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  • Sanz Latiesas, Javier, 1967- (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-02-07)
    Actualmente el tratamiento conservador del cáncer de mama incluye el uso de esquemas hipofraccionados de radioterapia de los que se presentan dos estudios. El primero es un ensayo aleatorizado en 102 pacientes tratadas con ...
  • Ferroni, Filippo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2009-05-25)
    Esta tesis presenta tres diferentes experimentos de política utilizando estimaciones Bayesianas de modelos DSGE. En la primera parte, se quiere demostrar que una política fiscal contracíclica es un instrumento importante ...
  • Todeschini, Federico A. (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2010-06-15)
    Even though unhealthy habits, drinking, smoking and overeating, are among the most expensive burdens for the health system, much research is still needed to understand how individuals form them, how do they correlate between ...
  • Ager, Philipp (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2013-06-21)
    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 ...
  • Anguera Torrell, Oriol (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2016-06-23)
    This thesis is composed of three self-contained chapters. In the first chapter, I propose a theoretical model that shows that trusting strangers is one of the channels through which institutions determine positive economic ...
  • Amodio, Francesco (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015-06-11)
    This thesis provides an empirical investigation of externalities and social interaction mechanisms in various settings. In the first chapter, I show how input heterogeneity triggers productivity spillovers at the workplace. ...
  • Lombardi, María (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-09-12)
    This thesis is composed of three independent articles. The first chapter studies a nationwide teacher pay-for-performance program in Peru, and shows that it had a precisely estimated null impact on student learning. I ...
  • Sowerbutts, Rhiannon Cathy (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2009-10-05)
    El tema de esta tesis es Banca, concentrándose específicamente en el tema de Crisis Bancarias. El Capitulo 1 estudia las crisis bancarias que ocurren debido a problemas de asimetría de información entre los tomadores de ...
  • Caprettini, Bruno (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015-07-24)
    The thesis is a collection of three self-contained essays. In the first chapter, I study the effects of the adoption of new agricultural technologies on structural transformation. I exploit the introduction of genetically ...
  • Maertens Odría, Luis R. (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-07-03)
    This thesis is composed of three independent essays. In the first chapter, I analyze the effect of a biofuel-favorable policy in the U.S. on fetal health. I show that the policy led to an expansion in the production of ...
  • Bellés Obrero, Cristina Adelaida (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-09-15)
    This dissertation consists of three chapters that investigate students’ and teachers’ incentive programs, and the intergenerational infant health consequences of a labor market policy. In the first chapter, I perform a ...
  • Khametshin, Dmitry (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-12-18)
    In the first two chapters of this thesis, I study the effects of financial stability policies on bank behavior. Thus, in the first chapter, I analyze whether liquidity provision mechanisms may have unintended redistributive ...
  • Stoerk, Thomas, (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-04-24)
    This thesis consists of three chapters that investigate environmental policy questions from an empirical point of view. Chapter 1 examines the trustworthiness of official air pollution data sources for Beijing when compared ...
  • Perdomo Strauch, Alvaro Andrés (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-02-01)
    This dissertation uses an experimental approach to analyze the behavior of people in controlled environments based in different theoretical issues of relatively recent discussion in macroeconomic theory. The first chapter ...
  • Gissler, Stefan (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2014-09-22)
    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 ...
  • Sajons, Jörg Christoph (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2012-02-20)
    This thesis revolves around two themes. The first is whether granting citizenship to immigrant children at birth affects their parents’ return migration decisions and integration into the host-country society. Evaluating ...
  • Sangiorgi, Francesco (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2007-07-13)
    Esta tesis estudia las características de la formación y del equilibrio de los precios de los activos financieros cuando los agentes que participan en los mercados están informados de forma asimétrica. En el primer capítulo ...
  • Pina, Gonçalo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2013-01-21)
    This thesis investigates two economic policy dimensions in contemporary world economy. The first chapter focuses on the recent accumulation of international reserves by central banks in developing economies. I present ...
  • Herz, Benedikt (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015-02-23)
    This thesis consists of three essays. In the first essay, I empirically evaluate the importance of wait unemployment. Instead of taking the next best job, a displaced worker has an incentive to stay unemployed and wait for ...
  • Gánics, Gergely Ákos (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017-09-26)
    This thesis consists of three chapters on topics in macroeconometrics. Chapter 1 provides a novel estimator of combination weights which delivers well-calibrated density forecasts. In an empirical example of forecasting ...