Essays about: "Household portfolio choice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words Household portfolio choice.

  1. 1. The Relationship between Credit Constraints and Household Risky Assets : The Case of China

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Shen Wen; Wu Simin; [2017]
    Keywords : Credit Constraints; Life-cycle Theory; Household Portfolio Choice; Household Risky Assets.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this empirical research is to evaluate the relationship between credit constraints and household risky assets in China. The life-cycle hypothesis theory and household portfolio choice theory is the basis of the research. READ MORE

  2. 2. Risky Asset Holding and Labour Income Risk: Evidence from Italian Households

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Haiyue Dong; Junjie Jiang; [2016]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Household portfolio choice problem has been in debate for a long time, and it be- comes more relevant nowadays. Substantial works have been done to understand the relationship between labour income risk and risky asset holding, despite that inconsistent empirical relationships are revealed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Heterogeneity of U.S. Household Labor Income: Evidence from Stock Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Zhixue Su; [2014]
    Keywords : Labor Income Process; Heterogeneity; Optimal Portfolio Choice; Beta Decile Index Portfolio; Sector Index Portfolio;

    Abstract : The thesis is aimed to have a deeper understanding of heterogeneity of household labor income process across different educational levels and industrial categories. I utilize a fixed-effect model and risk decomposition methodology to analyze the differences of risk profile of labor income innovations and the correlation between labor income process and stock portfolio returns. READ MORE

  4. 4. Health Effects on the Households’ Stockholding Decisions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Iryna Volkova; Tatjana Parfjonova; [2012]
    Keywords : Household portfolio choice; household stock market participation; health effects; background risk; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study investigates the relationship between health and households’ decisions whether to participate in the stock market or not. We construct a set of health variables and out of these, we choose the most important health factors, such as self-assessed health, mobility limitations and mental health. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cash crops vs food crops : A case study of household's crop choices in Babati District

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för livsvetenskaper

    Author : Petter Åström; [2009]
    Keywords : Tanzania; Babati; household; crop orientation; crop portfolio choices; cash crops.;

    Abstract : According to earlier research farmer's crop orientation in developing countries mainly depends on farm size, large-scale farmers prefer cash crop while small-scale farmers prefer subsistence crops. The first aim of this study is to see if this hypothesis can be applied on six households in Babati District in rural Tanzania. READ MORE