Essays about: "externalities"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 145 essays containing the word externalities.

  1. 1. The Effects of Expenditures in Different Military Sectors on Economic Growth A quantitative analysis of NATO countries between 1990 and 2019

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Justus Hogbäck; [2021-08-03]
    Keywords : military expenditures; economic growth; augmented Solow model; NATO;

    Abstract : There is a large literature on the relationship between military spending and economic growth, but there is no general consensus of what the effects might be. The findings are often inconclusive due to the ambiguous effects of supply mechanisms where both positive and negative externalities may arise. READ MORE

  2. 2. Capital Structure Determinants A case study of the European Automotive Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Örjas; Jonathan Peterson; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : Capital structure; Automotive Industry; Leverage Regressions; Trade-Off Theory; Pecking Order Theory; Determinants of Capital Structure;

    Abstract : The thesis examines what variables explain firms’ choice of capital structure. The report centers around the automotive industry where Europe’s largest automotive manufacturers are the framework for the report. Firms included in the thesis are BMW, Daimler, PSA and Volkswagen. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) for disincentivizing car ownership and use in Reykjavík

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Francisco Javier Ari Quintana; [2021]
    Keywords : Transportation; Car ownership; Shared mobility; Mobility-as-a-Service; MaaS; Disincentives; Reykjavík;

    Abstract : Iceland faces problems in achieving decarbonization goals, especially regarding its transportation sector having highly car-oriented passenger transport in the capital city, Reykjavík. Therefore, there is a need to shift toward more sustainable transport modes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Examining Inertia in Cross-Border Cooperation among European Mobile P2P Payment Services: A Game Theoretic Approach

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Clara Magnusson; Hanna Larsson; [2021]
    Keywords : mobile payments; network externalities; compatibility; coordination problem; game theory;

    Abstract : In a time where technological development and globalization are concurrently expanding, markets must learn to adapt. Mobile P2P payment services in Europe have achieved high national adoption rates but have not been able to cooperate to meet the growing demand for cross-border payments, despite efforts made by both the EU and private payment service providers. READ MORE

  5. 5. How to combat the climate change with EU Public Procurement law - Mandatory obligations or award criteria?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Xue Ouyang; [2021]
    Keywords : EU Public Procurement Law; Climate Change; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : There are great challenges we have to face in the environmental and climate field, especially when greenhouse gas emissions are changing the conditions for human life and impacting biodiversity. The main reason resulting in climate change is greenhouse gas emissions during production and consumption of goods and services. READ MORE