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    • The river’s light: water needs for thermoelectric power generation in the Ebro river basin, 1969–2015 

      Sesma Martín, Diego Upna (MDPI, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Water is essential for almost all energy processes. This paper analyses the evolution of the cooling water needs of thermal power plants in the Ebro River basin, the largest contributor to the Spanish electricity grid, ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Are football managers as efficient as coaches? Performance analysis with ex ante and ex post inputs in the Premier league 

      Zambom Ferraresi, Fabíola Upna; Iraizoz Apezteguia, Belén Upna; Lera López, Fernando Upna (Routledge, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      There is a controversy on sport performance literature about what type of inputs might explain more deeply the performance of sports clubs (inputs specification controversy). By one side, several papers have analysed sports ...
    • Population norms for the EQ-5D-3L: a cross-country analysis of population surveys for 20 countries 

      Janssen, M. F.; Szende, A.; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Ramos Goñi, J. M.; Vilagut, G.; König, H. H. (Springer, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This study provides EQ-5D population norms for 20 countries (N = 163,838), which can be used to compare profiles for patients with specific conditions with data for the average person in the general population in a similar ...
    • The weak data on the water–energy nexus in Spain 

      Sesma Martín, Diego Upna; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (IWA Publishing, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This paper focuses on the fact that the water–energy nexus remains an irrelevant issue on the energy policy agenda and on the priorities of the energy leaders in Spain. This is a striking fact given that this takes place ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Did London 2012 deliver a sports participation legacy? 

      Kokolakakis, Themis; Lera López, Fernando Upna; Ramchandani, Girish (Elsevier, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Despite the increasing academic interest in the analysis of the Olympic legacy, there is a relative knowledge gap as far as sports participation legacy is concerned. The authors bridge this gap by analysing the short-term ...
    • Learning by doing: the first Spanish nuclear power plant 

      Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (Cambridge University Press, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      In the nuclear sector, turnkey projects can be considered an investment in obtaining information through “learning by doing” to capture rents from the next generation of reactors. As the first U.S. turnkey export project, ...
    • Machines and energy. Energy capital ratios in Europe and Latin America 1875 - 1970' 

      Ducoing, Cristián; Gales, Ben; Hölsgens, Rick; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The relationship between energy and capital is one of the most important aspects of modern economic growth. Machines need energy to produce all the goods we enjoy; energy would be far less useful for humankind in absence ...
    • Impact of successful treatment with directacting antiviral agents on health-related quality of life in chronic hepatitis C patients 

      Juanbeltz Zurbano, Regina; Martínez Baz, Iván Upna; San Miguel Elcano, Ramón; Goñi Esarte, Silvia; Cabasés Hita, Juan Manuel Upna; Castilla Catalán, Jesús (Public Library of Science, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background. Direct-acting antivirals (DAA) have demonstrated high efficacy to achieve sustained virological response (SVR) in chronic hepatitis C patients. We aim to assess the change in healthrelated quality of life (HRQoL) ...
    • La mujer silenciada. Violencia de género en Pamplona durante la Restauración (1876-1923) 

      Aldave Monreal, Esther Upna (Gobierno de Navarra. Institución Príncipe de Viana, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      La violencia de género fue un lastre con el que tuvieron que lidiar muchas habitantes de Pamplona durante la Restauración. Los discursos en torno a la mujer perpetuaron ciertos roles de género y sustentaron una violencia ...
    • Electricidad nuclear y procesos de aprendizaje: el papel de Westinghouse y de General Electric en la experiencia española (c. 1955-1973) 

      Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna; Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna (Universitat de Barcelona, Departament d'Història i Institucions Econòmiques, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Este artículo explora los procesos de aprendizaje y de transferencia tecnológica que situaron a España entre los firstcomers de la energía nuclear a finales de los años sesenta. Se trata de un ejemplo de industria naciente ...
    • Siting (and mining) at the border Spain-Portugal nuclear transboundary issues 

      Rubio Varas, María del Mar Upna; Carvalho, Antoni; Torre Campo, Joseba de la Upna (Brepols, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This article is focused on nuclear transboundary issues between Portugal and Spain, two countries that share a long history of nuclear collaboration and conflict of late, where national borders played a crucial role. The ...
    • Mejorar la suerte del proletariado. Cuestión social y repartos comunales (Navarra, 1868) 

      Lana Berasain, José Miguel Upna (Marcial PonsAsociación de Historia Contemporánea, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Este trabajo examina los acontecimientos de 1868 en la Navarra rural entendiéndolos como un hito importante en el giro hacia la atribución de una expresa funcionalidad social a los aprovechamientos comunales. El impulso a ...
    • Determinants of sport performance in European football: what can we learn from the data? 

      Zambom Ferraresi, Fabíola Upna; Ríos Ibáñez, Vicente Upna; Lera López, Fernando Upna (Elsevier, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Nowadays game-related statistics in the sports industry are demanded by coaches, players, managers, journalists, supporters, fans, video games developers, betting markets and academics. However, the employment of game ...
    • La desigualdad en el estado nutricional en la España interior a finales del siglo XVIII 

      García Montero, Héctor Upna (Aran, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      La desigualdad en el estatus nutricional neto calculada a través de la estatura media adulta y su evolución son desconocidos para la España de finales del siglo xviii. Objetivo: evaluar las diferencias sociales y ...