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  • Essays in Development Economics 

    MORANDO, BRUNO (Trinity College Dublin. School of Social Sciences & Philosophy. Discipline of Economics, 2020)
    This dissertation is a collection of three essays with a geographical and thematic common denominator. The broad objective of the thesis is to study how the Ugandan agricultural sector is affected by the country'
  • Essays in Economic History 

    VARDANYAN, GAYANE (Trinity College Dublin. School of Social Sciences & Philosophy. Discipline of Economics, 2020)
    This dissertation addresses questions in the areas of economic history and economics of migration. It consists of introduction, literature review, three empirical research chapters on Irish Migration to the United States ...
  • Essays in development economics: the role of property rights on labour supply and land markets 

    AYALA-CANTU, LUCIANO (Trinity College Dublin. School of Social Sciences & Philosophy. Discipline of Economics, 2020)
    The process of economic development requires that an economy moves from an agriculture-intensive setting to a more industrialized situation. It is then essential that agricultural productivity increases and shifts to a ...
  • European pharmaceutical industry : a micro-econometric analysis of growth dynamics and production location 

    Zhang, Xiaoheng (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Economics, 2009)
    The aim of this thesis is to investigate the industry dynamics of expansion and the location pattern of the European pharmaceutical industry in the Single Market Programme era using micro-econometric approaches.
  • Taxation and political models 

    Yoder, Seán (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Economics, 2013)
    This thesis is a collection of three separate essays. Each essay deals with taxation policy directly or the expectation of future taxation by an electorate during a time of war. In terms of taxation, this essay generally ...