Essays about: "economic crisis effect"

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  1. 1. Political Risk & Capital Flight - Case Study of the Ukrainian Crisis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Christian Gray; Saud Talic; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Capital flight; political risk; Ukrainian crisis; balance-of-payments; Crimea; Donbass war; revolution;

    Abstract : This paper examines the economic impact several events of political risk have on components of capital flight Ukraine and capital flight of Ukraine itself. The events of political risk are the Euromaidan revolution, the Russian annexation of Crimea and the war in the region of Donbass. READ MORE

  2. 2. STOP IT! YOU’RE SPOILING IT! - The (un)desirable consequences of state aid in face of the 2008 economic crisis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Henrik Neth; [2018-10-05]
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    Abstract : During the 2007-2008 global economic crisis it took not long until the crisis swapped over from affecting banks to affect the real economy. Governments saw the need to act in order to strengthen their economies facing recession. READ MORE

  3. 3. Introducing REITs in Europe - The effect on housing real estate

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Emil Jerndal; Vincent Mathias Varga; [2018-09-21]
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    Abstract : After the financial crisis of 2007-2008, the world experienced how an unhealthy increase in housing real estate prices could contribute to a financial crisis with severe consequences for the world economy. This thesis asks the question if the introduction of real estate investment trusts (REITs), recently enabled in several countries in the EU through systems of legislation referred to as REIT regimes, affects the price of housing real estate in a country. READ MORE

  4. 4. Foreign Direct Investments - A shortcut to Development and Economic Growth?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Vilim Nedic; Nils Nitenius; [2018-07-12]
    Keywords : Foreign Direct Investments; Panel data; Economic growth; convergence theory technological spillovers;

    Abstract : Foreign direct investment has grown substantially since the energy crisis during the 1970s, meanwhile countries in the East Asia & Pacific area has experienced growth rates pursuant to established convergence theories. This study examines the effect made by foreign direct investment on economic growth and development through technological spillovers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Private Equity's Effect on Financial Fragility in Sweden

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Andrea Mattsson; Molly Kjessler; [2018]
    Keywords : Private Equity; Capital Structure; Financial Crisis of 2008; Capital Investment; Financial Fragility;

    Abstract : Does private equity ownership impact financial stability during an economic crisis in Sweden? Through examining Swedish private equity owned companies' investment, funding and performance patterns, it is found that private equity backed companies have a positive effect on the economy relative to their non private equity owned counterparts. The empirical results show that private equity backed companies decreased their capital investments and debt issuance less than the non private equity backed companies, enabling them to uphold investment activity. READ MORE