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    Partial ownership of local firms and zoning of neighboring towns 

    Bárcena Ruiz, Juan Carlos; Casado Izaga, Francisco Javier (Departamento de Fundamentos del Análisis Económico I, UPV/EHU, 2019-03-27)
    This paper investigates zoning in two neighboring towns in which firms are owned by investors that reside in the two towns. We find that local regulators use zoning strategically depending on the weight of local profits ...
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    Generating cluster submodels from two-stage stochastic mixed integer optimization models 

    Eguía Ribero, María Isabel; Garín Martín, María Araceli; Unzueta Inchaurbe, Aitziber (2018-10-22)
    Stochastic optimization problems of practical applications lead, in general, to some large models. The size of those models is linked to the number of scenarios that defines the scenario tree. This number of scenarios can ...
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    Housing Tenure, Geographical Mobility and the Labour Market: the Role of the Employment Exit Rate 

    Vives Coscojuela, Cecilia (Departamento de Fundamentos del Análisis Económico I, UPV/EHU, 2018-11)
    This paper studies the effect of home-owners' migration costs on unemployment in an economy where workers move both for work- and non-work-related reasons. To this end, a search model with heterogeneous locations is developed ...
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    Electoral Systems and Income Inequality: A Tale of Political Equality 

    Zuazu Bermejo, Izaskun (Departamento de Fundamentos del Análisis Económico I, UPV/EHU, 2018-10-23)
    Political economy literature has so far failed to offer a consensus on the effect of political institutions such as regime type (democracy vs. autocracy) and electoral systems (majori- tarian vs. proportional representation) ...

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