Essays about: "Nationalekonomi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1989 essays containing the word Nationalekonomi.

  1. 1. The Innovative Swap System - A contingent valuation study on joining a swap system with sustainable cups

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Pontus Meier; Fanny Thulin; [2020-03-03]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Contingent Valuation Method; Willingness to Pay; Theory of Planned Behaviour; Circular Economy; Disposable Cups; Reusable Cups;

    Abstract : Although awareness of the problems caused by disposables is increasing, it is not well known that recycling of paper cups is difficult. Consequently, billions of cups end up in landfills every year. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gold – a hedge, safe haven or a diversifier - A comparison between the Swedish and the American financial market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Johannes Schmidt; Mikael Westerbäck; [2020-02-21]
    Keywords : Efficient frontier; investments strategies; Sharpe Ratio; gold; stocks; bonds; hedge; safe haven; portfolio analysis;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the role of gold as a financial asset and comparing the result between the American and the Swedish financial market. Using time series data for monthly and daily returns of S&P500, OMXS30, American 10-year bonds, Swedish 10-year bonds, oil and gold this study analyzes if gold has been a hedge, safe have or a diversifier for Swedish and American stocks and bonds the last 20 years. READ MORE

  3. 3. Voting Behavior and Economics - An Analysis of Individual and Municipal Voting Behavior in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Joseph Haghighi; Alexander Myrberg; [2020-02-18]
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    Abstract : This study aims to determine if there is a relationship between a few chosen socio-economic and economic factors and the results of the 2006 and 2010 Swedish elections. The thesis relates to both individual- and municipal levels. READ MORE

  4. 4. What causes fluctuations in the exchange rate? A quantitative study on the underlying variables that affects the Swedish Krona and Euro exchange rate

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Oskar Fagerholm; Arien Haghshenas; [2020-02-18]
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    Abstract : This paper focuses on analysing the SEK/EURO exchange rate and focuses on testing if 5 specific variables chosen based on previous research affect the SEK/EURO rate. The study uses monthly data from January 2000 to September 2019, the five variables tested are Interest Rate differentials, Inflation Rate differentials, Yield Curve differentials, Implied Volatility Index and the difference in Economic Sentiment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Missing the mark on malaria?A quantitative study of the effects of the 2007 Malawian malaria treatment change on under-five mortality

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Cecilia Smitt Meyer; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : Under-five mortality; Difference-in-difference; Malaria; Malawi;

    Abstract : Malaria continues to impose a high burden on the Malawian population, in particular on children under the age of five, accounting for about 20 percent of all deaths among under-fives in 2000. In an effort to curb these numbers, the Malawian government launched a new Malaria Strategic Plan in 2005, aimed at reducing malaria morbidity and mortality. READ MORE