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  1. 6. Essays on International Trade : Theory and Evidence on the Determinants and Implications of Firms' Import Behaviour

    Författare :Evangelia Pateli; Rikard Forslid; Anders Åkerman; Philippe Martin; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; international trade; extensive margins of trade; international sourcing; hierarchical sorting; information spillovers; devaluations; intermediate import dependence; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aspires to further contribute to our understanding of both the determinants as well as the implications of intermediate goods trade. Faced with intensifying global competition, firms are increasingly developing their production process and their sourcing strategies beyond national borders in order to take advantage of lower costs, superior quality and technological advances. LÄS MER

  2. 7. Disentangling Trade Flows : Firms, Geography and Technology

    Författare :Martin Andersson; Högskolan i Jönköping; []

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of three individual studies and a common introduction. Albeit distinct and self-contained, all studies are devoted to how and why trade flows adjust according to characteristics of markets and attributes of links between markets. LÄS MER

  3. 8. En merkantilistisk början : Stockholms textila import 1720–1738

    Författare :Lili-Annè Aldman; Klas Nyberg; Kersti Ullenhag; Pernilla Jonsson; Maurits Nyström; Christina Dalhede; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Economic history; eighteenth century; mercantilsim; Sweden; Stockholm; Hornian government; institutions; economic policy; sumptuary laws; import fees; import bans; trade balance; foreign trade; intermediary trade; shipping; Baltic Sea; North Sea; imports; textiles; production of fabrics; toll records; price on market; Ekonomisk historia; Ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this thesis is to, from an institutional approach, study how the Stockholm importers within the textile sector adapted their foreign trade to the change in economic policy 1720 through 1738. The focus is to investigate to what extent the introduction of new laws, regulations etc. LÄS MER

  4. 9. Essays on trade and environment

    Författare :Mark Sanctuary; Rikard Forslid; Josh Ederington; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International trade; environment; border carbon adjustments; climate change policy; discreet choice; labelling; econometrics; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis comprises four essays examining aspects of international trade and environment."Border carbon adjustments (BCAs) and Strategic Climate Policy" examines how BCA affects government incentives to regulate emissions and trade in a strategic setting and contrasts the impact of a BCA and a tariff: the distinction being that the level of the BCA is a function of the difference in the trade partner's emission taxes whereas the tariff is not. LÄS MER

  5. 10. Möten med marknaden. Tre svenska fackförbunds agerande under perioden 1945-1976

    Författare :Carina Gråbacke; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; trade unions; the textile industry; the building industry; the retail sector; encompassing and narrow interests; the politics of productivity; innovation; economic change; structural adjustment; rationalization; competition; regulation; deregulation; bargained economy; free trade; protectionism; labor market policy; public housing corporations; union controlled firms; radicalization; organization costs; opening hour regulation;

    Sammanfattning : This is a study of how trade unions act when they are confronted with the consequences of innovations in their own sector of the economy. The framework in which this is studied, basically consists of Mancur Olson's distinction between encompassing/broad and narrow interest organizations, here represented by the peak organization of the blue-collar workers (LO) and the separate trade unions within LO, respectively. LÄS MER