Interview with Cani Fernandez and Jorge Padilla

Cani Fernandez is a partner in Cuatrecasas, a law firm, where she heads the EU and Competition Law groups and the Brussels office. She advises leading Spanish and international companies on Spanish and EU competition law matters, including merger control and antitrust matters. She also advises companies, governments and EU Institutions on wider EU law … Continue reading Interview with Cani Fernandez and Jorge Padilla

TSE Alumni Article – Henry Bernard Moscoso Miranda

What is your position today, and what are you working on? I am currently a Professor of Industrial Organisation at the University of Barcelona (UB). My PhD in Economics duties involve teaching activities, as part of the PhD contract signed with UB. My PhD in Economics research is focused on development economics, industrial organisation and … Continue reading TSE Alumni Article – Henry Bernard Moscoso Miranda

On what we do not see

In recent years, the call for pluralism has been at the heart of the scientific debate in Economics. Whether you, as an economist, find yourself against or in favour of the development of a plural economics, it is with no doubt a matter of interest for the entire community. Advocates for pluralism are found not … Continue reading On what we do not see

The Empirical Revolution in Economics: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead*

The last 40 years have witnessed tremendous developments in empirical work in economics. In a recent paper, Josh Angrist and his coauthors show that the proportion of empirical work published in top journals in economics has moved from around 30% in 1980 to over 50% today. This is a very important and welcome trend. In … Continue reading The Empirical Revolution in Economics: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead*

Incentives in an online Q&A community

Imagine some student from around the world contacts you to get information about TSE programs. She is looking to apply for a Master in Economics, but the website is not fully informative (they have clearly no incentives to provide the cons). Are you going to reply? If so, how long will your message be? Would … Continue reading Incentives in an online Q&A community