PhD THESIS DEFENDED

The Barcelona Institute of Economics (IEB) is fully committed to training future researchers in the field. This means that the completion of PhD theses is one of the primary outcomes of the Institute’s research and training activities. The IEB hosts a large number of PhD students in Economics, and regularly convenes pre-doctoral research grants for those interested in undertaking a PhD thesis in the centre. In recent years, IEB researchers have supervised the following PhD theses:

 


 

 

PhD STUDENT THESIS TITLE PhD ADVISOR UNIVERSITY DEFENCE DATE

Maria Sanchez Vidal

Essays on Urban Economics

Jordi Jofre Monseny

Elisabet Viladecans Marsal

Universitat de Barcelona

01/04/2016

Sara Torregrosa Hetland

Tax System and Redistribution: The Spanish Fiscal Transition (1960-1990)

Alfonso Herranz Loncán
Alejandro Esteller Moré

Universitat de Barcelona

27/01/2016

Simón Planells Strusse

Essays on the Economics of Crime: Determinants of Crime in an Urban Context

Daniel Montolio Estivill

Universitat de Barcelona

05/05/2015

Luca Salvadori

Essays on Tax Administration

José M. Durán Cabré

Alejandro Esteller Moré

Universitat de Barcelona

27/04/2016

Gabriele Pellegrino

Essays on determinants effects of barriers to innovation

José García-Quevedo
Maria Savona

Universitat de Barcelona

01/12/2014

Elena Costas-Pérez

Essays on the political economy of local corruption

Albert Solé-Ollé
Pilar Sorribas-Navarro

Universitat de Barcelona

17/10/2014

Elisa Margarita Trujillo-Baute

The impact of EU regulation in network industries

Daniel Montolio Estivill Francesc Trillas Jane

Universitat de Barcelona

15/09/2014

Paula Salinas Peña

Essays on education decentralization

Albert Solé-Ollé

Universitat de Barcelona

19/06/2014

Edna Villarreal

Innovation and regional growth in Mexico: 2000-2010

Josep Ll. Raymond Bara
Andrés Rodríguez Pose

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

29/11/2013

Marta Curto-Grau

The political economy of the tactical allocation of public spending: evidence from Spain

Albert Solé-Ollé
Pilar Sorribas-Navarro

Universitat de Barcelona

21/05/2013

Miriam Hortas-Rico

The effects of urban sprawl on local budgets

Albert Solé-Ollé
Jorge Onrubia Fernández

Universidad Complutense de Madrid

15/02/2013

Javier García Estévez

Essays on universities and economic development

Martí Parellada Sabata
Néstor Duch Brown

Universitat de Barcelona

11/01/2013

Samuel de la Fuente Oliva

La influencia de la forma urbana en la movilidad: un análisis empírico para las áreas urbanas de Madrid y Barcelona

Anna Matas Prat

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

10/01/2013

José Luis Polo Otero

Essays on the economics of technology transfer

Martí Parellada Sabata Néstor Duch Brown

Universitat de Barcelona

29/05/2012 

Sergio Afcha

Evaluación de las ayudas públicas a la I+D en España

José García-Quevedo

Universitat de Barcelona

05/03/2012

Antonio di Paolo

Three essays on economics of education

Josep Ll. Raymond Bara Jorge Calero Martínez

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

20/05/2011

Pere Arqué Castells

Optimal R&D subsidy granting when state dependence exists 

José García-Quevedo

Universitat de Barcelona

24/10/2010