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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Author
Date
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46

Optimal Transport Networks in Spatial Equilibrium

December 2019
ENG

45

Measures of Rationality and Welfare for Behavioural Decision-makers

Jose Apesteguia
July 2018
CAT
/
ENG

44

Mass Media and its Influence on Behaviour

Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova
December 2017
CAT
/
ENG

43

Media Failures and Media Markets

Fabrizio Germano
January 2017
CAT
/
ENG

42

Health Intervention in Low Income Countries: A (not so) Low Hanging Fruit?

Alessandro Tarozzi
October 2016
CAT
/
ENG

41

Why do people buy private health insurance in the presence of a public option?

Pau Olivella
July 2016
CAT
/
ENG

40

The Social Effects of Divorce Laws

Libertad Gonzalez
June 2015
CAT
/
ENG

39

Globalization and Aggregate Fluctuations: The Role of International Trade and Large Firms

February 2015
CAT
/
ENG

36

The Labour Market Impact of Immigration

Albrecht Glitz
June 2014
CAT
/
ENG

33

How Important are Capital Markets Imperfections in Determining firm Decisions and Aggregate Fluctuations?

November 2012
CAT
/
ENG

32

Fiscal Policy in the European Monetary Union

Evi Pappa
September 2012
CAT
/
ENG

31

The Effectiveness of Foreign Aid: From the Macroeconomic Perspective to the Experimental Evaluation

José García-Montalvo, Marta Reynal-Querol
July 2012
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

30

Corporate Social Responsability and Social Welfare. How to promote Socially Responsible Business Strategies

Juan José Ganuza
March 2012
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

29

School Choice in Spain: Theory and Evidence

Caterina Calsamiglia
September 2011
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

28

Happiness Economics

Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
May 2011
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

27

Inequality and Tax Progressivity

Juan Carlos Conesa
October 2010
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

26

Firing Costs, Dismissal Conflicts and Labour Market Outcomes

Maia Güell
June 2010
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

25

Transfer of University Innovations

Inés Macho-Stadler
January 2010
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

24

Simple Mechanisms to Resolve Conflicting Interests and to Share the Gains

David Pérez-Castrillo
November 2009
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

23

Complementarities in Innovation Strategy and the Link to Science

Bruno Cassiman
September 2009
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

22

The Misallocation of Talent

José V. Rodríguez Mora
May 2009
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

21

Overcoming Coordination Failure in Firms and Organizations: Experimental Evidence

Jordi Brandts
March 2009
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

20

Western European Long Term Growth, 1830-2000: Facts and Issues

Albert Carreras, Xavier Tafunell
June 2008
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

19

Urban Sprawl: Causes and Consequences

Diego Puga
January 2008
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

18

The Effects of Employment Protection in Europe and the USA

Adriana D. Kugler
February 2007
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

17

Social Networks and Labour Market Outcomes

Antoni Calvó-Armengol
January 2006
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

16

Ready to Take Risks? Experimental Evidence on Risk Aversion and Attraction

Antoni Bosch-Domènech, Joaquim Silvestre i Benach
November 2005
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

15

Taxation of Financial Intermediaries

Ramon Caminal
September 2004
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

14

Capital Controls in Post-War Europe

Hans-Joachim Voth
April 2004
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

13

Educating Intuition: A Challenge for the 21st Century

Robin Hogarth
September 2003
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

12

Macroeconomic and Distributional Effects of Social Security

Luisa Fuster
June 2003
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

11

How do Households Invest their Wealth?

Miquel Faig
October 2002
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

10

Economic Polarization in the Mediterranean Basin

Joan Esteban
May 2002
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

8

Are EU Policies Fostering Growth and Reducing Regional Inequalities?

Fabio Canova
May 2001
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

7

The Political Viability of Labour Market Reform

Gilles Saint-Paul
December 2000
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

6

Gerontocracy and Social Security

Xavier Sala-i-Martin
July 2000
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

5

Why Does the Public Sector Grow? The Role of Economic Development, Trade and Democracy

Carles Boix
November 1999
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

4

The Lender of Last Resort in Today’s Financial Environment

Xavier Freixas
November 1999
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

3

Capital and Labor Taxes, Macroeconomic Activity, and Redistribution

November 1998
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

2

Reducing Unemployment. At any Cost?

Fabrizio Zilibotti
December 1997
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA

1

Reconsidering Spanish Unemployment

Ramon Marimon
June 1997
CAT
/
ENG
/
SPA