Essays about: "Industrial policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 190 essays containing the words Industrial policy.

  1. 1. Unconventional monetary policy and stock market prices in a small open economy: Evidence from Sweden’s quantitative easing

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Claudia Tirado Luy; Nikola Kolev; [2020]
    Keywords : Unconventional monetary policy; Quantitative easing; Large-scale asset purchase; Stock market;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate the long-term behaviour of the Swedish stock market under quantitative easing (QE) between the years 2015-2019 in comparison to an equally long period before the implementation of QE. The relationship is analysed within the framework of transmission channels of monetary policy and with considerations for previous research on the topic. READ MORE

  2. 2. Location decisions regarding forest plantations in Brazil : Which aspects are important to actors in the Brazilian tree industry?

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Katarina Nilsson Lannerstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : Eucalyptus; sustainable development; land use; decision-making; policy; legislation; independent forest certification; economic sustainability; environmental sustainability; social sustainability;

    Abstract : Brazilian productive forest plantations and sustainability is a continuous subject of debate, since such forest plantations constitute an increasing proportion of the Brazilian forest cover, and because of documented instances where some establishments have resulted in negative impacts on local ecosystems and communities. Meanwhile, balancing economic, environmental and social sustainability is becoming an important concern in industrial decision-making given the increasing importance of the global sustainability goals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Institutional theory and local economic development policies: A case study of Stockholm municipality’s new Business Policy

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Kseniia Zlygosteva; [2020]
    Keywords : institutions; relational geography; local economic development; institutional policymaking; institutional thickness;

    Abstract : The explorative case study aims to understand how the reform of business support and development undergoing in Stockholm municipality addresses existing institutions, and to what extent does the institutional context have the potential to adopt and sustain the change. Two case studies, Högdalen industrial area and Årsta wholesale center, illustrate how local economic development is organized in practice. READ MORE

  4. 4. Transformation of the Developmental State: A Comparative Case Study on South Korea and Taiwan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Pedagogik; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Changle Wang; [2020]
    Keywords : The Developmental State; Transformation; South Korea; Taiwan; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis has attempted to show the process of transformation from the developmental state in South Korea and Taiwan since the 1990s on the perspective of the four main elements of the developmental state in strong capacity of state, coherent bureaucracy, government-business coalition and industrial policy. Based on these four dimensions, the thesis investigated the evolved process from the developmental state model by tracing the exogenous and endogenous pressures, process of transformation and economic performance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Nowcasting with Dynamic Factor Model and Real-Time Vintage Data: A financial market actor's perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Filip Östlund; Marcel Attar; [2020]
    Keywords : Nowcasting; Macroeconomic Prediction; Dynamic Factor Model; DFM; Pseudo Real-Time Vintage data; U.S. GDP Growth Rate; Financial Market Actor; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : We develop and examine a dynamic factor nowcasting model (DFM) from the perspective of a financial market participant. The first point of analysis is the examination of its performance. Unlike other papers, we evaluate with daily frequency so that the performance metric reflects a continuous nowcasting signal. READ MORE