Essays about: "Transaction Costs"

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  1. 1. European Integration: Is it on track? A study of railway prices.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Henning Stenbeck; Erik Jacobsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Ramsey pricing; Transaction cost theory; European integration; Interstate travel; Railway prices; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate if there is a monetary cost associated with interstate travel by rail within the European Union and how this differs from intrastate railway travel in the Union. The paper makes use of two economic theories, Transaction cost theory and Ramsey pricing, to help explain the effect we find. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transaction costs in WEEE recycling value chains: an analysis of WEEE recycling under collective and individual producer responsibility

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Wan-Chun Hsieh; [2021]
    Keywords : waste electrical and electronic equipment WEEE ; recycling; global value chain; transaction costs; collective responsibility system CPR ; individual responsibility system IPR ; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Increasing waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) has become a global issue that raises social and environmental impact concerns, and recycling and using recycled materials is proposed by policymakers and academics as a solution. Nevertheless, barriers still exist and result in low collection and recycling rates and underdeveloped recycling markets. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ranking - Katalysatorn bakom Strategisk Prissättning

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : William Ramshage; [2021]
    Keywords : Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : The growing expansion of price comparison sites, where shops are compared and ranked in order of lowest prices, has contributed to reduced friction and transaction costs for consumers. Previous research in this field of study has primarily relied on examining the relationships between ranking and consumers’ demand for the resellers’ products. READ MORE

  4. 4. Market Microstructure Invariance, Bid-Ask Spreads and Impact Costs in the Swedish Stock Market : A Transaction Cost Analysis for Intraday Trading in Swedish Stocks

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Jim Domeij; Oscar Krieg; [2021]
    Keywords : Market Microstructure Invariance; Bid-ask spread; Liquidity; Swedish stock market; Market impact;

    Abstract : By studying high-frequency trading data for the Swedish stock market, as proxied by the OMXS30 index, we find that there exists an invariant relationship between transaction cost components and illiquidity. Specifically, we apply the notions of market microstructure and intraday trading invariance to confirm the existence of a proportional relationship between the relative bid-ask spread and an illiquidity measure comprised of observable financial market variables, such as trade volume, price and volatility. READ MORE

  5. 5. Farmers management of fluctuating market prices for wheat and oilseeds : a case study of Swedish grain farmers

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Caroline Beck-Friis; Vilhelm Linde; [2021]
    Keywords : agriculture; business administration; forward contract; futures contract; grain farmers; grain marketing; grain marketing strategy; handelsbanken; hedging;

    Abstract : Since joining the European Union in 1995, food policy in Sweden has gradually undergone significant changes. Before that, the policy was thoroughly guided by ensuring and prioritizing domestic production, which was done through a system of price controls. READ MORE