Essays about: "inflation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 326 essays containing the word inflation.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Wealth Inequality : Analysis based on 21 EU countries

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Mengying Man; Meixuan Ren; [2019]
    Keywords : Wealth Inequality; Gini Index; Housing Price Index; Minimum Wage; Inflation Rate;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to examine how wealth inequality alters when macroeconomic factors such as housing price index, inflation rate, and minimum wage change. In the theoretical part, the potential connection between some macroeconomic factors and wealth inequality is described through the link of the Lorenz Curve and Pareto distribution. READ MORE

  3. 3. Global Inflation in Forecasting - A model comparison

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Carl Billing; Charlotte Breitz; [2019]
    Keywords : Global Inflation; Forecasting Inflation; GVAR; Estimation Window; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : An essential input to monetary policymaking is inflation forecasting, and one important factor regarding inflation forecasting debated by researchers is the use of a global component. This thesis builds upon Ciccarelli and Mojon (2005, 2010) as well as Gillitzer and McCarthy (2019), who investigate the performance of a global component when forecasting domestic inflation. READ MORE

  4. 4. House price modelling of Denmark’s municipalities using vector autoregression and gradient descent

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk fysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Love Gillberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : In this thesis, a house price evolution equation of Denmark's municipalities is proposed and solved using both an iterative optimization algorithm, and a closed form solution using Vector Autoregression. The quality of the solutions is investigated, analyzed and compared. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Impact of Climatic Disasters on Output and Prices: A Panel VAR-X Approach

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Agnes Magnusson; [2019]
    Keywords : Natural disasters; Economic growth; Inflation; Climate change;

    Abstract : This paper sets out to study the short-term e ffects of climatic disasters on two macroeconomic variables: output and prices. The study makes use of a panel vector-autoregression model in the presence of endogenous variables and exogenous shocks (VAR-X), and applies it to a 1960--2017 cross-country panel. READ MORE