Inés Macho-Stadler

UAB and Barcelona GSE


PhD, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales

Inés Macho-Stadler is Professor of Economics at UAB, Barcelona GSE Research Professor, and Research Fellow at MOVE and CESIfo.

Her research interests are in Economics of Information, Economics of Science and Innovation, and Game Theory. She is currently involved in research related with incentives in health economics, the financing of startups, and proposing cooperative solution for sharing the surplus. She has published in leading journals such Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Health Economics, Management Science, and Games and Economic Behavior. She has been a visiting professor at many universities, such as the University of Copenhagen, the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and the University of Osaka.

Among other duties, she has been Head of the area of Economics for the Agencia Nacional de Evaluación y Prospectiva - ANEP (2001-2003); member of the CNEAI Committee for Economics (2010, 2011) and President (2012); member of the Advisor Scientific Council of the AERNA (since 2012); member of the council the Observatoire Français des Conjuctures Économiques - OFCE (since 2013), member of the Advisory Council of "la Caixa" Research Department (2008-2011), and member of ISAC (the International Scientific Advisory Committee) of bc3, 2009-2015. She has also been president of the Asociación Española de Economía (2005).

She has been the director of the IDEA Doctoral Program for the academic years 2006-2007, 2007-2008 and 2017-2018. She is fellow of the European Economic Association (EEA), the Spanish Economic Association (EEA), and elected member of the Academia Europaea.