Unit of Economic Analysis

Department of Economics and Economic History

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

News and Announcements

Workshop "Economics and Pandemics in the XXI Century"

Vahgan Jerbashian (Universitat de Barcelona) and Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis (UPenn, UAB and BSE) are organizing a two-day conference next week at casa de la convalescencia.
Check out the complete program here

IDEA Inaugural Lecture Welcomes This Year's Cohort

The directors of the International Master and Doctorate in Economic Analysis (IDEA) are pleased to invite you to the Inaugural Lecture of the 2022-2023 academic year, which will take place on Friday, September 23 at 12 pm.
- The IDEA Alumni conference will be given by Christopher Rauh on “The Impact of Fear of Automation”.
- The Inaugural Conference will be given by Antonella Trigari on “Temporary Layoffs, Loss-of-Recall, and Cyclical Unemployment Dynamics”.

The BSE Summer School Attracted over 600 International Students

The Barcelona School of Economics organized the 2022 BSE Summer School from 20 June to 15 July.
The Summer School of the Barcelona School of Economics is a yearly event that offers a variety of one-week courses in Economics, Finance, Data Science, and related fields.

Upcoming Events

Forthcoming Papers

  • "Experience of the COVID-19 Pandemic and Support for Safety-Net Expansion" A. Rees-Jones, J. D'attoma, Amedeo Piolatto, L. Salvadori, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization


  • "Constrained-optimal tradewise-stable outcomes in the one-sided assignment game: A solution concept weaker than the core", by David Pérez-Castrillo and Marilda Sotomayor, Economic Theory


  • "All Sequential Allotment Rules Are Obviously Strategy-proof," R.P. Arribillaga, Jordi Massó and A. Neme , Theoretical Economics


  • "Temping Fates in Spain: Hours and Employment in a Dual Labor Market during the Great Recession and Covid-19'" Cristina Lafuente, Raul Santaeulalia-LLopis and Ludo Visschers, SERIES


  • "Optimal Redistribution with A Shadow Economy" Luis Rojas and Paweł Doligalski , Theoretical Economics


  • "Emigration and Fiscal Austerity in a Depression" Bandeira, G., Jordi Caballé, and Vella, E., Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control

Seminars and Workshops

Working Papers

Our faculty's working papers can be found in the Barcelona School of Economics Working Paper Series. Contributions to the working paper series are open to all Affiliated Professors and Post-Docs of the BSE. The BSE also releases the BSE Focus: a blog that reviews the research of the BSE community, written for a broad audience.

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