Essays about: "Josefin Ångman"

Found 2 essays containing the words Josefin Ångman.

  1. 1. What is driving house prices in Stockholm?

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Josefin Ångman; [2016]
    Keywords : House prices; Vector error correction; Error correction; co-integration; overvaluation; long run equilibrium;

    Abstract : An increased mortgage cap was introduced in 2010, and as of May 1st 2016 an amortization requirement was introduced in an attempt to slow down house price development in Sweden. Fluctuations in the house prices can significantly influence macroeconomic stability, and with house prices in Stockholm rising even more rapidly than Sweden as a whole makes the understanding of Stockholm’s dynamics very important, especially for policy implications. READ MORE

  2. 2. Remittances and Development : Empirical evidence from 99 developing countries

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Josefin Ångman; Pernilla Larsson; [2014]
    Keywords : Remittances; Development; Human Development; Developing Countries; Fixed-Effects Panel Data Estimation; Two-Stage Least Square Estimation;

    Abstract : Several studies have examined the effect of remittances on economic growth,poverty, education, and governance, among other factors, in developing countrieswith inconclusive results. Using annual panel data of 99 developing countries invarious empirical models, this study aim to answer the question how remittances affect a broader aspect of development using the Human Development Index asdependent variable. READ MORE