The Tenth Meeting of the Working Group on Macroeconomic Aspects of Intergenerational Transfer and the International Symposium on Demographic Change and Policy Response takes place November 10-14, 2014 in Beijing, China. XREPP’s research group CAEPS (Centre for Economic Analysis and Social Policies) participates in the symposium with the paper “On the Effect of Forward and Backward […]
NWO-ClioInfra Workshop “Early Developments of Health and Education: Global and Regional Perspectives on the Pre-1800 Evidence” October 2-3, 2014 This workshop aims at bringing together scholars working with archaeological, archival and other sources in order to trace early developments. Health indicators such as height or longevity and educational indicators (literacy, numeracy) will be studied in their role for […]
VI Congress of the Spanish-Portuguese Association of Resource and Environmental Economics (AERNA) in collaboration with the Spanish Association for Energy Economics (AEEE) takes place from September 4th to September 6th, 2014. The conference program will cover all areas of environmental and resource economics, ranging from topics prevailing in the general debate, such as climate change, energy sources, water […]
Members of XREPP’s research group in Quantitative Urban and Regional Economics (QURE) coorganized the INFER Workshop in Urban and Regional Economics last September 4-5 at the Faculty of Business and Economics of Universitat Rovira i Virgili, in Reus. The workshop gathered researchers in Urban and Regional Economics. The workshop welcomed the internationally distinguished keynote speakers: Prof. Dr. […]
XREPP coorganizes with UBEconomics a seminar on economic history given by Florencia Araoz, from the University of the North -Santo Tomás de Aquino, UNSTA, Argentina, titled “Regional disparities in income per capita in Argentina in 1914”,on April 30th at 2 pm in “Sala de Recepcions” at the University of Barcelona.
XREPP and UBEconomics coorganize a short course and a seminar to be given by Gareth Myles, from the University of Exeter. Course: Social Security and the Pensions Crisis: A Short Course, Date: April 7th-8th-9th (9.30-13.00 am) Place: Sala de Recepcions, University of Barcelona http://www.ub.edu/ubeconomics/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Course-outline_Gareth-D.-Myles6.pdf Seminar: Dimensions of Tax Design: the Mirrlees Review Date: April 11th […]
CREIP hosted the 2nd PhD Workshop on Industrial and Public Economics (WIPE) in Reus (Catalonia, Spain) on the 13th-14th February 2014. WIPE aims to be an academic meeting where PhD students, young doctors, postdoc researchers and senior researchers could exchange experiences, research topics, ongoing projects and future research activities on the basis on the Industrial […]
Last February the 5th 2014 took place the Doctoral Day meeting at the University of Barcelona. Speakers and their works were the following ones: 1) Laura Carabotta (Universitat de Barcelona), Accuracy and econometric test: Analyzing national and international fiscal forecast in Italy 2) María Reyna Hernández (Universitat de Barcelona), Mexican Household expenditure patterns: Conspicuous Consumption, Investment […]
Last 30th September ended the European Project “EET. Economic e-Translations into and from European Languages. An Online Platform”, Life Long Learning Programma, Erasmus Sub Programme – Multilateral Projects Action (ref. 518297-LLP-2011-IT-ERASMUS-FEXI. The results of this project can be found at the following link http://eet.pixel-online.org/.