Essays about: "Swedish Pensions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words Swedish Pensions.

  1. 1. Investor Rationality in Index Funds : An Analysis of the Swedish Investor Rationality when Investing in Index Funds

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

    Author : Adele Sandberg; Frida Ottosson; [2019]
    Keywords : Index Fund; Investor Rationality; Behavioral Finance; Benchmark Index; Sweden.;

    Abstract : iiABSTRACTBehavioral finance has been a popular research subject for a while and therefore the understanding of human behavior when it comes to private financial investments has increased. When comparing human behavior to the financial theories one can conclude thatthe assumption of perfect and efficient markets with fully informed and rational investors is not realistic. READ MORE

  2. 2. Automated decision-making vs indirect discrimination : Solution or aggravation?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Emma Lundberg; [2019]
    Keywords : automated decision-making; discrimination; bias;

    Abstract : The usage of automated decision making-systems by public institutions letting the system decide on the approval, determination or denial of individuals benefits as an example, is an effective measure in making more amount of work done in a shorter time period and to a lower cost than if it would have been done by humans. But still, although the technology has developed into being able to help us in this way, so has also the potential problems that these systems can cause while they are operating. READ MORE

  3. 3. Machine Learning Algorithmsfor Regression Modeling in Private Insurance

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Mai Nguyen; [2018]
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    Abstract : This thesis is focused on the Occupational Pension, an important part of the retiree’s total pension. It is paid by private insurance companies and determined by an annuity divisor. Regression modeling of the annuity divisor is done by using the monthly paid pension as a response and a set of 24 explanatory variables e.g. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of pension financing on company performance

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : David Elvingsson; Simon Danielsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Pensions; ITP2; Discount rate; PRI; Alecta;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to examine whether the risk and return of Swedish companies differ depending on the way they meet their pensions obligations. In particular we compare the two possible solutions for financing ITP2, that is the PRI-method, where pension provisions are invested in the companies' assets and kept as a liability on the balance sheet, and the Alecta-method, where pension provisions are invested in a pension fund by the insurance company Alecta. READ MORE

  5. 5. Heterogeneous Optimality of Lifetime Consumption and Asset Allocation : Growing Old in Sweden

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Jessica Radeschnig; [2017]
    Keywords : Finite Horizon Stochastic Dynamic Programming; Swedish Pensions; Law of Large Numbers; Spline Interpolation; Dynamic Programming Practical Manual;

    Abstract : This thesis covers a utility optimizing model designed and calibrated for agents of the Swedish economy. The main ingredient providing for this specific country is the modeling of the pension accumulation and pension benefits, which closely mimics the Swedish system. READ MORE