Search for dissertations about: "market imperfections"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the words market imperfections.

  1. 1. Risk, Time and Land Management under Market Imperfections: Applications to Ethiopia

    Author : Mahmud Yesuf; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; land degradation; market imperfections; transaction costs; soil conservation; fertilizer adoption; risk preference; time preference; experimental studies; Ethiopia;

    Abstract : This Ph.D. thesis addresses both theoretical and empirical issues pertaining to land management decisions of farm households in developing countries working under an imperfect market and institutional setting (with case studies from Ethiopia). READ MORE

  2. 2. An economic study on forest resource competition : How market imperfections and increased competition affect woody feedstock markets

    Author : Elias Olofsson; Robert Lundmark; Nicklas Forsell; Luleå tekniska universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Forestry and forest industry sectors have vital roles in the economy, both on a national and regional level. Due to the significant role of these sectors on the economic system, it is important to understand how competition issues impact market outcomes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Volvo faces a deregulated European electricity market

    Author : Süleyman Dag; Erik Dahlquist; Linköpings universitet; []
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    Abstract : A deregulated European electricity market, would in the long run, mean uniform prices for similar customers. Hence, companies in Sweden must be as competitive as other industries in continental Europe in their electricity use. READ MORE

  4. 4. Credit Rationing and Investment Behaviour under Market Imperfections: Evidence from commercial agriculture in Zambia

    Author : Abraham Mwenda; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  5. 5. Essays on the Skill Premium

    Author : Klas Sandén; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Wage Inequality; Skill Premium; Human Capital; Occupational Choice; Cooperatives; Contracting Out; Outsourcing; Fragmentation; Technological Change; Market Power; Monopolistic Competition; Innovation; Risk; Uncertainty;

    Abstract : The thesis consists of three separate essays about wage inequality in industrialized countries. In the first essay, it is shown that an increased supply of high-skill workers can increase the wage rate and increase the relative wage of high-skill workers. READ MORE