Essays about: "Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram"

Found 4 essays containing the words Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram.

  1. 1. Market regulations targeting emissions from the European Union's milk industry - An Environmental Economic Thesis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Elin Ekström; Emelie Åsbrink; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : The objective of the thesis is to investigate how two different emission tax levels can change the greenhouse gas emissions from the European Union’s milk industry. The two different tax levels are an EU ETS price of 25.85 euros per tonne of emissions and a Pigouvian tax of 42 euros per tonne of emissions. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of trade openness on CO2 emissions

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Jacqueline Karlsson; Klara Paulsson; [2019-07-11]
    Keywords : Trade openness; C02 emissions; panel data; fixed effects; EKC; Pollution Haven; Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : During the last decades, both trade and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions have increased greatly. The plausible correlation between them is, therefore, an important question. The purpose of this thesis was to analyse the effect of trade openness on CO2 emissions. Using a panel data regression, 161 countries were compared over a ten year period. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is Investment Leakage for the Swedish FDI-flows Caused by the EU ETS? A study examining the connection between the EU Emission Trading System and Swedish foreign direct investment flows in the iron and steel sector

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Anna Hedenbergh; Alma Hemberg; [2018-07-06]
    Keywords : EU ETS; carbon leakage; difference-in-differences; emission-intensive industries; Foreign Direct Investments FDI ; investment leakage; operational leakage; permits; Pollution Haven Effect; Porter Hypothesis; relocation; Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : In the recent decades, the subject of a shift of emission from regions with stringent regulation to developing countries has arisen. At the same time, regulated countries such as Sweden has experienced less industrial growth. READ MORE

  4. 4. How much can an increased solar power production actually benefit rural, energy-poor areas of Africa?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Anton Fürle; Olivia Sandström; [2018-07-03]
    Keywords : renewable energy; solar power; access to electricity; rural population; Africa; panel data; fixed effects; Environmental Kuznets curve; Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : There has been a surge in solar power in the last decade which has opened up possibilities for rural, energy poor areas to become electrified. Access to electricity is fundamental for economic growth and human prosperity but still around one billion people lack access to electricity, where the majority is located in Sub-Saharan Africa. READ MORE