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  • Scolari, Carlos Alberto, 1963- (2018)
    Since the spread of personal computing in the 1980s, the expansion of the World Wide Web in the 1990s and the emergence of social media and mobile devices in the 2000s, digital technology has been a catalyst for social ...
  • Ardèvol Piera, Elisenda (2017)
    Following the research design outlined in the DoA, the principal outcomes of the methodological strategy are two research toolkits (both of them included in D2.2- Kit for field Researchers): the Fieldwork Toolkit, and the ...
  • Scolari, Carlos Alberto, 1963- (2017)
    In this deliverable, we present the preliminary national analytical reports on transmedia skills and informal learning strategies. In particular, there is one table per country in which a brief description of every item ...
  • Scolari, Carlos Alberto, 1963- (2017)
    The aim of the TRANSLITERACY project is to understand how the young boys and girls are acquiring transmedia skills in informal learning settings.
  • Dow, William H.; Philipson, Tomas; Sala-i-Martin, Xavier; Holmes, Jessica (1997-01-01)
    Applying the competing--risks model to multi--cause mortality, this paper provides a theoretical and empirical investigation of the positive complementarities that occur between disease--specific policy interventions. ...
  • Arruñada, Benito (2017-01-18)
    The paper identifies what value blockchain adds to the contractual and property processes, exploring its potential and analyzing the main difficulties it is facing. It argues that, contrary to naive conceptions that proclaim ...
  • Medrano, Luis A.; Vives, Xavier (1997-09-01)
    The paper analyzes the effects of strategic behavior by an insider in a price discovery process, akin to an information tatonnement, in the presence of a competitive informed sector. Such processes are used in the ...
  • Andrade, Philippe; Galí, Jordi; Le Bihan, Hervé; Matheron, Julien (2017-12-11)
    We study how changes in the value of the steady-state real interest rate affect the optimal inflation target, both in the U.S. and the euro area, using an estimated New Keynesian DSGE model that incorporates the zero (or ...
  • Arruñada, Benito (2015-03-01)
    I analyze the basis of the market economy in classical Rome, from the perspective of personal-versus-impersonal exchange and focusing on the role of the state in providing market-enabling institutions. I start by reviewing ...
  • Arruñada, Benito (2017-05-26)
    Inspired by comments made by Allen (2017), Lueck (2017), Ménard (2017) and Smith (2017), this response clarifies and deepens the analysis in Arruñada (2017a). Its main argument is that to deal with the complexity of property ...
  • Cerigioni, Francesco (2016-09-14)
    Evidence from cognitive sciences shows that some choices are conscious and re ect individual prefer- ences while others tend to be intuitive, driven by analogies with past experiences. Under these circum- stances, usual ...
  • Ponzetto, Giacomo A. M.; Glaeser, Edward L. (2017-01-01)
    Will politics lead to over-building or under-building of transportation projects? In this paper, we develop a model of infrastructure policy in which politicians overdo things that have hidden costs and underperform tasks ...
  • Germano, Fabrizio; Sobbrio, Francesco (2016-12-31)
    Ranking algorithms are the information gatekeepers of the Internet era. We develop a stylized framework to study the effects of ranking algorithms on opinion dynamics. We consider rankings that depend on popularity and on ...
  • Baley, Isaac; Ljungqvist, Lars; Sargent, Thomas J. (2018-01-31)
    Ljungqvist and Sargent (1998, 2008) show that worse skill transition probabilities for workers who suffer involuntary layoffs (i.e., increases in turbulence) generate higher unemployment in a welfare state. den Haan, Haefke ...
  • Baskaya, Yusuf Soner; di Giovanni, Julian; Kalemli-Özcan, Sebnem; Peydró, José-Luis; Ulu, Mehmet Fatih (2017-01-01)
    We examine the role of the international credit channel in Turkey over 2005-2013. We show that larger, more capitalised banks with higher non-core liabilities increase credit supply when capital inflows are higher. This ...
  • Germano, Fabrizio; Weinstein, Jonathan; Zuazo-Garin, Peio (2016-12-16)
    Predictions under common knowledge of payoffs may differ from those under arbitrarily, but finitely, many orders of mutual knowledge; Rubinstein's (1989) Email game is a seminal example. Weinstein and Yildiz (2007) showed ...
  • Garcia Montalvo, José; Raya, Josep M. (2017-12-01)
    The introduction of limits or regulatory penalties on high LTV ratios for residential mortgages is one of the most frequently used tools of macroprudential policy. The available evidence seems to indicate that this instrument ...
  • Galí, Jordi (2016-12-01)
    I develop an extension of the New Keynesian model that features overlapping generations of finitely-lived agents. In contrast with the standard model, the proposed framework allows for the existence of rational expectations ...
  • Glitz, Albrecht; Meyersson, Eric (2017-08-01)
    In this paper, we investigate the economic returns to industrial espionage by linking information from East Germany s foreign intelligence service to sector-specific gaps in total factor productivity (TFP) between West and ...
  • Asriyan, Vladimir; Fuchs, William; Green, Brett (2017-07-03)
    How effectively does a decentralized marketplace aggregate information that is dispersed throughout the economy? We study this question in a dynamic setting, in which sellers have private information that is correlated ...

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