Galatina Summer Meetings, Galatina, Palazzo della Cultura

The Galatina Summer Meetings are in their fifth annual edition. They provide a relaxed working environment in which to interact with other economists, facilitate co-authorship, catch up with work, and educate graduate students. In 2019, the Conference will feature 6 independent workshops:

Aug 25:      The Economics of Media (organizer: Ruben Durante)

Aug 26:      Political Economy (organizers: Alberto Bisin and Pamela Campa)

Aug 27:      Economic History (organizers:  Michela Giorcelli and Mara Squicciarini)

Aug 28:      Finance Meetings (organizers: Jose Luis Peydro and Andrea Polo)

Aug 29-30: Macro Meetings (organizers: Gaetano Gaballo and Francesco Pappadà)

Aug 31:      Econometrics (organizers: Christian Brownlees and Geert Mesters)


Chair:  Luigi Pascali (Pompeu Fabra University)


Workshop Organizers: Alberto Bisin (New York University), Christian Brownlees (Pompeu Fabra University), Pamela Campa (Stockholm School of Economics), Ruben Durante (Pompeu Fabra University), Axelle Ferriere (Paris School of Economics), Gaetano Gaballo (HEC Paris), Michela Giorcelli (University of California-Los Angeles), Geert Mesters (Pompeu Fabra University), Luigi Paciello (Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance), Francesco Pappadà (Banque de France), Jose Luis Peydro (Pompeu Fabra University and Imperial College London), Andrea Polo (Pompeu Fabra University), Mara Squicciarini (Università Bocconi)


Every year one paper is selected for a Best Paper Unicredit Foundation Award to encourage graduate students to produce high-quality research papers. Apply here.




The organizers gratefully acknowledge the financial support from Chair Banque de France at Paris School of Economics, ERC Horizon 2020Unicredit Foundation.

Here you can find the complete programs from the previous years:

Complete Program 2018

Complete Program 2017

Complete Program 2016