Tag: Gerard Masllorens

Immigrant networks and trade flows: a detective approach

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‘It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.’ Sherlock Holmes, A Scandal in Bohemia Abstract:  In recent days, immigration is at the centre of the political debate. Nevertheless, opinions about this topic are too often founded in emotional… Read more »

QUANTAGG-EUTIP Workshop in International Economics

13th–14th December 2018, LMU Munich, Germany The Quantagg Research Group with the support of the EUTIP Network organised a workshop in international economics in Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Munich, on 13th and 14th of December 2018. The workshop brought together Economists (Professors and PhD Students) specialised in the area of International Trade.             Lead EUTIP researcher… Read more »

QUANTAGG-EUTIP Workshop in International Economics

Munich, 13th– 14th December 2018       The Quantagg Research Group with the support of the EUTIP Network is organising a workshop in international economics in Munich, on 13th and 14th of December. The workshop will include keynote lecture by Professor Esteban Rossi-Hansberg (Princeton University) on the location as an asset, Professor Gianmarco Ottaviano (Bocconi University and… Read more »

Three ESRs participated in the Ifo Institute annual Mountain Retreat

Three of our ESRs (Sonali Chowdhry, Jorge Soguero Escuer and Gerard Masllorens) together with Professor Felbermayr participated in the annual Mountain Retreat in International Economics organized by the Ifo Insitute Trade Group, on 24-26 September 2018. The mountain retreat aims at discussing recent, highly relevant papers in International Economics and trade, state-of-the-art econometric methods as… Read more »