Search for dissertations about: "rate of return analysis"

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  1. 1. Determinants and Consequences of Language-in-Education Policies Essays in Economics of Education

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Education,Stockholm University

    Author : Christelle Garrouste; Holger Daun; Henry M. Levin; François Grin; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Language-in-education policies; decision-making analysis; non-cooperative game; language skills; HLM; human capital theory; rate of return analysis; post-colonial Africa; IALS; SACMEQ; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education International education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik Internationell pedagogik; internationell pedagogik; International Education;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three empirical studies. The first study, Rationales to Language-in-Education Policies in Postcolonial Africa: Towards a Holistic Approach, considers two issues. First, it explores the factors affecting the choice of an LiE policy in 35 African countries. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the pricing equations of some path-dependent options

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Matematiska institutionen

    Author : Jonatan Eriksson; Johan Tysk; Maciej Klimek; Tomas Björk; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Mathematical analysis; Parabolic partial differential equations; variational inequalities; American options; barrier options; monotonicity in the volatility; turbo warrants; pricing formulas; Matematisk analys; MATHEMATICS Algebra; geometry and mathematical analysis Mathematical analysis; MATEMATIK Algebra; geometri och analys Analys;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four papers and a summary. The common topic of the included papers are the pricing equations of path-dependent options. READ MORE

  3. 3. Essays on Economics of Natural Resource Management and Experiments

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Wisdom Akpalu; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Optimal taxation; Efficiency; Externality; Dynamic analysis; Firm behaviour; Fishery; Regulatory compliance; Common pool resources; Experiment; Ostracism; Contribution norm; Public goods; Ghana;

    Abstract : This thesis has five self-contained essays. The titles and the abstracts of the various essays are as follows. Paper 1: Natural Resource use Conflict: Gold Mining in Tropical Rainforest in Ghana: Gold is frequently mined in rainforests that can provide either gold or forest benefits, but not both. READ MORE

  4. 4. Return to Sender Essays on Extended producer Responsibility

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Helén Forslind; Göran Skogh; Astri Muren; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Extended Procedur Responsibility; End-of-Life vehicles; Economic incentives; Growth; Producentansvar; Pantsystem; Tillväxt; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis to increase the understanding of how Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) affects the economy. EPR is a principle stating that producers should be responsible for the environmental impact of their products throughout the life cycle. READ MORE

  5. 5. The theory of Homo comperiens, the firm’s market price, and the implication for a firm’s profitability

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Joachim Landström; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Homo Comperiens; Inefficient Markets; Efficient Markets; Arbitrage; No-Arbitrage; Market Price; Market Value; Intrinsic Value; Residual Income; Residual Earnings; Company Valuation; Firm Valuation; Valuation; Accounting; Financial Accounting; Financial Analysis; Residual Rate-of-Return; Residual Rates-of-Returns; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis proposes a theory of inefficient markets that uses limited rational choice as a central trait and I call it the theory of Homo comperiens. The theory limits the alternatives and states that the subjects are aware of and only allow them to have rational preference relations on the limited action set and state set, i.e. READ MORE