Essays about: "economics"

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  1. 1. Modeling German Energy Market Hourly Profiles with a Focus on Variable Renewable Energy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Vincent Ball; Thomas Pegoraro; [2023]
    Keywords : Energy Market; Energy Prices; Renewable Energy; Machine Learning; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the best methods for modeling hourly profiles in the German energy market for the period between 2018 and 2022. Modeling emphasized variable renewable energy (VRE) and included information on the level of energy production, oil price, COVID lockdowns, and historic hourly energy spot prices. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investigating the relationship between economic preferences and attitudes towards vaccination against COVID-19.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Rasmus Eriksson; [2022-02-14]
    Keywords : COVID-19; attitudes towards vaccination; vaccination willingness; economic preferences; risk preferences; risk aversion; ambiguity preferences; ambiguity aversion; other regarding preferences; altruism; freeriding; conditional cooperation;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between economic preferences and attitudes towards vaccination against COVID-19. These relationships are important to explore in order to design correct and effective vaccination policies that can increase vaccination willingness and decrease vaccination hesitancy. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of Financial Crises and Natural Disasters on the US Catastrophe Bond Market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Martina Scaroni; Felicitas Gesa Lore Elisabeth Schulze-Steinen; [2022]
    Keywords : Catastrophe Bond; Atlantic Hurricanes; Natural Disasters; Financial Crisis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Catastrophe (CAT) bonds bring the needs of (re)insurance companies and investors together: They insure against natural disasters by transferring risk to the capital market while at the same time promising high returns and a certain detachment from financial markets. Being an alternative investment class that has been on the rise only in recent years, academic research on CAT bonds is comparatively limited. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cooperation In Fragmentation: Factors Influencing the Willingness of Firms to Cooperate in Fragmented Industries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Constantin Grosse; Johannes Friederich Justus; [2022]
    Keywords : Fragmentation; Cooperation; Mobility Industry; Industry Change; Consolidation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In any given industry, fragmentation, namely the state of a disintegrated landscape of market participants’ offerings, can have detrimental effects on firms and customers in the likes of inefficiencies or inconvenient offerings, respectively. Despite recent first steps towards consolidation of offerings through, for example, platform ecosystems, the German mobility industry is still largely fragmented. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Free In a Way” - Concealed Control

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Nilsson; Julia Pospelova; [2022]
    Keywords : flat structure; control; autonomy; transparency; knowledge-intensive firms; normative control; feedback; Business and Economics;

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