Essays about: "Household determinants"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 essays containing the words Household determinants.

  1. 1. Household overcrowding in Stockholm : A study of its spatial distribution and associations with socio-economic, demographic and housing characteristics at a small-scale neighborhood level

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Sanna Falk; [2021]
    Keywords : Household overcrowding; neighborhood characteristics; cluster analysis; segregation; housing policy; urban planning; Stockholm.; Trångboddhet;

    Abstract : Existing studies of household overcrowding in Sweden are often descriptive and examine patterns at a large scale. Levels of overcrowding have increased since the mid-1980s and the highest shares are found in the largest cities among residents with a low income, a migration background, living in rental apartments, and often with children. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Why People Are Moving Out of Agriculture: Micro-Evidence from Uganda and Ethiopia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Jasmin Bina; [2020]
    Keywords : Rural Non-Farm Economy; Ethiopia; Uganda; Push Factors; Pull Factors; Capacity Factors; Multinomial Logit Model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper studies the determinants shaping the likelihood of being active in the non-farm sector in the rural economies of Sub-Saharan Africa. More specifically, the push, pull and capacity factors for a cross-sectional sample of rural Uganda and Ethiopia are explored. READ MORE

  4. 4. Parental stress and child anxiety and depression : A cross-sectional survey study in Sweden and Switzerland

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper

    Author : Linda Breitkreuz Chauvet; [2020]
    Keywords : parental stress; child anxiety; child depression; RCADS; work-family conflict; föräldrars stress; barns ångest; barns depression; RCADS; work- family conflict;

    Abstract : Introduction: The shift from single- to dual-earner households means that, often, both parents have joined the paid labor force. The demands of work and family can conflict, and this conflict can be a major stressor to parents in today’s high-income countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Intention Behavior Gap in Purchasing Used Products : A Quantitative Analysis of Factors Determining Purchase of Secondhand Household Durables in Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Mojtaba Parsatemijani; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainable consumption; thrift shopping behavior; secondhand products; theory of planned behavior;

    Abstract : The incremental awareness ofenvironmental issues and sustainability has shifted the retail industryin past years. Consumers are increasingly demanding for sustainable products and services and consequently, companies need to address customers’ demands to maintain their profitability. READ MORE