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  • Cairó, Isabel (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2014-06-11)
    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 ...
  • Ruíz Hernández, Diego (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2007-04-13)
    In this Thesis, we first deploy Gittins index theory to establish the indexability of inter-alia general families of restless bandits that arise in problems of stochastic scheduling with switching penalties and machine ...
  • López, Rafael (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2005-04-15)
    This thesis can be divided into two (unrelated) parts. The main part (Chapters 1 and 2)/nfocus on addiction models that entail departures from the classical discounting utility/nmodel of Individual Intertemporal Choice: ...
  • Cecioni, Martina (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2010-01-22)
    Esta tesis extiende el modelo estándar Neo Keynesiano con el propósito de contestar dos preguntas: ¿cómo debe ser diseñada la política monetaria en uniones monetarias heterogéneas? y ¿cuál es el efecto de presiones ...
  • Ormeño Sánchez, Arturo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2011-09-21)
    In this thesis I evaluate the departures of three common assumptions in macroeconomic modeling and estimation, namely the Rational Expectations (RE) hypothesis, the representative agent assumption and the use of first-order ...
  • Pereira Garmendia, Diego (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2011-09-05)
    La presente tesis estudia la correlación negativa entre inflación y precios reales de las acciones. En primer lugar, muestro evidencia de que la inflación impone costos reales en la economía, en particular al disminuir los ...
  • Petriconi, Silvio (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2014-09-25)
    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 ...
  • Williams, Tomás (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-05-26)
    This thesis provides an empirical investigation of international capital flows and how they affect financial markets and economic activity, with a focus on capital flows from benchmarked investors. In the first chapter, I ...
  • Potlogea, Andrei Victor (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2016-07-06)
    This thesis provides an investigation of the effects of trade, technology and natural resource shocks on local economies and local labor markets. In the first chapter, I explore theoretically the impact of recent improvements ...
  • Laureys, Lien (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2013-06-28)
    This thesis sheds light on several macroeconomic aspects of the labor market and economic policy. Chapter 1 analyzes whether the presence of human capital depreciation during unemployment calls for policy intervention. I ...
  • Surovtseva, Tetyana (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015-04-10)
    In Part I of this thesis, I show that, when immigrants’ host and home countries engage/nin trade, labor market returns to cultural capital specific to the trading partner increase./nUsing two trade liberalization episodes, ...
  • Ambrocio, Gene (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015-09-29)
    This dissertation focuses on learning and expectations formation in Macroeconomics/nand Finance and the role of information production in shaping macroeconomic fluctuations./nThe first chapter provides a theory of information ...
  • Umlauft, Roland (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2013-06-28)
    In Chapter 1 I investigate the economic importance of correlation in mutual fund flows for funds with overlapping portfolio positions. I illustrate theoretically that commonality in trading by funds due to flow correlation ...
  • Tripathy, Jagdish (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2016-11-22)
    This dissertation includes three chapters on the macroeconomic effects of the financial/nsystem, particularly the credit market. In the first chapter, I show a causal link/nbetween household credit supply and economic ...
  • Goñi i Tràfach, Marc (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015-04-27)
    This thesis examines the interactions between marital patterns, inequality, and fertility. In the first chapter I analyze the impact of search frictions on marital assortative matching. I exploit a temporary interruption ...
  • Pescatori, Andrea (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2006-12-18)
    The thesis is divided into three chapters.1) I study how monetary policy should be optimally designed when households show financial wealth heterogeneity.Main results: thanks to its ability to affect interest payments ...
  • Pappa, Evi (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2001-11-22)
    The thesis consists of three chapters:Chapter 2 investigates, in the context of a two-country model with monopolisticcompetition and price stickiness, the implications for macroeconomic stabilityand the welfare properties ...
  • Molnár, Krisztina (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2006-06-20)
    Mi tesis se basa en los resultados de least squares learning, que modela agentes individuales como econometricos: los agentes funcionan como regresiones, usan datos disponibles para formar sus expectativas. En el primer ...
  • Gnocchi, Stefano (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2008-02-05)
    Los modelos Neo-Keynesianos se han impuesto en el análisis de las políticas monetaria y fiscal óptimas. Esta literatura no considera la interacción estratégica entre los agentes económicos y las autoridades de la política ...
  • Forlati, Chiara (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2009-10-02)
    En esta tesis estudio varias cuestiones de política monetaria y fiscal usando modelos de equilibrio generales completamente micro-fundados. El primer capítulo de esta tesis trata la cuestión de cómo la políticas monetarias ...