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  • Escuriet Peiró, Ramón, 1968-; Pueyo, María Jesús; Biescas, Herminia; Colls, Cristina; Espiga, Isabel; White, Joanna; Espada, Xavi; Fusté, Josep; Ortún Rubio, Vicente (BioMed Central, 2014)
    Background: Childbirth assistance in highly technological settings and existing variability in the interventions performed are cause for concern. In recent years, numerous recommendations have been made concerning the ...
  • Eeckhout, Jan; Jovanovic, Boyan (Elsevier, 2012)
    The rise in world trade since 1970 has been accompanied by a rise in the geographic span of control of management and, hence, also a rise in the e ective international mobility of labor services. We study the e ect of such ...
  • Grasas León, Alex; Ramalhinho-Lourenço, Helena; Pessoa, Luciana S; Resende, Mauricio GC; Caballé, Imma; Barba, Nuria (BioMed Central, 2014)
    Background: Blood samples are usually collected daily from different collection points, such hospitals and health centers, and transported to a core laboratory for testing. This paper presents a project to improve the ...
  • Ortún Rubio, Vicente (Elsevier, 2013)
  • Ortún Rubio, Vicente (Elsevier, 2007)
    La salud de los países pobres mejora aplicando conocimientos de salud pública, lo que requiere capacidad institucional y voluntad política, dos condiciones que el mero aumento de la renta no garantiza. Tanto el análisis ...
  • Eeckhout, Jan; Kircher, Philipp Albert Theodor (Econometric Society, 2010)
    We investigate the role of search frictions in markets with price competition and how it leads to sorting of heterogeneous agents. There are two aspects of value creation: the match value when two agents actually trade and ...
  • Eeckhout, Jan; Kircher, Philipp Albert Theodor (Elsevier, 2010)
    In a market where sellers compete by posting trading mechanisms, we allow for a general search technology and show that its features crucially affect the equilibrium mechanism. Price posting prevails when meetings are ...
  • Harris, Jeffrey E.; González López-Valcárcel, Beatriz; Ortún Rubio, Vicente; Barber Pérez, Patricia (BMJ Publishing Group, 2013)
    Objective: To investigate the determinants of specialty choice among graduating medical students in Spain, a country that entered into a severe, ongoing economic crisis in 2008. Setting: Since 2008, the percentage of ...
  • Dasso, Rosamaría; Fernández, Fernando, 1944- (SpringerOpen, 2015)
    We study the effects of a rural electrification program on employment in Peru. Taking advantage of the program’s roll-out across districts over time, we adopt differences-in-differences and fixed-effects strategies to ...
  • Galí, Jordi, 1961-; Gambetti, Luca (American Economic Association, 2015)
    We estimate the response of stock prices to monetary policy shocks using a time-varying coefficients VAR. Our evidence points to protracted episodes in which stock prices end up increasing persistently in response to an ...
  • Martin, Alberto, 1974-; Ventura , Jaume (Elsevier, 2015)
    We live in a new world economy characterized by financial globalization, historically low interest rates, and frequent credit booms and busts. To study this world, we extend the rational-bubbles framework of Martin and ...
  • Eeckhout, Jan; Persico, Nicola; Todd, Petra (American Economic Association, 2010)
    An incentives based theory of policing is developed which can explain the phenomenon of random “crackdowns,” i.e., intermittent periods of high interdiction/surveillance. For a variety of police objective functions, random ...
  • Meneu, Ricardo; Ortún Rubio, Vicente (Elsevier, 2011)
    Los países prosperan sobre una base económica que permita desarrollar las potencialidades humanas en una sociedad que no renuncie a grandes logros, como el del estado del bienestar. Ello requiere que sus “reglas de juego”, ...
  • Mujasi, Paschal N; Puig i Junoy, Jaume (BioMed Central, 2015)
    Objectives: A key policy question for the government of Uganda is how to equitably allocate primary health care pharmaceutical budgets to districts. This paper seeks to identify variables influencing current primary health ...