Departament d'Economia i Empresa

Departament d'Economia i Empresa

UPF is a public, international and research intensive university, at the level of the best European universities. With excellent indicators in scientific output, as in the case of open access theses. 

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Recent Submissions

  • Duchini, Emma (Date of defense: 05-10-2016)
    This thesis examines the role of public policies and institutions in fostering human capital formation and utilization. In the first chapter, I analyze the impact of college remedial courses on students’ performance and ...
  • Pitschner, Stefan (Date of defense: 16-09-2016)
    This thesis consists of three chapters on topics in macroeconomics and finance. In the first chapter, I use texts from corporate filings of US companies to investigate if liquidity shortages that occurred during the late-2000 ...
  • Anguera Torrell, Oriol (Date of defense: 23-06-2016)
    This thesis is composed of three self-contained chapters. In the first chapter, I propose a theoretical model that shows that trusting strangers is one of the channels through which institutions determine positive economic ...
  • Potlogea, Andrei Victor (Date of defense: 06-07-2016)
    This thesis provides an investigation of the effects of trade, technology and natural resource shocks on local economies and local labor markets. In the first chapter, I explore theoretically the impact of recent improvements ...
  • Milán, Pau (Date of defense: 16-06-2016)
    This thesis explores various economic environments where the structure of social interactions across individuals determines outcomes. In the first chapter, I study mutual insurance arrangements restricted on a social ...

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