PhD, University of Minnesota


Teresa Garcia-Milà is Professor at UPF and Director of the Barcelona GSE.

She is an economist specializing in Macroeconomics, Public Economics, and Regional Economics. Her research has been published in Economic Journal, The Review of Economics and Statistics, and Regional Science and Urban Economics, among others. She has served as President of the Spanish Economic Association (2014).

Professor Garcia-Milà has received numerous scholarships and grants throughout her career including an Andreas Scholarship from the University of Minnesota, a Fullbright/MEC scholarship and several grants from the Spanish Ministry of Education and Culture, the Government of Catalonia and the Bank of Spain.

Professor Garcia-Milà also has leadership experience in the private sector as a member of the board of Banc Sabadell; social involvement as member of the Directory Board of the Cercle d’'Economia association (1995-2013); as well as public sector advisory roles with public administrations at different levels.