July 18, 2012

AGAUR research stages calls

The Catalan Agency for Management of University and Research Grants (AGAUR) published the calls to finance research stages (BE-DGR), either for predoctoral or postdoctoral students. The applications can be submitted until July 17th 2012. Further information at AGAUR webpage.

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July 5, 2012

7th FP People calls informative session

UB Economics offers an open informative session to  know in depth the following 7th Framework Program People calls: Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowships for Career Development (IOF), Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowships (IIF), Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowships for Career Development (IEF) all of them with the deadline 16th August 2012. The session will take place next thurday 5th July and will be taught by International Resarch Projects Office of Universitat…

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June 25, 2012

UB Economics public launch

UB Economics project will be presented next June 25th at 12pm at Aula Magna of the Faculty of Economics and Business. University of Oxford professor Anthony Venables will give the opening lecture ‘‘Why cities do well: understanding the urban economy’

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June 7, 2012

Researcher’s mobility call

EURIAS Fellowship Programme for international researcher mobility. The call to submit applications is open until next June 7th. More information on EURIAS website

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June 5, 2012

II Workshop on Urban Economics

The Barcelona Institute of Economics (IEB) will host its second workshop on Urban Economics on the 4th and 5th June 2012. The aim of the workshop is to bring together original research in the area of urban economics. Both theoretical and empirical papers are welcome. The accepted papers will be presented in parallel sessions that will be complemented with three 3 plenary sessions. You can find more information here.

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May 21, 2012

Pasqual Maragall research grants

The Pasqual Maragall Chair of Economy and Territory opens the 2012 announcement of two Research grants for young researchers. Each grant is endowed with 5,000 euros. The deadline for submission of applications is May 21st, 2012 (inclusive). More information on

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May 15, 2012

UB improves in Tilburg Ranking

Universitat de Barcelona improves in 2011 its Tilburg University Worldwide Economics Schools Research Ranking. The Faculty of Economics and Business is among the Top 100 European Universities in economics. More information on Tilburg ranking website

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