Essays about: "CGE"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the word CGE.

  1. 1. A struggle between reality and reliability: The uncertainties of including indirect land use change in life-cycle assessments

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Nathalie Hjulström; [2019]
    Keywords : Indirect land use change; life-cycle assessment; biofuel; bio-based plastics; Technology and Engineering; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Serious questions have been raised about the environmental impacts of biofuels concerning indirect land use change (ILUC) and this concept may also be applied to other products such as bio-based plastics. The purpose of this study is to identify the uncertainties of including ILUC in life-cycle assessments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mass challenge or vital necessity? An evaluation of Swedish post-war immigration in a general equilibrium framework

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Markus Pettersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Immigration; Fiscal policy; Welfare; Computable general equilibrium CGE model; Overlapping generations OLG ;

    Abstract : Using a computable general equilibrium model with overlapping generations, this thesis analyses the impact of post-war immigration (1960-2015) on the Swedish economy. Three counterfactual scenarios are compared with a baseline scenario based on the observed economic development of Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Optimisation of capillary gel electrophoresis method for enhanced separation of mRNA shortmers

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - BMC

    Author : Nina Petersson; [2018]
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    Abstract : Advancements in the field of modified messenger RNA (mRNA) has led to new ventures in the pharmaceutical industry. However, new drug products demand new analytical methods to ensure the efficacy and purity of the drug. READ MORE

  4. 4. Environmental policy after Brexit : how does the introduction of a fossil-energy tax affect the british economy?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Rebekka Bärenbold; [2018]
    Keywords : environmental policy; CGE analysis; fossil-energy tax; GTAP; Brexit;

    Abstract : As the United Kingdom (UK) is set to leave the European Union (EU) in 2019, it faces large uncertainties especially with respect to international policy such as climate policies. The UK still has to meet previously agreed upon climate targets but it now has the possibility to abolish EU climate policies and implement different strategies on a national level. READ MORE

  5. 5. Process Simulation of Plasma Gasification for Landfill Waste

    University essay from KTH/Materialvetenskap

    Author : Tan Boon Hau; [2018]
    Keywords : landfill waste; RDF; plasma gasification; syngas;

    Abstract : The growing amount of landfill waste within the EU could pose a problem in the future should there not be any effective treatment methods. This study aims to investigate the performance of landfill waste in a plasma gasification process by simulating the process in ASPEN Plus. READ MORE