• Marc Teignier Baque
    Teignier Baque, 
    Post-doctoral researcher
    Phone number:
    93 403 72 34
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    Marc Teignier earned his PhD in economics from The University of Chicago in June 2010 after receiving BA and MA degrees in economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Spain). He got scholarships from “La Caixa”, Bank of Spain, and the University of Chicago, and he was awarded the Lee Prize to the best Macroeconomics exam at the University of Chciago in Fall 2004. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor at the Economic Theory Department of the Universitat de Barcelona and has worked as a consultant for the World Bank in several occasions. Prior to joining our department, Dr. Teignier did a post‐doc at the Universidad del Pais Vasco (Bilbao, Spain) and worked as a Professor at the Universidad de Alicante and as a consultant at the Human Development Report Office of the United Nations. Marc Teignier teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Microeconomics and Macroeconomics, and conducts research on Economic Growth, International Trade and Macroeconomics. His research interests include the study of the effects of international trade on structural transformation, the optimal industrial policy in an environment with learning‐bydoing externalities, the determinants of technology adoption, the effects of gender gaps in the labor market on aggregate productivity, and the relationship between financial development and income volatility.