Essays about: "spillover effects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 essays containing the words spillover effects.

  1. 1. One Rate to Rule Them All: How U.S. Monetary Policy is Increasingly Controlling European Economies

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Lina Thomas; [2019]
    Keywords : Global VAR; Monetary Policy Spillovers; International Transmission Mechanisms;

    Abstract : When the Fed raises the interest rates, it does so to steer domestic activity. However, the effects of such monetary policy may inadvertently spillover to other economies. This study employs the Global VAR approach to examine such spillover effects to European economies before and after the crisis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Towards Equal Participation in Leadership - An empirical study on the short-term effects of a mandatory gender quota on supervisory boards in Germany

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Harini Annadanam; Aylin Shawkat; [2019]
    Keywords : Demand and supply of labor; labor discrimination; economics of gender; firm performance; firm employment decisions;

    Abstract : With growing pressure for policy makers to address the underrepresentation of women in corporate leadership roles, it is important to analyze the effectiveness of board quotas as a demand-side intervention. This thesis examines the short-term effects of a mandatory gender quota on supervisory boards implemented in Germany in January 2016. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effects of a pro-social default manipulation on subsequent cheating behaviour

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Elin Edén; [2018-09-05]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study aimed to examine possible spillover effects of a pro-social default manipulation on subsequent cheating (pro-self) behaviour. 67 participants completed a laboratory experiment, where they first did a time estimation and construction task, then were subjected to either a pro-social or a pro-self default donation choice after which they were given the opportunity to cheat in a lottery. READ MORE

  4. 4. Determinants of House Prices in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Radan Papousek; Martin Södling; [2018-07-04]
    Keywords : Spatial Durbin Model; spatial autocorrelation; Sweden; house prices; spillover; municipalities;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Export spillovers with Chinese characteristics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Philipp Ludwig; [2018]
    Keywords : export spillovers; agglomeration effects; China; international trade; transition economies; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the impact of information spillovers on the export entry decision of Chinese manufacturers between 2000 and 2006 by using a combination of firm and transaction level data that allows to track the occurrence of individual export starts and captures the extent of local export agglomeration at a detailed geographical level. We examine if the presence of neighboring exporters involved in similar or different product and destination markets gives rise to knowledge transfers that facilitate a firm’s export entry and carefully consider how differences across starters, neighbors, geographical proximity, trade regimes and private networks influence the transmission of information between firms. READ MORE