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  • Palacios Fenech, Javier (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2011)
    Diffusion of 31 durable goods in 70 countries over a period of 32 years is analyzed using principal component analysis biplots. While marketers have focused on adoption of innovations, studying discontinuance provides an ...
  • Jimenez-Martin, Sergi (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 1994)
    Throughout all the chapters we have considered some union variables (particularly the proportion of workers representatives belonging to a given union) to capture any difference in bargaining power amongst unions.Concerning ...
  • Ciccarelli, Matteo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2001)
    The task of this work is to discuss issues conceming the specification, estimation, inference and forecasting in multivariate dynamic heterogeneous panel data models from a Bayesian perspective. Three essays linked by a ...
  • Cavero Brújula, Sandra (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 1996)
    Fabricantes y detallistas pueden decidir permanecer separados verticalmente por motivos de eficiencia o estratégicos. Esta tesis se centra en analizar bajo qué circunstancias la decisión de integración vertical es más ...
  • Cebollada Calvo, José Javier (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 1996)
    En un contexto dinámica, en el que los consumidores compran repetidamente los productos, la estructura competitiva está influida por la experiencia pasada de los compradores, manifestada en forma de lealtad a las marcas ...
  • Colomé, Rosa (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2002)
    L'objectiu bàsic d'aquesta tesis doctoral és la incorporació dels models de preferència revelada d'elecció del consumidor en els models de localització competitiva en entorns discrets que tenen com a objectiu maximitzar ...
  • Dallari, Pietro (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2014)
    This thesis adopts DSGE and PVAR models to examine three questions in macroeconomics. The first chapter singles out some pitfalls that DSGE models face when a fraction of rule-of-thumb consumers is assumed in order to ...
  • Ager, Philipp (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2013)
    This thesis consists of four essays. In the first essay, I examine how the historical planter elite of the Southern US affected economic development at the county level between 1840 and 1960. I find that counties with a ...
  • Amodio, Francesco (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015)
    This thesis provides an empirical investigation of externalities and social interaction mechanismsin various settings. In the first chapter, I show how input heterogeneity triggers productivityspillovers at the workplace. ...
  • Caprettini, Bruno (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, info)
    The thesis is a collection of three self-contained essays. In the first chapter, I study theeffects of the adoption of new agricultural technologies on structural transformation. Iexploit the introduction of genetically ...
  • Gissler, Stefan (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2014)
    Do market frictions influence asset prices? The first part examines whether financial intermediaries’ balance sheet capacity, their funding liquidity, can influence market liquidity, volatility, and price patterns. Using ...
  • Herz, Benedikt (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015)
    This thesis consists of three essays. In the first essay, I empirically evaluate theimportance of wait unemployment. Instead of taking the next best job, a displacedworker has an incentive to stay unemployed and wait for ...
  • Martínez Carrasco, Miguel Ángel (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015)
    New managerial practices are not use on isolation. Managers use different organizationaltools to maximize their firm’s profits and they interact with the pre-establishedpractices of the company. This dissertation analyzes ...
  • Pérez Forero, Fernando José (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2013)
    This thesis is concerned with the structural estimation of macroeconomic models via Bayesian methods and the economic implications derived from its empirical output. The first chapter provides a general method for estimating ...
  • Schreibweis, Michael (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2014)
    The thesis deals with monitoring strategies designed to implement self-enforcing collusive agreements when individual choices remain hidden and firms use public information stemming from different sources. With imperfect ...
  • Ordeñana Rodríguez, Xavier (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015)
    This thesis presents three essays on emerging Markets, with aspecial emphasis in Ecuador. The thesis uses both individual level(Chapter 1) and firm level data (Chapter 2) from Ecuador. Usingdynamic pseudo panels, the first ...
  • Ponticelli, Jacopo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2013)
    This thesis investigates various aspects of economic development. In the first chapter I study the effect of financial reform on firms. In particular, I study to what extent this effect depends on enforcement's quality. I ...
  • Cairó, Isabel (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2014)
    This thesis investigates the role of human capital in understanding recent developments in the U.S. labor market. Chapter 1 provides novel empirical evidence suggesting that an increasing importance of on-the-job human ...
  • López, Rafael (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2005)
    This thesis can be divided into two (unrelated) parts. The main part (Chapters 1 and 2)focus on addiction models that entail departures from the classical discounting utilitymodel of Individual Intertemporal Choice: ...
  • Petriconi, Silvio (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2014)
    This thesis investigates the relation between information and competition in two particular settings. In the first chapter, I ask which screening and lending choices banks make if their loan offers can be observed by ...

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