Search for dissertations about: "Labour productivity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 47 swedish dissertations containing the words Labour productivity.

  1. 1. Labour productivity and international trade

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Lihong Yun; Lars Lundberg; Adam Szirmai; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Labour productivity; labour demand; inter-industry wage premium; export; import penetration; FDI; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The aims of the four treatises contained in here are to investigate the determinants of export (and FDI) and possible impacts of international trade on labour productivity, labour demand and inter-industry wage premiums.Paper [1] uses shift-share method and augmented production function-approach. READ MORE

  2. 2. Labour Productivity in the Building Industry – Studies of Uganda

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Henry Mwanaki Alinaitwe; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Uganda; Building industry; Labour Productivity;

    Abstract : Research has been pointing out that productivity in the building industry is stagnant and in some cases declining. Poor productivity of craftsmen is one of the causes of cost and time overruns on building projects. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovation, Technical Change and the Labour Market

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Linda Dastory; KTH.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Financial constraints; SMEs and innovation capability; Productivity; Funding mix; Bank regulation Technological change; Marginal productivity and wages; Work tasks; STEM; migration; Entrepreneurship; Nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : This doctoral thesis consist of four papers. The two first papers are related to financialeconomics and the other two to labour economics. All four papers deal with microeconomicsanalysis of individuals and firms. Where the first two are from a firms perspectiveand the two second once are from an individual perspective. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improvement of Labour Performance and Productivity in Uganda´s Building Industry

    University dissertation from Construction Management, Department of Construction Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Henry Mwanaki Alinaitwe; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; performance improvement; Labour productivity; building industry; Uganda;

    Abstract : Productivity of labour is particularly important especially in developing countries where most of the building work is still carried out on manual basis. Previous research has pointed out that productivity in the building industry is low and in some cases declining. READ MORE

  5. 5. Efficiency and Productivity in Swedish Banking

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Matilda Gjirja; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; technical efficiency; banking industry; financial deregulation; productivity; mergers and acquisitions; frontier cost functions; data envelopment analysis;

    Abstract : This Ph.D. thesis addresses issues pertaining to the assessment of efficiency and productivity in the Swedish banking sector. It consists of an introduction and three self contained papers. READ MORE