Sökning: "Financial science"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 215 avhandlingar innehållade orden Financial science.

  1. 1. Glokal institutionalisering : mötet mellan globala och lokala idéer i kommunal näringspolitik för hållbar utveckling

    Författare :Conny Pettersson; Jan Olsson; Marie Louise von Bergmann Winberg; Örebro universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Municipal economic policy for sustainable development; United Nations’ thoughts on sustainability; the globalisation of sustainable thinking; glocal institutionalisation; spreading and institutionalisation of ideas; double dynamics of translation; agenda 21; faktor 10; Abduction; Karlskoga; Hällefors; Political science; Statsvetenskap; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis treats the globalisation of processes for sustainable development. It focuses, by means of both empirical and theoretical arguments, on the ways in which the United Nations’ thoughts on sustainability have been circulated, adopted and implemented in the economic policies of a Swedish municipality. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Theoretical and empirical accounts of Swedish financial supervision in the twentieth century

    Författare :Mikael Wendschlag; Hans Sjögren; Mats Larsson; Sverre Knutsen; Charles Goodhart; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Financial supervision; institutional economics; adaptive enforcement; financial history; Sweden;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis is concerned with the history of financial supervision in Sweden during the twentieth century up to the financial crisis in the early 1990s. To this end a theoretical framework is developed which is based on institutional economics, law and economics, theories on bureaucracies, regulatory enforcement and policy analysis. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Samarbete mellan gymnasieskolan och näringslivet : en studie av lokala partnerskap i fyra kommuner

    Författare :Tomas Johansson; Anders Lidström; Olof Johansson; Göran Bostedt; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; School-business partnerships; public private collaboration; urban regimes; pre-emptive power; policy communities; apprentice posts; local adaptation; Political science; Statsvetenskap; statskunskap; political science;

    Sammanfattning : The national curriculum and the School Act emphasize the importance of establishing partnerships between schools and local businesses. The formation of partnerships was expected to be facilitated by the decentralization reforms that took place in the beginning of the 1990’s. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Competitive Elections in Authoritarian States : Weak States, Strong Elites, and Fractional Societies in Central Asia and Beyond

    Författare :Fredrik M. Sjöberg; Li Bennich-Björkman; Sven Oskarsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; electoral competitiveness; authoritarianism; parliamentary elections; candidates; Kyrgyzstan; clan; ethnicity; clientelism; political parties; market reform; privatization; Political science; Statsvetenskap; Statskunskap; Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : Why do some authoritarian states have competitive elections? This study shows that whenever there is a balance of power between candidates, competitiveness will ensue. Electoral fraud is often widespread in autocratic states, but if no single candidate or party is in a position to monopolize electoral support the result will be competitive. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Essays on Financial Markets

    Författare :Hans Byström; Nationalekonomiska institutionen; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Electricity Futures; Option Pricing; Compass Rose; Covariance Matrix; Chaos; Stochastic Volatility; Financial Markets; GARCH; Financial science; Finansiering;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of five empirical essays dealing with different issues related to financial markets. Chapter 2 studies a new multivariate technique, Orthogonal GARCH, of forecasting large covariance matrices based on GARCH models. LÄS MER