Luigi Minale awarded with the UC3M Excellence Award 2022

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid has announced the winners of the Excellence Awards 2022 of its Social Council, among whom is Luigi Minale, Associate Professor in the Department of Economics, who has been awarded in the Young Doctoral Research Staff category.

The UC3M Excellence Awards recognize high-impact research achievements within the nominee’s discipline.

Congratulations!!!

Research by Luigi Minale featured in the Financial Times

The Financial Times reports recent research by Luigi Minale on the detrimental impacts of imposing employment bans on asylum seekers.

Here you can find the Financial Times article and the original paper titled “Lift the ban: initial employment restrictions and refugee labour market outcomes”, which is published in the Journal of the European Economic Association.

Jesus Gonzalo one of the KEYNOTE INVITED SPEAKERS at IAAE 2022 Annual Conference

The mission of the IAAE, International Association for Applied Econometrics, is to advance knowledge of econometrics, as well as its application in economics. The annual conference brings together leading researchers in the field to discuss and debate all aspects of econometrics, covering both its theoretical development and applied uses.

In addition to Jesús Gonzalo, Professor at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, the following invited speakers will be present:
Xiaohong Chen, Yale University
Sílvia Gonçalves, McGill University
Refet S. Gürkaynak, Bilkent University
Michael Keane, University of New South Wales
Jonathan Wright, Johns Hopkins University

More information on IAAE 2022

 

Clara Santamaria is among the most promising Spanish young female economists

According to a recent post on the economics blog Nadaesgratis, Clara Santamaria, Assistant Professor in Department of Economics at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, is among the most promising Spanish young female economists.

More information at La nueva generación de economistas españolas – Nada es Gratis

1st “Nada es Gratis” Award for Final Degree Project and Master’s Thesis in Economics

The students of the Universidad Carlos II de Madrid, Josué Labios and Giovanni Rodríguez, have won the first award “Nada es Gratis” in the category Final Degree Project and second prize in the category Master’s Thesis respectively.

Josué Labios (1st TFG), won the award with the work titled “Effect of Initial Prices on Dutch Auctions Outcomes. The Case of the Denia Wholesale Fish Auction”.

Giovanni Rodríguez (2nd TFM), won the award for his work titled “El impacto de las tarifas de transporte público en accidentes de tráfico y consumo de alcohol”.

 

More information at Nada es Gratis Awards

 

IV TFG Award Spanish Economic Association

The final project of our student Pedro Gallardo Sánchez entitled “A Study on the Effect of Class Size on Student Achievement in the Post Pandemic ‘New Normal'”, whose tutor was Jesús María Carro Prieto, professor of the Department of Economics at the University Carlos III of Madrid, has been awarded as the best TFG by the Spanish Economics Association (AEE).

More information at AEE