• Determinantes del desempleo en España durante la Gran Recesión 

      Navarro-Gomez, Maria Lucia; Rueda-Narvaez, Mario Federico (2019-07-08)
      El desempleo es uno de los principales problemas de la economía Española, con una evolución notablemente peor en los últimos años que en el resto de países comparables. En septiembre de 2017, según datos de Eurostat, la ...
    • The difficulty of obtaining causal impact: an international analysis of students’ academic achievement 

      Jerrim, John; Lopez-Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David; Shure, Nikki (2018-01-08)
      International large-scale assessments such as PISA are increasingly being used to benchmark the academic performance of young people across the world. Yet many of the technicalities underpinning these datasets are ...
    • Does it matter what students read? Evidence from Andalusia 

      Jerrim, John; Lopez-Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David (2020-01-21)
      There is a great amount of literature which states that promoting reading among students is of public interest. Nevertheless, there is scarce evidence on the differential influence that each type of readings can have on ...
    • Educación y satisfacción con la vida: un análisis con la World Values Survey 

      Garcia-Crespo, Maria Dolores; López Aguilar, Bárbara Mariela (2019-07-05)
      En este trabajo se adopta un enfoque de satisfacción con la vida para analizar si la educación contribuye al bienestar de los individuos, más allá del impacto positivo que ésta puede tener a través de variables como los ...
    • Effect of parent's education on children's time use: Evidence from Spain 

      Caparros-Ruiz, Antonio (2014-07-07)
      Children's time use is of great interest for both parents and policy makers. The concern is because allocation of time by the young people between productive and unproductive activities, their social patterns and their ...
    • The effect on students’ academic progression of relative school socioeconomic status 

      Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David (2019-01-29)
      It has been widely studied that students’ academic achievement may be affected by the socioeconomic characteristics of their peers. Nevertheless, little is known on whether the relative position that students occupied ...
    • El estado de salud y las condiciones de trabajo de la población ocupada en España 

      Clavero-Barranquero, Antonio; González-Álvarez, Maria Luz (2014-06-05)
      Objetivos: Resulta obvio que el estado de salud está determinado por múltiples factores socioeconómicos o hábitos de vida, distintos a la asistencia sanitaria. Este trabajo se centra en los relativos al mercado laboral, ...
    • Estatus socioeconómico y nivel de inglés académico autopercibido por alumnado universitario 

      Lopez-Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Barrios-Espinosa, Maria Elvira; Velasco-Rengel, Carmen (2020-11-09)
      En esta comunicación se pretende analizar si el estatus socioeconómico del alumnado universitario influye en el nivel de inglés académico autopercibido por este, al entender que esta percepción puede ser un factor condicionante ...
    • Evaluación dinámica de la sostenibilidad de empresas de aguas portuguesas 

      Pérez, Fátima; Molinos-Senante, María; Gómez, Trinidad; Sala-Garrido, Ramón; Caballero, Rafael (2018-06-22)
      En este trabajo se pretende realizar una evaluación mediante indicadores sintéticos, de la sostenibilidad de empresas de aguas portuguesas a lo largo de dos periodos de tiempo. Para ello se utilizarán los datos públicos ...
    • Financial illiteracy in Spain: a structural problem 

      Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David; López Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Molina Marfil, José Antonio (2019-01-29)
      Financial education in Spain has been traditionally a forgotten subject. Nevertheless, recent economic problems, as the economic crisis, have put into focus the lack of financial literacy that Spanish population presents. ...
    • Globalización y Política Económica 

      Benitez-Rochel, Jose Juan; Lacomb-Arias, Beatriz (2014-06-19)
      La globalización, entendida con integración económica internacional, ha aumentado en las últimas décadas impulsada, entre otros factores, por la reducción de los costes de los transportes y de las comunicaciones. En este ...
    • Grade retention and academic performance: a difficult relationship? 

      Lopez-Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Ladrón de Guevara Rodríguez, María; Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David (2022-06)
      The education debate in Spain has widely discussed the positive and negative features of grade retention on students’ academic performance but, in spite of its relevance, this impact has not been assessed beyond correlation. ...
    • Hábitos de estudio y rendimiento académico universitario: El poder predictivo de los tests on-line 

      Gamero-Buron, Carlos (2017-06-27)
      El objetivo de este trabajo es investigar de manera empírica la relación entre hábitos de estudio y rendimiento académico entre alumnos universitarios. La muestra está compuesta por 160 estudiantes matriculados en primer ...
    • Have working conditions and health deteriorated in Europe 2005-2015? 

      Clavero-Barranquero, Antonio; González-Gallardo, Laura; González Álvarez, Mª Luz (2018-07-24)
      La crisis económica de la última década ha puesto en riesgo el estado del bienestar en algunos países. Una de las medidas utilizadas para contrastar esta afirmación hace referencia a la vida laboral de los empleados, lo ...
    • How secular staganation can affect income class structure in european countries: institutional and policy implications 

      Barcena-Martin, Elena Maria; Pérez Moreno, Elena (2019-07-10)
      In recent years, there has been increasing debate about the low economic growth and the risk of secular stagnation in economically advanced countries. Some authors point out possible links between secular stagnation and ...
    • How to make parents happy with the school and teachers? 

      jerrim, john; Prieto Latorre, Claudia; López Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David (2022)
      Parental satisfaction with their children’s school and teachers have been extensively analysed in the literature. However, most research works do not agree in the set of factors which define this parental satisfaction. ...
    • How to reach compromises in life satisfaction: a conflicting and multidimensional task 

      Oliveira Henriques, Carla; Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David; López Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Luque-Gallego, Mariano (2019-07-10)
      Recent concerns around the importance of job and life satisfaction on firms’ productivity have been brought to the policy debate in the European Union. Irrespective of the numerous scientific publications that have been ...
    • Human capital and intergenerational occupational mobility: Some evidence for Spain 

      Caparros-Ruiz, Antonio (2015-06-29)
      Intergenerational occupational mobility is a topic that has attracted considerable interest in the economic literature for developed countries. Particularly, one of the central issues in political debate is the role of ...
    • Ideal Internet usage and academic achievement: finding the right balance 

      Ladrón de Guevara Rodríguez, María; López Agudo, Luis Alejandro; Prieto Latorre, Claudia; Marcenaro-Gutiérrez, Óscar David (2022-07)
      Younger generations have grown up with the Internet. Far from being a purely information search engine, the Internet has become fully integrated into the way children live and learn today. It has changed the way children ...
    • Inequality changes over time, pro-poor growth and reranking: local focus and global assessment 

      Barcena-Martin, Elena Maria; Imedio-Olmedo, Luis J.; Parrado-Gallardo, Encarnacion Macarena (XXI Encuentro de Economía Pública, 2014)
      When measuring the change in inequality the conclusion based on an overall inequality measure can hide some important changes at different parts of the distribution. In this paper we propose the decomposition of the ...