• A Bargaining Model of Friendly and Hostile Takeovers 

      Loyola Fuentes, Gino; Portilla, Yolanda (Wiley, 2016)
      A bargaining model is developed that characterizes the conditions under which a takeover will either be friendly, hostile, or unsuccessful when the target management can tilt the selling procedure toward a white knight. The ...
    • A cohort analysis of the income distribution in Chile 

      Sapelli, Claudio (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2011-06)
      In this paper we look at the income distribution by cohort in Chile. We construct a synthetic panel from cross section surveys and estimate the income distribution for cohorts born between 1902 and 1978. We then decompose ...
    • A coupled stochastic inverse/sharp interface seawater intrusion approach for coastal aquifers under groundwater parameter uncertainty 

      Llopis-Albert, Carlos; Merigó Lindahl, José; Xu, Yejun (Elsevier, 2016)
      This paper presents an alternative approach to deal with seawater intrusion problems, that overcomes some of the limitations of previous works, by coupling the well-known SWI2 package for MODFLOW with a stochastic inverse ...
    • A decade lost and found: Mexico and Chile in the 1980s 

      Bergoeing, Raphael; Kehoe, Patrick J; Kehoe, Timothy J; Soto, Raimundo (Elsevier, 2002)
      Chile and Mexico experienced severe economic crises in the early 1980s. This paper analyzes four possible explanations for why Chile recovered much faster than Mexico did. Comparing data from the two countries allows us ...
    • A law of large numbers:Bidding and compulsory competitive tendering for refuse collection contracts 

      Gómez Lobo, Andrés; Szymansk, Stefan (Springer, 2001)
      In this paper we investigate the relationship between costs and number of bidders for U.K. local authorities’ refuse collection contracts. We find that a higher number of bids is associated with a lower cost of service. ...
    • A market game approach to differential information economies 

      Fugarolas Alvarez-Ude, Guadalupe; Hervés-Beloso, Carlos; Moreno-García, Emma; Torres-Martínez, Juan Pablo (Springer, 2009)
      In this paper we recast a differential information economy as a strategic game in which players propose net trades and prices. Pure strategy Nash equilibria are strong and determine both consumption plans and commodity ...
    • A unified approach to the study of sums, products, time-aggregation and other functions of ARMA processes 

      Engel Goetz, Eduardo (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 1984)
      Conditions under which sums, products and time-aggregation of ARMA processes follow ARMA models are derived from a single theorem. This characterizes these processes in terms of difference equations satisfied by their ...
    • About manifolds and determinacy in general equilibrium theory 

      Accinelli, Elvio (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2003-12)
      In this paper we prove that the social equilibrium set, of an exchange economy, with consumption space as a subset of a Banach space is a Banach manifold, and this characterization does not depend on the number of ...
    • About the Need to Move Towards a DO's System on Chilean Wine 

      Rojas, Gonzalo A.. (Univ Santiago de Chile, 2016)
      The present essay discusses the current legal body of Decree 464 in Law 18.455 "Viticultural Zoning and Appellations of Origin" for Chilean wine. A legislation that is lacking in DO protection and recognition, being rather ...
    • Academic research in innovation: a country analysis 

      Merigó Lindahl, José; Cancino del Castillo, Christian; Coronado Martínez, Freddy; Urbano, David (Springer, 2016)
      Many countries are investing a lot in innovation in order to modernize their economies. A key step in this process is the development of academic research in innovation. This article analyzes the leading countries in ...
    • El acceso al financiamiento: un obstáculo al desarrollo de la pequeña empresa 

      Pardo V., Lucía (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 1992-06)
      Este estudio tiene por objeto analizar la situación de las empresas de menor tamaño a fin de considerar el efecto que tiene el tamaño de las empresas sobre la rentabilidad de ellas, además estudiar las posibilidades de ...
    • Access to healthcare for men and women with disabilities in the UK: secondary analysis of cross sectional data 

      Sakellariou, Dikaios; Rotarou, Elena S. (BMJ Publishing Group, 2017)
      Objectives The aim of this study was to investigate differences in access to healthcare between people with and without disabilities in the UK. The hypotheses were that: (1) people with disabilities would be more likely ...
    • Acerca de la liberalización de la cuenta de capitales 

      Williamson, John Harold (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 1992-12)
      Existe un acuerdo generalizado de que los beneficios de la integración en la economía mundial se acumulan sólo después de la apertura de la cuenta de capitales. Sin embargo, muchos países son reticentes a liberalizar, y ...
    • Action Research, Soft System Methodology y la Resolución de Problemas en una Organización 

      Vásquez Delama, Alejandra (Director Comite Editorial: Sergio Olavarrieta, 2004)
      La Teoría General de Sistemas, a través del análisis de las totalidades y las interacciones internas y externas de su medio, es una poderosa herramienta que permite la explicación de los fenómenos que ocurren en ...
    • Actitud parental hacia la publicidad infantil en Chile: el rol del GSE y de la dicotomía urbano-rural 

      Uribe, Rodrigo; Acuña G, María Constanza; Carrasco G., Alejandra; Checura I, Schlomit (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2006)
      This article presents the results of a survey of 421 Chilean parents from different socio-economic backgrounds and places of residence (urban and rural). It aimed to examine their attitudes toward children’s advertising. ...
    • Actividad sindical y movimientos empleo-salario 

      Lindbeck, Assar; Snower, Dennis J. (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 1987-12)
      El trabajo analiza cómo la influencia de los sindicatos ejerce sobre los contratos de salarios y puede hacer que el mercado laboral pierda su capacidad de recuperación. La pérdida de esta capacidad elástica se describe de ...
    • Ad Agencies performance and role in providing communication servicies in Chile, Japan and the United States 

      Griffin, Tom; Mc Arthur, David; Yamaki, Toshio; Hidalgo Campos, Pedro (2005-03-16)
      This study explores the relative importance of selected criteria in evaluating ad agency performance and the role wich agencies play in providing marketing communication services of both a within-country and among-country nature.
    • An ad-hoc wireless network architecture for face-to-face mobile collaborative applications 

      Zurita Alarcón, Gustavo; Nussbaum Voehl, Miguel (SPRINGER-VERLAG BERLIN, 2006)
      An architecture for building an ad-hoc wireless network is presented in which various face-to-face, peer-to-peer collaborative applications function simultaneously and the interconnections between group members are highly ...
    • Adjustment in the Global Economy 

      De Gregorio, José (2011)
    • Adjustments during crisis: government expenditures and revenues in Latin America, 1975 - 1988 

      Hicks, Norman L. (Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 1994-06)
      This study examines public expenditure and revenue data for 15 Latin American countries for the period 1975-1988, although, the focus of the analysis is generally on the period of 1979-1988 during which fundamental changes ...