Essays about: "inflation"

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  1. 6. Repo Rates and Private Consumption in Sweden from 1995-2019 : An analysis of negative repo rates with regards to private consumption

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

    Author : Jacob Söderström Hallberg; Zixuan Xu; [2020]
    Keywords : Repo rate; Private Consumption; Negative interest rates; IS-LM model;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to examine whether repo rates have any impact on private consumption in Sweden. After the financial crisis in 2008, the repo rates in some periods become negative. Whether negative repo rates have impact on private consumption is an additional analysis in the thesis. READ MORE

  2. 7. 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

  3. 8. The predictive power of financial ratios on bankruptcy : A quantitative study of non-listed limited liability SMEs companies in Sweden

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Laureta Ahmeti; Azra Zubanovic; [2020]
    Keywords : Bankruptcy; prediction variables; financial ratios; logistic regression;

    Abstract : Abstract Background - Bankruptcy is an issue that not only affects the company that is registered as bankrupt, but also the society since it has an impact on the economy. Previous studies have been focusing on larger listed companies outside of Sweden hence there is a lack of empirical findings about Swedish companies in this research area. READ MORE

  4. 9. Grade Leniency and Competition : A study of Swedish Compulsory Level Municipality Schools

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Fredrik Thor; [2020]
    Keywords : School choice; grade inflation; quasi-markets; independent schools; municipalities;

    Abstract : In Sweden, there has been an increased discrepancy between increasing merit ratings and decreasing results in international surveys such as PISA. At the same time, since the 1990s, Sweden has had several reforms that resulted in increased competition, decentralization and trust-based evaluations. READ MORE

  5. 10. Do changes in macroeconomic variables affect stock market volatility? : -A GARCH-S approach in examining the volatility of the Swedish stock market

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Emelie Wallin; [2020]
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    Abstract : The behaviour of stock markets is characterized by volatility, that is the rate at which stock prices moves up and down within a short period of time. The importance of understanding the nature of volatility is that excessive volatility may prevent the smooth functioning of financial markets and adversely affect the performance of the economy. READ MORE