Essays about: "economic efficiency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 325 essays containing the words economic efficiency.

  1. 1. The Cotton Dilemma A case study on what proceedings less powerful Members use in order to carry out challenges and discuss their economic interests within the configuration of WTO

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ida Wertsén; [2014-07-01]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Cotton has great importance to the global trade market, and could be a solution ofeconomic improvement in developing countries. Although, African cotton is generallycheaper to produce, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, and Mali have experienced difficulties tomaintain competitiveness on the market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Income-related inequalities in self-raported health across 29 European countries : Findings from the European Social Survey

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Centrum för forskning om ojämlikhet i hälsa (CHESS)

    Author : Olena Tigova; [2014]
    Keywords : self-reported health; inequalities; income; health inequities; Europe;

    Abstract : Background: The degree of health variation among social groups is an important indicator of population health and the efficiency of economic and social systems. Previous studies revealed existence of health inequalities across Europe, however recent studies on the contribution of income to such inequalities are scarce. READ MORE

  3. 3. A pre-study on the compressed air system at Ljunghaell AB

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Sektionen för ekonomi och teknik (SET); Högskolan i Halmstad/Sektionen för ekonomi och teknik (SET)

    Author : Joakim Nelson Berg; Jonathan Lee; [2014]
    Keywords : Compressed air system; energy efficiency; operation; compressor; pipe system and leak detection; Tryckluftssystem; energieffektivisering; drift; kompressor; rörsystem samt läckagesökning;

    Abstract : The Swedish industry uses large volumes of compressed air. The compressed air process isenergy intensive and creates large amounts of excess heat. It is therefore important to utilizethe excess heat, optimize the operation of the compressors and to have a regular maintenanceon the system. READ MORE

  4. 4. Interest Rate Parity and Monetary Integration: A Cointegration Analysis of Sweden and the EMU

    University essay from KTH/Matematik (Inst.); KTH/Matematik (Inst.)

    Author : Richard Ruthberg; Steven Zhao; [2014]
    Keywords : Interest Rate Parity IRP ; Covered Interest Parity CIP ; Uncovered Interest Parity UIP ; Forward Rate Unbiasedness Hypothesis FRUH ; Monetary Integration; Sweden; EMU; STIBOR; EURIBOR; Cointegration; Johansen Test; Dynamic OLS; ränteparitet; ränteparitetsvillkoret; kurssäkrad ränteparitet; icke-kurssäkrad ränteparitet; effektiva marknadshypotesen; valutaterminer; monetär integration; Sverige; EMU; STIBOR; EURIBOR; kointegration; Johansen test; dynamisk OLS;

    Abstract : This thesis provides a thorough analysis of the covered- and uncovered interest parity conditions (CIP, UIP) as well as the forward rate unbiasedness hypothesis (FRUH) for Sweden and the European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU). By studying data on interbank rates in Sweden (STIBOR) and the EMU (EURIBOR) as well as the corresponding spot- and forward exchange rates, monetary integration and country-specific risks are determined and analyzed with direct applications to the potential entry of Sweden into the EMU. READ MORE

  5. 5. Analysis of the Impact of TD-LTE on mobile broadband

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för informations- och kommunikationsteknik (ICT)

    Author : Xi Chen; [2014]
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    Abstract : The mobile broadband services have developed rapidly over the years, becoming critical revenue components of operator business. To accommodate users' growing interests on mobile broadband services and applications, global operators have tried to reorganize their former voice-centered networks by focusing more on the reinforcement of mobile data network performances and capacities. READ MORE