XREPP Doctoral Day 2016 - Final Programme

This is the yearly event where XREPP members meet and greet, plus a training event for the PhDs.


November 23, 2016 - 10:00


November 23, 2016 - 14:30


Sala de Recepcions, Universitat de Barcelona. Av. Diagonal 696, Barcelona   View map

XREPP is the Network of reference in Economics and Public Policies that assembles the main researchers from Catalonia’s universities in the economic design and evaluation of Public Policies.

XREPP’s Doctoral Day event welcomes all our PhD students, young and senior researchers, interested Master students, and invitees. This scientific gathering offers all our PhD students as well as other PhD students in the XREPP faculties a platform to present their doctoral work and receive comments from a discussant.

Final Programme:
Time Presenter Paper Discussant
Session 1 – Climate and Macro
10:00-10:30 Paloma Heredia Ruiz (UAB) The impact of weather variables on pesticide use for the case of Spain: A VAR-X analysis Lidia Andrés
10:30-11:00 Lidia Andrés (UAB) Driving factors of greenhouse gases emissions in the European transport sector German Forero
11:00-11:30 German Forero (UB) The effect of monetary and exchange rate institutions on the boom-bust cycle in stock markets: 1922-2015 Paloma Heredia Ruiz
11:30-12:00 Coffee Break
Session 2 – Education and Health
12:00-12:30 Dilara Tosu (UG) Choosing education and redistribution when parental education matters Helena Hernández-Pizarro
12:30-1:00 Helena Hernández-Pizarro (UPF) The effects of the long-term care benefits on mortality María Lombardi
1:00-1:30 María Lombardi (UPF) Teacher performance pay and student learning: Evidence from a nationwide program in Peru Dilara Tosu
1:30-2:30 Lunch

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