Essays about: "Nationalekonomi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2153 essays containing the word Nationalekonomi.

  1. 1. The effect of environmental policies on CO2 emissions - using the environmental policy stringency index

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Elin Alexandersson; [2020-09-15]
    Keywords : Environmental policy stringency index; CO₂ emissions; panel data; fixed effects;

    Abstract : The carbon concentration in the air has increased by 50 percent since pre-industrial times and continues to increase every year. Climate change is, therefore, a significant challenge today. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effect of Market Power on Housing Prices

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Eldar Arasli; Vilmer Lunneblad; [2020-09-08]
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    Abstract : The Effect of Market Power on Housing Prices Abstract: In this paper we wish to examine whether market power of housing suppliers is predictive of the price of housing in the municipality of Stockholm. This is, in part, done by developing a measure of market power - market concentration - and regressing measures of price on it. READ MORE

  3. 3. Active fund management or passive index cruising?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Joel Johansson; Gustav Osbeck; [2020-08-07]
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    Abstract : How should an investor pick funds to invest in? What is the best strategy, picking active or passive funds? It’s hard to navigate the fund landscape when there is ambiguous evidence and advice coming from different directions. Do fund managers outperform the market and passive funds? Do they bring something extra of value to the table in regards to their high management fees? The question seems almost age-old at this point, from dart throwing monkeys outperforming high profile fund managers to famous investors proclaiming that active fund management is dead, it’s hard to know what is really true about active versus passive fund management. READ MORE

  4. 4. Reforestation & Marine Permaculture: Does the Method Affect the Willingness To Pay for Carbon Offsetting? A Randomised Contingent Valuation Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Elice Fällström; August Schelin; [2020-07-24]
    Keywords : Carbon offsetting; Reforestation; Marine permaculture; Contingent valuation; Willingness to pay; Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : Failing to limit global mean surface temperature rise to 1.5°C risks leading to irreversible environmental degradation. One measure to mitigate global warming is carbon offsetting through increasing biotic carbon sequestration. READ MORE

  5. 5. The confidence for swedish authorities before and during the pandemic Covid-19

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Matilda Arvidsson; Emma Martinsson Schroderus; [2020-07-24]
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    Abstract : Trust has a fundamental importance in a society. Confidence for community institutions such as the government, the healthcare system, the police authority, the media and the public health agency is an important part of the functioning of society. READ MORE