Essays about: "Determinants of household savings"

Found 4 essays containing the words Determinants of household savings.

  1. 1. Determinants of household savings : An international cross-country analysis to detect the determinants of household savings

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Cajsa Fredriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Determinants of household savings; household savings; cross-country; social security; participation rate; old-age dependency rate; panel data; OECD;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to look into the determinants of household savings in an international cross-section. The focus is on the effects from social security, old-age dependency, participation rate and change in unemployment, among other variables as an addition to the disequilibrium saving hypotheses, which is the base theory for the savings function. READ MORE

  2. 2. Savings and Low Interest Rates – Can Low Interest Rate Environments Change the Effects of Determinants of Savings?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nils Billgert; [2018]
    Keywords : interest; savings; substitution; income; wealth; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the effects of a low real interest rate environment on household savings. It specifically analyses whether there can be an increased importance of the income effect relative to the intertemporal consumption substitution effect and whether there can be an increased potency in the wealth effect of the stock market due to the financial assets substitution effect in this environment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Determinants of the Household Savings Rate in Sweden

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Sebastian Dypbukt Källman; Johanna Melinder; [2017]
    Keywords : Structural break; Uncertainty avoidance; Household savings rate; Cointegration; House prices;

    Abstract : The Swedish household savings rate remains on elevated levels despite record high house prices, a buoyant Swedish economy, and aggressive monetary policy by the Swedish Riksbank. Utilizing cointegration techniques, this paper examines the long- and short-run determinants of the Swedish household savings rate during the period Q1:1980-Q3:2016. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Bridal Income and Education Effects on the Dowry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny Murat; [2013]
    Keywords : Dowry; Female Education; Female Income; Marriage Payments; Household Income; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the relationship between the magnitude of the dowry and the bride’s education and income. Dowry is defined the gifts transferred along with the bride from the bride’s natal family to the groom’s household at the time of marriage. READ MORE