21.06.2007

Xavier Freixas awarded with the Review of Financial Studies prize for best paper of 2006

June 21 2007 Xavier Freixas has received the prize to the Review of Financial Studies best paper of 2006 for his paper joint with Patrick Bolton "CorporateFinance and the Monetary...
21.06.2007

1000 Working Papers!

July 12 2007 The Department Working Papers Series is celebrating its first 1,000 papers with the publication of a booklet listing them. The booklet is available on request at...
07.06.2007

Robin Hogarth to be awarded "doctor honoris causa" by the University of Lausanne

June 7 2007 On June 15, Robin Hogarth will be awarded the degree of "doctor honoris causa" by the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. Hogarth is ICREA Research Professor...
17.05.2007

Vicente Cuñat awarded with the Jaime Fernández de Araoz prize in Corporate Finance

May 17 2007 Vicente Cuñat, finance professor of the Department of Economics and Business of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra has been awarded with the
09.05.2007

Judit Montoriol awarded Lamfalussy Fellowship 2007

May 9 2007 Judit Montoriol, a recent PhD from the UPF Graduate Program in Economics, Finance, and Management (GPEFM), has received a Lamfalussy Fellowship 2007 to carry out the research...
27.03.2007

Guillem López-Casasnovas, one of the leading speakers at the World Health Care Congress Europe 2007

March 27 2007 Guillem López-Casasnovas, professor at the Department of Economics and Business of UPF and also member of UPF’s Centre for Research in Health Economics (CRES), is one of...
26.03.2007

The PhD student Antoni Sureda receives a grant from the Fundación Banco Herrero to carry out a research project on 'Insider Trading'

March 26th 2007 Antoni Sureda, a PhD student at the UPF Graduate Program in Economics, Finance, and Management, has received a grant from the Fundación Banco Herrero to carry out a...
21.03.2007

The ninth edition of Barcelona Macroeconomics Summer School, organised by CREI, will offer courses on the latest advances in macroeconomics

March 21st 2007 The ninth edition of CREI’s Barcelona Macroeconomics Summer School (BMSS 2007) will be held on the main campus of Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) in Barcelona during the...
12.03.2007

Resounding success for the GPEFM students of UPF at the 2006/07 Job Market

March 12th 2007 All seven students graduating with a doctorate from the Graduate Programme of Economics, Finance and Management (GPEFM) of UPF who went on the job market in 2006/07 have...
08.03.2007

Laboratori d’Economia Experimental (LeeX) of UPF will organize the first summer school in experimental macroeconomics

March 8th 2007 Macroeconomic theories have traditionally been tested using non-experimental "field" data. However, modern, micro-founded macroeconomic models can also be tested in the...
04.03.2007

Teresa Garcia-Milà, professor of Economics at UPF, will be named independent advisor to Banc de Sabadell

March 4th 2007 Teresa Garcia-Milà, professor of Economics at the Department of Economics and Business of UPF, will be appointed to the Board of Directors of Banc de Sabadell at the next...
13.02.2007

Innovative Methodological Tools on Macroeconomics in a new book by Fabio Canova

February 13th 2007 According to Fabio Canova, Professor at the Department of Economics and Business of Pompeu Fabra University, macroeconomists have made huge advances in the past 20...
12.02.2007

Spanish Economic Association names Albert Marcet President

February 12th 2007 UPF Affiliated Professor Albert Marcet has been named the new President of the Spanish Economic Association (SEA) for the 2007-2008 term. Marcet, a Researcher at the...
05.02.2007

Professor Jaume Puig-Junoy receives an award from the University of Costa Rica

February 5th 2007 The first edition of the “Dr. Anna Gabriela Ross” award, given by the Economics Faculty of the University of Costa Rica (UCR), has been awarded to Jaume Puig-Junoy,...
23.01.2007

The Department of Economic and Business reaches the significant number of 1,000 Working Papers with an empirical study on the impact of terrorism on democratic elections

January 23rd 2007 The working paper, written by professor José García Montalvo, empirically shows that the terrorist attacks in Madrid on the 11th of March, 2004, changed the final...
18.01.2007

Ghazala Azmat, Libertad González and Francesc Ortega receive funding from CSIC to support their research on the effects of immigration on the Spanish economy.

January 18th 2007 The three UPF professors are affiliated with the recent initiative "INSIDE" ("Investigaciones sobre inmigración y desarrollo), launched by the Institute for Economic...
17.01.2007

Albert Carreras will become Prince of Asturias Visiting Professor at Georgetown University next academic year

January 17th 2007 Albert Carreras, professor of Economic History and Institutions at our Economics and Business Department, has been nominated to the Prince of Asturias Distinguished...
17.01.2007

The UPF Department of Economics and Business is placed first in rankings of Spanish economics departments

January 17th 2007 According to a recent work published in the Spanish Economic Review (“Publishing performance of Spanish academics: 1970-2004”, David Rodríguez, December 2006), the...
08.01.2007

David Casado, professor at the UPF, analizes the economic impact of dependency

January 8th 2007 In his book ‘Efectos y abordajes de la dependencia: un análisis económico’ , David Casado, professor at the Department of Economics and Business, studies the...