ELS OPUSCLES DEL CREI

Els Opuscles del CREI are the instruments for the diffusion of CREI’s research beyond the academic world. Each Opuscle, aimed at a general public, gathers together conclusions and observations of specialized papers published, or about to be published, in professional journals. The opinions stated in Els Opuscles del CREI are the sole responsibility of the authors.

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Author
Date
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Media failures and media markets

Fabrizio Germano
January 2017
CAT
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ENG

Health intervention in low income countries: A (not so) low hanging fruit?

Alessandro Tarozzi
October 2016
CAT
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ENG

Why do people buy private health insurance in the presence of a public option?

Pau Olivella
July 2016
CAT
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ENG

The Social Effects of Divorce Laws

Libertad Gonzalez
June 2015
CAT
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ENG

Globalization and Aggregate Fluctuations: The Role of International Trade and Large Firms

February 2015
CAT
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ENG

Local Labor Markets

Jan Eeckhout
December 2014
CAT
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ENG

The Labour Market Impact of Immigration

Albrecht Glitz
June 2014
CAT
/
ENG

How Important are Capital Markets Imperfections in Determining firm Decisions and Aggregate Fluctuations?

November 2012
CAT
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ENG

Fiscal Policy in the European Monetary Union

Evi Pappa
September 2012
CAT
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ENG

The Effectiveness of Foreign Aid: From the Macroeconomic Perspective to the Experimental Evaluation

José García-Montalvo, Marta Reynal-Querol
July 2012
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Corporate Social Responsability and Social Welfare. How to promote Socially Responsible Business Strategies

Juan José Ganuza
March 2012
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

School Choice in Spain: Theory and Evidence

Caterina Calsamiglia
September 2011
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Happiness Economics

Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
May 2011
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Inequality and Tax Progressivity

Juan Carlos Conesa
October 2010
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Firing Costs, Dismissal Conflicts and Labour Market Outcomes

Maia Güell
June 2010
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Transfer of University Innovations

Inés Macho-Stadler
January 2010
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Simple Mechanisms to Resolve Conflicting Interests and to Share the Gains

David Pérez-Castrillo
November 2009
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Complementarities in Innovation Strategy and the Link to Science

Bruno Cassiman
September 2009
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

The Misallocation of Talent

José V. Rodríguez Mora
May 2009
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Overcoming Coordination Failure in Firms and Organizations: Experimental Evidence

Jordi Brandts
March 2009
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Western European Long Term Growth, 1830-2000: Facts and Issues

Albert Carreras, Xavier Tafunell
June 2008
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Urban Sprawl: Causes and Consequences

Diego Puga
January 2008
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

The Effects of Employment Protection in Europe and the USA

Adriana D. Kugler
February 2007
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Social Networks and Labour Market Outcomes

Antoni Calvó-Armengol
January 2006
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Ready to Take Risks? Experimental Evidence on Risk Aversion and Attraction

Antoni Bosch-Domènech, Joaquim Silvestre i Benach
November 2005
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Taxation of Financial Intermediaries

Ramon Caminal
September 2004
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Capital Controls in Post-War Europe

Hans-Joachim Voth
April 2004
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Educating Intuition: A Challenge for the 21st Century

Robin Hogarth
September 2003
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Macroeconomic and Distributional Effects of Social Security

Luisa Fuster
June 2003
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

How do Households Invest their Wealth?

Miquel Faig
October 2002
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Economic Polarization in the Mediterranean Basin

Joan Esteban
May 2002
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Are EU Policies Fostering Growth and Reducing Regional Inequalities?

Fabio Canova
May 2001
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

The Political Viability of Labour Market Reform

Gilles Saint-Paul
December 2000
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Gerontocracy and Social Security

Xavier Sala-i-Martin
July 2000
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Why Does the Public Sector Grow? The Role of Economic Development, Trade and Democracy

Carles Boix
November 1999
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

The Lender of Last Resort in Today’s Financial Environment

Xavier Freixas
November 1999
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Capital and Labor Taxes, Macroeconomic Activity, and Redistribution

November 1998
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Reducing Unemployment. At any Cost?

Fabrizio Zilibotti
December 1997
CAT
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ENG
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SPA

Reconsidering Spanish Unemployment

Ramon Marimon
June 1997
CAT
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ENG
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SPA