Carlos J. Serrano is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Business at UPF and an affiliated professor of the Barcelona GSE. Before coming to Pompeu Fabra, Serrano taught at the University of Toronto (2005-2012), University of Minnesota (2002-2004), and was a Research Analyst at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (2002-2005). Serrano received his doctorate degree from University of Minnesota in 2006. Professor Serrano's research has been in the Economics of Innovation and Technological Change, Entrepreneurship, and Finance.
Serrano is a Research Associate at the Research Institute for International Business (RIIB) at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, since 2012. He was appointed Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic of Research (NBER) in 2006. Serrano was a Research Fellow at the Bank of Spain during the academic year 2014-15.