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    • Energy and economic growth: the stylized facts 

      Csereklyei, Zsuzsanna; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna; Stern, David I. (IAEE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We summarize what we know about energy and economic growth in a set of stylized facts. We combine analysis of a panel data set of 99 countries from 1971 to 2010 with analysis of some longer run historical data. Our key ...
    • Energy as an indicator of modernization in Latin America, 1890-1925 

      Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna; Yáñez, César; Folchi, Mauricio; Carreras, Albert (Wiley, 2010)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In the absence of comparable macroeconomic indicators for most of the Latin American economies before the 1930s, the apparent consumption of energy is used in this paper as a proxy of the degree of modernization of Latin ...
    • El EQ-5D como medida de resultados en salud 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (Elsevier España, S.L.U., 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      El EQ-5D ha mostrado su validez y fiabilidad como medida de salud, pero su versión original presentaba algunas limitaciones, como efecto techo y escaso poder discriminatorio, especialmente en los cambios pequeños en los ...
    • España como mercado. Oportunidades de negocio, desarrollo económico y franquismo 

      Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna (CSIC, 2011)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Este artículo ofrece una aproximación a las estrategias de penetración en el mercado español desempeñadas por las principales potencias industriales durante las décadas de 1950 y 1960. Bajo el impacto de la Guerra Fría, ...
    • Estimation of long-run parameters in unbalanced cointegration 

      Hualde Bilbao, Javier Upna (Elsevier, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper analyses the asymptotic properties of nonlinear least squares estimators of the long run parameters in a bivariate unbalanced cointegration framework. Unbalanced cointegration refers to the situation where the ...
    • Evaluación económica del impacto de la prohibición de plomo en las gasolinas en el cociente intelectual de los niños de 7 y 8 años de la Comunidad de Madrid 

      Ordóñez Iriarte, José María; Guillén Pérez, José Jesús; Bodas Pinedo, Andrés; Aparicio Madre, Manuel Ignacio; Martínez García, María José; González Estecha, Montserrat; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Fundamentos: la evaluación económica de las repercusiones sanitarias de las políticas públicas es difícil y escasa. El objetivo del presente estudio fue cuantificar monetariamente los beneficios de la reducción del plomo ...
    • Exchange of indivisible goods and indifferences: The Top Trading Absorbing Sets mechanisms 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Molis Bañales, Elena (Elsevier, 2011)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      There is a wide range of economic problems that involve the exchange of indivisible goods with no monetary transfers, starting from the housing market model of the seminal paper by Shapley and Scarf (1974) to problems such ...
    • Freedom of choice: John Stuart Mill and the tree of life 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Ballester Oyarzun, Miguel Ángel Upna; Nieto Vázquez, Jorge Upna (Springer-Verlag, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This essay deals with the notion and content of freedom of choice proposing a new set up and a new family of measures for this concept which is, indeed, an ethical value of paramount importance in a well ordered and open ...
    • Freshwater for cooling needs: a long-run approach to the nuclear water footprint in Spain 

      Sesma Martín, Diego Upna; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (Elsevier, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      From the invention of the steam engine to the present, water has represented a significant input to the energy system, although this has been mostly ignored in the literature. In Spain, the most arid country in Europe, ...
    • From equilibrium to equity. The survival of the commons in the Ebro Basin: Navarra from the 15th to the 20th centuries 

      Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna (Igitur, Utrecht Publishing & Archiving Services for IASC, 2008)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper describes an historical case of management of common lands, and their survival and transformation through the great agrarian reforms of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The hypothesis is that the notion ...
    • ICT Impact on tourism industry 

      Aramendia Muneta, María Elena; Ollo López, Andrea (Access Press UK, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The goal of this paper is to analyze the effects of ICT on firms’ competitiveness, as well as on their level of innovation, productivity and on the market share depending on the tourism area: Accommodation, Gastronomy ...
    • Impact of successful treatment with directacting antiviral agents on health-related quality of life in chronic hepatitis C patients 

      Juanbeltz Zurbano, Regina; Martínez Baz, Iván; San Miguel Elcano, Ramón; Goñi Esarte, Silvia; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Castilla Catalán, Jesús (Public Library of Science, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background. Direct-acting antivirals (DAA) have demonstrated high efficacy to achieve sustained virological response (SVR) in chronic hepatitis C patients. We aim to assess the change in healthrelated quality of life (HRQoL) ...
    • Incentives and intrinsic motivation in healthcare 

      Berdud, Mikel Upna; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Nieto Vázquez, Jorge Upna (Elsevier España, S.L.U., 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Objetivo: Ha sido establecido por la literatura que los trabajadores de las organizaciones públicas están intrínsecamente motivados. Este trabajo es un estudio empírico en el sector sanitario que utiliza métodos de ...
    • Keynes frente al pensamiento único 

      Galarza Prieto, Enrique Upna (Gobierno de Navarra, 1997)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      El autor hace un recorrido por la vida y la obra del economista John Maynard Keynes
    • Learning by doing: the first Spanish nuclear power plant 

      Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (Cambridge University Press, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In the nuclear sector, turnkey projects can be considered an investment in obtaining information through “learning by doing” to capture rents from the next generation of reactors. As the first U.S. turnkey export project, ...
    • Machines and energy. Energy capital ratios in Europe and Latin America 1875 - 1970' 

      Ducoing, Cristián; Gales, Ben; Hölsgens, Rick; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The relationship between energy and capital is one of the most important aspects of modern economic growth. Machines need energy to produce all the goods we enjoy; energy would be far less useful for humankind in absence ...
    • Measuring the cohesiveness of preferences: an axiomatic analysis 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Vorsatz, Marc (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In this paper, we axiomatically study how to measure the similarity of preferences in a group of individuals. For simplicity, we refer to this as the cohesiveness. First, we provide axioms that characterize a family of ...
    • Mejorar la suerte del proletariado. Cuestión social y repartos comunales (Navarra, 1868) 

      Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna (Marcial PonsAsociación de Historia Contemporánea, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Este trabajo examina los acontecimientos de 1868 en la Navarra rural entendiéndolos como un hito importante en el giro hacia la atribución de una expresa funcionalidad social a los aprovechamientos comunales. El impulso a ...
    • Non-anonymous ballot aggregation: an axiomatic generalization of Approval Voting 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Vorsatz, Marc (Elsevier, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We study axiomatically situations in which the society agrees to treat voters with different characteristics distinctly. In this setting, we propose a set of intuitive axioms and show that they jointly characterize a new ...
    • Nuclear power for a dictatorship: state and business involvement in the Spanish atomic program 1950-1985 

      Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna; Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna (SAGE, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Spain was the first developing country to exploit a nuclear power plant commercially. By the early 1970s Spain had become the major nuclear client of the USA, the world’s largest reactor exporter. Despite its importance, ...