|David Pérez-Castrillo awarded an ICREA Academia|
|Nezih Guner interviewed in the newspaper "La Vanguardia" and finalists for the "Vanguardia de la Ciencia" prize |
MOVE fellow Nezih Guner was interviewed in the newspaper "La Vanguardia". The interview highlights his recent research on the relation between marriage and health, carried out jointly with MOVE fellow Joan Llull and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona-IDEA PhD student Yuliya Kulikova.
|Jordi Massó appointed Associate Editor of Review of Economic Design|
|Caterina Calsamiglia has obtained an ERC Starting Grant|
We congratulate MOVE fellow Caterina Calsamiglia on obtaining an ERC Starting Grant at MOVE for the project "A Comprehensive Approach to School Choice and Education.”
|Postdoc positions at MOVE|
Position Type: Post-doctoral
|Takeshi Ojima, new MOVE visitor|
Takeshi Ojima, from the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) at Osaka University, will visit MOVE and UFAE from October 2nd, 2014 to March 29th, 2015, granted by the Japan Society for Promotion of Science. This visit is due to the ISER and MOVE collaboration agreement, signed in 2011. For more information about him, read more.
|Pedro Rey-Biel joins the Econmics blog "Nada es Gratis" as a regular collaborator|
MOVE Fellow Pedro Rey-Biel, is now regularly collaborating with the Economics blog Nada es Gratis. This is the most widely spread blog on Economic issues in Spain and its aim is to bring economic research closer to a general audience encouraging the economic debate. It was created in 2009 under FEDEA's umbrella, and other MOVE Fellow, such as Juan Carlos Conesa have written for it in the past. You can read Juan Carlos Conesa’s and Pedro Rey Rey’s articles here and here.
|Banco de España Excellence Program - MOVE|
Bank of Spain‘s Excellence Program supports, since 2011, MOVE fellow Albert Marcet's chair, which has established several agreements of collaboration with senior researchers. According to the Bank of Spain, “the aim of the programme is to promote excellence in teaching and research in the fields of macroeconomics, monetary policy, finance, financial system supervision and international economics, by sealing partnership agreements with universities and research centers”.
|MOVE hosts an Extraordinary Higschool Award winner for a research visit|
Helena Agustí Sanahuja chose MOVE for her resarch visit as a winner of the Extraordinary Highschool Awards 2011-2012, awarded by the Departament d’Ensenyament de la Generalitat de Catalunya and coordinated by Associació Catalana d’Entitats de Recerca (ACER).
|Pau Olivella interviwed by the Royal Economic Society|
MOVE Fellow Pau Olivella was interviewed joint with Marcos Vera Hernandez (UCL and IFS) by the Royal Economic Society in the occasion of their award of the RES Prize 2014. Both co-authors describe their research on health insurance in this video.