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    • 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, ...
    • La "pequeña" gran propiedad del valle del Ebro ante la coyuntura: la gestión patrimonial de los marqueses de San Adrián durante el siglo XIX 

      Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna (Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana (México), Unidad Iztapalapa, División de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades, 2006)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      A partir del empleo de contabilidades privadas, este artículo plantea un estudio de caso que permite entender mejor las pautas de gestión de la gran propiedad de alcance regional durante el siglo XIX. Se examina la evolución ...
    • Perceived performance effects of ICT in manufacturing SMEs 

      Bayo Moriones, José Alberto Upna; Billón, Margarita; Lera López, Fernando Upna (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose. We aim to investigate whether ICT resources, including investment and use of specific types of ICT as well as innovative work practices, have a positive impact on several dimensions of firm performance, taking ...
    • Population norms for the EQ-5D-3L: a cross-country analysis of population surveys for 20 countries 

      Janssen, M. F.; Szende, A.; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Ramos Goñi, J. M.; Vilagut, G.; König, H. H. (Springer, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This study provides EQ-5D population norms for 20 countries (N = 163,838), which can be used to compare profiles for patients with specific conditions with data for the average person in the general population in a similar ...
    • Power set extensions of dichotomous preferences 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna; Dimitrov, Dinko (Elsevier, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper is devoted to the study of how to extend a dichotomous partition of a universal set X into good and bad objects to an ordering on the power set of X. We introduce a family of rules that naturally take into ...
    • Ranking opportunity profiles through dependent evaluation of policies 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Ballester Oyarzun, Miguel Ángel Upna (Springer US, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Rankings to evaluate opportunity distributions present in most of the literature judge a policy (change from one distribution of opportunities to another) on the basis of the changes created and, thus, independently ...
    • The river’s light: water needs for thermoelectric power generation in the Ebro river basin, 1969–2015 

      Sesma Martín, Diego Upna (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Water is essential for almost all energy processes. This paper analyses the evolution of the cooling water needs of thermal power plants in the Ebro River basin, the largest contributor to the Spanish electricity grid, ...
    • Ruling the Commons. Introducing a new methodology for the analysis of historical commons 

      Moor, Tine de; Laborda Pemán, Miguel; Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna; Weeren, René van; Winchester, Angus (Uopen Journals, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Despite significant progress in recent years, the evolution of commons over the long run remains an under-explored area within commons studies. During the last years an international team of historians have worked under ...
    • Sharing the costs of cleaning a river: the Upstream Responsibility rule 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Gómez Rúa, María; Molis Bañales, Elena (Elsevier, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The cleaning up of waste present in transboundary rivers, which requires the cooperation of different authorities, is a problematic issue, especially when responsibility for the discharge of the waste is not well-defined. ...
    • Siting (and mining) at the border Spain-Portugal nuclear transboundary issues 

      Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna; Carvalho, Antoni; Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna (Brepols, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This article is focused on nuclear transboundary issues between Portugal and Spain, two countries that share a long history of nuclear collaboration and conflict of late, where national borders played a crucial role. The ...
    • Strategy-proof location of public facilities 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Vorsatz, Marc (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Consider the problem of locating a public facility taking into account the agents' preferences. To construct strategy-proof social choice rules, we propose a new preference domain that allows agents to have any single-peaked ...
    • Técnicas y procesos de trabajo en la agricultura del sur de Navarra entre los siglos XIX y XX 

      Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna (Universidad de Murcia, 2000)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      El propósito de este trabajo consiste en ofrecer una descripción de los procesos de trabajo agrícola en funcionamiento en Navarra durante el periodo en que esta agricultura se configuró de modo definitivo como una agricultura ...
    • Tierra y revolución democrática. Bienes comunales y conflictividad social en Valtierra (1808-1869) 

      Gastón Aguas, José Miguel; Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna (2002)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Este trabajo es un estudio sobre la localidad navarra de Valtierra en el que se trata: la crisis del antiguo régimen, la fiscalidad y los bienes propios; la pugna por los pastos entre labradores, ganaderos y negociantes; ...
    • Uncertainty with ordinal likelihood information 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna; Ballester Oyarzun, Miguel Ángel Upna (Springer-Verlag, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We present a model that is closely related to the so-called models of choice under complete uncertainty, in which the agent has no information about the probability of the outcomes. There are two approaches within the said ...
    • Wage stickiness and unemployment fluctuations: an alternative approach 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Moreno, Antonio Upna; Vázquez, Jesús (Springer, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Erceg et al. (J Monet Econ 46:281–313, 2000) introduce sticky wages in a New-Keynesian general-equilibrium model. Alternatively, it is shown here how wage stickiness may bring unemployment fluctuations into a New-Keynesian ...
    • The weak data on the water–energy nexus in Spain 

      Sesma Martín, Diego Upna; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (IWA Publishing, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper focuses on the fact that the water–energy nexus remains an irrelevant issue on the energy policy agenda and on the priorities of the energy leaders in Spain. This is a striking fact given that this takes place ...