Essays about: "Overlapping generations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words Overlapping generations.

  1. 1. Automation, population aging, and growth

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alfred Romero Molina; [2017]
    Keywords : automation; population aging; economic growth; PAYGO pension system; Overlapping Generations Model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In this paper we analyze the effects that automation and population aging exert on economic growth. We do that by means of an Overlapping Generations Model (Diamond, 1965) in which automation capital is taken into account in the production structure of the economy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Estimating the Socioeconomic Impact from Worksite Health Promoting Activities through a Quantitative Approach

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Magnus Klingspor; Emanuel Brendarou; [2015]
    Keywords : Absenteeism; Human capital; Health promotion program; Dynamic model;

    Abstract : In recent years, Sweden has faced soaring numbers of sick leave reports and costs associated with sickness absence. This has highlighted the importance of worksite health promoting activities, based on the assumption that such would offset the recent trend shift in public health. READ MORE

  3. 3. Youth civic engagement in Bhutan: Obedient citizens or social activists?

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Riikka Suhonen; [2014]
    Keywords : youth participation; civic engagement; democratisation; Bhutan; active citizenship;

    Abstract : People’s participation in their own development is at the core of Communication for Development. This study explores the potential and barriers for youth civic engagement especially among the urban youth in Bhutan, a newly democratised country in the Eastern Himalayas. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bitter Roots that Prevent the Sweet Fruits of Education

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Huub Brouwer; Jasper Buijnsters; [2013]
    Keywords : human capital; rising old-age dependency; borrowing constraints; tuition subsidy; education;

    Abstract : In nearly all developed countries, the fraction of elderly in the population will rise considerably during the next four decades. This rise in old-age dependency will have significant ramifications for welfare. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Homeowner Tax and Economic Efficiency in Sweden

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Tobias Lönnevall; [2006]
    Keywords : Homeowner tax; Overlapping Generations Model;

    Abstract : Several studies have shown that housing capital receives preferential tax treatment in many countries, and that this creates welfare reducing distortions. This happens through an over-investment in housing capital that distorts the composition of the aggregate capital stock. READ MORE