Essays about: "Recession in spain"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words Recession in spain.

  1. 1. The middle class and its importance for democracy: A European study of the middle class, decreasing democracy and rising extremism surrounding the financial crisis of 2008-2010

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Albin Nerman; Clara Popenoe Thor; [2021]
    Keywords : Middle class; democracy; EU; extremism; Francis Fukuyama; Seymour Martin Lipset; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : By testing theories from the likes of Seymour Martin Lipset and Francis Fukuyama, this thesis aims to illuminate the correlations between the size of a nation’s middle class and the stability and rigor of its democracy. Using quantitative data on democracy and middle class size in the time surrounding the financial crisis of 2008-2010, this thesis illustrates the parallel declines in both democracy and middle class size in Europe. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Spain’s lost generation” Institutional study of employment training for unemployed youth

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Camilo Tellez Robayo; [2018]
    Keywords : Youth unemployment; training for employment; varieties of capitalism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study contributes to the understanding of supply-side Training for Employment (TE) for the unemployed youth. The rates of youth unemployment in the European Unions have been matter of concern in the political agenda in the latest years, thus the European Employment Strategy has placed a particular emphasis in addressing this issue. READ MORE

  3. 3. Negative Interest Rate & the Level of Household Debt : A Vector Autoregressive approach in a European perspective.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Marcel Netzén Örn; [2017]
    Keywords : Level of household debt; interest rate; negative interest rate; transmission mechanism.;

    Abstract : Ever since the big recession of the world economy 2007, the central banks in Europe have struggled to regain financial stability. Their goals have been hard to reach and 2014 The European Central bank (ECB) introduced negative interest rates for the first time in the world history. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring the Occupational Mismatch in Spain (1990s-2013)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Akshaya Sharma; [2016]
    Keywords : Spain; occupational mismatch; labor market; logit; OCR; overeducation; Great Recession; Business and Economics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research aims to give a thorough look at the incidence, and evolution of occupational mismatch in the Spanish labor market from the 1990s till 2013. This is done by examining which parts of the labor market have been exhibiting this feature, and what the odds are of being mismatched, given individual characteristics. READ MORE

  5. 5. What Drives Current Account and Trade Balances in Euro Area Periphery Countries? A Structural VAR Analysis for Greece, Portugal and Spain.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Stefan Lautenbacher; [2015]
    Keywords : current account; trade balance; euro area periphery; domestic demand; structural VAR;

    Abstract : In the years before the Great Recession of 2008-2009 large current account deficits emerged in some countries of the euro area periphery. As a consequence, sizeable net foreign debt positions were accumu- lated, which contributed to the outbreak of the European Sovereign Debt Crisis (Lane and Milesi-Ferretti 2011). READ MORE