Development Economics Summer School

The Barcelona GSE Development Economics Summer School is new for 2019!

The Summer School in Development Economics will allow students to get acquainted with a real field work project ("Networks Panel in Village Malawi"). Students of the summer school will have the opportunity to participate in a workshop to discuss and develop the questionnaires that will be implemented in the new waves of the survey. This workshop will take place during the lunch breaks of Monday and Friday.

Course list for 2019

Three courses will be offered in the Development Economics Summer School:

Week 2 (July 8-12, 2019)

  • The Consequences of Uninsured Risk and the Role of Schooling in Economic Development
    Instructor: Mark Rosenzweig (Yale University)
  • Randomized Control Trials (RCTs) in Development Economics: Design and Data Analysis
    Instructors: Pamela Jakiela (Center for Global Development and University of Maryland) and Owen Ozier (World Bank)
  • Contracts and Networks in Poor Countries: Data, Tools and Theory
    Instructors: Francesco Carli (Deakin University), Pau Milan (MOVE, UAB and Barcelona GSE) and Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis (MOVE, UAB and Barcelona GSE)

Program director


Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis

PhD, University of Pennsylvania

MOVE, UAB and Barcelona GSE

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Early-bird registration and payment deadline: April 1, 2019

Fees and discounts

Fees vary by course based on the number of lecture hours and practical hours.

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