Joan Gil

University of Barcelona

Department of Economic Theory

Faculty of Economics

Barcelona, Barcelona 08034

Spain

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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150

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Scholarly Papers (7)

Decomposing Body Mass Index Gaps between Mediterranean Countries: A Counterfactual Quantile Regression Analysis

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Mar 2008
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Barcelona
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BMI, country weight gap, quantile regression, counterfactual decomposition, Mediterranean countries, Italy, Spain

Decomposing Body Mass Index Gaps between Mediterranean Countries: A Counterfactual Quantile Regression Analysis

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 351-365, 2009
Posted: 24 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2009
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Barcelona

Abstract:

BMI, Country weight gap, Quantile regression, Counterfactual decomposition, Mediterranean countries, Italy, Spain

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A Projection Model of the Contributory Pension Expenditure of the Spanish Social Security System: 2004-50

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Feb 2012
University of Barcelona, Autonomous University of Barcelona - Department of Applied Economics, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), University of Barcelona - Department of Economic Theory and Autonomous University of Barcelona
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Pensions system, sustainability, public expenditure

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Is Marriage Protecting Your Health in Recession Times?

UB Economics Working Papers E16/343
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Jun 2016
Joan Gil
University of Barcelona
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Abstract:

Menatl health, Marriage, Recession

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Decomposing Cross-Country Differences in Levels of Obesity and Overweight: Does the Social Environment Matter?

Social Science & Medicine, Vol. 70, No. 8, 2010
Posted: 22 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2014
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Barcelona

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Obesity, Non-linear decomposition, Education, Italy, Spain, Social Norma

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What's Behind the 'Obesity Epidemic'? Explaining the Weight Gap between Italy and Spain

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 05 Jul 2008
Joan Gil
University of Barcelona

Abstract:

BMI, Country and gender weigh gap, Counterfactual decomposition, Non-linear decomposition.

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Revisiting the 'Fat and Jolly' Hypothesis: Socio-Environmental Determinants of Obesity and Depression in Spain

Socio-Economic Review, Vol. 4, Issue 3, pp. 513-542, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Joan Costa-Font and Joan Gil
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Barcelona

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Obesity and the Incidence of Chronic Diseases in Spain: A Seemingly Unrelated Probit Approach

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 188-214, 2006
Posted: 29 Mar 2006
Joan Costa-Font and Joan Gil
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Barcelona

Abstract:

Obesity, Health production, Body mass index, Chronic illness, Seemingly unrelated probit