Master in Economics and Finance

The Master in Economics and Finance taught at CEMFI is an official degree offered jointly with Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo (UIMP). It involves two full-time years of study, is taught in English, and prepares students for a wide range of academic and professional careers.

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  • 18/03/2014The 2014 edition of CEMFI Summer School will accept applications until June 15. Its courses are announced here.
  • 11/02/2014Rosario Crinò has recently been appointed Research Affiliate of the Centre for Economic Policy Research; eight other CEMFI professors are CEPR Research Fellows.
  • 04/02/2014Samuel Bentolila writes in on the effect of the credit crunch on job destruction in Spain.
  • 28/01/2014CEMFI and Fundación ICO have signed an agreement to finance the studies of two Chinese students of the 2014-2016 edition of the Master in Economics and Finance. (Details , in Chinese )

Recent publications

  • Claudio Michelacci and Fabiano Schivardi,
    Does Idiosyncratic Business Risk Matter for Growth?,Journal of the European Economic Association, 11 (2013), 343-368.
  • David Autor and David Dorn,
    The Growth of Low-Skill Service Jobs and the Polarization of the U.S. Labor Market,American Economic Review, 103 (2013), 1553-1597.
  • Javier Mencía and Enrique Sentana,
    Valuation of VIX Derivatives,Journal of Financial Economics, 108 (2013), 367-391.
  • Monica Martinez-Bravo,
    The Role of Local Officials in New Democracies: Evidence from Indonesia,American Economic Review, 104 (2014), 1244-1287.


April 2014

29 April 2014 (13:30 h)

FIRMS Workshop

Jacques François Thisse (Université catholique de Louvain) presents "Toward a theory of monopolistic competition"

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5 May 2014 (13:30 h)

Econometrics Workshop

Maximilian Kasy (Harvard University) presents Who wins, who loses? Tools for distributional policy evaluation

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7 May 2014 (13:30 h)

FIRMS Workshop

Vincenzo Denicolò (University of Leicester) presents Exclusive contracts and market dominance (with Giacomo Calzolari)

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8 May 2014 (17:00 h)

CEMFI Seminar

Gilat Levy (London School of Economics) presents "Correlation neglect, voting behaviour and polarization"

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