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

  • Ou, Shengliang (Date of defense: 03-07-2019)
    This thesis consists of three chapters on macroeconomic policy and business cy-cles. In chapter 1, I estimate a time-varying structural VAR to study the effects of government spending shocks on a number of U.S. macroeconomic ...
  • Geng, Yining (Date of defense: 21-06-2019)
    This thesis consists of three chapters on topics in development economics. In the first chapter, I study the impact of family planning policies on gender-specific outcomes. I find positive impacts of the FPP on improv-ing ...
  • Fernández Bazán, Fernando (Date of defense: 12-06-2019)
    In the first chapter, I analyze the consequences of increased prenatal exposure to marijuana on infant health in the US. I combine individual-level information on birth outcomes with novel data on the location and opening ...
  • Faltermeier, Julia (Date of defense: 02-05-2019)
    This thesis presents new facts on the aggregate return to capital and shows their implications for underlying drivers of investment and the efficiency of the alloca-tion of capital. The first chapter analyzes aggregate ...
  • Nieddu, Marco Giovanni (Date of defense: 14-11-2018)
    This thesis consists of three chapters. In the first chapter, I investigate how promo-tion incentives affect the performance of high-skilled public employees. I study a centralized evaluation process awarding the eligibility ...

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