Essays about: "OECD"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 258 essays containing the word OECD.

  1. 1. “The Importance of Income Inequality at the Top End of the Distribution as Opposed to the Bottom End as Determinant of Growth”

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : George Kyroglou; [2017]
    Keywords : Income Inequality; National Growth; Top-end Inequality; Bottom-end Inequality; Investment; Inflation; Fertility Rate;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to analyze whether income inequality is a determinant of national growth and whether this influence is different when income inequality in the upper and the lower decile of income distribution are separately examined. According to the statistical analysis that was held, income inequality was found to have some statistically significant connection with the national economic growth of selected OECD countries, but only in the long run. READ MORE

  2. 2. Quantitative model of present and future well-being in the EU-28 : a spatial multi-criteria evaluation of socioeconomic and climatic comfort factors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Joakim Jörwall; [2017]
    Keywords : GIS; well-being; multi-criteria evaluation; EU-28; physical geography and ecosystem analysis; UTCI; Tourism Climatic Index; Predicted Mean Vote; Analytic Hierarchy Process; Fuzzy membership; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Both within the EU and within other regions/countries, there is a need to measure and monitor the well-being/Quality of Life (QoL) of people, in order to identify, anticipate, and address potential social or economic problems, at national and regional levels. This study presents a model to quantitatively estimate the spatial well-being (QoL) distribution across the EU-28 member states down to the municipal level, using tools offered by GIS. READ MORE

  3. 3. A study of correlation between stock market fluctuations and political orientation of incumbent parties

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Pontus Nilsson; Erik Hannell; [2017]
    Keywords : Finance; Economics; Politics; Stock Market; Political Orientation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT This bachelor thesis investigates whether there are any correlation between the political orientation of the incumbent party of a country and the performance of the stock market, i.e. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Definition of a Permanent Establishment in the BEPS Era : An analysis of the introduction of commissionaire structures in Article 5(5) of the OECD Model Treaty

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Camilla Berkesten Hägglund; [2017]
    Keywords : International tax law; Internationell skatterätt;

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  5. 5. The rise of China: Competing or complementary to DAC aid flows in Africa?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Louise Granath; [2016-09-09]
    Keywords : Foreign aid; China; donor coordination; bilateral DAC; Africa;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE