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  • publication . Article . Preprint . Report . Other literature type . Research . Book . 2012
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Itay Saporta-Eksten; Richard Blundell; Luigi Pistaferri;
    Publisher: American Economic Association
    Project: EC | NSND (284024)

    In this paper we examine the link between wage inequality and consumption inequality using a life cycle model that incorporates household consumption and family labour supply decisions. We derive analytical expressions based on approximations for the dynamics of consump...

  • publication . Preprint . Research . Article . 2005
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Kjell G. Nyborg; Ulrich Bindseil; Ilya A. Strebulaev;

    We study bidder bahavior and performance in 53 main refinancing operations (repo auctions) of the European Central Bank (ECB). The data set starts with the first auctions after the ECB changed from fixed rate tenders to variable rate tenders. We find that private inform...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2019
    Open Access
    Authors:
    James R.K. Kagaari; Balunywa Waswa; John C. Munene; Joseph Mpeera Ntayi; Samuel Mayanja;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    This paper examines the mediating effect of ecologies of innovation on the relationship between entrepreneurial networking and opportunity exploitation among small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Uganda. The study design was a cross-sectional survey, data were analysed...

  • publication . Research . Preprint . 2005
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Vinicius Carrasco;
    Publisher: Rio de Janeiro: Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Departamento de Economia

    This paper compares the effects on corporate performance and managerial self-dealing in a situation in which a (privately informed) CEO reports to a single Board that is responsible for both monitoring management and establishing performance targets to an alternative in...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Thomas C. Brachert; Gerhard Brügmann; Dieter F. Mertz; Joachim Krause; Ottmar Kullmer; Friedemann Schrenk; Immaculate Ssemmanda;

    Bioapatite in mammalian teeth is readily preserved in continental sediments and represents a very important archive for reconstructions of environment and climate evolution. This project provides a comprehensive data base of major, minor and trace element and isotope tr...

  • publication . Preprint . Research . 2008
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Frederiksen, Anders; Poulsen, Odile;

    In recent decades, most developed countries have experienced a simultaneous increase in income inequality and management compensation. In this paper, we study the relation between management compensation and firm-level income dynamics in a general equilibrium model. Emp...

  • publication . Preprint . Research . Conference object . Report . 2011
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Hanushek, Eric A.; Woessmann, Ludger; Zhang, Lei;

    Policy debates about the balance of vocational and general education programs focus on the school-to-work transition. But with rapid technological change, gains in youth employment from vocational education may be offset by less adaptability and thus diminished employme...

  • publication . Research . Preprint . 2003
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Ulrich Doraszelski; Mark Satterthwaite;
    Publisher: Evanston, IL: Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science
    Project: NSF | ITR/PE+SY: Collaborative ... (0121541)

    In this paper we show that existence of a Markov perfect equilibrium (MPE) in the Ericson & Pakes (1995) model of dynamic competition in an oligopolistic industry with investment, entry, and exit requires admissibility of mixed entry/exit strategies, con- trary to Erics...

  • publication . Preprint . Research . 2009
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Diermeier, Daniel; Fong, Pohan;

    We present a dynamic model of legislative bargaining in which policy making proceeds until the proposer has no more incentive to make a new proposal to replace the previously approved policy. We characterize stationary Markov perfect equilibria for the game and show tha...

  • publication . Research . Article . Book . 2016
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Sam Hickey; Badru Bukenya;
    Publisher: Helsinki: The United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER)

    In 2015 the Government of Uganda agreed to start rolling out a social pension programme, and increasing its own contribution to it. This was driven by the highly politicized efforts of a transnational policy coalition, led by international donors and national bureaucrat...

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