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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Measures of rationality and welfare for behavioural decision-makers
Mass media and its influence on behaviour
Media failures and media markets
Health intervention in low income countries: A (not so) low hanging fruit?
Why do people buy private health insurance in the presence of a public option?
The Social Effects of Divorce Laws
Globalization and Aggregate Fluctuations: The Role of International Trade and Large Firms
Local Labor Markets
Density Forecasts in Economics and Policymaking
The Labour Market Impact of Immigration
Credit Cycles and Systemic Risk
Globalization, Technology and Inequality
How Important are Capital Markets Imperfections in Determining firm Decisions and Aggregate Fluctuations?
Fiscal Policy in the European Monetary Union
The Effectiveness of Foreign Aid: From the Macroeconomic Perspective to the Experimental Evaluation
Corporate Social Responsability and Social Welfare. How to promote Socially Responsible Business Strategies
School Choice in Spain: Theory and Evidence
Inequality and Tax Progressivity
Firing Costs, Dismissal Conflicts and Labour Market Outcomes
Transfer of University Innovations
Simple Mechanisms to Resolve Conflicting Interests and to Share the Gains
Complementarities in Innovation Strategy and the Link to Science
The Misallocation of Talent
Overcoming Coordination Failure in Firms and Organizations: Experimental Evidence
Western European Long Term Growth, 1830-2000: Facts and Issues
Urban Sprawl: Causes and Consequences
The Effects of Employment Protection in Europe and the USA
Social Networks and Labour Market Outcomes
Ready to Take Risks? Experimental Evidence on Risk Aversion and Attraction
Taxation of Financial Intermediaries
Capital Controls in Post-War Europe
Educating Intuition: A Challenge for the 21st Century
Macroeconomic and Distributional Effects of Social Security
How do Households Invest their Wealth?
Economic Polarization in the Mediterranean Basin
Agglomeration Effects in Europe and the USA
Are EU Policies Fostering Growth and Reducing Regional Inequalities?
The Political Viability of Labour Market Reform
Gerontocracy and Social Security
Why Does the Public Sector Grow? The Role of Economic Development, Trade and Democracy
The Lender of Last Resort in Today’s Financial Environment
Capital and Labor Taxes, Macroeconomic Activity, and Redistribution
Reducing Unemployment. At any Cost?
Reconsidering Spanish Unemployment