Essays about: "macroeconomics forecasts"

Found 2 essays containing the words macroeconomics forecasts.

  1. 1. Responsiveness of Swedish housing prices to the 2018 amortization requirement : An investigation using a structural Vector autoregressive model to estimate the impact of macro prudential regulation on the Swedish housing market

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi; Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Fredrik Hörnell; Melina Hafelt; [2018]
    Keywords : Macroeconomics; inflation rate; interest rates; house prices; econometrics; time series analysis; SVAR analysis; forecasting;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzed and estimated the impact of the March 1, 2018 loan to income amortization requirement on residential real estate prices in Sweden. A four variables vector autoregressive model (VAR) was used to study the relationships between residential real estate prices, GDP, real mortgage rate and consumer price index over a time period from 2005 to 2017. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cognitive Biases in Macroeconomic Forecasts: – A Pooled Post-Mortem Study of OECD Forecasts

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Axel Svedbom; Olivia Fleischmann; [2006]
    Keywords : macroeconomics forecasts; cognitive bias;

    Abstract : This thesis has two purposes: 1) To evaluate the forecast quality of the OECD and 2) to analyze whether the OECD forecasts are afflicted by cognitive bias. Cognitive bias refers to a wide range of basic judgmental errors that are common to humans. READ MORE