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Research literature 7 records found  
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47 p, 288.0 KB Immigration and the school system / Albornoz, Facundo ; Cabrales, Antonio, 1964- ; Hauk, Esther ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica ; Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica
Immigration is an important problem in many societies, and it has wide-ranging effects on the educational systems of host countries. There is a now a large empirical literature, but very little theoretical work on this topic. [...]
2012 (Working papers ; 888.11)  
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42 p, 299.3 KB Parents, television and cultural change / Hauk, Esther ; Immordino, Giovanni ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica ; Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica
This paper develops a model of cultural transmission where television plays a central role for socialization. Parents split their free time between educating their children which is costly and watching TV which though entertaining might socialize the children to the wrong trait. [...]
2011 (Working papers ; 868.11)  
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38 p, 229.3 KB Cultural leaders and the clash of civilizations / Hauk, Esther ; Mueller, Hannes ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica
This article builds a micro founded model of the clash of cultures. The clash is defined as the parent's fear of a trait change by their child in an overlapping generations model with intergenerational transmission of cultural traits. [...]
2010 (Working papers ; 838.10)  
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37 p, 365.5 KB Civil war and foreign influence / Albornoz, Facundo ; Hauk, Esther ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica
We study a symmetric information bargaining model of civil war where a third (foreign) party can affect the probabilities of winning the conflict and the size of the post conflict spoils. We show that the possible alliance with a third party makes peaceful agreements difficult to reach and might lead to new commitment problems that trigger war. [...]
2010 (Working papers ; 836.10)  
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31 p, 203.6 KB Limited liability and mechanism design in procurement / Burguet, Roberto ; Ganuza Fernández, Juan José ; Hauk, Esther ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica
In the presence of cost uncertainty, limited liability introduces the possibility of default in procurement with its associated bank-ruptcy costs. When financial soundness is not perfectly observable, we show that incentive compatibility implies that financially less sound contractors are selected with higher probability in any feasible mechanism. [...]
2009 (Working papers ; 767.09)  
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32 p, 225.0 KB Leadership in collective action / Esteban, Joan ; Hauk, Esther ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica
We extend the model of collective action in which groups compete for a budged by endogenizing the group platform, namely the specific mixture of public/private good and the distribution of the private good to group members which can be uniform or performance-based. [...]
2008 (Working papers ; 756.08)  
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35 p, 1.5 MB Democracy and the curse of natural resources / Hauk, Esther (Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica) ; Cabrales, Antonio (Universidad Carlos III) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica
We propose a theoretical model to explain empirical regularities related to the curse of natural resources. This is an explicitly political model which emphasizes the behavior and incentives of politicians. [...]
2007 (Working papers ; 709.07)  

Course materials 1 records found  
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3 p, 46.1 KB Economics II [40096] / Guner, Nezih ; Hauk, Esther ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Facultat d'Economia i Empresa
This module is the second (and last) part of the core in modern microeconomics and macroeconomics. The topics seen here constitute the foundation of most advanced models in microeconomics and macroeconomics The section on microeconomics formally demonstrates, through advanced mathematical techniques, the existence of a general equilibrium and its properties, discussing the fundamental theorems of welfare economics. [...]
2014-15
Màster Universitari en Anàlisi Econòmica / Economic Analysis [979]
Anàlisi Econòmica / Economic Analysis [1165]  

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