Sökning: "Environmental Kuznets Curve"

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  1. 1. Kan återvinningsbeteende förklaras?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Författare :Josefine Olsson; Mattias Öhrn; [2020-09-10]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : During the last century, increasing attention has been put on the importance to recycle. Several studies have investigated underlying factors that seems to correlate with this type of proenvironmental behavior. LÄS MER

  2. 2. 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

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

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

    Sammanfattning : 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. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Economic Development and CO2 emissons : A comparison of High- and Middle-income economies

    Kandidat-uppsats, Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Författare :Robin Abrahamsson; Rasmus Augustsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Revised kuznets curve; Environmental Kuznets curve; CO2 emissions; Middle-income; High-income; Economic Development;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this paper is to investigate the relationship between economic development and pollution in the middle- and high-income countries for the period between 1960 and 2014. The study is conducted by first testing the environmental Kuznets curve, an economic theory that income has an inverted U-shape relationship with environmental degradation. LÄS MER

  4. 4. An Inverted U: Testing for a Swedish Municipal Environmental Kuznets Curve with an Inequality Perspective

    C-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Författare :Johan Faxner; Carl Edvin Steinvall; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Environmental Degradation; Environmental Kuznets Curve; Income Inequality; Swedish Municipalities;

    Sammanfattning : The Environmental Kuznets Curve (EKC) hypothesis suggests a relationship between environmental degradation and economic development where degradation initially increases with economic development until a certain point where additional development is associated with decreasing degradation. In the literature, the effect of economic inequality on this relationship has been studied from both theoretical and empirical viewpoints. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The decoupling process of CO2 emissions and economic growth : A comparative study between the European Union and middle income countries in South and East Asia

    Kandidat-uppsats, Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Författare :Elin Alverhed; Frida Kåvik; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Development; CO2 Emissions; South and East Asia; The European Union; Decoupling;

    Sammanfattning : This paper compares and analyzes the decoupling processes of carbon emissions to economic growth in the European Union and South and East Asian middle income countries. This is done through econometric methods, testing for a relationship between CO2 and GDP. LÄS MER