Essays about: "Quantitative Economic History"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the words Quantitative Economic History.

  1. 1. Bay Area Economic Integration in China

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

    Author : Yiran Zhao; [2022]
    Keywords : Regional Integration; Guangdong-Hong Kong Macao Greater Bay Area; Economic Development; China; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is a regional economic integration development model that stems from the economic cooperation and exchanges between Hong Kong, Macao, and the Pearl River Delta region over the past 40 years. The construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area will enable the economic integration and development of this region and promote the construction of the Belt and Road and the expansion of the state's level of openness to the world, driving and radiating the development of other regions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Historical Gender Equality and Economic Development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Marco Hidalgo Ramírez; [2022]
    Keywords : Economics of Gender; Welfare; Economic History; Economic Development; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : To explore the historical relationship between gender equality and economic progress, this study implements two steps. First, it extends the Historical Gender-Equality Index (HGEI), a multidimensional measure of gender gaps originally developed by Dilli, Carmichael, and Rijpma (2019). READ MORE

  3. 3. The Unification of Germany and Regional Economic Convergence: Evidence from Real Wage Data, 1850-1889

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : David Vesterager Husfeldt; [2022]
    Keywords : convergence; economic history; real wages; Germany; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the regional development of Germany in the 19th century, examining whether there was an increased tendency toward economic convergence between the German states following the country’s unification. Through a quantitative analysis using real wage data on various German cities and regions covering the period 1850-1889, the study looks for evidence of beta-convergence both before and after the unification of 1871, as well as evidence for sigma-convergence during the whole period. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of Logistic Properties on Portfolio Profitability : An Insight into Strategical Choices and the Profit Derived from Modern Logistic Properties

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Reynaldo Cardenas Sanchez; Filip Olausson; [2022]
    Keywords : logistic properties; portfolio management; profitability; diversification; investment strategies; logistikfastigheter; portföljförvaltning; lönsamhet; diversifiering; investeringsstrategier;

    Abstract : The interest in logistics properties has risen significantly over the last decade, which have attracted more national and international investors. Previous research has mostly been centered on the property's location and how it has influenced their value. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cars in Sweden's Cinema & Television : AI-Guided Research of Automobiles in Sweden’s Images from 1950-1980

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Maximilian Steck; [2021]
    Keywords : archive; AI; cars; cultural memory; digital humanities; film; New Cinema History; object detection; speech recognition; Swedish film; oil crisis; H-Day; Archiv; Künstliche Intelligenz; KI; Filmwissenschaft; Medienwissenschaft; Film; Schweden; Schwedischer Film; Auto; Repräsentation; Wilde Erdbeeren; arkiv; artificiell intelligens; svensk film; bil; minne; representation; oljekris; dagen H; Smultronstället; 映画学; スウェデン; スウェデンの映画; AI; ; 歴史; オイルショック; 野いちご; ダゲン・H;

    Abstract : This research project centers around cinematic and societal representation of the automobile in post-war Swedish cinema and television. Due to political neutrality during World War II, Sweden’s economy benefited from an extensive surplus immediately after Germany’s capitulation in 1945. READ MORE