Essays about: "economic efficiency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 278 essays containing the words economic efficiency.

  1. 1. A Retake on Productivity Growht, Technical Progress and Efficiency Change using Malmquist Productivity Indexes.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Frank Eriksson Barman; [2014-09-05]
    Keywords : Productivity; Data Envelopment Analysis; Efficient Frontiers; Malmquist index; Technical Efficiency; Technological Change; Penn World Table; OECD countries;

    Abstract : This thesis follows methods employed by Färe et al. (1994) in their influential article ‘Productivity Growth, Technical Progress, and Efficiency Change in Industrialized Countries’, published in the American Economic Review. READ MORE

  2. 2. Process Simulations of Small Scale Biomass Power Plant

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Ingenjörshögskolan (IH)

    Author : Uchechukwu Megwai Godswill; [2014-08-11]
    Keywords : Biomass power technology; gasification; internal combustion engine ICE ; micro gas turbine MGT ; gas turbine; stirling engine; steam turbine;

    Abstract : Power generation from biomass based renewable energy technologies is a promising option in retrofitting our dependence in conventional power generation processes. The development of any society is not possible without sustainable energy and access to energy creates that environment that allows the world to thrive. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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]
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    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

  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