Essays about: "inflation"

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  1. 1. What causes fluctuations in the exchange rate? A quantitative study on the underlying variables that affects the Swedish Krona and Euro exchange rate

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Oskar Fagerholm; Arien Haghshenas; [2020-02-18]
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    Abstract : This paper focuses on analysing the SEK/EURO exchange rate and focuses on testing if 5 specific variables chosen based on previous research affect the SEK/EURO rate. The study uses monthly data from January 2000 to September 2019, the five variables tested are Interest Rate differentials, Inflation Rate differentials, Yield Curve differentials, Implied Volatility Index and the difference in Economic Sentiment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Macroeconomic Factors and Stock Returns: Evidence from the Swedish Stock Market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Sebastian Nordenberg; Sebastian Shaqiri Johansson; [2020-02-18]
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    Abstract : This study investigates the relationship between stock returns and macroeconomic factors in a small, open economy by utilizing a vector autoregression (VAR) approach on Swedish large-cap, mid-cap, and small-cap data from 2003 to 2019. To determine the relationship between the macroeconomic factors and stock market return, Granger causality tests are run on each of the markets. READ MORE

  3. 3. Labor taxation and its effect on employment : A study of labor taxation in 13 countries

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Per Tunehed; [2020]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to try to determine the effect that labor taxation has on the employment rate in 12 European countries and the United States. This will be done in order to determine more generally the effect that taxation of income has on the employment rate. READ MORE

  4. 4. Quantitative easing and US stock prices : A study on unconventional monetary policy and its long-term effects on stocks

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Mervan Bedikanli; [2020]
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    Abstract : Conventional monetary policy has traditionally been conducted through changes in the interest rate, in order to adjust the economy back to equilibrium by targeting stable inflation and prices. However, after the financial crisis in 2008, many central banks found themselves in the Zero Lower Bound, where interest rates were close to zero and conventional expansionary monetary policy was therefore ineffective. READ MORE

  5. 5. The connection between household savings ratio and human development index : Which factors affect the household savings ratio?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Sanna Persson; Jerry Pettersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Household savings; human development index HDI ; fixed effect regression model; Keynesianism; Maslow´s behavioral pyramid; permanent income hypothesis;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates which factors affecting savings behavior by using a fixed effect regression model. To see what affects the household savings rate the following independent variables is considered: Natural logarithm of trend per capita income, natural logarithm of deviation from trend per capita income, growth of disposable income, real interest rate, inflation, wealth in relation to household disposable income, foreign savings in relation to disposable income, dependency ratio and human development index. READ MORE