Summer Forum Media Center 2019

The seventh BSE Summer Forum took place from June 10-22, 2019. Over 750 researchers from 216 institutions in 28 countries came to Barcelona to debate the present and future of the frontier of knowledge in Economics.

A total of 393 papers were presented in 27 workshops on topics across the spectrum of economic research. In this media center, you can find all the highlights and multimedia available from the Summer Forum:

Keynotes and invited speakers from all workshops

Listed alphabetically. Not all workshops had keynotes or invited speakers. See the workshop pages for the list of all speakers on each program.

Institutions with the most participants
Institution Participants Country
Federal Reserve System 13 US
Carnegie Mellon University 9 US
University of Chicago 9 US
London School of Economics 8 UK
University of Pennsylvania 7 US
Bank of Italy 6 Italy
Harvard University 6 US
Princeton University 6 US
University of Toronto 6 Canada
CEMFI 5 Spain
Columbia University 5 US
New York University 5 US
Stockholm School of Economics 5 Sweden
University of Oxford 5 UK
University of Warwick 5 UK
University of Zürich 5 Switzerland
Yale University 5 US
Central banks and international organizations

10 central banks represented

5 international organizations represented

Institutions outside Europe and US/Canada

Available multimedia

Videos are available for presentations by the following speakers:

  • Abhijit Banerjee (MIT) 
    Humanizing Network Economics
  • Patricia Cortés (Boston University)
    Globalization of Home Production and the Outcomes of Highly Skilled Native Women
  • Jordi Galí (CREI, UPF and BSE)
    Forward Guidance and the Exchange Rate
  • Gene Grossman (Princeton University) 
    Identity Politics and Trade Policy (with Elhanan Helpman)
  • Juan P. Nicolini (US Federal Reserve and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella)
    On the Risk of Leaving the Euro (with Manuel Macera and Albert Marcet)
  • Mirjam Reutter (University of Hohenheim)
    The Morning After: Prescription-Free Access to Emergency Contraceptive Pills (with Gregor Pfeifer)

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Summer Forum 2019

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Full list of workshops in the 2019 edition

Workshops are listed alphabetically. Select a workshop to view dates, organizers, and program details.

The event organizers this year were Professors Julian di Giovanni (ICREA-UPF, CREI and BSE Deputy Director for Research), Inés Macho-Stadler (UAB and BSE), and Jaume Ventura (CREI, UPF and BSE)

About the BSE Summer Forum

The Barcelona School of Economics organizes the BSE Summer Forum every year in June. The Summer Forum is a series of independent workshops that cover the main fields of Economics. Workshops are organized by BSE Affiliated Professors together with colleagues from dozens of institutions world-wide. The workshop topics are a reflection of the current debate across fields of Economics research. Presenters are junior, mid-career, and senior researchers.

The Summer Forum is one of the BSE research initiatives supported by the Severo Ochoa Research Excellence Accreditation.

Visit the Summer Forum home page for announcements about the 2020 edition