Essays about: "Taxes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 229 essays containing the word Taxes.

  1. 1. Public Services and Migration : A comparison between Swedish rural and urban municipalities

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Louise Fyhr; [2020]
    Keywords : public services. migration. rural-urban differences; Tiebout model. Sweden;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine the relationship between expenditures on local public services and the net migration rate for Swedish urban and rural municipalities. Data from Statistics Sweden over all Swedish municipalities between 2004 and 2014 was used for the empirical analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Swedish Nuclear Future : Using explorative scenarios to assess energy security in low-carbon electricity systems

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Viktor Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Energy Security; Scenario Analysis; Low-Carbon Electricity; Nuclear Energy; Energy System Planning;

    Abstract : Positioned within the concepts of sustainable development and energy security, this study evaluates the prospects for Swedish electricity production to assist in reaching both national and international climate targets. The main purpose is to assess the capability of nuclear energy to form part of a national climate change mitigation approach, as well as a viable energy source for Sweden to rely on in the future. READ MORE

  3. 3. Municipal solid waste management in Minsk - current situation, future development and challenges

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Karoline Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Municipal solid waste; MSW; waste management; Belarus; Minsk; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Management of municipal solid waste (MSW) is an urgent issue throughout the world. Urbanization, population increase, and economy growth are all factors which contribute to an increase of MSW generation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Congestion Taxes in Sweden : A comparable study to examine how congestion taxation affect the usage of public transportation in Gothenburg

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Tobias Strömbäck; Daniel Neij Boarder; [2020]
    Keywords : Congestion tax; public transport; commutes.;

    Abstract : This paper examines the effect the Gothenburg congestion tax, which was implemented in 2013, has had on the usage of public transportation. The aim of the policy is to reduce congestion, emissions and to finance public transportation infrastructure. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Swedish gasoline tax - A battlefield between the people and the elite? : A cultural performative analysis of the antagonisms in the Swedish gasoline tax debate.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Matilda Larsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability science; Gasoline tax; Sweden; Environmental politics; Framing; Cultural legitimacy; Populism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The focus of this thesis is the debate regarding gasoline taxes in Sweden which is an example of a polarised sustainability debate. The aim is to get an in-depth understanding of the antagonisms of the debate by looking into how the pro and contra sides create and maintain cultural legitimacy and societal resonance through discursive struggles. READ MORE