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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • A pilot inquiry on incentives and intrinsic motivation in health care: the motivational capital explained by doctors 

      Berdud, Mikel Upna; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Nieto Vázquez, Jorge Upna (2014)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Where the contracts are incomplete, the resulting co-ordination problems may be attenuated if workers are intrinsically motivated to do the work. It is established by theoretical and empirical literature that workers within ...
    • A portfolio-choice model to analyze the recent gross capital flows between Canada and the US 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Villar Olano, Alba del (2019)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      We calibrate a two-country New Keynesian model with endogenous portfolio choice and valuation effects to discuss the determinants of the increase in Canadian Net Foreign Assets with the US observed after 2012. Furthermore, ...
    • 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 ...
    • Producción y esfuerzo pesquero de la flota de cerco del Cántabrico en la pesquería de la anchoa 

      Valle Erkiaga, Ikerne del Upna; Astorkiza Ikazuriaga, Inmaculada Upna (1997)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Partiendo de datos de sección cruzada para los años 1976 y 1995 se estima una función de producción translog con estructura separable para la flota de cerco el Cantábrico que faena en la pesquería de la anchoa de la ...
    • A profitable strategy in the pelota betting market 

      Llorente Erviti, Loreto Upna (2006)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      In pelota matches, games with two mutually exclusive and exhaustive outcomes, bets on the winner are made between viewers through a middleman who receives 16% of the finally paid amount. In this paper after the description ...
    • Public capital, regional productivity and spatial spillovers 

      Gil Canaleta, Carlos Upna; Pascual Arzoz, Pedro Upna; Rapún Gárate, Manuel Upna (1998)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This paper examines the impact of infrastructure on productivity in the various regions of Spain. Using the duality approach and panel data, we estimate the regional cost functions for the three main sectors of the economy ...
    • Quantifying repressive acts: explanation and challenges of the documentary archive of historical memory in Navarre 

      Majuelo Gil, Emilio Upna; Mendiola Gonzalo, Fernando Upna; Garmendia Amutxastegi, Gotzon; Piérola Narvarte, Gemma Upna; García Funes, Juan Carlos Upna; Yániz Berrio, Edurne; Pérez Ibarrola, Nerea Upna; Barrenechea Tartas, Edurne Upna; Rodríguez Martínez, Iosu; Sesma Redín, Rubén; Bustince Sola, Humberto Upna (2019)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaia  OpenAccess
      This document presents the historiographical and methodological foundations of the database of the Documentary Archive of Historical Memory in Navarre, which was developed in the Public University of Navarre following a ...
    • Rank dependent expected utility in the pelota betting system: an experiment 

      Llorente Erviti, Loreto Upna (2006)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      We theoretically and experimentally study a zero sum betting market: the pelota betting system, but with commonly known objective probabilities and without commissions. We know that risk-averse expected utility maximizers ...
    • Ranking sets additively in decisional contexts: an axiomatic characterization 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna; Rodríguez Alcantud, José Carlos (2006)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Ranking finite subsets of a given set X of elements is the formal object of analysis in this paper. This problem has found a wide range of economic interpretations in the literature. The focus of the paper is on the family ...
    • Rational evaluation of actions under complete uncertainty 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This work analyzes the problem of individual choice of actions under complete uncertainty. In this context, each action consists of a set of different possible outcomes with no probability distribution associated with them. ...
    • 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 ...
    • Reflexiones sobre la sanidad pública en España en el horizonte de 2020 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (2013)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Este trabajo pretende desarrollar una visión para el Sistema Nacional de Salud (SNS) en la perspectiva del año 2020. Partiendo de una evaluación de la situación actual del sistema sanitario y a la luz de los principios que ...
    • 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 ...
    • Las reglas de política monetaria en la actuación del Banco de España: 1978-1998 

      Díaz Roldán, Carmen Upna; Montero Soler, Alberto (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      La especificación de la función de reacción del banco central en los términos propuestos por Taylor (1993), permite conocer en qué medida la política monetaria diseñada e instrumentada es sensible a dos objetivos básicos ...
    • The role of country size and returns to scale in empirical assessments of economic integration: the case of Spain 

      Bajo Rubio, Óscar Upna; Gómez Gómez-Plana, Antonio Upna (2000)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Empirical assessments of trade policy in single-country models have addressed extensively the assumption of increasing returns to scale versus constant returns to scale, but the alternative assumption of small open economy ...
    • El sector agrario español. Una aproximación regional a su eficiencia y al impacto de la PAC 

      Iraizoz Apezteguia, Belén Upna; Rapún Gárate, Manuel Upna; Zabaleta Arregui, Idoia Upna (1998)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      En este trabajo se pretende medir la eficiencia técnica de las agriculturas regionales españolas, así como intentar responder a la pregunta de qué efectos provoca la intervención de la Política Agraria Común (PAC, en ...
    • Self perceived health status of schizophrenic patients in Spain: an analysis of geog raphical differences using bayesian approach 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Sánchez Iriso, Eduardo Upna; Vázquez Polo, Francisco J.; Negrín, Miguel A.; Domínguez Irastorza, Emilio José Upna (2005)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Objectives. This paper explores the use of regression models for estimating health status of schizophrenic patients, from a Bayesian perspective. Our aims are: 1- To obtain a set of values of health states of the EQ-5D ...
    • 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. ...