Spain, Barcelona

Political Economy

when 27 June 2016 - 8 July 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 600

The Barcelona Political Economy Summer School offers courses on different topics in Political Economy and is taught by leading experts in the field. The courses cover theoretical and empirical aspects and are designed to provide students and researchers with knowledge of the most recent developments in the field. During the courses, instructors are available to discuss research ideas and projects with the program participants.

Course leader

The Barcelona Political Economy Summer School will be offered by the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics from June 29 to July 8, 2016. It is directed by Patricia Funk,, (UPF and Barcelona GSE) and Giacomo Ponzetto (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Target group

PhD and master students in Economics and Political Science (or other social sciences) who want to further their knowledge in theoretical and empirical political economyrnPre-doctoral students who are planning to pursue a research careerrnResearchers (in Economics and Political Science) who wish to get up to date with the latest developments in the field of political economyrnProfessionals and practitioners outside academia (e.g. officials in government and politics) who seek to deepen their academic knowledgern

Course aim

The schedule of the Barcelona Political Economy Summer School is designed to allow students to participate in all courses offered. However, courses can also be taken individually.

Fee info

EUR 600: Applies to PhD students, returning summer school participants and Barcelona GSE students / alumni.
EUR 1050: Regular fee