Essays about: "Oil Price"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 210 essays containing the words Oil Price.

  1. 1. The Relationship Between Unemployment and Oil Price, Oil Price Uncertainty, and Interest Rates in Small Open Economies : A study on Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and Finland

    University essay from

    Author : Emil Sköld; [2020]
    Keywords : Unemployment; oil price; oil price uncertainty; interest rate; cointegration; causality; small open economies;

    Abstract : This study examines the relationship between unemployment rates and oil price, oil price uncertainty, and interest rates. This relation is examined by testing for both cointegration and causality between the variables. READ MORE

  2. 2. The relationship between crude oil prices and stock markets in Sweden and Norway

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Petter Hälldahl; Mohammad Refaet Rahman; [2020]
    Keywords : oil price; stock market; exchange rate; financial markets;

    Abstract : In this study, the authors examined the relationship between crude oil price and the Swedish and Norwegian stock markets. Using linear regression models the authors found that the Swedish stock market and Norwegian stock market both have a positive relation with crude oil price. READ MORE

  3. 3. Oil Prices and Consumer Spending in Sweden : -Do Oil Price shocks affect Private Consumption?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jesper Byström; [2020]
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    Abstract : This thesis uses a Vector Autoregressive Model and an Impulse response function to examine the impact of rising oil prices on personal consumption expenditure in Sweden. In Sweden the use of fossil oil has been declining for several years, and by 2045, Sweden aims to have no net emissions of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, although, there is still a lot of oil left in the energy system, not least in the transport sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. A comparative study on the prospects of sustainable aviation fuels in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Daniel Katebi; Olle Hoffman Carlsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : The aviation industry needs to move towards a more sustainable future to achieve the climate goals set forth by the European Union (to reach a climate neutral economy by 2050), and in the recent past the interest in sustainable jet fuel has increased. In this report we compared different feedstocks and pathways for production of sustainable jet fuels from an economical, technical and environmental perspective for long-term implementation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Do changes in macroeconomic variables affect stock market volatility? : -A GARCH-S approach in examining the volatility of the Swedish stock market

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Emelie Wallin; [2020]
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    Abstract : The behaviour of stock markets is characterized by volatility, that is the rate at which stock prices moves up and down within a short period of time. The importance of understanding the nature of volatility is that excessive volatility may prevent the smooth functioning of financial markets and adversely affect the performance of the economy. READ MORE