Essays about: "Labor supply"

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  1. 1. An Investigation of Cefadroxil and Meropenem’s Supply Chain and Estimationof the Health Economic Consequences in Sweden due to Shortage

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    Author : Christine Attemalm; Jonathan Efverström; Dania Elkhalifa; Viktor Hansen; Yasmine Sundelin Tjärnström; [2020]
    Keywords : cefadroxil; meropenem; supply chain; backorders; Swedish healthcare;

    Abstract : Sweden has been increasingly affected by drug shortage and the public healthcare system has identified a large amount of antibiotics risking shortage. Drug shortage of antibiotics is a worldwide problem with complex causes and consequences affecting many countries healthcare systems. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of demand density on firm productivity in the restaurant industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Victoria Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : Demand density; labor productivity; substitutability; restaurant industry;

    Abstract : Many researchers have investigated the factors influencing productivity. However, the majority of studies have focused on the supply side variables and hence, the research focusing on demand side factors is small. READ MORE

  3. 3. Silent waters – Diving beyond the resource nexus : A critical case study of clothing brands on water sustainability issues

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Celina Thaller de Zarate; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; integrated nexus approach; problem representation; water; feminist research; clothing industry;

    Abstract : The clothing industry can be linked to problematic issues of social equity and environmental sustainability worldwide. This is manifested in the every-day consumer behavior of industrialized societies, which heavily relies on geographically distant labor and resources. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vintage Workers: A Qualitative Study on Age Discrimination in Hiring Among High-Skilled Occupations

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Elvira Ekberg; Fredrik Bauer; [2020]
    Keywords : Age Discrimination; Older Worker; Hiring; Stereotypes; Ideal Worker;

    Abstract : At a point in time when demographic aging is inevitable, countries across the globe try to encourage older workers to remain in the workforce past the set retirement age. Meanwhile, the academic debate emphasizes how these supply-side reforms are undermined by demand-side barriers in the form of hiring discrimination among older workers caused by age stereotypes. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effects of Inheritance Expectation on Current Economic Behavior

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Lundberg; [2020]
    Keywords : inheritance expectations; labor income; savings; consumption;

    Abstract : According to the standard life-cycle hypothesis, all expected future incomes should be incorporated into an individual’s life-time budget and therefore affect current economic behavior. As inheritances can be anticipated to some extent, I test if expectations on receiving an inheritance in the future affect individuals’ current decisions about their labor supply, savings and consumption. READ MORE