Essays about: "ekonomisk teori"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 418 essays containing the words ekonomisk teori.

  1. 1. Location decisions regarding forest plantations in Brazil : Which aspects are important to actors in the Brazilian tree industry?

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Katarina Nilsson Lannerstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : Eucalyptus; sustainable development; land use; decision-making; policy; legislation; independent forest certification; economic sustainability; environmental sustainability; social sustainability;

    Abstract : Brazilian productive forest plantations and sustainability is a continuous subject of debate, since such forest plantations constitute an increasing proportion of the Brazilian forest cover, and because of documented instances where some establishments have resulted in negative impacts on local ecosystems and communities. Meanwhile, balancing economic, environmental and social sustainability is becoming an important concern in industrial decision-making given the increasing importance of the global sustainability goals. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Natural Resource Curse at the Regional Level? : The Case of Sweden

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

    Author : Carl Bellerud; [2020]
    Keywords : Resource curse; convergence; econometrics;

    Abstract : The resource curse thesis states that countries with an abundance of natural resources tend to experience lower economic growth rates. However, does this theory apply also to the regional level? The purpose of this thesis is to both test the natural resources curse theory at the regional level in Sweden, as well to examine if different types of natural resource dependencies appear to have the same effect on regional income growth in the country. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Opportunity Cost of Households´ Recycling Efforts : The Role of Norms and Warm-Glow Motives

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

    Author : Sara Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : curbside recycling; norms; opportunity cost of time; household efforts; fastighetsnära insamling; normer; alternativkostnad av tid; hushållens börda;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis is to examine households´ preferences towards relaxing the time demanding aspects of transporting sorted packaging waste. According to welfare economics, households should be willing to pay an amount equal to their reservation wage to benefit from more leisure time. However, specific types of norms, e.g. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of Quantitative Easing on the Swedish Real Estate Market, an ARDL Approach

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Felix Hallsten; Mikael Valdenström; [2020]
    Keywords : Quantitative Easing; ARDL; Stock Prices; Real Estate; Central Banks; Kvantitativa Lättnader; ARDL; Aktiepriser; Fastigheter; Centralbanker;

    Abstract : Quantitative easing (QE) is an unconventional monetary policy tool used by central banks to stimulate the economy in times when conventional monetary policy is not sufficient. In the wake of covid-19, central banks around the world has announced significant increases in their QE-programs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Coronavirus-Related Sentiment and Stock Prices : Measuring Sentiment Effects on Swedish Stock Indices

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Olga Piksina; Patricia Vernholmen; [2020]
    Keywords : market sentiment; behavioural finance; market efficiency; coronavirus; Swedish stock market; text analytics; sentiment analysis; news mining; marknadssentiment; beteendefinans; marknadseffektivitet; coronaviruset; svensk aktiemarknad; textanalys; sentimentanalys; news mining;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the effect of coronavirus-related sentiment on Swedish stock market returns during the coronavirus pandemic. We study returns on the large cap and small cap price indices OMXSLCPI and OMXSSCPI during the period January 2, 2020 – April 30, 2020. READ MORE