Estudios
Esta colección reúne documentos de investigación e informes sobre temas concretos de los ámbitos académicos o administrativos de la Universidad con el fin de preservarlos y difundirlos en formato digital.
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2017-06-06
20:49
61 p, 994.2 KB Avaluació participativa amb joves, educadors, tècnics municipals i polítics dels processos d'avaluació desenvolupats pels educadores i educadores de joves en medi obert / Úcar, Xavier (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Llena Berñe, Asun (Universitat de Barcelona) ; Jiménez, Jose (Terrassa (Catalunya). Ajuntament) ; Alcalde, Pau (Cerdanyola del Vallès (Catalunya). Ajuntament) ; Pescador, Roberto (Badia del Vallès (Catalunya). Ajuntament) ; Peñataro, Alicia (Badia del Vallès (Catalunya). Ajuntament) ; Colominas, Anna (Badia del Vallès (Catalunya). Ajuntament)
2017  
2017-06-05
06:20
55 p, 1.4 MB Persistent and transient efficiency on the stochastic production and cost frontiers – an application to the motorway sector / Albalate, Daniel, 1980- ; Rosell, Jordi, 1955- ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
This paper implements both stochastic production and cost frontier analyses to estimate the efficiency of toll motorway companies in Spain, the country with the largest number of private concessionaires in this economic sector. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2016  
2017-06-02
12:21
10 p, 392.7 KB Memória Cárnica Digital - índice temático / Fàbregas i Comadran, Xavier
2017 (Memoria cárnica digital)  
2017-06-02
06:09
39 p, 259.3 KB A territorial approach to R&D subsidies : Empirical evidence for Catalonian firms / Segarra Blasco, Agustí, 1958- ; Teruel, Mercedes ; Bové Sans, Miquel Àngel ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
Using a database of 2,263 responses to R&D public calls in Catalonia, during the period 2007–2010, this paper proceeds to analyse the potential interaction of the territorial and policy dimensions with the propensity to apply for, and be awarded, a public R&D subsidy. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2014 (XREAP ; 2014-07)  
2017-06-02
06:09
31 p, 210.8 KB Are we living longer but less healthy? Trends in mortality and morbidity in Catalonia (Spain), 1994-2011 / Solé i Auró, Aïda ; Alcañiz, Manuela ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
Evidence on trends in prevalence of disease and disability can clarify whether countries are experiencing a compression or expansion of morbidity. An expansion of morbidity as indicated by disease have appeared in Europe and other developed regions. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2014
XREAP Working Paper 2014-01  
2017-06-02
06:09
32 p, 872.2 KB Optimal stop-loss reinsurance : a dependence analysis / Castañer, Anna ; Claramunt Bielsa, M. Mercè, 1964- ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
The stop-loss reinsurance is one of the most important reinsurance contracts in the insurance market. From the insurer point of view, it presents an interesting property: it is optimal if the criterion of minimizing the variance of the cost of the insurer is used. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2014 (XREAP2014 ; 04)  
2017-06-02
06:09
49 p, 475.5 KB Are we wasting our talent? Overqualification and overskilling among PhD graduates / Di Paolo, Antonio ; Mañé Vernet, Ferran ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
Drawing on a very rich data set from a recent cohort of PhD graduates, we examine the correlates and consequences of qualification and skills mismatch. We show that job characteristics such as the economic sector and the main activity at work play a fundamental direct role in explaining the probability of being well matched. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2014 (XREAP ; 2014-06)  
2017-06-02
06:09
46 p, 368.7 KB Public-private sector wage differentials by type of contract : evidence from Spain / Ramos Lobo, Raúl ; Sanromà, Esteve ; Simón, Hipólito ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
The article examines public-private sector wage differentials in Spain using microdata from the Structure of Earnings Survey (Encuesta de Estructura Salarial). When applying various decomposition techniques, we find that it is important to distinguish by gender and type of contract. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2014 (XREAP ; 2014-08)  
2017-06-02
06:09
32 p, 499.5 KB The environmental effects of changing speed limits : a quantile regression approach / Bel i Queralt, Germà, 1963- ; Bolancé Losilla, Catalina ; Guillén, Montserrat ; Rosell, Jordi, 1955- ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
Two speed management policies were implemented in the metropolitan area of Barcelona aimed at reducing air pollution concentration levels. In 2008, the maximum speed limit was reduced to 80 km/h and, in 2009, a variable speed system was introduced on some metropolitan motorways. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2014 (XREAP ; 2014-09)  
2017-06-02
06:09
48 p, 692.6 KB Job accessibility, employment and job-education mismatch in the metropolitan area of Barcelona / Di Paolo, Antonio ; Matas i Prat, Anna ; Raymond Bara, José Luís ; Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
This paper analyses the effect of job accessibility by public and private transport on labour market outcomes in the metropolitan area of Barcelona. Beyond employment, we consider the effect of job accessibility on job-education mismatch, which represents a relevant aspect of job quality. [...]
Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP) 2014 (XREAP ; 2014-05)