Barcelona GSE Summer Forum: Workshop on ‘Geography, Economic Policy and Political Structure’

June 14, 2018

Organized by Dávid Nagy (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE), Giacomo Ponzetto (CREI, UPF, IPEG and Barcelona GSE) and Jaume Ventura (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE)

The workshop, jointly organized by the Centre de Recerca en Economia Internacional (CREI) and the Barcelona GSE will discuss recent theoretical and empirical studies on the spatial dimension of economic policy and political economy.

We welcome papers on theoretical and emprircal papers addressing issues including:

  • International trade policy, including goods and asset trade
  • Migration and its economic and political effects
  • The economics and politics of borders
  • Fiscal federalism and political decentralization
  • Terms-of-trade and enforcement externalities
  • The design of international institutions

Further information:


List of participants

Call for papers