Essays about: "competitiveness"

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  1. 1. Trade effects of policy uncertainty: Evidence from the Brexit referendum

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ellinor Olsson Kaalhus; [2021]
    Keywords : Trade policy uncertainty; Brexit; international trade; gravity model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines the trade effects of increased trade policy uncertainty following the Brexit referendum by viewing the referendum’s influence on UK exports of goods to EU27 during the time period 2012-2019. This is done to give insight of how trade policy uncertainty can impact real economic behaviour, even when no classical trade barriers are changed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does the price of carbon emissions within the EU ETS affect the level of exports from trading to non-trading countries?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Charlotta Mohlén; [2021]
    Keywords : EU ETS; competitiveness; emissions trading; pricing carbon emissions; export; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In recent years, the issue of the climate has aroused exponentially increasing interest and it is a common priority on the political agenda worldwide. The European Union Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) is the first and largest international system of trading with carbon emissions and it is sometimes described as the cornerstone in EU climate policy to combat climate change with its main objective to reduce carbon emissions. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Pursuit of environmentally-friendly transportation: The role of two advocacy coalitions in developing emission standards for heavy-duty vehicles in the EU

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gustaf Bergh; [2020-11-06]
    Keywords : heavy-duty vehicles; emission standards; the automotive industry; environmental concerns; advocacy coalitions; governance; beliefs; policy-oriented learning;

    Abstract : In recent years, the environment has become a central theme in the EU. Policies for protecting the environment have been adopted, while, at the same time, the EU has developed into a multi-layered political system subject to lobbying and maintaining of interests in the policy-making process. READ MORE

  4. 4. INNOVATION IN EUROPE A Comparative Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Bartlomiej Piotr Kolodziejczyk; [2020-09-16]
    Keywords : innovation; comparison; Europe;

    Abstract : Innovation is one of the major factors of the country’s development and wealth. It is generally accepted that economically strong countries can afford to dedicate more funds to research and development, and as such, the economy and innovation are highly interconnected. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards a Green Techno-Economic Paradigm - The implications of EUs strategy to finance a sustainable growth on industry dynamics from a neo-Schumpeterian perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Eric Lindh; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Sustainability; sustainable development; sustainable finance; industry dynamics; techno-economic paradigms; innovation; disruption; creative destruction;

    Abstract : The consequences of climate change are becoming more and more evident. Environmentalshocks in terms of massive forest fires, ferocious cyclones and droughts have become morefrequent leading to mass migrations and business disruptions. It has now been declared that wehave reached a tipping point and that further global warming is inevitable. READ MORE