Essays about: "the gravity model of trade"

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  1. 1. Optimal control of articulated vehicles for tyre wear minimisation

    University essay from KTH/Fordonsdynamik

    Author : Vallan Maroof; [2021]
    Keywords : Articulated Vehicles; Optimal Control; Tyre Wear Minimisation; Sensitivity Analysis; Motion Planning; Lastbil; Ruttplanering; Däckslitage Minimering; Känslighetsanalys; Optimal Styrning;

    Abstract : Tyre wear is a significant problem on today's road vehicles, particularly for heavy trucks. As the tyre wears, microplastics is released in the air causing long term health issues and environmental pollution. With the introduction of automated vehicles there is a big potential to improve tyre wear of heavy trucks. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is the euro the right way? : A study on the effect of implementing the euro on domestic unemployment.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kevin Sule; [2021]
    Keywords : euro area; euro; unemployment rate; currency area; monetary union; trade; synthetic control method;

    Abstract : This paper aims to investigate how the domestic unemployment rate of a nation is affected by joining the European currency union and converting to the euro. This is done through the use of a synthetic control method, as well as an augmented version of the model, where I define the Euro Area countries as the treatment group, and conversion to euro as treatment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Trade Effects of Digitalization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Berg; Isabella Wladis; [2021]
    Keywords : Trade effects; Digitalization; Gravity model; European digital single market; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This essay examines the impact digitalization has on trade in services inside the European Union (EU). Furthermore, it investigates whether countries with discrepancies in the degree of digitalization have identified such trade effects to different scopes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Do Shifts in Migration policies affect Foreign Trade? - Evidence from the Swedish asylum policy changes of 2016.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Flising; [2021]
    Keywords : Migration; Asylum policies; Swedish imports; Trade effects; Gravity model.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper investigates if migration policy reforms have the ability to affect the trade enhancing effect of migration. Migration policies are one of the factors through which a country can control its migration. A shift in migration policy could therefore possibly alter or affect the effect that migration has on trade. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of Trade and Sustainable Development (TSD) chapters in the free trade agreements of the EU on its imports of environmental goods: A gravity model analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Vladislav Kaim; [2021]
    Keywords : international trade; sustainability; trade and environment; European Union; environmental goods; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Sustainable development agenda in general and environmental considerations in particular have become deeply embedded into the ways the public and decision makers are thinking about trade policy. European Union, while not being the very first adopter of ambitious policies on this front as part of its free trade agreements (FTAs), has emerged throughout the 2010s as the most consistent one. READ MORE