Essays about: "Banks"

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  1. 1. Another Lunatic Line? An Economic Evaluation of the Standard Gauge Railway in Kenya

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hedda Most; [2021]
    Keywords : Transportation Infrastructure; Railways; Kenya; Differences-in-Differences; Income; Economic Growth; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This research paper seeks to examine the emerging role of transportation infrastructure on economic activity in low-income countries due to its vital part in facilitating deeper integration of markets, hence fostering inclusive growth and prosperity for the poor. Although its economic causal framework suggests ambiguous results, transportation investments account for the largest share of the World Bank's lending to developing countries. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effectiveness of Foreign Aid on Corruption Eradication in Developing Countries’ Institutions. : A Qualitative Case Study Related to International Relations Studies with A Focus on A West African Country: Nigeria.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för samhälls- och kulturvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Olivia Banks Westerlund; [2021]
    Keywords : Bribery; Corruption; Economic Aid; Facilitate Payment; Governance; Legitimacy.;

    Abstract : Abstract. Foreign aid's effectiveness on eradicating corruption is a fragile yet complex topic to research in International Relations. Some scholars argue that economic aid should not be given without specific conditions, while some argue that aid should be given with strict or specific rules to recipient countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. Option Pricing using Artificial Neural Networks

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Beräkningsbiologi och biologisk fysik

    Author : Jan Mueller; [2021]
    Keywords : Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Neural networks have an increasingly important role in the financial market, by offering a solution to stationarity and non-linearity whilst also providing robustness and predictive power. Options and option pricing are a fundamental area of interest in the daily activities of investment banks, hedge funds and trading firms in the financial market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investigating the existence of a bank lending channel in Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Mervan Bedikanli; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This paper uses quarterly Swedish bank-level data from 1999 to 2019 in an attempt to study the existence of a bank lending channel in Sweden. The bank lending channel is concerned with the role of credit in an economy, where it is argued that monetary policy can affect the real economy through a credit channel, in which banks shift their supply of loans to the public. READ MORE

  5. 5. Does capital structure affect the valuation of banks?

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    Author : David Eklund; Petter Lundgren; [2020-08-25]
    Keywords : capital structure; debt to equity-ratio;

    Abstract : In this paper, we examine the capital structure and other factors affecting the valuation of U.S. banks. The study focuses on the largest publicly traded U. READ MORE