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Dynamic Investment Models, Employment Generation and Productivity – Evidence from Swedish Data


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Title: Dynamic Investment Models, Employment Generation and Productivity – Evidence from Swedish Data
Authors: Sato, Yoshihiro
E-mail: yoshihiro.sato@economics.gu.se
Issue Date: 28-Sep-2012
University: Göteborgs universitet. Handelshögskolan
Institution: Department of Economics ; Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik
Date of Defence: 2012-10-19
Disputation: Fredagen den 19 oktober 2012, kl 10, i sal E43, Handelshögskolan, Vasagatan 1
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: Economic studies
206
Keywords: uncertainty
capacity utilization
real options model
firm-level panel data
economies of scale
non-homothetic production function
entrepreneurial firms
employment generation
productivity
post-entry performance
Abstract: Paper 1: Effects of shocks and uncertainty on capital and labor in a real options model with variable capacity utilization This study analyzes the effects of uncertainty on investment, capital use and labor demand, in both the short run and the long run, in dynamic capital models where firms have incentives not to operate at full capacity. We have modified the real options model with full irreversibility to incorporate variable capacity utilization. After obtaining a numerical solution to the i... more
ISBN: 978-91-85169-68-9
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/30414
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
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