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    • The role of ethnic characteristics in the effect of income shocks on African conflict 

      Manotas Hidalgo, Beatriz Upna Orcid; Pérez Sebastián, Fidel; Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper disentangles the ethnic drivers of the effect of food-related income shocks on African conflict employing geo-localized information. We consider diversity and political ethnic variables and several conflict ...
    • Urban e-grocery distribution design in Pamplona (Spain) applying an agent-based simulation model with horizontal cooperation scenarios 

      Serrano Hernández, Adrián; Torre, Rocío de la; Cadarso, Luis; Faulín Fajardo, Javier (MDPI, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      E-commerce has boosted in the last decades because of the achievements of the information and telecommunications technology along with the changes in the society life-style. More recently, the groceries online purchase (or ...
    • Rara avis: Latin American populism in the 21st century 

      Campos, Luciano; Casas, Agustín (Elsevier, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Since the beginning of the 21st century, many Latin American countries have been ruled by governments characterized as populist (the so-called new Latin American Left). We focus on the macroeconomic implications of the ...
    • Does family ownership always reduce default risk? 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna Orcid; Corredor Casado, María Pilar Upna Orcid; Martínez García, Beatriz Upna Orcid (WileyAccounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper analyses the effect of family ownership on the outcome of the firm’s risk‐taking activities, measured by the company’s default risk. We show that family ownership reduces the probability of default, which is ...
    • Do sovereign ratings cause instability in cross-border emerging CDS markets? 

      Ballester Miquel, Laura; González Urteaga, Ana Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2021)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We analyse the cross-border transmission effect of credit ratings on sovereign CDSs covering a broad sample of emerging countries during the period 2004 to 2015. This study differentiates between the spillover and competition ...
    • Participation in and provision of public goods: Does granularity matter? 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna Orcid; Benito Ostolaza, Juan Miguel Upna Orcid; Osés Eraso, Nuria Upna Orcid (Springer, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We use public goods games to experimentally investigate the effect of granularity (i.e., the degree of divisibility of the space of feasible contribution options) on participation (whether individuals contribute or not to ...
    • Reversible privatisation. Conflict, bricolage, and the sale of common lands in the Spanish province of Navarre, 1808-1860 

      Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna Orcid (Cambridge University Press, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The privatisation of communal assets tends to be presented as an irreversible linear movement that was driven from above. Based on a case study (Navarre, nineteenth century), this article seeks to give greater prominence ...
    • Nuclear engineering and technology transfer: the Spanish strategies to deal with US, French and German nuclear manufacturers, 1955–1985 

      Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna Orcid; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna Orcid; Sánchez Sánchez, Esther M.; Sanz Lafuente, María Gloria Upna Orcid (Routledge, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      We analysed the process of construction and connection to the electrical grid of four Spanish nuclear power plants with different financial and technological foreign partners: those of Zorita (PWR by Westinghouse), Garoña ...
    • Home-based telework: usefulness and facilitators 

      Ollo López, Andrea Upna Orcid; Goñi Legaz, Salomé Upna Orcid; Erro Garcés, Amaya Upna Orcid (Emerald, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose: This article aims to analyze individual-, organizational- and country-level factors that determine the use of home-based telework across Europe according to the technology acceptance model (TAM) and the ...
    • Fair elimination-type competitions 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna Orcid; Dimitrov, Dinko (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We study the impact of two basic principles of fairness on the structure of elimination-type competitions and perform our analysis by focusing on sports competitions. The first principle states that stronger players should ...
    • How important is family involvement for small companies’ growth? 

      Garcés Galdeano, Lucía Upna Orcid; García Olaverri, Carmen Upna Orcid (Emerald, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose: Our paper seeks to further understand how family involvement in management influences firm growth. Design/methodology/approach: Using a sample of small high-tech firms, we classify three different types of firms: ...
    • Consequences of open innovation: effects on skill-driven recruitment 

      Bello Pintado, Alejandro Upna Orcid; Bianchi, Carlos (Emerald, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Purpose This paper aims to focus on the human side of inbound open innovation by analyzing the effects that the adoption of different knowledge search strategies for innovation has on new recruitment needs. Design/method ...
    • Manipulative agendas in four-candidate elections 

      Arlegi Pérez, Ricardo Upna Orcid; Dimitrov, Dinko (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We consider a setting where it is known for an electorate what probability a given candidate has of beating another in a pairwise ballot. An agenda assigns candidates to the leaves of a binary tree and is called manipulative ...
    • Effect of the great crisis on sectoral female employment in Europe: a structural decomposition analysis 

      Barba, Izaskun; Iraizoz Apezteguia, Belén Upna Orcid (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Sectoral gender segregation in labor markets is a fact. This paper examines the female distribution of employment by sectors in the EU 28, thereby contributing to the literature on the effects of the recession and subsequent ...
    • Performance of default-risk measures: the sample matters 

      Abinzano Guillén, María Isabel Upna Orcid; González Urteaga, Ana Upna Orcid; Muga Caperos, Luis Fernando Upna Orcid; Sánchez Alegría, Santiago Upna Orcid (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      This paper examines the predictive power of the main default-risk measures used by both academics and practitioners, including accounting measures, market-price-based measures and the credit rating. Given that some measures ...
    • The extensive margin and US aggregate fluctuations: a quantitative assessment 

      Casares Polo, Miguel Upna Orcid; Khan, Hashmat; Poutineau, Jean-Christophe (Elsevier, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We report empirical evidence indicating that US net business formation has recently turned more volatile, procyclical and persistent. To study these stylized facts, we estimate a DSGE model with endogenous entry and exit. ...
    • Sustainability performance indicators: definition, interaction, and influence of contextual characteristics 

      López Arceiz, Francisco José Upna Orcid; Río Solano, María Cristina del Upna Orcid; Bellostas Pérezgrueso, Ana José (WileyERP Environment, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Financial markets and investors are pushing modern firms to increase their commitment to sustainable development. Corporate sustainability refers to processes that develop from normative traditions, ethical roots, and ...
    • How influential is ballot design in elections? 

      Casas, Agustín; Díaz, Guillermo; Mavridis, Christos (Taylor & Francis, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua
      We exploit an original dataset from a referendum in Peru to study the influence of voting “arrangements” on electoral outcomes. The relative importance of these arrangements (e.g. ballot design) with respect to the ...
    • The timing and intensity of social distancing to flatten the COVID-19 curve: the case of Spain 

      Casares Polo, Miguel; Khan, Hashmat (MDPI, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The continued spread of COVID-19 suggests a significant possibility of reimposing the lockdowns and stricter social distancing similar to the early phase of pandemic control. We present a dynamic model to quantify the ...
    • The atomic business: structures and strategies 

      Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna Orcid; Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna Orcid; Connors, D.P. (Routledge, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Nuclear energy was one among business opportunities brought by the take off in science and technology after the Second World War. The narratives of the milestones of atomic history neglect the commercial, industrial and ...