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Event: Workshop

IX Workshop on Economics of Education

Keynote Speaker: Stephen Machin (London School of Economics, Centre for Economics Performance)

Keynote Speaker: Peter Dolton (University of Sussex & National Institute of Economic and Social Research))

Inici: setembre 13, 2018 Fi: setembre 14, 2018

SALA DE RECEPCIONS of the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Barcelona (John M Keynes, 1-11 - Barcelona).


The intended aim of this workshop is double: on the one hand, to establish and share the theoretical and methodological knowledge frontier of economics of education. On the other hand, to have access to a diversity of applied studies in which different methodologies are used. Both macro and micro-economic topics are of interest. The Workshop especially welcomes research that applies advanced econometric techniques. Although the Workshop focuses on empirical papers, theoretical studies are also welcome. The accepted papers (10) will be presented in plenary sessions that will complement the two keynote speakers’ presentations.

Institucions organitzadores

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Keynote Speakers

Stephen Machin (London School of Economics, Centre for Economics Performance)
Peter Dolton (University of Sussex & National Institute of Economic and Social Research)
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Topics of interest

Policy Evaluation

Education inequalities

Labor market



Competence acquisition

Lifelong learning


Non-monetary benefits


School Autonomy & Leadership

Teacher’s quality

Social Media

University Financing & Access

Company training


Deadline for submission of papers:

June 9, 2018
Deadline for acceptance of papers:

June 22, 2017
Early registration:

June 1 to July 25, 2018
Late registration:

July 26 to September 10, 2018


Scientific Committee

Jorge Calero

(Universitat de Barcelona & IEB)

Oriol Escardíbul

(Universitat de Barcelona & IEB)

Toni Mora

(Universitat Internacional de Catalunya & IEB)

Martí Parellada

(Universitat de Barcelona & IEB)

Raúl Ramos

(AQR-IREA, Universitat de Barcelona)

Josep Lluís Raymond

(Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona & IEB)


September 13-14, 2018


You can make a bank transfer to:

IBAN ES58 2100 5731 7402 0023 6875

The proof of bank transfer must be sent by email to:

Early registration is 200€

Late registration 300€

Co-authors: 150€

PhD students: 100€.

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