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  • Title: Stefano Gnocchi - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Close Window.. Stefano Gnocchi.. Stefano Gnocchi.. PhD, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.. Senior Analyst, Bank of Canada.. webpage.. Biography:.. Stefano Gnocchi is Senior Analyst at the Bank of Canada.. Prior to that he was assistant professor at UAB and Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor.. Research interests:.. Macroeconomics.. Monetary Economics.. Monetary and Fiscal Policy..

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  • Title: Davide Cantoni - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Davide Cantoni.. Davide Cantoni.. PhD, Harvard University.. Assistant Professor, UPF.. email.. Program(s):.. Before becoming an assistant professor at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Davide Cantoni was a PhD student at Harvard University.. He has refereed for several journals, including the American Economic Review, the Journal of Economic Growth, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, and Princeton University Press among others.. He has refereed several journals, including the American Economic Review, Constitutional Political Economy,  ...   among others.. Economic history and historical development.. Economic growth.. Applied microeconomics.. Selected publications:.. "Godly Business: The end of the Protestant work ethic", Foreign Policy 178 (March/April).. 2010.. (Joint with Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson, and James A.. Robinson) "From Ancien Regime to Capitalism: The Spread of the French Revolution as a Natural Experiment", in: Jared Diamond and James A.. Robinson (eds.. ), Natural Experiments of History, Cambridge, Mass.. : Harvard University Press.. 2009..

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  • Title: Rosario Crinò - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Rosario Crinò.. Rosario Crinò.. PhD, Università degli Studi di Milano.. Assistant Professor, CEMFI.. IDEA.. Rosario Crinò is Assistant Professor of Economics at CEMFI.. Prior to that he was a post-doctoral researcher at the Institute for Economic Analysis and a Barcelona GSE affiliated professor.. International trade.. Labor economics.. Applied microeconometrics.. "Offshoring, multinationals and labor market: a review of the empirical literature".. Journal of Economic Surveys, 2009, 23(2), pp.. 197-249..

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  • Title: Albert Carreras - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Albert Carreras.. Albert Carreras.. PhD, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.. Professor, UPF (on leave).. Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor.. GPEFM.. Albert Carreras is currently on leave from Universitat Pompeu Fabra, where he has been Professor of Economics since 1991.. Prior to that he held positions at Universitat de Barcelona and European University Institute.. He has served as Dean of the UPF School of Economics and Business and Secretary General of the Spanish Economic History Association.. Comparative business and economic history.. Historical national accounting.. Industrialization and the service economy.. (with César Yáñez, Mar Rubio and Mauricio Folchi), Economic Modernization in Latin America and  ...   Emanuele Felice), L industria italiana dal 1911 al 1938: ricostruzione della serie del valore aggiunto e interpretazioni , Rivista di Storia Economica, XXVI, 3, 2010, pp.. 285-333.. (with Xavier Tafunell): Historia económica de la España contemporánea (1789-2009), Barcelona, Crítica, 2010, 564 pp.. Problemi di stima del PIL nell Europa moderna: Il caso spagnolo , Studi Storici, 3, 2009, pp.. 653-694.. (with Camilla Josephson), Aggregate growth, 1870-1914: growing at the production frontier , in Steve Broadberry and Kevin O Rourke, eds.. , Cambridge Economic History of Modern Europe, Cambridge U.. P.. , Cambridge, vol.. 2.. , 1870 to the Present, pp.. 30-58..

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  • Title: Julien Prat - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Julien Prat.. Julien Prat.. PhD, European University Institute.. Tenured Scientist, IAE (on leave).. Julien Prat spent 2008-2009 as a visiting scholar in the economics department at New York University.. After earning his PhD in Economics from the European University Institute in 2004, he joined the Institute for the Study of  ...   GSE community as a researcher at the IAE.. Labor Economics.. International Trade.. "The Impact of Disembodied Technological Progress on Unemployment" Review of.. Economic Dynamics, Vol.. 10 (1), 2007, 106-125.. "Employment Protection, Product Market Regulation and Firm Selection" with.. Winfried Koeniger (Queen Mary College) Economic Journal, 2007, Vol.. 117 (June),.. F302 F332..

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  • Title: As the Endowment Grows, GSE Board Appoints First Research Professors - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: FAQ.. News.. Events.. Home.. As the Endowment Grows GSE Board Appoints First Research Professors.. Admissions.. Student Resources.. News & Media.. 19/06/2009.. As the Endowment Grows, GSE Board Appoints.. First Research Professors.. In the 2009-10 academic year the GSE will welcome its first two research professors: Prof.. Massimo Motta (UPF-GSE) and Prof.. Nezih Guner (UAB-GSE), both of them.. ICREA.. professors.. The Board agreed to offer the appointments to these two professors at its meeting last November, and both have accepted the offer.. The process of making new appointments, planned for next November s meeting, is already in progress.. An investment in top talent.. The creation of a category of research professors is at the core of the overarching strategic aim of the School s research endowment.. At the end of 2007, in order to achieve its long-term goal of increasing its critical mass of top scientific talent, the Barcelona GSE began to work towards the constitution of a research fund or endowment.. The work followed the Scientific Council s recommendation and the agreement of the School s Board, with the goal of securing the strength, stability and sustainable independence of the Barcelona GSE research policy.. The initial amount of the endowment was 3 million euros, approved by the Congress in the General State Budgets of 2008.. The Congress approved an additional 5.. 5 million euros for the GSE endowment in the budgets of 2009, bringing the current base amount of the endowment to 8.. 5 million euros.. Since the economic agreement of the GSE with its research professors is indefinite and will last throughout their affiliation with one of the founding academic bodies of the GSE (.. UPF.. ,.. UAB.. IAE-CSIC.. and.. CREI.. ), the funds that support these appointments will come from the returns yielded by the endowment s base, which is held in perpetuity by the School.. One of the main goals of the Barcelona GSE is to support the on-going development of the research community of its four founding academic bodies, Dr.. Eduard Vallory.. , GSE Director-General, said.. Our growing endowment will allow us to contribute to this endeavor through joint appointments of Research Professors of the highest caliber.. A track record of distinction.. Research professors will be appointed among the tenured members of the four founding academic bodies of the Barcelona GSE with the objective of attracting new top scholars to tenured positions.. An Appointment Committee comprised of the five individual academic members of the Barcelona GSE s.. Board.. , headed by the.. Chairman.. , evaluates the scientific track record.. of each candidate before submitting  ...   the Association of Competition Economists, of the Economic Advisory Group on Competition Policy at the European Commission, and of the Expert Academic Panel of Ofcom, London.. Motta s main areas of research are industrial organization and competition policy.. He has advised companies and the European Commission in antitrust and merger cases.. He has extensive experience in supervising doctoral dissertations, and his former students have obtained important positions in academia, consulting firms, and in competition and regulatory agencies.. His work has been published in several leading international journals, and his book,.. Competition Policy: Theory and Practice.. (Cambridge University Press), published in March 2004, is the standard international reference on the economics of antitrust.. Nezih Guner.. Nezih Guner.. is currently Associate Professor of Economics a the Carlos III University, and is going to join the Unit of Economic Analysis of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona as an ICREA Professor and a Barcelona GSE Research Professor.. Previously, he taught Economics at Pennsylvania State University (1999-2006), and at Queen s University (Kingston, Canada, 2000-2001).. He was a visiting researcher at the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey in 1993-1994 and a member of Pennsylvania State University s Population Research Institute.. He holds a PhD and a Master in Economics from the University of Rochester (2000) and MA and BA in Economics from the Bogazici Universitesi, Istanbul, Turkey.. He is Research Fellow of the Institute for Study of Labor (IZA) and Research Affiliate of the Center for Economic Policy research (CEPR).. His primary research interests are macroeconomics, economic demography, public economics and income distribution.. In addition to several relevant publications, Prof.. Guner has been invited to deliver presentations and others at venues such as the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, the NBER Summer Institute, IZA (Bonn), and the annual meetings of the Society for Economic Dynamics in Paris, Prague, and Stockholm.. Back.. has been appointed one of the.. Barcelona GSE s first Research Professors.. The funds that support these appointments come from the School s research endowment revenues.. also accepted a Research Professor appointment.. The objective of this new faculty category is to attract top scholars like Profs.. Motta and Guner to tenured positions at the School s founding academic bodies.. The GSE Board meets annually in November.. Links of Interest.. GSE Research Network.. Massimo Motta s Web Page.. Nezih Guner s Web Page.. Related News Stories.. GSE Enjoys High Standing within Catalan and European Research Communities.. 2008 World Trade Report Cites Work of GSE Affiliated Professors.. Study Ranks Barcelona GSE Research Output between Second and Third in Continental Europe.. Contact GSE..

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  • Title: Daniela Iorio - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Daniela Iorio.. Daniela Iorio.. PhD, University of Pennsylvania.. Professor, UAB (on leave).. Daniela Iorio is Professor at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.. Professor Iorio won the E.. Mansfield Teaching Prize in Economics at the University.. of Pennsylvania in 2005.. She also won a Luigi Einaudi Foundation Research.. Fellowship in 2001.. Political Economy.. Empirical microeconomics.. Applied econometrics.. Health economics.. Earnings Mobility: an Empirical Analysis  ...   Education, HIV Status, and Risky Sexual Behavior: How Much Does the Stage of the HIV Epidemic Matter?.. (December 2011).. by Daniela Iorio, Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis.. Negative Advertising and Political Competition.. (September 2010).. by Amit Gandhi, Daniela Iorio, Carly Urban.. Caught in the Bulimic Trap? Socioeconomic Status, State Dependence, and Unobserved Heterogeneity.. (May 2009).. by Michelle S.. Goeree, John C.. Ham, and Daniela Iorio..

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  • Title: Anna Sanz-de-Galdeano - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Anna Sanz-de-Galdeano.. Anna Sanz-de-Galdeano.. Anna Sanz-de-Galdeano received her PhD in Economics at the European University Institute in June 2003.. She was a member of IAE-CSIC and a Barcelona GSE affiliated professor until Spring 2012.. She has held positions at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, the European Central Bank's Research Department, the Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance and at Universitat de Girona.. She joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in  ...   Program evaluation.. "The Rise of Obesity in Europe: an Economic Perspective", joint with Giorgio Brunello and Pierre-Carl Michaud, forthcoming in Economic Policy, 2009.. "Moral Hazard and the Demand for Health Services: a Matching EstimatorApproach", joint with Pedro Pita Barros and Matilde P.. Machado, Journal of Health Economics, 27: 1006-1025, 2008.. "Parental Divorce and Students Performance: Evidence from Longitudinal Data", joint with Daniela Vuri, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 69(3): 321-338, 2007..

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  • Title: Clara Ponsatí - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Clara Ponsatí.. Clara Ponsatí.. PhD, University of Minnesota.. Research Professor, IAE.. Clara Ponsatí is Research Professor at the Institute for Economic Analysis (IAE-CSIC).. Professor Ponsatí is the associate editor of the Review of Economic Design and the International Journal of Game Theory.. She is a member of the academic council of the Barcelona GSE, the scientific board of the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology, and the  ...   in bargaining one-dimensional policies under (super) majority rules" (with Daniel Cardona), Games and Economic Behavior, 73, (2011), 65 75.. "Robust Bilateral Trade and Mediated Bargaining" (with J.. Copic) Journal of the European Economic Association, 6, (2008), 570-580.. "Bargaining One-dimensional Social Choices", (with D.. Cardona) Journal of Economic Theory, 137, (2007), 627-651.. Meritocracy, Egalitarianism and the Stability of Majoritarian Organizations.. (November 2013).. by Salvador Barberà, Carmen Beviá, Clara Ponsatí..

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  • Title: Francesca Rondina - Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
    Descriptive info: Francesca Rondina.. Francesca Rondina.. PhD, University of Wisconsin.. Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Ottawa.. Francesca Rondina is Assistant Professor at the University of Ottawa.. Prior to this she was a post-doc researcher at IAE and a Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor.. Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics.. Time Series Econometrics..

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  • Title: Prof. Mas-Colell Honored with Medal and Conferences - Barcelona GSE
    Descriptive info: Prof Mas Colell Honored with Medal Conferences.. 08/06/2009.. Academic Acknowledgement to Prof.. Mas-Colell Prior to Commencing New Role at ERC.. Coinciding with the close start of his new post as the General Secretary of the European Research Council (ERC) as well as with his next 65th birthday celebration, the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) has organized between June 4-7 three independent but complementary events to academically acknowledge him: an international conference on Prof.. Mas-Colell s scientific contribution; the XVIII edition of the European Workshop on General Equilibrium Theory in honor of Andreu Mas-Colell; and the award of the Medal of Honor of the UPF for his relevant contributions both to research and to scientific policy.. The first event, on June 4th, was the scientific.. Andreu Mas-Colell Conference.. , held at Gaudí s la Pedrera building, to acknowledge Mas-Colell s scientific contributions.. The event was organized by the Department of Economics and Business of the UPF with the support of the UAB and the IAE-CSIC, and brought together some of Mas-Colell s co-authors and colleagues from around the world to review and expound on his research contributions.. The conference featured six lectures on economic theory, given by Robert Aumann (The Hebrew University), Werner Hildenbrand (University of Bonn), Peyton Young (Oxford University), Michael Magill (University of Southern California), John Geanakoplos (Yale University), and Sergiu Hart (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem).. The scientific direction of the conference was overseen by Aloisio Araujo (IMPA), Jacques Dréze (CORE, Université Catholique de Louvain), John Roberts (Stanford University), Hugo Sonnenschein (University of Chicago), and Roger Guesnerie (Paris School of Economics and Collège de France, Paris).. A second tribute was paid with the XVIII edition of the.. European Workshop on General Equilibrium Theory.. , held in honor of Prof.. Mas-Colell on June 5-7 at the Ciutadella campus of the UPF.. The event was organized also by the UPF with the support of the UAB and IAE-CSIC, and brought together more than 100 economists to present and be informed of the latest developments in general equilibrium theory.. Plenary lectures were given by Roy Radner (New York University) and Egbert Dierker (Insitut für Höhere Studien, Wien, and University of Vienna).. As a follow-up to the workshop, the.. Journal of Mathematical Economics.. will publish a special issue in honor of Andreu Mas-Colell, featuring both papers presented at the workshop as well as other papers from people working in  ...   to take over the position from Prof.. Ernst-Ludwig Winnacker, who began in January 2007.. The ERC, launched in 2007, is the first pan-European funding agency for frontier scientific research.. It endeavors 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.. Between 2007-2014, 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.. Andreu Mas-Colell.. is Professor at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Chairman of the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.. Formerly he was Professor of Economics at Harvard University (1981-96) and Professor of Economics and Mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley (1972-80).. He has been a Sloan Fellow and Guggenheim Fellow.. He holds Honoris Causa Doctorates from the universities of Alacant, Toulouse, HEC (Paris) and Universidad Nacional del Sur (Argentina).. He has served as main Editor of the Journal of Mathematical Economics (1985-88), and of Econometrica (1988-92).. In the year 2006 he served as President of the European Economic Association.. From 2000 to 2003 he was Minister for Universities and Research of the Government of Catalonia.. Mas-Colell has written over 100 research papers on subjects ranging from abstract general equilibrium theory and the structure of financial markets to pricing policy for public firms.. He is the author of The Theory of General Economic Equilibrium: A Differentiable Approach (Cambridge University Press, 1985) and co-author with M.. Whinston and J.. Green, of the graduate textbook.. Microeconomic Theory.. (Oxford University Press, 1994).. From left: Lluís Torner (Director of ICFO), Núria Basi (Chairman of UPF Social Council), Josep Joan Moreso (Rector, UPF), Josep Huguet (Minister of.. Innovation, Universities, and Enterprise of Catalonia), Salvador Barberà GSE Vice-Chairman), and Óscar Marín (ERC Scientific Council member).. Mas-Colell (center); Rt Hon.. Jordi Pujol, former President of Catalonia (left); and Prof.. Blanca Palmada, Commissioner for Universities and Research of the Government of Catalonia (right).. From left: Prof.. David Levine (Washington University), Prof.. Suzanne Scotchmer (UC Berkeley), Prof.. Sergiu Hart (Hebrew University of Jerusalem), and Prof.. John Roberts (Stanford GSB) during the surprise scientific.. conference.. on June 4.. Attendees pose for a photo at la Pedrera, where the conference was held.. Beginning in July, Prof.. Mas-Colell will be the Secretary General of the European Research Council in Brussels..

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