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    • 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. ...
    • Short run and long run effects of banking in a New Keynesian model 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Poutineau, Jean-Christophe (2010)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This paper introduces both endogenous capital accumulation and deposit-in-advance requirements for investment in the banking model of Goodfriend and McCallum (2007). Impulse response functions from technology and monetary ...
    • A simple test for the equality of integration orders 

      Hualde Bilbao, Javier Upna (2012)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      A necessary condition for two time series to be nontrivially cointegrated is the equality of their respective integration orders. Thus, it is standard practice to test for order homogeneity prior to testing for cointegration. ...
    • Simulating the effects of the European singles market: a CGE analysis for Spain 

      Bajo Rubio, Óscar Upna; Gómez Gómez-Plana, Antonio Upna (2005)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      In this paper we provide an empirical assessment of two of the measures proposed in the context of the European Single Market, namely, easing the provision of domestic and foreign services, and modifying the rules of public ...
    • Size approval voting 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Vorsatz, Marc (2007)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      We propose a new class of voting rules, called Size Approval Voting. According to this rule, the effective weight of a vote from a given individual depends on how many other alternatives the very same individual votes for. ...
    • Sobre modelos dinámicos de segregación 

      Benito Ostolaza, Juan Miguel Upna (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Este trabajo trata sobre los modelos dinámicos de segregación. En él se observan claramente las posiciones de algunos autores económicos, y sus aportaciones a la literatura sobre este tema. Se puede decir, que el artículo ...
    • Societal perspective on the eliciting of health states preferences 

      Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Ugalde, José M.; Gaminde, Idoia (2000)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      With the concept of 'societal perspective' in mind, a study using the PTO and 8 EQ-5D defined health states, (using two selection criteria: states self assessed by people in a real context -women with breast cancer-, and ...
    • Sticky prices, sticky wages, and also unemployment 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna (2008)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This paper shows a New Keynesian model where wages are set at the value that matches household's labor supply with firm's labor demand. Subsequently, wage stickiness brings industry-level unemployment fluctuations. After ...
    • Strategy-proof location of public facilities 

      Alcalde Unzu, Jorge Upna; Vorsatz, Marc (2015)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Agents frequently have different opinions on where to locate a public facility. While some agents consider the facility a good and prefer to have it nearby, others dislike it and would like to see it built far away from ...
    • A structural analysis of US entry and exit dynamics 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Khan, Hashmat; Poutineau, Jean-Christophe (2018)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      The authors report empirical evidence indicating that US business formation has recently turned more volatile, procyclical and persistent due to changes in exit dynamics. To study these stylized facts, we estimate a DSGE ...