Updates

Felipe Valencia at the site of one of the Jesuit missions on Guarani lands in South America

A paper by Felipe Valencia '15 (GPEFM) has been published in the Quarterly Journal of Economics and recently featured in The Washington Post. The paper, "The Mission: Economic Persistence, Human Capital Transmission and Culture in South America," won the Enrique Fuentes Quintana prize for best thesis in the Social Sciences in Spain.

Felipe Valencia got his PhD from GPEFM (UPF and Barcelona GSE) in 2015. He is now Assistant Professor in the Vancouver School of Economics at the University of British Columbia (Canada) and a Research Affiliate of IZA.

Other recent updates

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Alumni and student activities roundup April 2019

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

Second annual calçotada...

Alumni Platform
Trailwalker team photo

Barcelona GSE students walk 100km and raise over 1500€ for Oxfam Intermón

 

Report by Barcelona GSE Trailwalker team member Sebastián Alvarez Schlegel '19 (Finance)


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Oxfam Trailwalker team page
group of Unirunners

Alumni and student activities roundup Feb/March 2019

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

Trailwalker...

Alumni Platform
faculty

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