Browsing TDX by Author "Van Rens, Thijs, 1973-"

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  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Garda, Paula (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2013)
    This thesis sheds light on several macroeconomic aspects of labor markets. The first chapter focuses on the impact of dual labor markets on human capital investment. Using a large dataset of the Spanish Social Security the ...
  • Eksi, Ozan (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2010)
    This thesis is divided into three chapters. In the first chapter, I identify and explore the fundamental relationship between income inequality and GDP volatility. I give theoretical insight of this relationship alongside ...
  • Carpio Ramírez, Miguel Ángel (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2008)
    Esta tesis constituye un estudio empírico de la privatización de la seguridad social en Perú, con énfasis sobre consumo, ahorro y bienestar. El primer capítulo describe la reforma y la posiciona como un valioso caso de ...


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