Geert Mesters


Geert Mesters is an Associate Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra and a Barcelona School of Economics Affiliated Professor. Between 2010 and 2014, he was a PhD student in econometrics and criminology at the VU University Amsterdam, Tinbergen Institute and The Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement.

Awards, Grants, and Honors

Working Papers


Open Access       Adam Lee and Geert Mesters

Locally Robust Inference for Non-Gaussian Linear Simultaneous Equations Models

Journal of Econometrics, Vol.240, No 1, March 2024, 10.1016/j.jeconom.2023.105647
Open Access
Régis Barnichon and Geert Mesters

A Sufficient Statistics Approach for Macro Policy Evaluation

American Economic Review, Vol.113, No 11, 2809–2845, November 2023, 10.1257/aer.20220581

Recognition Program

Christian Brownlees and Geert Mesters

Detecting Granular Time Series in Large Panels

Journal of Econometrics, Vol.220, No 2, 544-561, February 2021, 10.1016/j.jeconom.2020.04.013