Essays about: "sovereign debt"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 essays containing the words sovereign debt.

  1. 1. Crowding out or crowding in? : A study on the effects of the public debt ratio on private investments of countries in the euro area

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Alexander Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The evolution of public debt in the euro area into unsustainable levels is discussed now more than ever after the recent financial crisis of 2008 and the European sovereign debt crisis that followed. With countries like Greece and Italy hovering around the level of 181.2- and 134. READ MORE

  2. 2. Construction of legitimacy through contestation of norms and ideas - Legitimacy of the European Central Bank’s crisis governance

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Matias Lennart Castrén; [2019]
    Keywords : Legitimacy; ECB; Monetary Policy; Constructivism; Ordoliberalism; Contestation; Norms; Ideas;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to study the social construction of the legitimacy of the European Central Bank (ECB). This research addresses the research gap in literature on the legitimacy of the ECB. The research conceptualizes a constructivist concept of legitimacy as contestation that is shaped by norms and ideas. READ MORE

  3. 3. Credit rating impact on the CDS market: the case of PIIGS countries coving European debt crisis period

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Xiaoan Zhou; [2019]
    Keywords : Sovereign Credit Rating; Credit Rating Agencies; CDS market; Sovereign CDS spread; European debt crisis;

    Abstract : In this paper, I analyze the impact of sovereign debt rating to CDS market under PIIGS (Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece and Spain) context during the European Debt Crisis. Via panel regression, I find country's sovereign rating and outlook have significant impact on the CDS market during the pre-crisis period. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Role of Uncertainty in the Scandinavian Banking Sector

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Viktor Forsström; Karl Lind; [2019]
    Keywords : Scandinavian banking sector; Uncertainty; Spillovers; Contagion; Connectedness; Network analysis; Quantile regression;

    Abstract : In this thesis we analyse the impact of uncertainty shocks in the Scandinavian banking sector. We apply the spillover approach developed by Diebold and Yilmaz (2009; 2012; 2014), followed by network analysis. Furthermore, the dynamics of uncertainty shocks are examined by applying a quantile regression approach. READ MORE

  5. 5. In the traces of a crisis An individual-level analysis of the impact of the European sovereign debt crisis on voter participation in the 2014 European Parliament election

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Aleksandar Sibinovic; [2018]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Elections to the European Parliament have since they were introduced in 1979 been, as scholars define it, a “second-order” election. They are typically as such characterized through the losses for national government parties, surge of smaller parties, low interest from the public in general and most of all low levels of voter participation. READ MORE