Recent Submissions

  • Deciding on Financial Renegotiation in Public-Private Partnership Projects 

    Risso, Wiston Adrián (Universidade da Coruña, Servizo de Publicacións, 2018)
    [Abstract] This paper analyzes the renegotiation problem in the context of public-private partnership projects. Utilizing a game-theoretic approach, an equilibrium is found in which the government finds that accepting ...
  • Why the current Peak in Populism in the US and Europe? Populism as a Deviation in the Median Voter Theorem 

    Figueira, Filipa (Universidade da Coruña, Servizo de Publicacións, 2018)
    [Abstract] The current surge of populism in Europe and the United States calls for further analysis using public choice tools. In this article, populism is modelled as a deviation from the normal state of the median voter ...
  • Path – Dependence and European Fisheries Management 

    Martin Palmero, Federico; González-Laxe, Fernando (Universidade da Coruña, Servizo de Publicacións, 2018)
    [Abstract] For a long time there has been an attempt to explain the current crisis in the fisheries sector in terms of a confrontation between those defending “fish” and those defending “fishermen”. However, the real problem ...
  • Exchange policy credibility through the lens of the carry trade: The Mexican peso and the Brazilian real. 

    Fernández Herráiz, Carlos; Prado Domínguez, A. Javier; Pateiro-Rodríguez, Carlos; Garcia-Iglesias, Jesus M. (Universidade da Coruña, Servizo de Publicacións, 2018)
    [Abstract] Exchange credibility is a valuable asset for currency policymakers. In this article we intend to analyse exchange credibility from the perspective of carry trade speculators. Global speculators' access to shadow ...
  • Transparency and local government corruption: what does lack of transparency hide? 

    Jiménez González, Juan Luis; Albalate, Daniel (Universidade da Coruña, Servizo de Publicacións, 2018)
    [Abstract] This paper empirically investigates the causal relationship between local government transparency and political corruption in a sample of Spain's 110 largest municipalities. After implementing a two-stage probit ...