Essays about: "econometrics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 426 essays containing the word econometrics.

  1. 1. Cluster Analysis from a Game Theoretical Framework

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Rachael Ahn; [2018]
    Keywords : cluster analysis; algorithmic game theory; Nash equilibrium; repeated games;

    Abstract : Although regression analysis is the predominant method of statistical analysis in econometrics, unsupervised methods such as cluster analysis can bring novel insight into detailed data sets. In this paper, we analogize game theory with cluster analysis, and find that the k-means algorithm is a Nash equilibrium in a repeated game framework. READ MORE

  2. 2. The impact of visitors satisfaction in explaining expenditure behaviour : A structural equation modelling approach

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Heba Kurdi; [2018]
    Keywords : Endogenity; Structural Equation Modelling SEM ; Satisfaction; Expenditure; Marketing; Venice.;

    Abstract : Visitor expenditure can be affected by different economic, socio-demographic and psychological variables. Previous literature have focused on the use of observed tourists and destination characteristics as explanatory variables to explain visitor expenditure, whereas the use of psychological factors has been underresearched. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mining booms impact on local labor markets in Norrbotten county, Sweden

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Axel Andrup; Kristoffer Sundström; [2018]
    Keywords : Boom; Labor markets; Mining; Iron ore; Norrbotten; Mineral demand; Mineral supply; Labor demand shock; Econometrics; Mining market; LKAB; Boom; Arbetsmarknader; Gruvdrift; Järnmalm; Norrbotten; Mineralefterfrågan; Mineralutbud; Arbetsefterfrågechock; Ekonometri; Gruvmarknaden; LKAB;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis has been to analyze whether booms in the iron ore market has any significant effects on local labor markets in certain municipalities in Norrbotten County during the time period 2000-2016. Previous research has established that certain types of booms and busts influenced local labor markets. READ MORE

  4. 4. Responsiveness of Swedish housing prices to the 2018 amortization requirement : An investigation using a structural Vector autoregressive model to estimate the impact of macro prudential regulation on the Swedish housing market

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi; Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Fredrik Hörnell; Melina Hafelt; [2018]
    Keywords : Macroeconomics; inflation rate; interest rates; house prices; econometrics; time series analysis; SVAR analysis; forecasting;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzed and estimated the impact of the March 1, 2018 loan to income amortization requirement on residential real estate prices in Sweden. A four variables vector autoregressive model (VAR) was used to study the relationships between residential real estate prices, GDP, real mortgage rate and consumer price index over a time period from 2005 to 2017. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Impact of Promotions on Store Visits: A Counterfactual Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Joel Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Promotion; potential outcomes; counterfactual analysis; treatment effects; panel data econometrics; spatio-temporal; Mathematics and Statistics; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis empirically quantifies the impact of promotions on store visits in the Swedish grocery retailing sector with nationally representative panel data on household purchases of ground coffee. Using the potential outcomes framework, the impact is calculated as the difference between outcomes with promotion and their counterfactuals estimated with two regression models. READ MORE