Essays about: "labor income share"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words labor income share.

  1. 1. Capital Accumulation and the Labor Share of Income

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julius Broman; [2021]
    Keywords : factor shares of income; labor share; capital accumulation; capital heterogeneity;

    Abstract : This paper estimates the effects of capital accumulation on industry labor shares by taking account of capital heterogeneity. Using a cross-country, cross-industry dataset covering 15 European countries over 38 industries, I take advantage of a detailed breakdown of the capital stock distinguishing between physical, ICT and intangible assets. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effects of immigration on the income of native born workers: Evidence from Sweden

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Arnold Schanzer-Larsen; [2021]
    Keywords : Immigration; Income; Wage; Unemployment rate; Panel study; Fixed effect model; Native; Labor market; The equilibrium model; Human capital; Skill-composition;

    Abstract : Abstract  Course: NAA305 Bachelor Thesis in Economics 15 ECTS  University: Mälardalen University, School of Business, Society and Engineering, Västerås  Title: The effects of immigration on the income of native-born workers:  Evidence from Sweden Author: Arnold Schanzer-Larsen  Supervisor: Johan Lindén  Problem: Sweden has experienced a lot of immigration, and the phenomenon has received a great deal of attention in the public and political debate. There is, among other things, fear that immigration could be harmful for the labor market outcome of the receiving country. READ MORE

  3. 3. Work or Shirk : Finding the optimal enforced effort in activation and evaluating the job stimulus for social benefit recipients, by introducing effective leisure in a labor supply model

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Oliver Rosengren; [2021]
    Keywords : Labor supply; benefits; social assistance; social benefits; job stimulus; earnings disregard; extensive margin; employment; shirking; effort; Arbetsutbud; bidrag; socialtjänst; ekonomiskt bistånd; socialbidrag; försörjningsstöd; jobbstimulans; ansträngning; sysselsättning; extensiva marginalen;

    Abstract : Social benefits were forecasted to increase by 13 percent to 2022 before the pandemic hit the economy (Prop. 2018/19:1). In the latest forecast it has almost doubled: an increase of 24 percent to 2022 (Prop. 2020/21:1). READ MORE

  4. 4. Can the functional income distribution explain income inequality?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Bylund; [2020]
    Keywords : Functional income distribution; Capital share; Income inequality; Labor share; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the correlation between capital share and income inequality using three different income inequality measures. By performing a panel data regression and estimating Pearson’s r I find that there exists a large and positive correlation between capital share and top income shares. READ MORE

  5. 5. Household Hedging Motives and Financial Risk Taking: Evidence from Europe

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Azar Aliyev; [2019]
    Keywords : Household Finance; Risk-Taking; Hedging Motives; Human Capital; Real Estate;

    Abstract : Financial economists have suggested how hedging motives related to human capital and real estate should affect financial risk-taking of a utility maximizing household. Using rich cross-sectional data from the second wave of the Eurosystem Household Finance and Consumption Survey, I analyze how such motives relate to the propensity to participate in the markets for risky assets and the risky share - portion of financial portfolio allocated to the risky assets. READ MORE