Updates

Times Higher Education

The Times Higher Education (THE), which produces one of the most prestigious and influential university rankings in the world, has published the 2018 edition of the ranking of young universities entitled Young University Rankings 2018, which includes the top two hundred institutions worldwide under 50 years old.

Both of the Barcelona GSE's founding universities were included in the list again this year and improved on their position in last year's ranking:

  • Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) is ranked 11th (up from 16th last year)
  • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) is ranked 13th (up from 18th last year)

Two factors that make these institutions stand out are their citations and internationalization. A post on the UPF's website provides a detailed explanation of how the rankings are determined.

Other recent updates

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Victoria Vanasco wins Banque de France-TSE Junior Prize in Monetary Economics and Finance

Victoria Vanasco (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE) has been awarded the Banque de France – Toulouse School of Economics...

Toulouse School of Economics
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Barcelona GSE is now included in QS Rankings for Economics & Econometrics

Starting in 2019, the QS World University Rankings by Subject will list graduate schools along with universities offering both undergraduate...

QS Rankings
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Open letter by Massimo Motta and more than 40 European industrial economists on "European champions" and merger enforcement

Barcelona GSE Research Professor and former European Commission Chief Competition Economist Massimo Motta has co-written the following open letter,...

Massimo Motta's website
Students and alumni on the ski slopes in Andorra

Alumni and student activities roundup, Winter 2018-19 edition!

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

Wine...

Alumni Platform