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      A Behavioural Model of Minority Language Shift: Theory and Empirical Evidence 

      Uriarte Ayo, José Ramón ORCID; Sperlich, Stefan (Public Library Of Science, 2021-06-04)
      Natural languages with their speech communities tend to compete for speakers, very much like firms compete for market shares. As a result, some languages suffer a shifting pressure which might lead them to their extinction. ...
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      ADAPTECC : Un juego de Rol sobre la Adaptación al Cambio Climático 

      Lucas, Josu; Galarraga, Ibon; Escapa García, Marta ORCID (2015-10-09)
      El Juego de la Adaptación al Cambio Climático (ADAPTECC) es un juego de Rol diseñado para que los participantes experimenten las dificultades que surgen, tanto a nivel local como a nivel regional, cuando las autoridades ...
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      ADAPTECC: A Role-Play Game about Adapting to Climate Change 

      Lucas, Josu; Galarraga, Ibon; Escapa García, Marta ORCID (2016-04-19)
      The ADAPTECC Climate Change Adaptation Game is a role-play game designed to enable players to experience the difficulties that arise at local and regional levels when authorities have to implement adaptation measures. ...
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      Cost effectiveness of a combination of instruments for global warming: a quantitative approach for Spain 

      Gallastegui Zulaika, María Carmen; González-Eguino, Mikel; Galarraga, I. (Springer, 2012-03)
      Climate change is an important environmental problem and one whose economic implications are many and varied. This paper starts with the presumption that mitigation of greenhouse gases is a necessary policy that has to be ...
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      ES21: Un Modelo de Simulación de la Economía Española 

      Di Nola, Maria Federica; Martinez Valderrama, Jaime (2017)
      El Modelo de Simulación de la Economía Española proporciona una herramienta para la representación de la realidad socioeconómica española y para el análisis de los impactos asociados tanto a las modificaciones en las ...
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      How central are clients in sexual networks created by commercial sex? 

      Hsieh, Chih-Sheng; Kovarik, Jaromir ORCID; Logan, Trevon (Nature Publishing Group, 2014-12-18)
      Sex workers are traditionally considered important vectors of transmission of sexually transmitted infections (STI). The role of clients is commonly overlooked, partially due to the lack of evidence on clients' position ...
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      Integrated policy assessment and optimisation over multiple sustainable development goals in Eastern Africa 

      Van de Ven, Dirk-Jan Petrus Adrianus; Sampedro Martínez de Estívariz, Jon; Johnson, Francis Xavier; Bailis, Rob; Forouli, Aikaterini; Nikas, Alexandros; Yu, Sha; Pardo, Guillermo; García de Jalón, Silvestre; Wise, Marshall; Doukas, Haris (IOP, 2019-08-20)
      Heavy reliance on traditional biomass for household energy in eastern Africa has significant negative health and environmental impacts. The African context for energy access is rather different from historical experiences ...
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      Natural Disasters and Indicators of Social Cohesion 

      Calo Blanco, Aitor; Kovarik, Jaromir ORCID; Mengel, Friederike; Romero, José Gabriel (Public Library Science, 2017-06-07)
      Do adversarial environmental conditions create social cohesion? We provide new answers to this question by exploiting spatial and temporal variation in exposure to earthquakes across Chile. Using a variety of methods and ...
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      Oligopoly price discrimination, competitive pressure and total output 

      Aguirre Pérez, Iñaki ORCID (Kiel Institute for the World Economy, 2019-12-11)
      This paper extends the traditional analysis of the output effect under monopoly (third-degree) price discrimination to a multimarket oligopoly. The author shows that under oligopoly price discrimination, differences in ...
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      Preferences, actions and voting rules 

      Artabe Echevarria, Alaitz ORCID; Laruelle, Annick ORCID; Valenciano Llovera, Federico ORCID (Springer, 2012-03)
      In this paper we address several issues related to collective dichotomous decision-making by means of quaternary voting rules, i.e., when voters may choose between four actions: voting yes, voting no, abstaining and not ...
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      Privatization and environmental policy in a mixed oligopoly 

      Dong, Quan; Bárcena Ruiz, Juan Carlos; Garzón San Felipe, María Begoña ORCID (Universidad de Chile. Departamento de Economía, 2019-12)
      This paper analyzes the interaction between two political economy decisions by a government: whether to privatize a public firm and what environmental policy to choose (an environmental tax or an emission standard). We ...
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      Prosocial behavior and gender 

      Espinosa Alejos, María Paz ORCID; Kovarik, Jaromir ORCID (Frontiers Research Foundation, 2015-04-14)
      This study revisits different experimental data sets that explore social behavior in economic games and uncovers that many treatment effects may be gender-specific. In general, men and women do not differ in "neutral" ...
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      Second-to-Fourth Digit Ratio Has a Non-Monotonic Impact on Altruism 

      Brañas Garza, Pablo; Kovarik, Jaromir ORCID; Neyse, Levent (PLoS ONE, 2013-05-10)
      Gene-culture co-evolution emphasizes the joint role of culture and genes for the emergence of altruistic and cooperative behaviors and behavioral genetics provides estimates of their relative importance. However, these ...
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      The potential land requirements and related land use change emissions of solar energy 

      Van de Ven, Dirk-Jan Petrus Adrianus; Capellán Peréz, Iñigo; Arto Olaizola, Ignacio; Cazcarro, Ignacio ORCID; De Castro, Carlos; Patel, Pralit; González Ruiz de Eguino, Miguel (Nature, 2021-02-03)
      Although the transition to renewable energies will intensify the global competition for land, the potential impacts driven by solar energy remain unexplored. In this work, the potential solar land requirements and related ...
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      The use of role-play games in teaching: The International Climate Negotiation Game 

      Lucas, Josu; Escapa García, Marta ORCID; González-Eguino, Mikel (2016-04-13)
      This paper presents a role-play game designed by the authors, which focuses on international climate negotiations. The game has been used at a university with students all drawn from the same course and at summer schools ...
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      El uso de juegos de Rol en la docencia: el juego de la Negociación Climática Internacional 

      Lucas, Josu; Escapa García, Marta ORCID; González-Eguino, Mikel (2015-05-14)
      En este artículo presentamos un juego de rol sobre negociación climática internacional que ha sido diseñado por los autores. El juego ha sido utilizado tanto en la universidad, con alumnos que están cursando los mismos ...