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  • Head-to-head comparison between the EQ-5D-5L and the EQ-5D-3L in general population health surveys 

    Martí Pastor, Marc; Pont, Angels; Ávila, Mónica; Garin, Olatz; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (BioMed Central, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Background: The EQ-5D has been frequently used in national health surveys. This study is a head-to-head comparison to assess how expanding the number of levels from three (EQ-5D-3L) to five in the new EQ-5D-5L version has ...
  • Efficiency in European football teams using WindowDEA: analysis and evolution 

    García Cebrián, Lucía Isabel; Zambom Ferraresi, Fabíola Upna; Lera López, Fernando Upna (Emerald, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to analyze efficiency and its evolution in teams that played in the UEFA Champions League during nine seasons. The aim is to present a research procedure for determining the most ...
  • Spanish wines in the US market: what attributes do US consumers look for in Spanish wines? 

    Areta, Álvaro; Bardají de Azcárate, Isabel; Iraizoz Apezteguia, Belén Upna (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This paper analysed the impact of different attributes in Spanish quality wines on United States (US) demand behaviour. A hedonic price model was estimated in order to assess the values that US consumers give Spanish wines. ...
  • Risk attitudes in medical decisions for others: an experimental approach 

    Arrieta, Alejandro; García Prado, Ariadna Upna; González, Paula; Pinto Prades, José Luis (Wiley, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    The aim of this paper is to investigate how risk attitudes in medical decisions for others vary across health contexts. A lab experiment was designed to elicit the risk attitudes of 257 medical and nonmedical students by ...
  • Differences in formal and informal sports participation at regional level in England 

    Kokolakakis, Themis; Castellanos García, Pablo; Lera López, Fernando Upna (Routledge, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    The aim of the article is to provide a regional approach to analyse sports participation in two different contexts: organised/formal versus non-organised/informal participation, using Sport England’s Active People Survey ...
  • Valuation and modeling of EQ-5D-5L health states using a hybrid approach 

    Ramos Goñi, J. M.; Pinto Prades, José L.; Oppe, Mark; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Serrano Aguilar, Pedro (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Background: The EQ-5D instrument is the most widely used preference-based health-related quality of life questionnaire in cost-effectiveness analysis of health care technologies. Recently, a version called EQ-5D-5L with 5 ...
  • Does ethnic segregation matter for spatial inequality? 

    Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Rodríguez Pose, Andrés (Oxford University Press, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    The article examines the link between ethnic segregation and spatial inequality in 71 countries with different levels of economic development. The results reveal that ethnic segregation is associated with significantly ...
  • Does regional disadvantage affect health-related sport and physical activity level? A multi-level analysis of individual behaviour 

    Wicker, Pamela; Downward, Paul; Lera López, Fernando Upna (Routledge, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This study examines the role of regional government quality in health-related participation in sport and physical activity among adults (18–64 years) in 28 European countries. The importance of the analysis rests in the ...
  • Revisiting inflation in the euro area allowing for long memory 

    Hualde Bilbao, Javier Upna; Iacone, Fabrizio (Elsevier, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    We analyse inflation and inflation differentials in the euro area allowing for long memory and a new type of limiting theory denoted fixed-bandwidth. Our results differ from those based on standard normal asymptotics and ...
  • Fixed bandwidth asymptotics for the studentized mean of fractionally integrated processes 

    Hualde Bilbao, Javier Upna; Iacone, Fabrizio (Elsevier, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    We consider inference for the mean of a general stationary process based on standardizing the sample mean by a frequency domain estimator of the long run variance. Here, the main novelty is that we consider alternative ...
  • Does government spending help to promote healthy behavior in the population? Evidence from 27 European countries 

    Lera López, Fernando Upna; Wicker, Pamela; Downward, Paul (Oxford University Press, 2016)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Background: The aim of this study was to examine if government spending is associated with an individual's decision to participate in physical activity and sport which is regarded as healthy behavior given the positive ...
  • Cuestiones controvertidas en evaluación económica (II): medidas de resultado en salud de las intervenciones sanitarias 

    Trapero Bertran, Marta; Brosa Riestra, Max; Espín Balbino, Jaime; Oliva Moreno, Juan; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (Ministerio de Sanidad, Consumo y Bienestar Social (España), 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    En este segundo artículo, de una serie de tres, debatiremos, empleando la técnica Metaplan, sobre cuestiones controvertidas de las medidas de resultado en salud en la evaluación económica de intervenciones sanitarias (EEIS). ...
  • Small‐b and fixed‐b asymptotics for weighted covariance estimation in fractional cointegration 

    Hualde Bilbao, Javier Upna; Iacone, Fabrizio (Wiley, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    In a standard cointegrating framework, Phillips (1991) introduced the weighted covariance (WC) estimator of cointegrating parameters. Later, Marinucci (2000) applied this estimator to fractional circumstances and, like ...
  • Strategic behaviour in Schelling dynamics: theory and experimental evidence 

    Benito Ostolaza, Juan Miguel Upna; Brañas Garza, Pablo; Hernández, Penélope; Sanchis Llopis, Juan A. (Elsevier, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    In this paper we experimentally test Schelling’s (1971) segregation model and confirm the striking result of segregation. In addition, we extend Schelling’s model theoretically by adding strategic behaviour and moving ...
  • Valuing health using EQ-5D: the impact of chronic diseases on the stock of health 

    Sánchez Iriso, Eduardo Upna; Errea Rodríguez, María; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna (Wiley, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    Chronic diseases strongly affect individuals' health status. In aggregate terms, this impact is reflected by the stock of health, which measures the amount of health of a population in a given period of time. The objectives ...
  • Quality of government and regional resilience in the European Union. Evidence from the Great Recession 

    Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna; Ríos Ibáñez, Vicente Upna (Wiley, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
    This paper examines the relationship between quality of government and regional resilience in the European Union during the Great Recession. The results show that the quality of government is an important factor when shaping ...
  • Loan production and monetary policy 

    Casares Polo, Miguel Upna; Deidda, Luca; Galdón Sánchez, José Enrique Upna (Cambridge University Press, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    The authors examine optimal monetary policy in a New Keynesian model with unemployment and financial frictions where banks produce loans using equity as collateral. Firms and households demand loans to finance externally ...
  • Group concentration and violence: does ethnic segregation affect domestic terrorism? 

    Ezcurra Orayen, Roberto Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This paper examines the link between ethnic segregation and domestic terrorism. The results show that ethnic segregation has a positive and significant effect on the incidence of domestic terrorism, which indicates that ...
  • Fixed bandwidth inference for fractional cointegration 

    Hualde Bilbao, Javier Upna; Iacone, Fabrizio (Wiley, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    In a fractional cointegration setting we derive the fixed bandwidth limiting theory of a class of estimators of the cointegrating parameter which are constructed as ratios of weighted periodogram averages. These estimators ...
  • Digitalization, multinationals and employment: an empirical analysis of their causal relationships 

    Gómez Gómez-Plana, Antonio Upna; Latorre, María C. (De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
    This study measures the effects of digitalization related to Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) investment on employment and other economic variables according to firms' ownership. We present two computable ...

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