Jorge González Chapela, PhD


Office: Félix de Azara 47


Phone: (34) 976739834




Brief CV:


Jorge González Chapela is Assistant Professor of Economics at Centro Universitario de la Defensa (CUD) de Zaragoza. He is a graduate from the University of Santiago de Compostela and holds a PhD from the University Pompeu Fabra. He has been at CUD Zaragoza since 2013. Prior to that, he held positions at Alicante and Girona Universities, and at Mannheim (nowadays Munich) Center for the Economics of Aging. His research lies within applied microeconomics. Specifically, he has worked on time allocation and labor supply, consumer economics, instrumental variables (IV) estimation, and multiple equation models. In 2017, he was honored with the CUD Excellence in Teaching Award for the success of his classes on fundamentals of administration as rated by students.


Post-doctoral peer-reviewed publications:


González Chapela, J., Labeaga, J.M., and Medrano, L.A. Forthcoming. Further econometric evidence on the extent and sources of cost savings in competitively tendered contracts. Empirical Economics.


Callado-Muñoz, F.J., González Chapela, J., and Utrero-González, N. 2017. Analysis of variance in household financial portfolio choice: Evidence from Spain. Czech Journal of Economics and Finance 67(5):439-459. Available at


González Chapela, J. 2016. Las ofertas en el procedimiento abierto: Un estudio de las licitaciones de servicios realizadas por las Fuerzas Armadas españolas. Atlantic Review of Economics II-2016. Available at


González Chapela, J. 2016. Disentangling income and price effects in the demand for time online. Information Economics and Policy 35:65-75. DOI: 10.1016/j.infoecopol.2015.10.004.


González Chapela, J. 2015. Estimating income elasticities of leisure activities using cross-sectional categorized data. Faculty of Economics and Business Administration Working Paper 2015-02, University of Zaragoza. Available at


González Chapela, J. 2015. Split or straight? Evidence of the effects of work schedules on workers' well-being, time use, and productivity. SERIEs: Journal of the Spanish Economic Association 6(2):153-177. DOI: 10.1007/s13209-015-0125-2.


González Chapela, J. and Vera-Cabello, M. 2014. El ámbito apropiado de lo público: El caso de la uniformidad del Ejército de Tierra español. In Actas: II Congreso Nacional de I+D en Defensa y Seguridad, DESEi+d 2014, eds. Dena Arto, A., Sánchez Rúa, M.T., and Martínez Torres, J. Centro Universitario de la Defensa de Zaragoza.


González Chapela, J. 2013. A measure of concentration of the use of time, with an application to the pattern of daily leisure activities. Electronic International Journal of Time Use Research 10(1):9-37. DOI: 10.13085/eIJTUR.10.1.9-37.


Aller, C. and González Chapela, J. 2013. Misclassification of the dependent variable in a debt-repayment behavior context. Journal of Empirical Finance 23:162-172. DOI: 10.1016/j.jempfin.2013.06.001.


González Chapela, J. 2013. Things that make us different: Analysis of deviance with time-use data. Journal of Applied Statistics 40(7):1572-1585. DOI: 10.1080/02664763.2013.789097.


González Chapela, J. 2012. The effect of residential location on retirement age: Theory and some evidence on male behavior in the US. Urban Studies 49(10):2153-2168. DOI: 10.1177/0042098011423566.


González Chapela, J. 2011. Recreation, home production, and intertemporal substitution of female labor supply: Evidence on the intensive margin. Review of Economic Dynamics 14(3):532-548. DOI: 10.1016/


González Chapela, J. 2007. On the price of recreation goods as a determinant of male labor supply. Journal of Labor Economics 25(4):795-824. DOI: 10.1086/519538.


González Chapela, J. 2006. On measuring heterogeneity in the use of time. Electronic International Journal of Time Use Research 3(1):110-119. Available at


Croda, E. and González Chapela, J. 2005. How do European older adults use their time? In Health, Ageing, and Retirement in Europe, eds. Boersch-Supan, A., Brugiavini, A., Juerges, H., Mackenbach, J. Siegrist, J., and Weber, G. Mannheim, MEA. Available at


30 SEP
La Noche de los Investigadores Zaragoza 2016
14 SEP
Apertura del curso 2016-2017 en la Academia General Militar y el Centro Universitario de la Defensa
12 SEP
Inicio del Curso Avanzado de Ciberdefensa
16 ENE
10-18 ENE
Defensas de Trabajos de Fin de Grado. "Especialidades Fundamentales de Artillería e Ingenieros"
9-17 ENE
Defensas de Trabajos de Fin de Grado. "Especialidades Fundamentales de Infantería y Caballería"

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