AQR-IREA is pleased to announce the 2023 Barcelona Workshop on Regional and Urban Economics, to be held in Barcelona on October 26th – 27th, 2023. The workshop will be focused on the global challenges that cities face, with a special focus on spatial dynamics, urbanisation and development. Methodological and empirical…
The UB|IREA Institute’s Annual Conference will take place on May 26th.
This year the conference will include the presentation of the 4 Working Papers awarded with the IREA Awards to the best DTs.
With the aim of boosting the Institute’s Working Papers collection (WP-IREA) and stimulating the most junior researchers, 4 awards of 500 euros have been granted to the best WP-IREA of the year. The four winning documents will be presented at the Institute’s annual conference that will take place next May. Congratulations Ignacio Garrón, Bernat Mallén, Maria Marino and M. Cristina López-Mayán!!!
Congratulations to our researchers Germà Bel and Montserrat Guillén listed in the 2nd edition of the Research.com ranking of the best economics and finance scientists in Spain!
UB Riskcenter is pleased to announce the 8th Workshop on Risk Management and Insurance Research, held in Barcelona on October 20-21, 2022.
AQR-IREA is pleased to announce the 2022 Barcelona Workshop on Regional and Urban Economics, to be held in Barcelona on October 6th – 7th, 2022.
Montserrat Guillen, Jessica Pesantez-Narvaez and Manuela Alcañiz from Riskcenter received second place in the Risks Journal 2020 Best Paper Awards.
AQR-IREA is conducting the 2021 Barcelona Workshop on Regional and Urban Economics. It will be held in Barcelona on October 21st – 22nd, 2021 under a hybrid format.
Date: January 28, 2022
Organised by: Institut d’Economia de Barcelona (IEB) and Grup de Recerca en Governs i Mercats (GiM, UB)
Place: Faculty of Economics of University of Barcelona (Av Diagonal 690, Barcelona)
Keynote speaker: Jos van Ommeren (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam).
GiM has been granted funding from AGAUR-Generalitat de Catalunya for the 2020 Pandemics Project titled “La sostenibilitat financera i ambiental del sistema de mobilitat en les grans àreas urbanes de Catalunya després de la Covid19”. Principal investigator: Daniel Albalate.