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    • Attitudes towards blood and living organ donations 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Errea, María Upna (2010)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      We model the decision of whether or not to become a blood/living organ donor. The expected utility for becoming a donor is a function of the degree of altruism, the consumption of goods, the costs of donation, the very ...
    • Comparing the psychometric properties of the EQ-5D-5L between mental and somatic chronic patients populations 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Errea, María Upna; Hernández Arenaz, Íñigo Upna (2013)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      The validity and reliability of the EQ-5D-5L in comparison with the standard 3L has been tested through the analysis of psychometric properties making use of different samples of patients. However, it is likely that the ...
    • An economic model of behaviour: attitudes towards altruistic blood and organ donations 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Errea, María Upna (2009)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      The aim of this research is to model altruistic blood and organ donors behaviour. First, we make an analysis of the decision of to be or not to be a donor for any individual. We propose a model where individuals compare ...
    • Encouraging blood and living organ donations 

      Errea, María Upna (2014)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      This thesis explores the decision of becoing blood and living organ donors. Theoretical and empirical approaches are provided. The first two chapters develop a theoretical behavioral model that helps to disentangle the ...
    • EQIS 1.0 user guide 

      Sánchez Iriso, Eduardo Upna; Errea, María Upna (2011)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Where is QALY? The search of values for QALYs (Quality Adjusted Life Years) in the field of Health Economics is not easy. Economic Evaluations, particularly cost-utility analysis, should be of standard practice, but the ...
    • Incentives when altruism is impure: the case of blood and living organ donations 

      Errea, María Upna; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (2013)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      The decision to donate blood and living organs is considered voluntary and altruistic. However, the shortage of donors has opened an interesting debate in recent years, considering offering economic incentives to donors. ...