Essays about: "welfare"

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  1. 1. Social Impact Bonds in Sweden: Structural and operational impediments from experts’ perspectives

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jonathan Good; Mattias Juhlin; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Social Impact Bonds; SIB; Social Finance; Social Entrepreneurship; Pay for Success; Social Impact Investment;

    Abstract : Background and PurposeSocial Impact Bonds has recently received attention in Sweden as a new financing model thatmight enable increased efficiency and innovation within public service provision. As a financingmodel, Social Impact Bonds’ outcome-based structure, allows increased service provisionmeasuring, enabling increased transparency and new thoughts and practices to be put in place inareas of the social services where problems are prevailing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Innovating Inside the Box - An Exploratory Comparative Case Study of Regulations’ Impact on Innovation in the Insurance Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alexander Ivarsson; Emma Rittgård; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Financial innovation; Innovation management; Regulation; Insurance;

    Abstract : Innovation in general is an important driver for economic growth and consumer welfare.However, with the purpose of consumer protection and ensuring stability of the financialsystem, the insurance sector is bound to follow stricter regulations than most other sectors. READ MORE

  3. 3. Income, Insurance, and Happiness in China: Evidence from CHIP2013

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Yanni Shen; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Subjective Well-being; Income; Insurance; Ordered Logit Model;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Environmental Kuznets Curve in Sweden - A regression analysis of the relationship between CO2 emissions and economic growth in Sweden during the years of 1960-2018

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Daniel Forsström; Oscar Johansson; [2020-07-06]
    Keywords : Environmental Kuznets Curve; EKC; CO2 emissions in Sweden;

    Abstract : The Environmental Kuznets Curve (EKC) is a theory suggesting the existence of an inverted U-shaped relationshipbetween emissions and economic growth. In today’s world of environmental awareness, it is an interesting topicsince it suggests that when economic growth reaches a certain point, pollution actually starts decreasing as economicwelfare increases. READ MORE

  5. 5. A EUROPEAN UNION WIDE WELFARE SCHEME Explanations of attitudes towards a welfare scheme at EU-level

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Pontus Fransson; [2020-07-03]
    Keywords : Welfare; Euroscepticism; benchmarking; ideology; ideology;

    Abstract : In recent time, the social dimension has gained attention at the agenda of the European Union, since the new Commission lead by Ursula von der Leyen put forward her political priorities, where one of them is to create a more social Europe. This thesis analyses the various explanations there are for the attitudes that the European electorate have towards a common European welfare scheme. READ MORE