Essays about: "EU EPA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words EU EPA.

  1. 1. The Impact of Environmental Policy on Firm Values : An Event Study of Information Disclosure in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Sara Nilsson; Jonas Berglund; [2017]
    Keywords : European Union Emissions Trading Scheme; EU ETS; event study; commodities; energy; carbon dioxide; firm value; environmental policy;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper was to examine reactions on the stock market, due to the reporting of emissions and emission allowances of the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS), which can lead to a change in firm value. The methodology used was an event study approach, which was conducted by analysing the outcome on the stock market caused by a specific event. READ MORE

  2. 2. Liberalising into poverty? : a GTAP analysis of the SADC EPA

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Tatjana Döbeling; [2017]
    Keywords : Economic Partnership Agreement; SADC; Southern Africa; GTAP; state budget; current account; regional trade; infant industry; agriculture; subsistence farming;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to test the concerns about the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the EU and six southern African countries, based on a policy simulation with the GTAP-Model. As with other EPAs, opponents worried about the state budgets, the current accounts, the regional trade, the agricultural sector and the industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. Phthalates in preschool dust : the relation between phthalates and parameters in the preschool environment

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Marianne Balck; [2015]
    Keywords : phthalates; preschool; dust; chemicals; relation; correlation; children; kids; toys; buildings;

    Abstract : Children are constantly exposed to many chemicals via the products they come in contactwith in their everyday life. One chemical group is phthalates, the most commonly usedplasticisers in the world. READ MORE

  4. 4. The implication of economic partnership agreement for Africa, Caribbean and Pacific groups : a general equilibrium analysis

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Alemnesh Adamu Angelo; [2013]
    Keywords : Computable general equilibrium model; Africa; Caribbean and Pacific regions; international trade; preferential trade agreement; rules of origin;

    Abstract : European Union (EU) is the major trading partner for Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries. The trade relationship between the two regions has been based on the non-reciprocal trade preference granted by EU through series of Lome conventions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Modeling and Simulation of Urea Dosing System

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Zaki Ahmed; [2013]
    Keywords : Modeling; Simulation; Urea; Dosing;

    Abstract : To protect our health and environment from pollution, among others regulatory agencies in the European Union (EU) and legislation from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has required that pollutants produced by diesel engines - such as nitrogen oxides (NOx), hydrocarbons (HC) and particulate matter (PM) - be reduced. READ MORE