Updates

3rd Workshop of the European Network for Collaboration in Kidney Exchange Programmes (ENCKEP)

Representatives from national Kidney Exchange Programmes (KEPs) in more than a dozen European countries participated in the third ENCKEP workshop, which took place at Ciutadella Campus (UPF) on September 28-29, 2017.

The workshop brings together policy makers, clinicians and optimization experts to exchange best practices and scientific state of the art with national KEPs, develop a jointly used common framework for data and optimization, develop and test a prototype for transnational KEPs, and to stimulate European policy dialogue.

The local organizers were Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professors Flip Klijn (IAE-CSIC and BGSE) and Helena Ramalhinho Lourenço (UPF and BGSE). The event was sponsored by the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020 and Universitat Pompeu Fabra (logistic support).

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New paper in American Economic Review by Ruben Durante featured in Washington Post

The Washington Post recently featured research from a new paper in American Economic Review by Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor Ruben...

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Alumni and student activities roundup Summer 2019

Here's a recap of the community activities organized by the Barcelona GSE and alumni community during Summer 2019:

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Professor Xavier Cuadras appointed Director of Idescat, the Statistical Institute of Catalonia

Xavier Cuadras (UPF and Barcelona GSE) has been appointed Director of Idescat, the Statistical Institute of Catalonia,...

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