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Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor Manuel García-Santana (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE) and co-authors Jose Asturias (Georgetown University Qatar) and Roberto Ramos (Bank of Spain) have won the European Economic Association's 2020 Hicks-Tinbergen Medal for their paper, "Competition and the Welfare Gains from Transportation Infrastructure: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral of India." 

The paper provides major new insights on how to measure the welfare gains from infrastructure projects, decomposing these gains arising through a standard Ricardian channel, from those arising from improvements in allocative efficiency and markups terms of trade.

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Post-doc Jessica Rodriguez-Pereira recognized among top emerging operational researchers

Postdoctoral Researcher Jessica Rodriguez-Pereira (UPF and Barcelona GSE) has been recognized as one of 12 top young emerging researchers...

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Ruben Durante awarded BBVA Foundation grant for research on COVID-19 policies

A project by Professor Ruben Durante (ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE) is one of 20 selected by BBVA...

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Luigi Pascali awarded BBVA Foundation Leonardo Grant

Professor Luigi Pascali (UPF and Barcelona GSE) has been awarded a Leonard Grant by the BBVA Foundation....

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Manuel García-Santana awarded Ramón Areces Foundation grant to study public procurement

Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professor Manuel García-Santana (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE) has received a grant in the Ramón Areces...

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