Essays about: "Inequality"

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  1. 1. SOCIO-ECONOMIC BACKGROUND, ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE AND CAREER CHOICES OF GREEK YOUNG ADULTS. A MIXED METHODS STUDY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Panagiotis Patsis; [2020-09-11]
    Keywords : Socio-economic background SEB ; academic performance; career choices; young adults; economic crisis;

    Abstract : Aim:The main purpose of this study is to determine the role of socio-economic background (SEB) of young adults, who live in a medium size city of Greece (Ioannina), in shaping their academic performance at school and their career choices afterwards.Theory:The project is based on the cultural theory or theory of reproduction from the French sociologist Pierre Bourdieu. READ MORE

  2. 2. Political reservations and women’s economic activity in India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linn Alexandersson; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Economic activity; India; social norms; political reservation; gender inequality; stereotypes; Panchayati Raj;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  3. 3. A cross-country analysis of o shore wealth determinants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Matteo Machiorlatti; [2020-07-10]
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    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Ungrouping Income Distributions - The Italian Doxa Survey of 1948

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Matteo Santi; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Data Ungrouping; Quantitative Economic History; ; Inequality; Poverty;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  5. 5. The Role of Capital Taxation in Sweden: Inheritance and Wealth Accumulation over the Lifecycle

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Fanny Franov Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Inequality; Capital Tax; Overlapping Generations;

    Abstract : Against the backdrop of increasing levels of wealth inequality in the Swedish economy, this thesis will deploy a large scale overlapping generations model with heterogeneous ability groups to evaluate the behavioral responses of individuals across the lifecycle as well as distributional and efficiency impacts of tax policy. Specifically, the paper will examine effects resulting from a reintroduction of inheritance taxation and varying rates of increase in the capital income tax rate. READ MORE