As governments and institutions around the world take emergency action to slow the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, economists are doing their part by analyzing the economic impact of the pandemic, and by exploring policy interventions that can minimize that impact.

Here we collect articles and research by Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professors on topics related to the economics of coronavirus. Entries are listed chronologically beginning with the most recent.

Most recent analysis

Analysis from previous weeks

Week of May 18
Week of May 11
Week of May 4
Week of April 27
Week of April 20
Week of April 13
Week of April 6
Week of March 30
Week of March 23
Week of March 16
Week of March 9

Note: this list will be updated as the global health situation evolves and new material becomes available. Affiliated Professors are encouraged to share their work with us so we can add it to this list.

We invite comments and discussion on the economics of coronavirus over on the Barcelona GSE Focus.

Join the discussion on Barcelona GSE Focus

Other recent updates

download the white paper

Career Services White Paper: COVID-19 and the job search

The Career Services team at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics has released a free white paper, ...


Jordi Galí named Foreign Honorary Member of the American Economic Association

Barcelona GSE Research Professor Jordi Galí (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE) has been named a Foreign Honorary Member of...

American Economic Association
journal cover

Manuel García-Santana awarded EEA Hicks-Tinbergen Medal

Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor Manuel García-Santana (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE) and co-authors Jose Asturias (Georgetown University Qatar) and Roberto Ramos...

European Economic Association
journal cover

Victoria Vanasco wins Journal of Financial Intermediation "Best Paper Award"

Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor Victoria Vanasco (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE) has won the 2019 Journal of Financial Intermediation "Best...

Journal of Financial Intermediation