IEB/UEA Summer School in Urban Economics for Economics PhD Students

Event Information

City
Barcelona
Country
Spain
Date
End Date
Contact Email
Synopsis

This Summer School is designed for Economics PhD students with an interest in Urban topics. In addition to those students specialized in Urban Economics, we encourage the participation from PhD students in Labour, Development, Public, Trade and other applied fields who want to improve their knowledge in the field.

The objective of the school is twofold: to offer an intensive training program for interested PhD students, and to provide them with the opportunity to present and discuss their own ongoing research with leading researchers in the field in a relaxed and open atmosphere.

Activities
The lectures will be held during the mornings and the PhD students’ presentations will take place in the afternoon.

Participants
We invite applications to attend from PhD students in Economics who are in the second year and beyond. Places in the school are limited.

Scientific Committee

  • Donald Davis (Columbia University)
  •  Gilles Duranton (University of Pennsylvania)
  • Diego Puga (CEMFI)
  • Kurt Schmidheiny (Universität Basel)
  • Albert Solé-Ollé (Universitat de Barcelona & IEB)
  • Elisabet Viladecans-Marsal (UB & IEB)

Organizing Committee

  • Guillaume Chappelle (UB & IEB)
  • Miquel Àngel Garcia-López (UAB & IEB)
  • Jordi Jofre-Monseny (UB & IEB) 
  • Elisabet Viladecans-Marsal (UB & IEB)