Working papers
Compilation of documents that synthesize an original research about a concret topic in a study area with the aim of report on the state of the research. They help to discover new idees and concepts and to shape research lines specially in the social sciences and humanities areas. For example: the working papers of the Department of Economic History and Economy, Social and Political Sciences Institute or the UAB Olimpic Studies Center.
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2016-07-22
08:25

26 p, 308.7 KB
El impacto de la forma y estructura espacial urbana sobre las emisiones de CO2 en Concepción (Chile). ¿Es compatible una baja densidad residencial con un bajo nivel de emisiones? / Muñiz, Iván ; Rojas, Carolina ; Busuldu Cabot, Carles ; García, Alejandro ; Filipe, Mariana
Esta investigación persigue dos objetivos, en primer lugar, calcular las emisiones de CO2 asociadas a la movilidad y a la vivienda de los habitantes de Concepción. El segundo objetivo es estimar el impacto de la forma y estructura espacial sobre el volumen de emisiones. [...]
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada 2016 (Document de treball (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada) ; 16.05)  
2016-07-22
08:25

42 p, 1.1 MB
Institutional reforms to integrate regulation and competition policy : economic analysis, international perspectives, and the case of the CNMC in Spain / Trillas, Francesc ; Xifré i Oliva, Ramon
We review the related academic literature and the international evidence on the institutions of regulation and competition policy, to analyze the creation in 2013 of the new macro regulator in Spain, the CNMC. [...]
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada 2016 (Document de treball (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada) ; 16.07)  
2016-07-19
13:14

28 p, 691.8 KB
Informe Projecte REVIR. Estudi sobre percepció i impacte en el professorat de ciències de secundària / Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Centre de Recerca per a l'Educació Científica i Matemàtica
El projecte educatiu REVIR es va iniciar fa més d'una dècada amb la voluntat de contribuir a millorar el treball experimental de l'alumnat de secundària i la formació del professorat assistent a les sessions en quant a estratègies d'ensenyament de les ciències fent ús de TIC. [...]
2015  
2016-07-18
18:48

108 p, 1.6 MB
La Gestión de la diversidad religiosa en centros hospitalarios y penitenciarios en España / Griera i Llonch, Ma. del Mar, 1978- ; García-Romeral Moreno, Gloria (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. ISOR (Investigacions en Sociologia de la Religió)) ; Martínez Ariño, Julia (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. ISOR (Investigacions en Sociologia de la Religió)) ; Clot Garrell, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. ISOR (Investigacions en Sociologia de la Religió)) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. ISOR (Investigacions en Sociologia de la Religió) ; GEDIVER-IN
Barcelona : UAB, 2015 (Religions and the public sphere)  
2016-07-15
16:19

15 p, 712.0 KB
The Accommodation of religious diversity in prisons and hospitals in Spain / Griera i Llonch, Ma. del Mar, 1978- ; Martínez- Ariño, Julia ; Responding to complex diversity in Europe and Canada (RECODE).
The religious sphere in Spain is changing substantially, becoming simultaneously more diverse and more secular. However, empirical research on the processes of adaptation and response of public institutions to the new religious environment is still very scarce. [...]
Augsburg : RECODE, 2014 (Working papers (RECODE) ; 28)  
2016-06-13
09:48

44 p, 734.5 KB
Changes in fuel economy : an analysis of the Spanish car market / Matas i Prat, Anna ; Raymond Bara, José Luís ; Domínguez Moreno, Jorge Andrés
This paper estimates the role that technological change and car characteristics have played in the rate of fuel consumption of vehicles over time. Using data from the Spanish car market from 1988 to 2013, we estimate a reduced form equation that relates fuel consumption with a set of car characteristics. [...]
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada 2016 (Document de treball (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada) ; 16.08)  
2016-06-13
09:48

38 p, 366.0 KB
How do road infrastructure investments affect the regional economy? Evidence from Spain / Matas i Prat, Anna ; Ruiz Marín, Adriana Karina ; Raymond Bara, José Luís
This paper analyses the relationship between road infrastructure improvements and investment in capital assets. Using aggregate data at a provincial level for 1977-2008, an equation for machinery and equipment investment is estimated applying Panel Corrected Standard Errors. [...]
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada 2016 (Document de treball (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada) ; 16.10)  
2016-06-13
09:48

43 p, 394.6 KB
Behavioral regulatory agencies / Trillas, Francesc
This article analyses how the commitment problem in regulation, and the potential for a strategic delegation solution, is affected by the consideration of bounded rationality by agents that participate in the regulatory interaction. [...]
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada 2016 (Document de treball (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada) ; 16.06)  
2016-06-13
09:48

34 p, 925.7 KB
Euro, crisis and unemployment : Youth patterns, youth policies? / Sala Lorda, Hèctor ; Ghoshray, Atanu ; Ordóñez, Javier
This paper examines the occurrence of structural breaks in European unemployment associated with major events experienced by the European economies at an institutional level: the creation of the European and Monetary Union (EMU) in 1999, and the Euro/financial crisis in 2008-2009, which was followed by a general and intensive reform process in the years afterwards. [...]
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada 2016 (Document de treball (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada) ; 16.09)  
2016-06-01
19:35

30 p, 771.9 KB
Beyond the separation of church and state: explaining the new governance of religious diversity in Spain / Griera i Llonch, Ma. del Mar, 1978- ; Martínez Ariño, Julia ; García-Romeral Moreno, Gloria ; Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity
MPI: Göttingen, 2014 (MMG Working Paper; 14-08)