Essays about: "dual economy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words dual economy.

  1. 1. The effect of the Swedish carbon tax on household and industry emissions

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Sabina Dellstig; [2019]
    Keywords : CO2 tax; carbon tax; price elasticity; signaling effect; ex-post evaluation; CO2 emissions; households; industry; Sweden; FMOLS;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to evaluate if the Swedish carbon tax, introduced in 1991, has led to a decline in CO2 emissions in two sectors of the Swedish economy: the manufacturing industry and the household sector – and if so, to what extent. The question is approached by estimating the elasticity of demand for CO2 emissions, with respect to the total energy price and, separately, for the carbon tax. READ MORE

  2. 2. Effects of Monetary Policy on Stock Market Liquidity : Empirical Analysis on the Swedish Market

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi; Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Martin Hallberg; Marcus Ryhage; [2019]
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    Abstract : After the 2008-2009 crisis, many studies have been done to assess the stock market liquidity and what influences this. The monetary policy of a central bank can have a broad impact of a country's economy and is believed to also affect the stock market. READ MORE

  3. 3. On the Profitability of Large-scale PV Plants in Sweden : Site Selection, Grid Connection and Design

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Annelie Westén; [2019]
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    Abstract : The market for large scale PV plants in Sweden is growing, with six PV plants of 1 MWp or more beinginstalled today. The size of the newly installed plants has increased from 1 MWp to 5.5 MWp during thelast 5 years. As the market and size of the plants continue to grow, larger investments, risks and possibleprots will be built into the project. READ MORE

  4. 4. Do Chinese Dual-listed Companies "Return with Glory" in Their Mainland IPOs ?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Wenxin Zhao; Kangni Lang; [2019]
    Keywords : Dual-listing; Market segmentation; Stock return; Event study; Cumulative abnormal return; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Dual-listing has become a popular approach for companies to seek funding and international expansion. Typically companies grow big from less developed domestic markets and march into developed markets. However, China, as an emerging market economy has witnessed a wave of Hong Kong-listed companies returning to the mainland for a second IPO. READ MORE

  5. 5. Inequality and the Informal Market in Cuba

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Layz Reynet; [2018]
    Keywords : Economic Development; Cuba; Dual Economy; Inequality; Race; Informal Market.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This research focuses on Cuba’s economic changes that have been unraveling since the 1990s but has had significant impacts in the past decade. The removal of economic restrictions paired with a rise in tourism has had several outcomes including economic growth for the country but a dismantling of the equality for which it has been previously praised. READ MORE