Essays about: "Overlapping Generations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words Overlapping Generations.

  1. 1. The Role of Capital Taxation in Sweden: Inheritance and Wealth Accumulation over the Lifecycle

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Fanny Franov Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Inequality; Capital Tax; Overlapping Generations;

    Abstract : Against the backdrop of increasing levels of wealth inequality in the Swedish economy, this thesis will deploy a large scale overlapping generations model with heterogeneous ability groups to evaluate the behavioral responses of individuals across the lifecycle as well as distributional and efficiency impacts of tax policy. Specifically, the paper will examine effects resulting from a reintroduction of inheritance taxation and varying rates of increase in the capital income tax rate. READ MORE

  2. 2. History Matters : How path dependence in the family business influence succession planning - A case study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Michel Liegmann; Steven Lau; [2019]
    Keywords : case study; family business; path dependence; succession; professionalization;

    Abstract : Background: Family businesses are a complex, overlapping system of business, ownership, and family, which contribute between 70 to 90 percent of the World’s economy. Family businesses do however struggle to survive over generations, to which only 30 percent makes it to the second generation, emphasizing the need for further research within this field, in order to increase the survival rate and positively affect the World’s economy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mass challenge or vital necessity? An evaluation of Swedish post-war immigration in a general equilibrium framework

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Markus Pettersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Immigration; Fiscal policy; Welfare; Computable general equilibrium CGE model; Overlapping generations OLG ;

    Abstract : Using a computable general equilibrium model with overlapping generations, this thesis analyses the impact of post-war immigration (1960-2015) on the Swedish economy. Three counterfactual scenarios are compared with a baseline scenario based on the observed economic development of Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pension Reform with Employment during Retirement Simulation Analysis of a Life Cycle Model for Germany

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Jonas Nauerz; [2018]
    Keywords : Life cycle; Social Security; Retirement; Pension Ref;

    Abstract : In many countries, the ratio of pension entitlement to earnings is declining due to demographic developments. In 2017, the German government introduced a pension reform which allows workers to accumulate more pension capital through continued employment during retirement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Automation, population aging, and growth

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alfred Romero Molina; [2017]
    Keywords : automation; population aging; economic growth; PAYGO pension system; Overlapping Generations Model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In this paper we analyze the effects that automation and population aging exert on economic growth. We do that by means of an Overlapping Generations Model (Diamond, 1965) in which automation capital is taken into account in the production structure of the economy. READ MORE