Essays about: "crude oil price"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words crude oil price.

  1. 1. Algae hydrocarbons designed for bio-based lubricants

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Elin Sjöhag; [2020]
    Keywords : Microalgae; macroalgae; lubricant; alginate; grease; Mikroalger; makroalger; smörjmedel; alginat; förtjockningsmedel;

    Abstract : Smörjmedel är en nödvändighet för maskiner för att minska slitage och energiförbrukning. Dock är över 95% av de använda smörjmedlen i dag fossilbaserade. Smörjmedel baserade på vegetabiliska oljor finns tillgängliga men har ofta en lägre oxidativ stabilitet och sämre lågtemperaturegenskaper än deras fossilbaserade motsvarigheter. READ MORE

  2. 2. The relationship between crude oil prices and stock markets in Sweden and Norway

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

    Author : Petter Hälldahl; Mohammad Refaet Rahman; [2020]
    Keywords : oil price; stock market; exchange rate; financial markets;

    Abstract : In this study, the authors examined the relationship between crude oil price and the Swedish and Norwegian stock markets. Using linear regression models the authors found that the Swedish stock market and Norwegian stock market both have a positive relation with crude oil price. READ MORE

  3. 3. OIL PRICE AND MACROECONOMIC VARIABLES IN AN OIL-DEPENDENT NIGERIA

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Arinze Okeke; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study reflects an attempt to examine the relationship among oil price and three key macroeconomic variables in Nigeria over the period running from 1960 to 2018 on annualized frequency, with GDP at the centre of focus from a short-run perspective. The Keynesian aggregate demand identity equation provides the theoretical basis for generating the model utilized in the study. READ MORE

  4. 4. Do global oil prices drive domestic food prices? : evidence from the Middle East countries

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Madina Alieva; [2019]
    Keywords : food price; crude oil price; cointegration; VECM; Middle East;

    Abstract : This study investigates the dynamic relationship between global oil prices and domestic food prices across 11 countries of the Middle East. Using monthly data covering the period from January 2010 to October 2018, the study employs long-run cointegration tests, vector error correction model (VECM) and vector autoregression (VAR) model to examine the effect of global oil prices on domestic food prices in a sample of Middle East countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of oil price shocks on household consumption : The case of Norway

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Viktor Boman; [2019]
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    Abstract : Since the end of World War II, oil price shocks and its impact on the economy have been a hot topic among economic researchers and agents. The price of oil has experienced several fluctuations during the late 20th century and the initial empirical findings suggest that these unexpected changes have several negative effects within countries’ economies. READ MORE