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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2022-05-25
13:05
4 p, 800.7 KB El pes de la precarietat laboral en la pobresa laboral de les llars amb infants / Lanau, Alba (Centre d'Estudis Demogràfics) ; Lozano, Mariona (Centre d'Estudis Demogràfics)
A Espanya, el 70% dels infants en pobresa viuen a llars amb un o més treballadors. Malgrat que només un 27% de les llars a Espanya hi ha menors, aquestes constitueixen la majoria de les llars en pobresa laboral (53%). [...]
In Spain, 70% of children in poverty live in households with one or more workers; equally, households with children make up the majority of households in in-work poverty (53%) despite representing only 27% of all households. [...]
En España, el 70% de niños en pobreza viven en hogares con uno o más trabajadores; y pese a que solo un 27% de los hogares en España hay menores, los hogares con menores constituyen la mayoría de hogares en pobreza laboral (53%). [...]

Bellaterra Centre d'Estudis Demogràfics 2022 (Perspectives Demogràfiques ; 77) - 10.46710/ced.pd.cat.27
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2022-05-16
19:19
37 p, 773.1 KB Central Bank Digital Currencies and Financial Stability in a Modern Monetary System / David Tercero Lucas ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada
The aim of this study is to disentangle the effects of introducing an interest-bearing central bank digital currency (CBDC) for financial stability using a Diamond and Dybvig (1983) model in which (i) both CBDC and private bank deposits can be used in exchange and (ii) liquidity is created endogenously. [...]
Bellaterra 2022 (Working papers GEAR ; 2022-01)  
2022-04-25
07:03
37 p, 287.7 KB Product specialization, efficiency and productivity change in the spanish insurance industry / Fuentes, Hugo (Tecnológico de Monterrey) ; Grifell i Tatjé, Emili (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Empresa) ; Perelman, Sergio (Université de Liège) ; Centre de Referència en Economia Analítica
In this paper we analyze the levels of technical efficiency and productivity growth attained by Spanish insurance companies during a period of deregulation. We compute Malmquist productivity indexes using the estimates of parametric distance function for several specialized insurance branches. [...]
Centre de Referència en Economia Analítica, 2005 (Barcelona economics working papers series; 244)  
2022-04-05
09:11
5 p, 368.4 KB Covariation of acoustic cues for voicing in aphasia and apraxia / Solé Sabater, Maria Josep (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Marczyk, Anna (Aix-Marseille Université)
We report experimental evidence on covariation between vowel onset f0 and voice onset time (VOT) in voiced and voiceless stops produced by Spanish speakers with apraxia of speech and conduction aphasia as compared to a healthy control group. [...]
2019  
2022-03-29
12:11
6 p, 233.7 KB El "model estàndard" vs. El funcionament d'una economia de mercats reals / Vergès, Joaquim (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Empresa)
Barcelona 2019 (Crítiques a l'economia acadèmica dominant ; 1)  
2022-03-29
12:09
5 p, 139.6 KB Tòpic d'us intern : l'Òptim de Pareto / Vergès, Joaquim (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Empresa)
Barcelona 2019 (Crítiques a l'economia acadèmica dominant ; 3)  
2022-03-29
12:07
7 p, 219.0 KB Què fem els economistes quan diem que fem recerca / Vergès, Joaquim (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Empresa)
Barcelona 2019 (Crítiques a l'economia acadèmica dominant ; 2)  
2022-03-17
12:30
42 p, 366.2 KB Assessing the impact of Mali's water privatization across stakeholders / Estache, Antonio (Université Libre de Bruxelles) ; Grifell i Tatjé, Emili (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia de l'Empresa)
This paper offers a quantitative evaluation of the distribution of the welfare of a water privatization experience in Mali among labor, investors, intermediate input providers, users and taxpayers. The assessment is based on an index number inspired by Bennet (1920). [...]
2010 (ECARES working paper ; 2010-037)  
2022-03-17
12:23
30 p, 254.9 KB Productivity at the post : its drivers and its distribution / Grifell i Tatjé, Emili (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia de l'Empresa) ; Lovell, C. A. Knox (University of Queensland) ; University of Queensland. Centre for Efficiency and Productivity Analysis
We study the economic, financial and distributional performance of the United States Postal Service subsequent to its 1971 reorganization. We investigate the economic drivers of productivity change (technical change, change in cost efficiency, and scale economies), and the distribution of the financial benefits of productivity change (consumers of postal services, postal employees and other resource suppliers, and residual claimants). [...]
2006 (Working papers series (University of Queensland. Centre for Efficiency and Productivity Analysis); 02/2006)  
2022-03-17
11:02
33 p, 786.0 KB Productivity at the post : its drivers and its distribution / Grifell i Tatjé, Emili (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia de l'Empresa) ; Lovell, C. A. Knox (University of Georgia. Department of Economics) ; Centre de Referència en Economia Analítica
We study the economic, financial and distributional performance of the United States Postal Service subsequent to its 1971 reorganization. We investigate the economic sources of productivity change, (technical change, change in cost efficiency, and scale economies), and the distribution of the financial benefits of productivity change (consumers of postal services, postal employees and other resource suppliers, and residual claimants). [...]
2005 (Barcelona economics working papers series; 169)  
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