Essays about: "Macroeconomic Crises"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words Macroeconomic Crises.

  1. 1. From a pandemic to a financial crisis?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lykke Nyberg; Alexandra Stertman; [2022]
    Keywords : Financial crises; Regression analysis; Covid-19 pandemic; Logistic regression model; Swedish economy; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The main objective of this study is to create a model that can predict the probability of a financial crisis and apply it to the Swedish economy of today. Using a logistical regression model, a quantitative study is conducted by investigating a cross-sectional data set covering 18 countries stretching over approximately 150 years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Master of crisis: Strategic management dealing with, and benefitting from, COVID-19 : A multiple case study of Swedish Multinational Manufacturing firms in turbulent markets

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Max Bergstrand; Pontus Jakobsson; Alexander Jarmdahl; [2022]
    Keywords : Strategic management; Crisis; COVID-19; Multinational firms; Manufacturing industry;

    Abstract : Background: The outbreak of COVID-19 caused widespread economic distress with waves of business failures among several industries. Literature suggests that businesses can acknowledge opportunities and profit from shifts in the external environment through strategic management. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a critical understanding of Doughnut Economics - The case of Tomelilla, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Filip Eriksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Doughnut Economics; Economic growth; Tomelilla; Critical theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In recent years, Kate Raworth’s new alternative macroeconomic model, “doughnut economics” (DE) has become increasingly popular within policies on different scales around the world. The doughnut-shaped framework addresses the urgent crises of our time by advocating for a balanced development that considers the planet’s well-being while securing our social needs. READ MORE

  4. 4. "Doing Well by Doing Good" - A Mantra that Holds During Times of Crisis?: A quantitative study about the effect of employee- and consumer-related CSR investments on company financial performance

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Ulrika Heikkinen; Hannah Dietsche; [2021]
    Keywords : CSR; Macroeconomic Crises; Financial Performance; Covid-19; Corporate Social Responsibility;

    Abstract : The Covid-19 crisis led to employees shifting to a work-from-home environment and consumers reducing their overall consumption, changes which had overall negative implications on firms and their financial performance. Previous research suggests firms investing in employee- and consumer-related CSR should gain advantages, such as having more skilled and hard-working employees and higher consumer loyalty, both of which would be expected to be financially beneficial during these crisis times. READ MORE

  5. 5. Capital flows during times of crises : A study of 21st century economic crises and their impact on FDI-flows

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

    Author : Repeta Andreas; Palm Carl; [2021]
    Keywords : Capital Flows; Foreign Direct Investment; Economic cycles; Great Recession; SARS-CoV-19 pandemic;

    Abstract : Foreign direct investment has been sharply affected by the global SARS-CoV-19 pandemic, as quarantine measures have decimated global trade, aviation and domestic economies through lockdowns which have wreaked havoc on markets. Macroeconomic indicators including GDP growth rates, unemployment, business confidence, consumer confidence, retail sales and inflation have all been negatively affected due to the simultaneous supply & demand shock caused by the pandemic. READ MORE