José I. Silva

University of Girona

Carrer de la Universitat de Girona, 10

Departament d'Economia

Girona, Girona 17003

Spain

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Solving the Two-Period Consumer Choice Model with Excel-Solver

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Jan 2012
José I. Silva and Angels Xabadia
University of Girona and University of Girona - Department of Economics
Downloads 902 (49,701)
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A Problem of Risk Aversion: An Insurance Model with Excel Solver

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Oct 2017
Dolors Berga-Colom, Luis de Castro and José I. Silva
University of Girona - Department of Economics, University of Girona and University of Girona
Downloads 226 (250,670)

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Uncertainty, von Neumann-Morgenstern expected utility theory, Certainty equivalent, Risk premium, Insurance, Excel Solver

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Oil Price Shocks and Labor Market Fluctuations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5096
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Aug 2010
Jaume I University - Department of Economics, Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Applied Economics and University of Girona
Downloads 185 (301,024)

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oil prices, unemployment, vacancies, business fluctuations

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Real Unit Labour Costs in Eurozone Countries: Drivers and Clusters

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8258
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jun 2014
Jaume I University - Department of Economics, Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Applied Economics and University of Girona
Downloads 145 (370,473)

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real unit labour costs, Eurozone, real wages, capital intensity, technology

Flexibility at the Margin and Labor Market Volatility in OECD Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3293
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Hector Sala, José I. Silva and Manuel Toledo
Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Applied Economics, University of Girona and Charles III University of Madrid - Department of Economics
Downloads 68 (625,407)
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separation costs, volatility, flexibility at the margin, matching model

Flexibility at the Margin and Labor Market Volatility in OECD Countries

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2012
Hector Sala, José I. Silva and Manuel Toledo
Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Applied Economics, University of Girona and Charles III University of Madrid - Department of Economics
Downloads 66 (635,631)
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Flexibility at the margin, Volatility, Separation costs, Matching model

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Local Labor Market Effects of Public Employment

IEB Working Paper N. 2016/11
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Apr 2016
University of Barcelona - Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB), University of Girona and University of Barcelona
Downloads 55 (697,763)
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Public employment, search, local multipliers, unemployment

Local Labor Market Effects of Public Employment

XREAP2016-05
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Nov 2016
University of Barcelona - Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB), University of Girona and University of Barcelona
Downloads 50 (729,717)

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Public Employment, Search, Local Multipliers, Unemployment

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Wage Effects of Non-Wage Labour Costs

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4882
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Apr 2010
María Cervini-Plá, Xavier Ramos and José I. Silva
University of Girona - Department of Economics, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and University of Girona
Downloads 86 (538,492)
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dismissal costs, payroll tax, evaluation of labour market reforms, difference-in-difference, matching model, Spain

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Labor Productivity and Vocational Training: Evidence from Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6171
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Dec 2011
Hector Sala and José I. Silva
Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Applied Economics and University of Girona
Downloads 80 (562,497)

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continuous vocational training, labor productivity growth

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Risk-Free versus Risky Assets: Teaching a Portfolio Model With Application to the Stock Market

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Nov 2019
Dolors Berga and José I. Silva
University of Girona - Department of Economics and University of Girona
Downloads 62 (645,662)

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Risk-free asset, risky asset, portfolio, Excel Solver, Stock Market

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The Relevance of Post-Match Ltc: Why Has the Spanish Labor Market Become as Volatile as the Us One?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1823
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
Hector Sala and José I. Silva
Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Applied Economics and University of Girona
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search, matching, training, firing costs, productivity differentials

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Employment Effects of On-the-Job Human Capital Acquisition

IEB Working Paper N. 2018/05
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
University of Girona - Department of Economics, University of Girona and University of Barcelona
Downloads 54 (689,536)

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employment, labor productivity, human capital, search and matching

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The Heterogeneous Cyclicality of Income and Wages Among the Distribution

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Mar 2015
University of Girona, University of Angers - Centre d'économie de l'Université de Paris Nord (CEPN) and University of Girona
Downloads 47 (732,774)
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Real wage, cyclicality, heterogeneity, income distribution

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Quantitative Effects of Employment Protection in OECD Labor Markets

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Dec 2021
Joaquín Naval and José I. Silva
University of Girona - Department of Economics and University of Girona
Downloads 42 (766,669)

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Employment, firing costs, human capital, search and matching

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Evaluating the Impact of a Reduction in the Generosity of Disability Benefits: The 2008 Spanish Reform

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6482
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Apr 2012
José I. Silva and Judit Vall
University of Girona and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 37 (803,425)
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disability benefits reform, life-cycle model, policy evaluation

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Why Are So Many Disabled Individuals Not Working in Spain? A Job Search Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6317
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Feb 2012
José I. Silva and Judit Vall
University of Girona and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 34 (827,041)

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job search model, disability benefits, duration analysis

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The Effect of Child Care Costs on Gender Inequality

CESifo Working Paper No. 9827
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Jul 2022
Alessandra Casarico, Elena Del Rey and José I. Silva
Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management, University of Girona and University of Girona
Downloads 31 (851,635)

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liquidity constraints, gender wage and participation gaps, statistical discrimination, numerical example

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Investment-Specific Shocks and Cyclical Fluctuations in a Frictional Labor Market

The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol. 10, No. 1, April 2010
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2012
Manuel Toledo and José I. Silva
Charles III University of Madrid - Department of Economics and University of Girona
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Investment-specific shocks, labor market volatility, business cycles, vacancies, unemployment, capacity utilization

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Estimating the Income Loss of Disabled Individuals: The Case of Spain

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6752
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
University of Girona - Department of Economics, University of Girona and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Center for Research in Health and Economics (CRES)
Downloads 25 (905,037)

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disabled workers, earnings gap, matching techniques

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Hours and Wages: A Bargaining Approach

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Mar 2022
Elena Del Rey, Joaquín Naval and José I. Silva
University of Girona, University of Girona - Department of Economics and University of Girona
Downloads 16 (994,359)
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Fixed labor costs, wage-hours relationship, bargaining.

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Part-Time Hours and Wages

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Feb 2024
Ana I. Moro‐Egido, Joaquin Naval and José I. Silva
University of Granada, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Girona
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Hours-wage relationship, full-time equivalent, coordination costs.

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The Unemployment Volatility Puzzle: The Role of Matching Costs Revisited

Economic Inquiry, Forthcoming
Posted: 07 Mar 2012
José I. Silva and Manuel Toledo
University of Girona and Charles III University of Madrid - Department of Economics

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Unemployment, Matching costs, Volatility

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Separation Costs, Job Heterogeneity and Labor Market Volatility in the Matching Model

Economics Letters, Vol. 101, No. 1, 2008
Posted: 14 Apr 2009
José I. Silva and Manuel Toledo
University of Girona and Charles III University of Madrid - Department of Economics

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Labor Markets, Matching, Insider-Outsider, Separation costs, Business Cycles

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Labor Turnover Costs and the Cyclical Behavior of Vacancies and Unemployment

Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 13, Supplement No. 1, 2009
Posted: 14 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2012
José I. Silva and Manuel Toledo
University of Girona and Charles III University of Madrid - Department of Economics

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Labor Markets, Search, Matching, Turnover costs, Business Cycles