Essays about: "mortgage rate"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the words mortgage rate.

  1. 1. The effect of rising interest rates on Swedish condominium prices.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Emil Bengtsson; Simon Påhlman; [2021-02-10]
    Keywords : Condominium prices; mortgage rate; interest rate; inflation; unemployment; GDP; equity wipe out; confidence; Animal spirit; VECM; Sweden; rising interest rate;

    Abstract : This study examines the effects of rising interest rates on condominium prices in Sweden using the Vector Error Correction Model (VECM). There have been several studies across the globe that have examined the relationship between house prices and interest rates, while the condominium segment has not been greatly covered. READ MORE

  2. 2. Housing Finance and the Transmission of Mortgage Spread Shocks

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Denise Hansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Mortgage spread; credit supply; housing demand; monetary policy; business cycle;

    Abstract : Credit market frictions, captured by mortgage spreads, are potentially an equally important driver behind mortgage rate innovations as monetary policy. Possibly a significant driver of business cycles. Yet, the effect of such shocks on the economy has barely received any attention in empirical research. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modelling Swedish bond market activity : A liquidity proxy using potential and executed trades

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Therese Lin; [2020]
    Keywords : Government bonds; Mortgage bonds; Swedish bond market; Liquidity proxy; Investor activity; Potential trading; Svenska obligationsmarknaden; Likviditet; Aktivitet; Potentiell handel;

    Abstract : Bond markets are crucial for the stability and efficiency of the national financial system. Low liquidity prevents market developments and makes investors reluctant to trade actively. It is therefore crucial to maintain liquidity in bond markets. READ MORE

  4. 4. An Empirical Study on the Reversal Interest Rate

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Pontus Berglund; Daniel Kamangar; [2020]
    Keywords : reversal interest rate; effective lower bound; negative interest rates; monetary policy transmission; interest rate pass-through; bank lending;

    Abstract : Previous research suggests that a policy interest rate cut below the reversal interest rate reverses the intended effect of monetary policy and becomes contractionary for lending. This paper is an empirical investigation into whether the reversal interest rate was breached in the Swedish negative interest rate environment between February 2015 and July 2016. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of Interest Rate Increase on Stockholm’s Households

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : William Laab; Adam Pataky; [2019]
    Keywords : Mortgage rate; interest rate; HHs; debt service ratio; Stockholm; Bolåneränta; ränta; hushåll; debt service ratio; Stockholm;

    Abstract : The housing prices have increased in a rapid pace in Stockholm the past decades. Simultaneously, the interest rates have decreased drastically, since the global financial crisis in 2008. The two movements combined have led to higher debt among Swedish households and especially in the capital, Stockholm. READ MORE