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    • How much are people willing to pay for silence? A one and half bound DC CV estimate 

      Barreiro, Jesús Upna; Sánchez García, Mercedes Upna; Viladrich Grau, Montserrat Upna (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Noise is a major urban problem that has not received much attention from environmental economists. In this paper we present an attempt to value a noise reduction program in a Spanish city. Contingent valuation has been ...
    • Reducing social contributions on unskilled labour as a way of fighting unemployment: an empirical evaluation for the case of Spain 

      Bajo Rubio, Óscar Upna; Gómez Gómez-Plana, Antonio Upna (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      In this paper we provide an empirical evaluation of the effects of a cut in social security contributions (i) for all types of labour, and (ii) only for unskilled labour, within a computable general equilibrium model ...
    • A general framework for the macroeconomic analysis of monetary unions 

      Bajo Rubio, Óscar Upna; Díaz Roldán, Carmen Upna (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      The objective of this paper is to develop a general framework for the macroeconomic modelling of monetary unions, which could be useful for policy analysis, as well as for teaching purposes. Our starting point will be the ...
    • Disparidades espaciales en productividad y estructura sectorial de las regiones europeas 

      Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Pascual Arzoz, Pedro Upna; Rapún Gárate, Manuel Upna (2002)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      El objetivo de este trabajo es analizar cuál ha sido la contribución regional y sectorial a la convergencia en productividad en la Unión Europea entre 1977 y 1999. Para ello se combina la metodología propuesta por Esteban ...
    • Geografía y dinámica de la desigualdad regional en la Unión Europea 

      Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Gil Canaleta, Carlos Upna; Pascual Arzoz, Pedro Upna; Rapún Gárate, Manuel Upna (2002)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      ¿Son permanentes o temporales los desequilibrios de renta entre regiones? El objetivo de este trabajo es analizar la evolución de la desigualdad regional en renta por habitante en la Unión Europea en el período 1977-1999. ...
    • Movilidad y desigualdad regional en la Unión Europea 

      Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Pascual Arzoz, Pedro Upna; Rapún Gárate, Manuel Upna (2002)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      El objetivo de este trabajo es analizar la movilidad de la distribución de la renta por habitante a escala regional en la Unión Europea durante el período 1977-1996, con el fin de aportar elementos complementarios sobre ...
    • Una aplicación de la TION98 como instrumento de análisis y simulación 

      Montávez Garcés, María Dolores Upna (2002)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Este trabajo presenta un análisis desagregado sectorialmente de la economía navarra y de las relaciones tanto internas como externas que se llevan a cabo en la actividad económica con el objetivo de conocer más a fondo la ...
    • Costs and effectiveness of a syringe distribution and needle exchange programme for HIV prevention in a regional setting 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Sánchez Iriso, Eduardo Upna (2002)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Objective: To estimate the costs and effectiveness of a HIV prevention intervention consisting of distribution of an anti-Aids kit and needle exchange, in operation since 1993 in Navarra, Spain. Methods: Total costs of the ...
    • Note on Bossert, Pattanaik and Xu’s “Choice under complete uncertainty: axiomatic characterization of some decision rules” 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna (2002)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Recent work by Bossert, Pattanaik and Xu provides axiomatic characterizations of some decision rules for individual decision making under complete uncertainty. This note shows that, in the case of two of these rules, they ...
    • Participation, cooperatives and performance: an analysis of Spanish manufacturing firms 

      Bayo Moriones, José Alberto Upna; Galilea Salvatierra, Pedro Javier Upna; Merino Díaz de Cerio, Javier Upna (2002)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This paper attempts to analyze the effects that shopfloor participation has on firm performance and examine if cooperatives show better results than capitalist firms. Moreover, it tries to study if the impact of participation ...
    • Sharing the costs of cleaning a river: the upstream responsibility rule 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Gómez Rúa, María; Molis Bañales, Elena (2013)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  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. ...
    • Imitation theory and experimental evidence 

      Apesteguía, José Upna; Huck, Steffen; Oechssler, Jörg (2003)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      We introduce a generalized theoretical approach to study imitation and subject it to rigorous experimental testing. In our theoretical analysis we find that the different predictions of previous imitation models are due ...
    • Uso de índices de necesidad relativa para estimar opciones de financiación sanitaria en las regiones venezolanas 

      Espinoza Ferrer, Natalie C. Upna; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (2003)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Objetivo: Estimar necesidades relativas de gasto de las regiones venezolanas, basadas en técnicas estadísticas de análisis multivariante. Material y Métodos: Se utilizan datos del año 1997 referidos a variables demográficas ...
    • Development theories and development as social capability expansion 

      Echávarri Aguinaga, Rebeca Upna (2003)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      A reasonable social objective of some impartial observer could be providing people the possibility to achieve a better life. Achieving a better life depends, in its turn, on the personal living conditions. Hence, offering ...
    • Market allocations of location choice: an example 

      Aizpurua Agirre, José María Upna; Benito Ostolaza, Juan Miguel Upna; Puértolas Sagardoy, Javier Upna (2003)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      The purpose of this paper is to make an example which, first, illustrates Starret’s Spatial Imposibility Theorem, when agents have free mobility; and second, allowes us to get a competitive equilibrium with transportation ...
    • Blowing the whistle 

      Apesteguía, José Upna; Dufwenberg, Martin; Selten, Reinhard (2003)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Leniency clauses, offering cartelists legal immunity if they blow the whistle on each other, is a recent anti-trust innovation. The authorities wish to thwart cartels and promote competition. This effect is not evident, ...
    • Cost efectiveness analysis of therapeutic strategies for patients with chronic hepatitis C previously non responders to interferon 

      San Miguel Elcano, Ramón; Mar, Javier; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Guillén Grima, Francisco Upna; Butí, María (2003)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Background: The efficacy of combination therapy in previous non responders to interferon (IFN) monotherapy with chronic hepatitis C is lower than in naïve patients, and there has been no economic evaluation in this population. ...
    • Theory on economic development: from growth of wealth to expansion of freedom 

      Echávarri Aguinaga, Rebeca Upna (2003)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      In Economic Theory, development is the topic, which delves into human welfare. Its aim is linked to welfare expansion in the context of regions. In this working paper, I am assuming that aims and strategies of development ...
    • Regional specializacion in the European Union 

      Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Gil Canaleta, Carlos Upna; Pascual Arzoz, Pedro Upna (2004)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This paper examines productive specialization in the regions of the European Union over the period 1977 to 1999 using the information provided by various methodological instruments. The results obtained reveal a process ...
    • Using bayesian techniques to build up an inconsistency free health status index 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Sánchez Iriso, Eduardo Upna (2004)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Objectives: 1-To obtain a set of values of health states of the EQ-5D based on self-related health VAS using linear and non- linear models Bayesian techniques. 2 - To analyse “logical consistency” in different models and ...