Master and PhD in Economics

Applications to the Master and PhD in Economics are now open. The deadline to be eligible for funding is 14 February 2017 and the final application deadline is 28 April 2017.

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  • 20/04/2017On April 24th, 25th and 26th, Josep Pijoan-Mas will deliver three master lectures on “New Technologies, Technical Change, and the Future of Employment” at the CaixaForum center in Madrid as part of the conference series of Cátedra “la Caixa” .
  • 18/04/2017Manuel Arellano appointed to the Scientific Committee of the Spanish Research Agency .
  • 06/04/2017CEMFI has been awarded a “María de Maeztu Unit of Excellence ” Distinction for 2017-2020. The award will provide 2 million euros in funding to build on the research initiatives that have established CEMFI as a leading graduate school in the field of economics.
  • 22/03/2017Applications for the CEMFI Summer School 2017 are now welcome. Its courses are announced here.

Selected recent publications

  • Agustin Casas, Yarine Fawaz and Andre Trindade,
    Surprise Me If You Can: The Influence of Newspaper Endorsements in US Presidential Elections,Economic Inquiry, 54 (2016), 1484-1498.
  • Paula Bustos, Bruno Caprettini and Jacopo Ponticelli,
    Agricultural Productivity and Structural Transformation. Evidence from Brazil,American Economic Review, 106 (2016), 1320-1365.
  • G. Azmat, Caterina Calsamiglia and N. Iriberri,
    Gender differences in response to big stakes,Journal of the European Economic Association, 14 (2016), 1372–1400.
  • D. Martinez-Miera and Rafael Repullo,
    Search for Yield,Econometrica, 85 (2017), 351-378.

Quick links & agenda

May 2017

25 April 2017 (13:30)

Banking and Finance Seminar

Benjamin Holcblat (Université du Luxembourg) presents On the Empirical Saddlepoint Approximation with Application to Asset Pricing

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26 April 2017 (13:30)

FIRMS Workshop

William Fuchs (UC3M) presents "Sentiment, Liquidity and Asset Prices"

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27 April 2017 (13:30)


Diego Puga (CEMFI) presents "Urban Growth and its Aggregate Implications" (with Gilles Duranton)

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