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    • Variable population egalitarian ethics and the critical-level: a note 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna; Ballester Oyarzun, Miguel Ángel Upna; Nieto Vázquez, Jorge Upna (2000)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      This paper explores the introduction of a variable critical-level in a variable population context. We focus the attention on the “Critical-Level Egalitarian Rule”, a social evaluation procedure which compares two social ...
    • Wage inequality and the labour market in Argentina: labour institutions, supply and demand in the period 1980–99 

      Waisgrais, Sebastián Upna (2001)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      En el presente trabajo estudiamos los determinantes económicos e institucionales en la relación mercado de trabajo y desigualdad salarial en el Gran Buenos Aires durante el período 1980-1999. La hipótesis principal de este ...
    • Wage setting actors, sticky wages, and optimal monetary policy 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna (2007)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Following Erceg et al. (2000), sticky wages are generally modelled assuming that households set wage contracts à la Calvo (1983). This paper compares that sticky-wage model with one where wage contracts are set by firms, ...
    • Wage stickiness and unemployment fluctuations: an alternative approach 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Moreno, Antonio Upna; Vázquez, Jesús (2009)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      Erceg, Henderson and Levin (2000, Journal of Monetary Economics) introduce sticky wages in a New-Keynesian general-equilibrium model. Alternatively, it is shown here how wage stickiness may bring unemployment fluctuations ...
    • Why are labor markets in Spain and Germany so different? 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Vázquez, Jesús (2016)   Documento de trabajo / Lan gaiak  OpenAccess
      The volatility of unemployment fluctuations has been about 3 times higher in Spain than in Germany over the recent business cycles (1996-2013). In contrast, fluctuations of the rate of wage inflation were significantly ...