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

  • Diz, Sebastian (Date of defense: 03-10-2019)
    This thesis consists of three self-contained essays. The first chapter investigates the redistributive role minimum wages can play over the cycle and the implied effects on macroeconomic stability. To this end, I develop ...
  • Lerche, Adrian (Date of defense: 08-10-2019)
    This thesis consists of three self-contained chapters that empirically evaluate the influence of capital costs and occupational regulation on labor demand. In the first chapter, I study the effects of investment tax credits ...
  • Guasch Mercadé, Martí (Date of defense: 10-10-2019)
    This thesis focuses on the use of accounting information to mitigate the severe information asymmetries existing between young firms and capital providers. The first chapter studies the importance of debt in early stage ...
  • Yang, Guohao (Date of defense: 03-09-2019)
    This thesis aims to better understand China’s structural change and productivity growth in recent decades. In the first chapter, I study the impact of infrastructure, i.e, highway construction, on China’s participation in ...
  • Santamaría, Marta (Santamaría Monturiol) (Date of defense: 09-09-2019)
    This thesis explores how different types of trade costs shape trade patterns and the distribution of economic activity across space. In the first chapter, I study how the choice of transport infrastructure after the division ...

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