Recent Submissions

  • Performance evaluation of European football 

    Zambom Ferraresi, Fabíola (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
    The main objective of this paper is to determine the technical efficiency of the sport through the analysis of a wide time horizon (10 seasons), and tries to provide useful information on the sources of the clubs’ inefficiency. ...
  • Encouraging blood and living organ donations 

    Errea, María Upna (2014)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
    This thesis explores the decision of becoing blood and living organ donors. Theoretical and empirical approaches are provided. The first two chapters develop a theoretical behavioral model that helps to disentangle the ...
  • Essays on intrinsic motivation, identity and incentives in public organizations. A behavioral economics perspective 

    Berdud, Mikel Upna (2014)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
    This thesis investigates optimal incentive schemes within public organisations where it is plausible to assume that providers are intrinsically motivated or have pro-social identity. There are five chapters. The first ...
  • Essays in decentralization: efficiency, shadow economy and regional resilience 

    Ubago Martínez, Yolanda (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
    Fiscal decentralization, that is, the allocation of tax and spending powers to lower levels of government, is now an established policy objective in many developed and developing countries. This trend towards decentralization ...
  • Essays in spatial econometrics 

    Ríos Ibáñez, Vicente Upna (2016)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
    This thesis is an attempt to obtain further insight into the role of spatial and dynamic linkages in the field of Economics given the crucial need for a better understanding of the fundamental processes behind the spatial ...
  • La gobernanza de la biodiversidad. El uso y conservación de los recursos naturales en propiedades colectivas en México 

    Álvarez Icaza Longoria, Pedro (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
    El objetivo de esta tesis es desarrollar y testar una herramienta de diagnóstico de la robustez de la gobernanza en propiedades colectivas en México, entendiendo por gobernanza el proceso de interrelación entre los actores. ...