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    • Business cycle and monetary policy analysis with market rigidities and financial frictions 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Deidda, Luca; Galdón Sánchez, José Enrique Upna (2013)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      We describe a dynamic macroeconomic model that incorporates firm-level borrowing constraints, competitive CES loan production, and rigidities on both setting prices and wages. The external finance premium (interest-rate ...
    • The diffusion of pay for performance across occupations 

      Bayo Moriones, José Alberto Upna; Galdón Sánchez, José Enrique Upna; Martínez de Morentin, Sara Upna (2012)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      In this paper the differences in the incidence of pay for performance plans between occupations in a sample of Spanish manufacturing establishments are analysed. Our results show that there are significant differences ...
    • Dismissal conflicts and unemployment 

      Galdón Sánchez, José Enrique Upna; Güell, Maia (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Firing costs are often blamed for unemployment. In this paper, we investigate this widespread belief theoretically. Firing costs are introduced in an efficiency wage model to capture their effects on employment through ...
    • Employment protection legislation and the IT-sector in OECD countries 

      Galdón Sánchez, José Enrique Upna (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This paper explores the relationship between employment protection legislation (EPL) and the share of employment in the IT-sector. Evidence from several OECD countries suggests that the importance of the IT-sector is smaller ...
    • Performance appraisal: dimensions and determinants 

      Bayo Moriones, José Alberto Upna; Galdón Sánchez, José Enrique Upna; Martínez de Morentin, Sara Upna (2012)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      The determinants of the dimensions that shape a formal system of performance appraisal are studied in relation to a sample of Spanish manufacturing establishments. In particular, the factors that influence the measures ...
    • The process of wage adjustment: an analysis using establishment-level data 

      Bayo Moriones, José Alberto Upna; Galdón Sánchez, José Enrique Upna; Martínez de Morentin, Sara Upna (2013)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      In this article, we use data from Spanish manufacturing plants to analyze the determinants of the importance attributed to several criteria when wages are adjusted. More specifically, the criteria we take into account in ...