Essays about: "impact of privatization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words impact of privatization.

  1. 1. Privatization, Competition and Primary Health Care Utilization - A study of the Swedish Patient Choice Reform

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Elvira Forsberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Primary Health Care; Patient Choice Reform; Competition; Privatization; Health Care Utilization; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : During the last decades, the issue of increased health care utilization and expenditures in the western world has been a highly debated topic in health economics. One potential explanation to this growth is the increased privatization and competition in the health care sector, which we have seen in many countries in the later years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does profit-oriented ownership in the Swedish school sector affect its quality negatively - a quantitative panel study

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Emelie Jonsson; Owe Xie; [2016]
    Keywords : Privatization; Profit-driven welfare; School; Education quality; Spillover;

    Abstract : A heavily discussed topic in Sweden the last year has been whether profits within the welfare sector should be allowed. In this paper we investigate how privately owned schools affect the Swedish school quality, focusing on profit-driven actors' impact. The effect is isolated in a two-stage analysis using fixed effect regressions. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE CHINESE STOCK MARKET - Differences in performance in consideration to level of state ownership

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Mathilda Ivarsson; Heidi Nordén; [2015-02-04]
    Keywords : Split-Share Structure Reform; State-Owned Enterprises SOEs ; Ownership Structure; Corporate Governance; Privatization theory; China;

    Abstract : We examine the success of the privatization reform in China by evaluating the changes in performance of the State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) after the Split-Share Structure reform in 2005, considering the changes in ownership structure. This study investigates how the ongoing privatization process in China is affecting the performance of SOEs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Den shoppingstyrda stadsdelen : med exempel från Fornebu

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Janita Sundqvist; [2015]
    Keywords : kommersialisering; shopping; handel; offentlligt rum; publikt rum; mötesplatser; stadsplanering;

    Abstract : Det här examensarbetet som skrivs inom landskapsarkitektprogrammet vid SLU, Alnarp, har som huvudsyfte att undersöka hur kommersialisering påverkar offentliga rum. I arbetet studerar jag det relativt nya begreppet Shoppingstyrd stadsdel, det vill säga en nyetablerad stadsdel uppbyggd utifrån köpcenter och kommers. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Impact of Financial Deregulation on Top Incomes

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Meret Bracher; Louise Petersen; [2015]
    Keywords : Top incomes; Income inequality; Financial liberalization; Deregulation; Taxation;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the effect of financial deregulation on the share of total incomes going to the top. Using data from the World Top Income Database and a recently created index on financial reform, the effect of financial deregulation on top income shares is estimated in a panel data setting with 18 developed countries over the period 1973-2005. READ MORE