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Solé-Ollé, Albert

Department of Economics – Section of Political Economy, Public Economy and Spanish Economy – Faculty of Economics and Business - Universitat de Barcelona

Director of the Fiscal Federalism Research Program
Researcher (IEB)
Professor (Universitat de Barcelona)

Email Adress: asole@ub.edu

Phone: (+34) 93 403 99 63

Web: albertsoleolle.wordpress.com

Relevant outputs:

Does electoral competition curb party favoritism


Curto, M.; Solé-Ollé, A.; Sorribas, P. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 10(4), 378-407, 2018.

Partial fiscal decentralization and educational outcomes. A difference-in-differences analysis for Spain


Salinas, P.; Solé-Ollé, A. Journal of Urban Economics 107, 31-46, 2018.

'Ghost citizens': Using notches to identify manipulation of population-based grants


Foremny, D.; Jofre-Monseny, J.; Solé-Ollé, A. Journal of Public Economics 154, 49-66, 2017.

Do political parties matter for land use policies?


Solé-Ollé, A.; Viladecans-Marsal, E. Journal of Urban Economics, 78, 42-56, 2013.

Pork-barrel politics in semi-democracies: the Spanish ‘Parliamentary roads’, 1880-1914


Curto, M.; Herranz A.; Solé-Ollé, A. Journal of Economic History 72(3), 771-796, 2012.

Lobbying, political competition and local land supply: recent evidence from Spain


Solé-Ollé, A.; Viladecans, E. Journal of Public Economics 96(1–2), 10-19, 2012.

The effects of partisan alignment on the allocation of intergovernmental transfers. Difference-in-differences estimates for Spain


Solé-Ollé, A.; Sorribas, P. Journal of Public Economics 92 (10), 27-56, 2008.

Expenditure spillovers and fiscal interactions: empirical evidence from local governments in Spain


Solé-Ollé, A. Journal of Urban Economics 59(1), 32-53, 2006.

The regional allocation of infrastructure investment: the role of equity, efficiency and political factors


Castells, A.; Solé-Ollé, A. European Economic Review 49(5), 1165-1205, 2005.

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Topics of interest

Fiscal federalism

Local public finance

Political Economy

Urban economics


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