The Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Barcelona, which host the Observatory, holds the 22nd position in Transport Economics in the RePEc/IDEAS rankings. Attending the classification in Europe, the Faculty is the fifth position. Furthermore, is the first university in Spain, followed by Universitat de Valencia and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, with 74th i 82nd position. Among Observatory members, Germà Bel is in the first top 10%, while Daniel Albalate is in the first Spanish quartile.
The Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Barcelona has been ranked 224th out of 7,576 in the RePEc/IDEAS rankings. The RePEc/IDEAS rankings cover journal articles, books, book chapters, working papers and software components that are indexed in Research Papers in Economics (RePEc). There are currently 7,576 institutions with 53,227 registered authors evaluated for all the rankings.