Search for dissertations about: "labour unions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 swedish dissertations containing the words labour unions.

  1. 1. Essays on temporary work agencies and the economic analysis of law

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Morgan Westéus; Thomas Aronsson; Per Skedinger; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; temporary work agency; family work experience; young adults; Sweden; labour law; EU direc- tive; unemployment; unjust dismissals; negotiations; settlements; labour unions; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of an introductory chapter and four self-contained papers on temporary work agenciesand the economic analysis of law.Paper [I] adds to the theoretical literature on the incentives of Temporary Work Agencies (TWAs). READ MORE

  2. 2. Trade, Unemployment and Labour Market Institutions

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Author : Jaewon Kim; Ann-Sofie Kolm; Anders Forslund; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; unemployment; labour market institutions; openness; trade; external risk; ethnic fractionalisation; panel data analysis; meta-regression analysis; extreme-bounds analysis; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The thesis consists of three papers, summarized as follows.       "The Determinants of Labour Market Institutions: A Panel Data Study"   This paper analyses the argument that labour market institutions can be thought of as devices for social insurance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Real Effects of Monetary Regimes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutet för internationell ekonomi

    Author : Anna Larsson; Lars Calmfors; Alberto Dalmazzo; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Monetary Regimes; Unions; Fiscal Policy; Inflation Targeting; Real Exchange Rate; Wage Setting; Unemployment; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three essays on the real effects of monetary regimes.“Monetary Regimes, Labour Mobility and Equilibrium Employment” analyses the impact of the monetary regime on labour markets in a small open economy by considering the game between large wage setters and the central bank in a model with labour mobility between sectors. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trying to make a living - Studies in the economic life of women in interwar Sweden

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Linda Lane; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; demography; discrimination; gender; income; labour market; occupations; standard of living; Sweden; trade unions;

    Abstract : Studies of the emerging economic roles of women have been dominated by the Anglo-American discourse. Female experiences of economic life in these countries are often interpreted as universal. This dissertation argues that institutional arrangements particular to specific societies generate different outcomes. READ MORE

  5. 5. Interest Groups and Government Policy. A Political Economy Analysis

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Fredrik CA Andersson; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonomisk politik; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonometri; economic systems; economic theory; econometrics; Economics; Special Interest Groups; Lobbying; Labour Unions; Information; Growth; Inequality; Corporatism; Campaign Contributions;

    Abstract : Politics induce economic agents to organise into special interest groups (SIGs) and act strategically to adjust their economic decisions and to conduct rent-seeking activities in order do improve the situation inflicted on them by policy. This thesis examines, in four essays, different forms of SIG influence on public policy in different institutional contexts. READ MORE