Essays about: "employment"

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  1. 1. Employment effects of an increase in sugar tax

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Viktoria Carshaw; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This paper examined the changes in employment in industries with close ties to sugary products sales following an increase in sugar tax in Norway in January 2018. Using the data from Statistics Norway and having removed seasonality, interrupted time series analysis was conducted. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mot en ny framtid : en granskning av samarbeten och förbättringsmöjligheter mellan företag

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Resource Management

    Author : Ellika Hermansson; Therése Strömvall Nyberg; [2019]
    Keywords : arbetskraft; kommunikation; motivation; skogsvårdsentreprenörer; säsongsanställning; communication; labor; motivation; seasonal employment; silviculture entrepreneurs;

    Abstract : Skogen och hur den sköts är av stort intresse för många människor och har varit det sedan timmerfronten kom till Sverige på 1800-talet. Med de utmaningar samhället står inför idag och med en vilja att omvandlas till ett fossilfritt samhälle och en biobaserad ekonomi har ett förnyat intresse för denna naturresurs väckts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Import penetration from China and its effect on manufacturing employment in the OECD countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Hellberg; Ludvig Mannerson; [2019]
    Keywords : China; Import penetration; OECD; trade; manufacturing; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : China has ever since the 1990s emerged as a manufacturing superpower, following its liberalized trade reforms and its entrance to the World Trade Organization. This has caused China to expand their exports substantially, in particular to the OECD countries. READ MORE

  4. 4. A macro perspective on employment integration of immigrants in Sweden : A municipal comparision

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Finnström; [2019]
    Keywords : employment integration; immigrants; Sweden; municipality; regression analysis;

    Abstract : Looking at the labor market situation of Sweden today, the employment rates of immigrants are substantially lower compared to persons born in Sweden. There are, however, major differences in the degree to which immigrants are active in the labor force between different municipalities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Baumol’s Cost Disease in the Second Machine Age

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Nelsson; [2019]
    Keywords : unbalanced growth computerization digitization employment; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Baumol argued that technologically stagnant sectors with relatively low productivity growth over time will experience relatively higher prices and increased shares of total labor, and thereby slow aggregate growth. This theory, known as ‘the cost disease’, also claims that services, predominantly found in the public sector, generally are stagnant due to their perceived dependence on human labor as an input. READ MORE