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MOVE collaborator Uri Gneezy interviewed in La Vanguardia

Uri Gneezy (University of California, San Diego) has been interviewed in "La Contra" of the newspaper La Vanguardia. Gneezy is a frequent visitor and close collaborator of MOVE fellow Pedro Rey-Biel. He also co-organized the MOVE Workshop on Gender Differences in Competitiveness and Risk Taking. Read the article here.

Jordi Massó has been elected as new Council Member of the Social Choice and Welfare Society

Move Fellow Jordi Massó and IDEA alumni Dolors Berga, elected as new Council Members of the Social Choice and Welfare Society. Read more.  

Pau Olivella has obtained the Royal Economic Society Prize 2013

MOVE Fellow Pau Olivella, together with IDEA alumni Marcos Vera, has been selected as winners of the Royal Economic Society Prize for their paper: ‘Testing for Asymmetric Information in Private Health Insurance’. Read more.  

Second MOVE-ISER Workshop starts

The II MOVE-ISER Workshops is being held next Wednesday, March 12, at UAB. Please find more information, including the program, here.

MOVE's advisory committee member Suzanne Scotchmer passed away

MOVE's advisory committee member Suzanne Scotchmer passed away on January 30, 2014.
Suzanne was a great theorist, a prominent scholar in the field of innovation economics, and a good friend. She had repeatedly visited Barcelona and contributed her energies and advise to our community. You can read more about her achievements here and here.

Nezih Guner’s Research featured in The Economist

MOVE fellow Nezih Guner’s Research featured in The Economist. Read the article here.

Jordi Caballé obtains a 2013 RecerCaixa grant

MOVE fellow Jordi Caballé obtains a 2013 RecerCaixa grant. Read more here.

Tomás Rodríguez Barraquer will be joining MOVE

Tomás Rodríguez Barraquer will be joining MOVE from Stanford University in November 2013.

MOVE Fellow Albert Marcet explains 2013 Nobel Laureates research

MOVE Fellow Albert Marcet will be giving this year’s UAB lecture, explaining the research on price information in financial markets by the 2013 Nobel Laurates in Economics Eugene F. Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert J. The lecture will be held in catalan on November 6th at 12.00 at Graus Room at the UAB Economics and Bussines Administration Faculty. More information here.

Postdoc positions at MOVE

New Post Doctoral Positions have been opened at MOVE. Find more information at Current Job Openings.

Upcoming events

XXIX Jornadas de Economía Industrial

Date: September 4-5, 2014
Organizers: Roberto Burguet, Ramon Caminal, Susanna Esteban, Rosa Ferrer, Juan José Ganuza, Pedro Rey-Biel
Call for papers: submit on-line


Recent events


Organizers: Carmen Bevià and Shigehiro Serizawa
Date: March 12, 2014
Venue: Campus de Bellaterra-UAB


VIII REDg Workshop

Date: September 19-20, 2013
Organizers: Nezih Guner, Omar Licandro and Albert Marcet
Program: dowload pdf


Researcher Spotlight

Tomás Rodríguez has recently joined MOVE as a Research Fellow. His research is in the field of microeconomic theory, and more specifically social networks. Currently Tomás is focusing his efforts on defining influence in non-cooperative models of peer effects, and on an empirically workable model that simultaneously contemplates peer effects and network formation.

Distinguished Visitor Lecture

Nobel prize winner professor James Heckman presented the First MOVE Distinguished Visitor Lecture.

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