Economics and Business Working Papers Series

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Economics and Business Working Papers Series

 

Working papers, en accés obert, del Departament d'Economia i Empresa de la UPF.

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  • Bonfiglioli, Alessandra; Crinò, Rosario; Gancia, Gino A. (2015)
    We study how financial frictions affect firm-level heterogeneity and trade in a model where productivity differences across monopolistically competitive firms are endogenous and depend on investment decisions at the ...
  • Debortoli, Davide; Nunes, Ricardo; Yared, Pierre (2016)
    This paper develops a model of optimal government debt maturity in which the government cannot issue state-contingent bonds and cannot commit to fiscal policy. If the government can perfectly commit, it fully insulates the ...
  • Epifani, Paolo; Gancia, Gino A. (2015)
    We study the welfare effects of trade imbalances in a two-sector model of monopolistic competition. As in perfect competition, a trade surplus involves an income transfer to the deficit country and possibly a terms-of-trade ...
  • Bosch, Antoni (Bosch-Domènech); Silvestre, Joaquim (2015)
    We report on a simple experiment that addresses three factors in the frequency of cooperation: (i) framing, (ii) the number of players and (iii) the perceived risk of cooperating. We work with a (two-player) Prisoner?s ...
  • Ganuza, Juan-José; Gómez Pomar, Fernando; Penalva, José (2015)
    We characterize the best mechanism for a Court to impose liability (and generate incentives) in a setting in which the injurer's behavior is imperfectly observed and Courts also care about judicial errors. First, we show ...