|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.
|Jesse Cunha, new MOVE visitor|
Jesse M. Cunha, from the Graduate School of Bussiness and Public Policy at Naval Postgraduate School, will visit MOVE from June 15th to July 15th, 2014. For more information about him, read a short research bio or visit his website.
|Noriaki Matsushima, new MOVE visitor|
Noriaki Matsushima, from the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) at Osaka University, will visit MOVE and UFAE from June 2nd, 2014 to March 30th, 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, visit his website.
|Ines Macho-Stadler receives the Best Paper in Health Economics Prize|
MOVE Fellow Ines Macho-Stadler and Paula González receive the Best Paper in Health Economics Prize from Asociación de Economía de la Salud for "A theoretical approach to dual practice regulations in the health sector" published at Journal of Health Economics. Download the paper here.
|MOVE Fellows Organized Workshops in BGSE Summer Forum|
Several MOVE Fellows are organizing workshops at the second Barcelona GSE Summer Forum that will take place from June 9-27, 2014. Please find below the list of organizers and workshops:
|MOVE collaborator Uri Gneezy interviewed in La Vanguardia|
Uri Gneezy (University of California, San Diego) has been interviewed in "La Contra" of the newspaper La Vanguardia. Gneezy is a frequent visitor and close collaborator of MOVE fellow Pedro Rey-Biel. He also co-organized the MOVE Workshop on Gender Differences in Competitiveness and Risk Taking. Read the article here.
|Jordi Massó has been elected as new Council Member of the Social Choice and Welfare Society|
|Pau Olivella has obtained the Royal Economic Society Prize 2013|
MOVE Fellow Pau Olivella, together with IDEA alumni Marcos Vera, has been selected as winners of the Royal Economic Society Prize for their paper: ‘Testing for Asymmetric Information in Private Health Insurance’. Read more.