Essays about: "Government size"

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  1. 21. Government Size and the Effect on Economic Growth in the EU?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi; Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Ludwig Schmidt; Harald Wigerstedt; [2019]
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    Abstract : The literature on the relationship between the size of government and the economic growthis full of contradictory findings. There are some scholars that claim to have found a negative relationship whilst others claim that the evidence presents no conclusion on whether the relationship is positive, negative or non-existent. READ MORE

  2. 22. Agile Adoption in Public Agencies : A case study of the Swedish Tax agency

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Demi Nguyen; Emelie Hu; [2019]
    Keywords : Project management; Agile; Waterfall; Agile adoption; Scrum; SAFe; public agency; government agency; public sectors.; Projekthantering; Agil; Vattenfall; implementation av Agil; Scrum; SAFe; Myndighet; Offentliga sektorn.;

    Abstract : Citizens’ expectations of products and services produced by the public agencies are rising incredibly due to the fact that savvy startups and other global technology businesses have been succeeded in providing a high standard of digital services in the past decades. This, in turn, puts pressure on the public agencies in how they need to work in order to meet the citizens’ expectations and needs. READ MORE

  3. 23. What determines CEO compensation in retail banks? : A comparative study in Sweden and the UK following the financial crisis

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Didrik Peterzén; Anja Davidsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate governance; CEO compensation; Financial Crisis; Retail banks.;

    Abstract : Abstract Background: Following the financial crisis in 2008, a debate concerning excessive compensation of CEOs in retail banks arose. Previous studies have examined the association between CEO compensation and different factors namely, firm performance, board characteristics and firm size. READ MORE

  4. 24. From kings and dictators to liberal democracies: How political regimes affect income inequality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Koen Harmsen; [2018]
    Keywords : Income inequality; Selectorate theory; political regimes; winning coalition; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study looks at how political regimes affect income inequality. Levels of inequality differ a lot between countries but tend to be very stable over time in a country. This is in line with explanations of inequality that focus on structural factors, of which political regimes could be one. READ MORE

  5. 25. Whatever it takes: ECB’s Mandate of Purchasing Government Bonds on Secondary Markets

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Christopher Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : European central bank; Quantitative easing; European Union; EU-law; PSPP; OMT; Monetary financing; Monetary policy; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : When the European debt crisis struck the eurozone in late 2009, the European Central Bank (ECB) played a vital role to mitigate the economic situation. In 2012, the ECB announced the introduction of Outright Monetary Transactions (OMT), a government bond buying programme. READ MORE