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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: FAQ.. News.. Events.. Home.. News03.. Admissions.. Student Resources.. News & Media.. 01/06/2007.. Regulation and Competition Seminar Features Warwick Professor Martin Cave.. On May 30th, the Barcelona GSE, in conjunction with the UPF Department of Economics and Business and the Comisión del Mercado de las Telecomunicaciones (CMT), presented the latest edition of the Regulation and Competition Seminar Series.. The invited speaker was Professor.. Martin Cave.. (Warwick Business School), who shared his paper.. The regulation of access in telecommunications: a European perspective.. The lecture analyzed current and proposed methods of regulating telecommunications firms, taking into account the new focus of the industry on the supply of broadband, rather than voice, services.. Focusing on standard broadband services, which are usually supplied to households (as opposed to higher-speed, higher-quality broadband.. commonly used by businesses), Professor Cave detailed the manner in which competitive issues are dealt with according to European regulatory framework, as well as the current practices employed in regulating broadband.. Finally, he reveals evidence indicating the consequences of such regulatory practices and suggests  ...   and was Professor of Economics at Brunel University from 1986-2001 before joining the Warwick Business School faculty.. Professor Cave is the author of the Independent Review of Spectrum Management (2002) for the UK Government, co-author of Understanding Regulation (1999) and co-editor of the Handbook of Telecommunications Economics (Vol.. 1, 2002, Vol.. 2, 2005).. Regulation and Competition Seminar Series.. brings together academics, regulators and practitioners to discuss specific regulatory and competitive issues in the industry.. Many of the issues explored by the seminars are salient topics in the Barcelona GSE Master in Competition and Market Regulation.. Previous seminars were given by Jean Tirole (IDEI, GREMAQ and MIT), Tommaso Valletti (Tanaka Business School and University of Rome), and Massimo Motta (European University Institute, Florence), who is Director of the Msc in Competition and Market Regulation.. Please see our.. program page.. for more information about the Msc in Competition and Market Regulation.. Back.. Warwick Professor Martin Cave.. Professor Cave and Master in Competition and Market Regulation Deputy Director Juan José Ganuza.. Contact GSE..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News02.. 28/05/2007.. Scholarship Sponsor Novartis Holds International Pharmacy Conference in Barcelona.. On May 25, the Royal Academy of Pharmacy in Catalonia hosted the International Conference of Pharmacy with the theme Opportunities and Threats for Europe: Health, Pharmaceutical Innovation, and Copies and Falsification of Drugs.. The conference was opened by several speakers, including Dr.. Jesus Acebillo, President of Novartis; Dr Miquel Ylla-Català, President of the Catalan Academy of Pharmacy; Dr.. Antoni Gilabert, Representative of the Catalan Minister of Health; and Professor Salvador Barberà, Director of the Barcelona GSE Master in the Economics of Science and Innovation (MESI).. Professor Barberà used the opportunity to announce that the School will offer at least one Novartis-sponsored full tuition scholarship to a student in the MESI program for the 2007-2008 academic year.. This new scholarship is offered in addition to over 40 full tuition scholarships available to applicants accepted to any of the Barcelona GSE s four master programs.. The conference focused on the  ...   Economics of Science and Innovation.. Professor Barberà states that the program will enhance the ability of its students to discuss coherently important issues surrounding intellectual property, patents, and innovation.. Students in the MESI program will graduate well prepared for management careers in research centers, innovative firms, public administrations and intermediate institutions geared toward promoting Research and Development activities.. Says Professor Barberà, The issues currently at stake are big topics in science, and they are topics we expect students to learn about in our master and know about in their lives and careers.. The program will also examine the more general economic challenges faced by science and technology, the anticipated difficulties and ways to solve them.. It will also consider very carefully the nature the timing of the transfer processes from basic research results to applications.. For more information about the Msc in the Economics of Science and Innovation, please.. click here.. Master Director Salvador Barberà Speaks at the Novartis-sponsored conference..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News04.. 23/05/2007.. Harvard Professor Oliver Hart Delivers Microeconomics and Finance Seminar.. Harvard economist and Barcelona GSE Scientific Council member Oliver Hart visited the Ciutadella campus of the School on May 22 to speak on.. Hold-up, Asset Ownership, and Reference Points.. The lecture was part of the Microeconomics and Finance seminar series organized by the UPF Department of Economics and Business, one of the Barcelona GSE s founding academic institutions.. On May 21st the seminar series also hosted Johns Hopkins University and University of Oxford Professor Peyton Young, who spoke about.. Innovation Diffusion in Heterogeneous Populations.. As a member of the Barcelona GSE s.. , Professor Hart joins a team of 30 leading academics who collaborate to ensure that the School offers the highest caliber of teaching and research.. The Scientific Council is chaired by Professor Hugo Sonnenschein, former President of the University of Chicago, and includes ten Nobel Economics Laureates.. Professor Hart received a Ph.. D.. in economics from Princeton University (1974), an MSc in economics from Warwick University (1972) and a BA in mathematics from Cambridge University (1969).. He has been the first Andrew Furer Professor of Economics at Harvard since 1997, where he served  ...   Jiao Tong University.. He is a Fellow of the Econometric Society and of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and has been granted honorary doctorates from the Free University of Brussels and the University of Basel.. He has delivered major lectures at universities and conferences around the world, including the 1988 Fisher-Schultze Lecture of the Econometric Society.. Professor Hart has served on the Executive Committee and on the Council of the Econometric Society, the American Law and Economics Association, and many others.. He has been on the editorial boards of the.. Journal of Economic Perspectives, The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics and the Law, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance, Games and Economic Behavior, Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies.. , and the.. Journal of Economic Theory.. His main areas of research are theory of the firm, economics theory, and law and economics.. He is the author of the book.. Firms, Contracts, and Financial Structure.. published by Oxford University Press, and has written numerous articles published in the leading scientific journals, as well as in The Wall Street Journal and the Financial Times.. Harvard Professor Oliver Hart..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News05.. 18/05/2007.. Barcelona Economics Lecture Features Michele Boldrin.. On May 17, Washington University Professor Michele Boldrin spoke at the CREA Barcelona Economics lecture organized by the Reference Center in Analytic Economics (CREA), the sister research institution of the Barcelona GSE, and sponsored by Banc Sabadell.. CREA.. , the initiator of the Barcelona Economics lectures, is a research network promoted by the Government of Catalonia to foster excellence in economics research in Barcelona and support top research groups in economics.. Three of the founding institutions of the Barcelona GSE compose CREA: the Unit of Economic Analysis of the.. UAB.. , the Department of Economics and Business of the.. UPF.. , and the Institute of Economic Analysis (.. IAE-CSIC.. ).. The Barcelona Economics lecture series takes place twice a year, bringing top economics to Barcelona to share their latest research.. Past invited lecturers in 2006-2007 included Andrei Schleifer (Harvard), Dale Jorgenson (Harvard), and Mathias Dewatripont (Université Libre de Bruxelles)..  ...   been affiliated with University of Chicago, UCLA, the Santa Fe Institute, Northwestern University, Carlos III de Madrid, University of Minnesota, and Washington University, where he is currently a professor.. He has been a visiting professor at the University of Pennsylvania, Bocconi University, Wuhan University, and the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, one of the founding academic institutions of the Barcelona GSE.. Professor Boldrin has served as editor or associate editor for a number of journals; currently he is an associate editor of.. Econometrica.. and an editor of the.. Review of Economic Dynamics.. He is a Fellow of the Econometric Society and a research associate of the Center for Economic Policy Research.. His research focuses on dynamic general equilibrium models and economic theory more generally, with a particular focus on issues related to economic growth, innovation, business cycles and public policy.. Professor Boldrin (left) and Professor Barberà (right).. Professor Barberà, Director of the MESI program, at a post-lecture reception..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News07.. 14/05/2007.. New Faculty Join Barcelona GSE Founding Academic Institutions.. The Barcelona GSE is pleased to welcome 10 new tenure-track assistant professors to the faculties of their founding universities: the.. Unit of Economic Analysis.. of the UAB and the.. Department of Economics and Business.. of the UPF.. Additionally, the Institute for Economic Analysis (.. ) and the Center for Research in International Economics (.. CREI.. ) -- two of the School s other founding academic institutions -- are in the process of recruiting new researchers for their centers.. The founding academic institutions of the Barcelona GSE, which are the primary source of most of the School s faculty, are consistently ranked as among the leading economics departments in Europe in terms of research.. These preeminent institutions have helped establish the city of Barcelona as one of the strongest European centers of teaching and research in economics.. The institutions employ internationally renowned researchers at the forefront of their fields, including Fellows of the Econometric Society, ICREA Research Professors, and authors of books and papers in standard use in economics.. A number of the Barcelona GSE faculty serve on the editorial boards of leading journals in economics, and many have experience outside academia as top professionals and scholars in their fields.. A brief profile of each new assistant professor is presented below.. UAB Unit of Economic Analysis:.. Stefano Gnocchi.. Gnocchi earned his B.. A.. and Msc in Economics from Bocconi University in Milan, and holds an additional Msc in Economics (with honors) from the UPF.. He has been a PhD candidate in Economics at the UPF since 2003.. In the past he has been a visitor at MIT, and has held a Graduate Research Position at the European Central Bank.. His fields of interest are Macroeconomics, Monetary economics, and Monetary and Fiscal Policy.. Guillaume Haeringer.. A recipient of the Ramon y Cajal grant, Haeringer has been a Researcher at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona since 2002.. Previously, he was a lecturer at the University of Warwick and a Marie Curie fellow at CODE and the Department of Economics and History of the UAB.. He received his PhD in Economics from Université Pasteur in 2000.. Haeringer s research interests include International Commerce, Advanced Microeconomics, and Game Theory.. His research has been published in top economics journals including the.. Daniela Iorio.. Currently a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Southern California, Iorio earned her PhD in Economics in 2006 from U.. Penn, where she won the E.. Mansfield Teaching Prize in Economics in 2005.. She holds both an Msc and a B.. (summa cum laude) in Economics from Bocconi University in Italy.. Iorio s research interests include Political economy, Empirical  ...   is finishing his PhD at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, one of the Barcelona GSE s founding academic institutions.. His primary fields are Applied Microeconomics, Microeconomic Theory, Game Theory, Networks in Economics and Theory of Organizations.. He has a paper forthcoming in the.. American Economic Review.. Omiros Papaspiliopoulos.. Since receiving his PhD in Mathematics in 2003 from Lancaster University, England, Papaspiliopoulos has been a lecturer in Statistics at the University of Warwick, England.. His research interests lie in the Intersection of Probability Theory, Statistical Inference and Statistical Computation.. Much of his research is directed towards applications in Financial Econometrics.. Papaspiliopoulos has already published six papers in academic journals, two of them in the.. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society.. Augusto Rupérez-Micola.. Rupérez-Micola holds an Msc in Energy Economics from the Norwegian School of Management (BI) and a PhD in Decision Sciences (2006) from the London Business School.. He is presently a Research Fellow at the Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Lausanne.. His research interests are Agent-Based Modeling, Business Strategy, Decision Science, Applied Econometrics and Energy Markets.. Rupérez-Micola was recently awarded the Hans Jürgen Ewers Prize in Applied Infrastructure Economics research for his PhD thesis.. He has a paper published in.. Energy Industry Business Strategies.. , and others accepted in.. Energy Economics.. and the.. Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization.. Carmit Segal.. Segal earned an Msc in Physics from Tel Aviv University and a PhD in Economics from Stanford University (supervised by Ed Lazear).. She is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow of Business Administration at Harvard Business School.. Her primary fields of research are Labor Economics, Experimental/Behavioral Economics and Personnel Economics.. Her research has focused on the role of non-cognitive skills for economic outcomes.. Her most recent paper, Classroom Behavior, is forthcoming in the.. Journal of Human Resources.. Institute for Economic Analysis (IAE-CSIC).. Olivier Dagnelie.. Dagnelie received his PhD from the University of Namur in Belgium in 2002, after completing an Msc in Economics at the same university.. Since 2000, he has been a research and teaching assistant at the Department of Economics of the University of Namur.. His research interests include Information Systems Management, Econometrics, and Statistics.. Jesus Fernandez-Huertas.. Currently a PhD candidate at Columbia University, Fernandez-Huertas received his Msc and Mphil in Econoimcs from Columbia and his BA from the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona.. He has been an economics fellow at both Columbia and Georgetown University, and was honored with the Extraordinary Prize in Economics from the UAB.. This research fields are International Economics, Development/Growth, and Labor Economics.. Guillaume Haeringer (UAB).. Miguel Ballester (UAB).. Daniela Iorio (UPF).. Albrecht Glitz (UPF).. Joan de Marti (UAB).. Omiros Papaspiliopoulos (UPF).. Augusto Rupérez-Micola (UPF).. Carmit Segal (UPF).. Jesus Fernandez-Huertas (IAE-CSIC)..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News08.. 07/05/2007.. MIT Economist David Autor Speaks at Barcelona GSE Community Seminar.. On.. Monday, April 30, MIT Economics Professor David Autor spoke at the Ciutadella campus of the Barcelona GSE.. He discussed his recent paper, Do Temporary Help Jobs Improve Labor Market Outcomes for Low-Skilled Workers? Evidence from Random Assignments.. (with S.. Houseman).. The talk was jointly organized by the Center for Research in International Economics (.. ) and the.. UPF Economics and Business Department.. , two of the founding academic institutions of the Barcelona GSE.. Professor Autor, who joined the MIT faculty in 2002, is currently a visiting associate professor at the University of Chicago.. He received both his PhD and Master in Public Policy from the Harvard University  ...   affiliate at the Joint Center for Poverty Research of Northwestern University the University of Chicago.. He is an editor of the.. Journal of Labor Economics.. and.. The Review of Economics and Statistics.. Professor Autor is well known for his work in human capital and earnings inequality, labor markets impacts of technological change, and contingent and intermediated work arrangements.. He has been an advisor to the Social Security Administration, and is currently on the Census Advisory Committee of the American Economic Association.. CREI Macroeconomics Seminar Series.. UPF Labor and Public Finance Seminar Series.. , which co-organized the event, take place on a weekly basis at the Ciutadella campus of the Barcelona GSE, site of the UPF.. MIT Economics Professor David Autor..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News21.. 18/04/2007.. Graduates of MSc Programs in Economics and in Finance Experience Success in Global Job Market.. Drawing on the 14 years of experience of the Graduate Program in Economics, Finance and Management (.. GPEFM.. ) of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, graduates of the MSc in Economics and the MSc in Finance consistently prove to be highly competitive candidates in both the global labor market and in application to top PhD programs.. Starting in fall 2007, the.. MSc in Economics.. MSc in Finance.. will be joint programs of the UPF and the Barcelona GSE.. The programs offer a high level of career support, and students normally receive top offers pre-graduation.. The Barcelona GSE will further strengthen support to its students via a post-graduate internship program beginning in fall 2007.. In the past 5 years, graduates from these MSc programs have been offered prestigious positions in the public and private sectors, multi-lateral organizations, and universities worldwide.. In the public sector, graduates took jobs in the English, Chilean, and Swiss governments and at the national banks of Hungary, Italy, and Mexico, among others.. In the private sector, graduates were hired by firms such as Thompson Financial, McKinsey, Deloitte, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank.. Other graduates gained positions at multilateral organizations such as  ...   now pursuing her PhD in Economics at UC Berkeley and will be interning at the European Central Bank this summer, says the MSc program in Economics was useful to get admission at UC Berkeley and other universities in the United States.. The MSc program is, based on my experience, well known in the United States.. Additionally, Rene Medrano (Msc Finance 06), Associate Director and Head of Banks for Central American and Panama at Fitch Ratings, claims that the MSc program in Finance program was very attractive to many of the companies where I submitted my CV.. Companies recognize the strong training that I was provided.. There was a confluence of a well structured academic program, an exceptional faculty, and talented student body.. Overall, students from the program emphasize the international orientation of the program and the student body, and the unique opportunity to interact with world-class faculty.. Hector Moreno (Msc Economics 06), Affiliate Researcher at the Social Justice and Sustainable Development Research Institute in Mexico City, says besides the excellent professors I had, the interaction with students from many other nationalities made this experience invaluable and unique.. To view the full listing of GPEFM alumni post-graduation plans, click.. Students in the master program meet informally at the UPF Ciutadella Campus..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News22.. 03/03/2007.. European Research Council Launched; Professor Andreu Mas-Colell to Serve as Secretary General.. The official launch conference of the.. European Research Council.. (ERC) on February 27-28 in Berlin commenced a new era of excellence in scientific research in Europe.. Barcelona GSE Chairman.. Andreu Mas-Colell.. will serve on the first term of the Secretary General of the Council, a role that will enable him to utilize his expertise and experience to shape the future of research in Europe.. The two-day launch conference, which was presided over by German Chancellor and current EU President Angela Merkel, included discussion of strategies to sustain and increase innovative research in Europe and develop a knowledge-based society and economy.. Over 250 scientists, researchers, and politicians representing more than 30 countries were in attendance.. Professor Mas-Colell will serve on the first term of the Secretary General of the ERC from July 2009 - December  ...   to encourage the highest quality of research in Europe by ensuring that the most talented researchers have access to the resources and tools necessary to carry out their research.. Over the next 7 years, the Council will allocate 7.. 5 billion euros to various programs in research and development, with a focus on promoting the careers of young and promising researchers.. In addition to his future role as the Secretary General of the ERC, Andreu Mas-Colell is Chairman of the Barcelona GSE and Professor at the Pompeu Fabra University, one of the founding academic institutions of the Barcelona GSE.. Previously, he served as Minister of Universities and Research of the Government of Catalonia from 2000-2003, during which time he established a series of institutes and research infrastructures, as well as an innovative publicly funded foundation,.. ICREA.. , designed to recruit top researchers internationally.. Barcelona GSE Chairman Andreu Mas-Colell..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News23.. 19/02/2007.. Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professors Receive Grants for R D in Economics.. Many of the Affiliated Professors of the Barcelona GSE are recipients of grants from three prestigious programs designed to attract prominent and promising researchers from abroad: the ICREA Program, the Ramon y Cajal Program, and the Juan de la Cierva Program.. In total, 24 Affiliated Professors of the Barcelona GSE have received of one or more of these grants, including 8 ICREA Research Professors, 14 current or former Ramon y Cajal Research Fellows, and 3 Juan de la Cierva grant recipients.. ICREA Program.. was established in 2001 through a joint initiative of the government of Catalonia and the Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation (.. FCRI.. The program aims to promote excellence in R D centers by attracting scientists to lead and/or support research groups in institutions and companies throughout Catalonia.. Of the 56 total ICREA Research Professors in the areas of experimental science, mathematics, and social science, 8 are Affiliated Professors of the Barcelona GSE.. The 2007 inductee,.. Rosemarie Nagel.. , is a Professor of Economics at UPF and an Affiliated Professor of the Barcelona GSE.. Ramon y Cajal Program.. was established by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Spanish government in 2001.. The program named after Spanish neurobiologist and joint winner of the 1906 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Santiago Ramón y Cajal aims to attract promising young researchers from abroad to do research throughout Spain.. The 5-year grant includes 250 research posts awarded annually to researchers who received their doctoral degrees within the past 10 years.. This year, UPF Professor.. Patricia Funk.. became  ...   European centers for research and teaching in Economics.. The creation of the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics brings the city one step closer to its goal of becoming the center of economics in southern Europe.. The Barcelona GSE draws on the prestigious existing economics research community in Barcelona for both resources and faculty.. Many of the school s affiliated professors come from abroad, and the majority received PhDs from top American and European universities.. Additionally, all affiliated professors are also faculty at the Barcelona GSE s four founding institutions:.. Universitat Pompeu Fabra.. (UPF),.. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.. (UFAE UAB), the.. Institute of Economic Analysis.. (IAE-CSIC) and the.. Center for Research in International Economics.. (CREI).. Current ICREA Research Professors Affiliated with the Barcelona GSE.. Antoni Calvo-Armengol (UAB), 2005 onward.. Fabio Canova (UPF), 2005 onward.. Antonio Ciccone (UPF), 2005 onward.. Rabon Hogarth (UPF), 2002 onward.. Gabor Lugosi (UPF), 2006 onward.. Rosemary Nagel (UPF), 2007 onward.. Kalyan Talluri (UPF), 2006 onward.. Joachim Voth (UPF), 2005 onward.. Current and Past Ramon y Cajal Research Fellows Affiliated with the Barcelona GSE.. José Apesteguia (UPF), 2006- Present.. Fernando Broner (CREI), 2005-Present.. Antoni Calvo-Armengol (UPF), 2002- 2005.. Vicente Cuñat (UPF), 2006- Present.. Patricia Funk (UPF), 2007- Present.. Fabrizio Germano (UPF), 2001-2006.. Maia Guell (UPF), 2002- Present.. Esther Hauk (IAE).. Doh-Shin Jeon (UPF), 2003- Present.. Flip Klijn (IAE), 2004- Present.. Marc Le Menestrel (UPF), 2003- Present.. Laura Mayoral (IAE-CSIC), 2002- 2006.. Marta Reynal-Querol (UPF), 2005- Present.. Kurt Schmidheiny (UPF), 2006- Present.. Current and Past Juan de la Cierva Research Fellows Affiliated with the Barcelona GSE.. Libertad Gonzalez (UPF), 2005- Present.. Alberto Martin (CREI), 2006- Present.. Francesc Ortega (UPF) 2005- Present..

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    Descriptive info: News24.. 09/02/2007.. Jordi Galí Ranked Most Productive Spanish Researcher from 1990-2004.. , Director of CREI and Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor, tops the list of most productive Spanish researchers from 1990-2004, according a study included in.. Publishing Performance of Spanish Academics: 1970-2004.. by D.. Rodriguez (.. Spanish Economic Review.. , 2006).. The study used the criterion of the UC3 methodology, which is based on the number of pages published by the researcher adjusted by the square root of the number of authors and weighted by the publication in which it appears.. In addition, Professor Galí is co-author of the most cited research paper published since 2005 in the.. Review of Economic Studies.. , according to Google Scholar rankings.. His paper, coauthored with T.. Monacelli in 2005, is titled.. Monetary Policy and Exchange Rate Volatility in a Small Open Economy.. , and has been cited 173 times from July 2005 to present.. Professor Galí has been a Professor of Economics at.. since 2001 and Director of the Center for Research in International Economics (.. ) since 1999.. CREI, one of the founding academic institutions of the Barcelona GSE, was created to promote research in the highest standards of academic scholarship.. Though the diverse research projects span many areas within international economics and macroeconomics, all contribute to a better understanding of the economic forces that  ...   the conduct of monetary policy.. His influential findings have contributed to a better understanding of the interdependence of European economics and monetary policy conduct by central banks.. These advances have established him as a leading scholar of macroeconomics and brought him many accolades, including the Yrjo Jahnsson Award in Economics (2005) and the Premi Rei Jaume I d Economia of the Valencian Government (2004).. Currently, Professor Galí is working on a project with Olivier Blanchard (MIT) that explores the large difference in the impact of the oil price hikes in the 70s (when they triggered a major recession and high inflation worldwide) vs.. the present decade (when the effects are barely detectable, despite the fact that the increase in the price of oil was of a similar magnitude).. The project will evaluate the merits of different possible explanations: (i) oil is less important for the economy these days, (ii) monetary policy is more credible and has improved the tradeoffs facing policymakers, (iii) labor markets are more flexible.. The Center for Research in International Economics (CREI) is jointly sponsored by the Catalan Government and Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), and draws many of its researchers from the UPF Department of Economics and Business.. Both CREI and UPF are founding academic institutions of the Barcelona GSE.. Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor and CREI Director Jordi Gali..

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  • Title: News   - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: News26.. 31/01/2007.. Spanish Economic Association Names Marcet President, Appoints Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professors as Fellows.. Albert Marcet.. has been named the new President of the.. Spanish Economic Association.. for the 2007-2008 term.. Marcet, Professor at the.. , Research Professor at the.. Insitute for Economic Analysis.. (IAE-CSIC) and at the.. (CREI), and Affiliated Professor at the Barcelona GSE, will be the 10th president of the the society.. This announcement was combined with the establishment of a Fellow position at the association created to commemorate its 10th year of existence.. The first three fellows appointed,.. Andreu Mas-Colell.. ,.. Salvador Barberà.. , and.. Ramon Marimon.. , are all Affiliated Professors at the Barcelona GSE as members of the school s Board of Trustees.. Additionally,.. David Perez-Castrillo.. , Professor of Economics at the Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona (UAB) and Deputy Director of the Barcelona GSE Msc in the Economics of Science and Innovation, was appointed to the Executive Committee of the Association.. The Spanish Economic Association was founded in 1996 with the main goal of promoting  ...   for the Symposium, the Association organizes a concurrent Job Market for New PhDs.. This meeting is designed to announce job opportunities in the field of economics throughout Spain and put recent graduates of PhD programs in touch with potential employers.. Because of the high success of this event, the European Economic Association has adopted a similar strategy and holds annual job markets for new PhDs as well.. A final responsibility of the association is the publication of the.. , a quarterly journal covering the latest research and development in all areas of economics.. Past editors of the journal include Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professors Salvador Barberà and Jordi Caballé.. The appointment of Professors Marcet and Perez-Castrillo and announcement of the first fellows of the association is representative of the strong ties shared between the association and the Barcelona GSE.. Past presidents of the Spanish Economic Association include Barcelona GSE President Andreu Mas-Colell and Affiliated Professor.. Inés Macho-Stadler.. Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor Albert Marcet has been appointed the new President of the Spanish Economic Association..

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