Search for dissertations about: "economic crises"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 swedish dissertations containing the words economic crises.

  1. 1. Swedish marine insurance between the World Wars

    University dissertation from Umeå : Institutionen för Ekonomisk Historia

    Author : Gustav Jakob Petersson; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; marine insurance; interwar period; economic crises; financial crises; deflation crisis; great depression; risk; trade; exchange-rate fluctuations; strategy; reinsurance; diversification; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia; ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Abstract : The present licentiate thesis analyses developments in Swedish marine insurance during the interwar period, including both direct marine insurance and marine reinsurance. This is done in order to provide insights on how companies of a highly internationalised and vulnerable line of insurance were affected by and responded to new risks during a period of far-reaching international financial and economic crises. READ MORE

  2. 2. Economic Fluctuations in the United Kingdom, 1750-1938

    University dissertation from Media-Tryck, Lund University, Sweden

    Author : Jason Lennard; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2018-05-03]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Banking crises; Business cycles; GDP; Monetary policy; Money supply; Narrative approach; Uncertainty;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the causes of economic fluctuations in the United Kingdom between the Industrial Revolution and the Second World War. The first part of the dissertation studies the micro origins of fluctuations by focusing on regional variation and its aggregate implications. READ MORE

  3. 3. Markov Regime Switching in Economic Time Series

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Ulf Erlandsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik; forecasting; Markov switching; exchange rates; interest rates; business cycle; economic policy; economic systems; economic theory; econometrics; Economics; currency crisis;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingens bidrag ligger inom området för Markov regimskiftesmodeller i tidsserieanalys. Den består av fem separata uppsatser som specifikt undersöker två statistiska frågeställningar, samt applicerar metodologin på fyra olika makroekonomiska områden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Money and Debt : Empirical Studies in Northern Europe 1840-2015

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Sean Kenny; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016-09-01]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Money; Monetary Aggregates; Historical Monetary Series; Cycles; Crises; Debt; Public Debt;

    Abstract : This dissertation firstly produces new financial series on money and bankassets which are consistent with current definitions for the UK for the crisisrich period 1840-80 and new monetary aggregates for Ireland from prefamine to independence (1840-1921). By employing the new data, cyclicaland seasonal analysis are conducted to shed light on the business cyclesand financial crises of the period. READ MORE

  5. 5. Regional wages and labour market integration in Sweden, 1732-2009

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Kristoffer Collin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Löner; Arbetsmarknad; Wages; Labor market; Sverige;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of an introduction, four research papers and two papers that describe the data collected. Three county-specific data sets were constructed: one wage data set for the manufacturing sector, one wage data set for the agricultural sector, and one cost-of-living data set. READ MORE