Essays about: "cross-sectional regression"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 223 essays containing the words cross-sectional regression.

  1. 1. The relationship between change in form of government and economic growth after the end of the Cold War: a panel data regression analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Goran Ekmekci; Nils Karlsson; [2022-02-15]
    Keywords : democracy; autocracy; economic growth; GDP per capita;

    Abstract : This study aims to examine the relationship between the form of government and economic growth in the post-Cold War period. This is done with a panel data analysis, containing cross-sectional units of 145 countries with a time period ranging from 1995 to 2018. READ MORE

  2. 2. What factors affected the voting pattern in the Brexit referendum?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ellen Green; Emma Bergman; [2022]
    Keywords : Brexit; OLS; voting pattern; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Though the Treasury stated that leaving the EU would lead to high economic costs for the UK, people still voted to leave. Since the referendum was held, many researchers have tried to explain what factors influenced the outcome of the vote. The aim of this dissertation is to further contribute to the existing research. READ MORE

  3. 3. From a pandemic to a financial crisis?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lykke Nyberg; Alexandra Stertman; [2022]
    Keywords : Financial crises; Regression analysis; Covid-19 pandemic; Logistic regression model; Swedish economy; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The main objective of this study is to create a model that can predict the probability of a financial crisis and apply it to the Swedish economy of today. Using a logistical regression model, a quantitative study is conducted by investigating a cross-sectional data set covering 18 countries stretching over approximately 150 years. READ MORE

  4. 4. Peacekeepers Protecting Civilians, Under the Threat of Violence : A quantitative cross-national analysis on how the risk of violence towards peacekeepers affects their ability to protect civilians

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Emil Lewenhaupt; [2022]
    Keywords : peacekeeping; one-sided violence; risk of violence against peacekeepers; UN;

    Abstract : While peacekeeping operations have been researched for decades, due to a lack of data there are still many aspects of peacekeeping that remain unexplored. However, with the introduction of the Peacemakers at Risk dataset a wide array of dynamics and relationships can now be researched. READ MORE

  5. 5. Decentralization - a route towards gender balance in municipal politics? Decentralization and wider women representation in municipal assemblies: evidence across countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lali Dvali; [2021-11-23]
    Keywords : Women s political representation; fiscal decentralization; municipal level; gender and politics;

    Abstract : This paper explores the relationship between the level of decentralization and women's political participation in local politics. Using the OLS regression analysis I ask whether fiscal decentralization fosters more gender-balanced politics at the municipal level and whether the quality of public service serves as a mechanism through which the relationship works. READ MORE