Search for dissertations about: "moral hazard"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 swedish dissertations containing the words moral hazard.

  1. 1. Moral Hazard and Insurance: Optimality, Risk and Preferences

    Author : Kristian Sundström; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; asymmetric information; second best solution; first best solution; Insurance; Moral Hazard;

    Abstract : The thesis consists of an introductory chapter, followed by three chapters which all deal with theoretical issues related to moral hazard and insurance. In Chapter 2 we assume symmetric and perfect information. READ MORE

  2. 2. Essays on Credit Risk

    Author : Caren Guo Nielsen; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Asset pricing; equity returns; size effect; value effect; momentum effect; credit risk effect; credit default swap; banks; asset risk; credit risk; portfolio choice; risk-based capital regulation; bank bailouts; moral hazard; distress risk; capital injections; TARP; CPP; market discipline; financial crisis;

    Abstract : This dissertation covers the issues related to credit risk that stem from the recent financial crisis and that are concerned by investors, financial intermediaries, and governments. The results of the research have important implications for asset managers, such as using the information from the credit risk market to rebalance stock portfolios, and for policy makers in regulating or bailing out banks. READ MORE

  3. 3. A study of asymmetric information problems in vehicle insurance

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Sherzod Yarmukhamedov; Jan-Eric Nilsson; Lars Hultkrantz; Eric Verhoef; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; asymmetric information; insurance; moral hazard; traffic safety; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Insurance is an indispensable part of modern welfare systems. It provides financial protection against unexpected losses and facilitates security and efficiency. READ MORE

  4. 4. Differences and similarities in work absence behavior - empirical evidence from micro data

    University dissertation from Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Author : Maria Nilsson; Mårten Palme; Jan Erik Askildsen; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; moral hazard; gender difference; immigrants; panel data; count data models; fixed effects; finite mixture models; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three self-contained essays about absenteeism.Essay I analyzes if the design of the insurance system affects work absence, i.e. the classic insurance problem of moral hazard. READ MORE

  5. 5. Parallel Trade, Reference Pricing and Competition in the Pharmaceutical Market: Theory and Evidence

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Miyase Yesim Köksal-Ayhan; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; parallel trade; pharmaceuticals; price competition; reference pricing; therapeutic competition; moral hazard; EU enlargement.;

    Abstract : Paper I. Reference Pricing: Making Parallel Trade in Pharmaceuticals Work This paper shows that parallel trade makes pharmaceutical manufacturers reduce their prices in the home (importing) country more when it is combined with the healthcare reimbursement policy of reference pricing, requiring consumers to pay the full extra cost if they don’t buy cheaper parallel imported drugs. READ MORE