Essays about: "Economic Impact"

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  1. 1. Investigating flood risk cost in Kungsbacka using the ICPR FloRiAn GIS-tool

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Erika Lindqvist; [2019-10-25]
    Keywords : Flood risk cost; flood risk analysis; risk management; flood; natural hazard; ICOR FloRiAn; GIS;

    Abstract : Losses from floods have increased in recent years, worldwide and in Sweden. Understanding the economic and non-monetary cost of being exposed to flood hazard is important from a spatial planning perspective, particularly in urban areas. READ MORE

  2. 2. Climate Change, Making Poor People Poorer? An assessment of climatic shocks on household income in Bangladesh.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Smith; Dariush Shafiee; [2019-10-21]
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    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  3. 3. THE REAL ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF MONETARY POLICY: CONSIDERING ASSET PRICES AND HOUSEHOLD DEBT

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : ERIK THORDENBERG; [2019-10-21]
    Keywords : MONETARY POLICY; ASSET PRICES; DEBT CHANNEL; CONSUMPTION WEALTH CHANNEL;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  4. 4. The employment elasticity of economic growth - A global study of trends and determinants for the years 2000-2017.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Victoria Morén; Elias Wändal; [2019-09-05]
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    Abstract : In this paper, the employment elasticity of economic growth is calculated for 168 countries globally. The employment elasticity refers to the percentage change in employment associated with a 1% increase in GDP. Therefore, the higher the employment elasticity, the more labor-intensive growth. READ MORE

  5. 5. Life expectancy and economic growth: AIDS as a natural experiment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Andreas Bengtsson; Jessica Wirström; [2019-07-11]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine how life expectancy, as a measure for health, affects economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa. Furthermore, the model specifications in this thesis include AIDS, which is assumed to have an exogenous effect on life expectancy. This effect is in turn regarded as a natural experiment for life expectancy. READ MORE