PhD students at the ENTER Jamboree 2022 Conference

The Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona hosted the last edition of the ENTER Jamboree Conference held on 21-22 June.
The ENTER Network (European Network for Training in Economic Research) to which the Department of Economics belongs organises every year the annual Conference in one of the 8 Universities that form this Network.

In this edition the students of the PhD Programme have participated:

– Isabel Micó
– Herny Redondo
– Agustina Martínez
– Andrey David Ramos
– Óscar Jaulín
– Morteza Ghomi
– Facundo Nahuel Argañaraz
– Lidia Cruces

The professor, Clara Santamaría, has participated in representation of the Faculty of the Department.

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.


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