Essays about: "Johan Faxner"

Found 1 essay containing the words Johan Faxner.

  1. 1. An Inverted U: Testing for a Swedish Municipal Environmental Kuznets Curve with an Inequality Perspective

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Johan Faxner; Carl Edvin Steinvall; [2020]
    Keywords : Environmental Degradation; Environmental Kuznets Curve; Income Inequality; Swedish Municipalities;

    Abstract : The Environmental Kuznets Curve (EKC) hypothesis suggests a relationship between environmental degradation and economic development where degradation initially increases with economic development until a certain point where additional development is associated with decreasing degradation. In the literature, the effect of economic inequality on this relationship has been studied from both theoretical and empirical viewpoints. READ MORE