PhD, University of Minnesota

Albert Marcet is ICREA Research Professor and Director of the Institute for Economic Analysis (IAE). He is AXA Research Chair on Macroeconomic Risk at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, where he is also Research Professor and Scientific Director of the Master Program in Macroeconomic Policy and Financial Markets.

Previously, Prof. Marcet was Professor at the London School of Economics (LSE) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF). He is a Fellow of the Econometric Society and Research Fellow of CEPR. He has also served as President of the Spanish Economic Association (2007).

In 2013, he received an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) for his project, Asset Prices and Macro Policy when Agents Learn.

Barcelona GSE Working Papers

Esther Hauk, Andrea Lanteri and Albert Marcet

Optimal Policy with General Signal Extraction

Katharina Greulich, Sarolta Laczó and Albert Marcet

Pareto-Improving Optimal Capital and Labor Taxes

Albert Marcet, Klaus Adam, Johannes Beutel and Sebastian Merkel

Can a Financial Transaction Tax Prevent Stock Price Booms?