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A bidimensional model of matching in the marriage market with women labor decision
We construct a frictionless matching model of the marriage market where women have bidimensional attributes, one continuous (income) and the other dichotomous (home ability). Equilibrium in the marriage market determines ...
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Microeconomic model of residential location incorporating life cycle and social expectations
This paper is focused on the dynamics of residential location decisions based on the microeconomic theory of urban land use, inwhich we assume that each property is assigned to the agent with the highest bid. The ...
Moral hazard and nonlinear pricing in a general equilibrium model
(Escola de Pós-Graduação em Economia da FGV, 1996-07-18)
The paper analyzes a two period general equilibrium model with individual risk and moral hazard. Each household faces two individual states of nature in the second period. These states solely differ in the household's ...
Contingent Valuation Scenarios for Chronic Illnesses: The Case of Childhood Asthma
Objectives: We use a contingent valuation (CV) study of childhood asthma to discuss a central issue in designing CV studies of chronic illness-the need for a detailed, realistic scenario that minimizes confounding factors-and ...
Quando menos é mais: análise do impacto da transição demográfica no consumo de energia elétrica domiciliar do brasileiro
(BrasilUFRNPROGRAMA DE PÓS-GRADUAÇÃO EM DEMOGRAFIA, 2015-02-23)
The beginning of the discussion about the population-environment relationship is intertwined with the own appearance of the demographics science and historically this relationship has was discussed under the light of ...
The Determinants of Household Debt Default
(ILADES; Georgetown University; Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2014)
Behavioral similarity of residential customers using a neural network based on adaptive resonance theory
This article presents a methodology aiming at the comprehension and analysis of the residential electricity consumption habitual behavior by means of a similarity analysis, based on the use of an ART (Adaptive Resonance ...