Institute of Political Economy and Governance


News

Maria Petrova elected to EEA Council

Maria Petrova has been elected to the Council of the European Economic Association for the 2019-2023 term. Full list of EEA officers

J-PAL awards funding for IPEG project on Career Incentives in the Public Sector

In January 2019, J-PAL’s Governance Initiative awarded funding for the project “Career Incentives in the Public Sector: Evidence from the Sierra Leonean CHW Program” submitted by Erika Deserranno, Gianmarco León, …

Gianmarco León awarded Ramón y Cajal Fellowship

Gianmarco León has been awarded a Ramón y Cajal Fellowship for the period 2019-23.

Maria Petrova awarded ERC Starting Grant

Maria Petrova has received an Starting Grant from the European Research Council for her project, “The Rise and Fall of Populism and Extremism.” In the project, she will test empirically if …

Gianmarco León wins SIOE Best Paper Award

This August, the Oliver Williamson Best Conference Paper Award for the best paper delivered at the conference was awarded to “Vertical Integration, Supplier Behavior, and Quality Upgrading among Exporters” by …

J-PAL funds IPEG project on Performance Based Incentives

In May 2018, J-PAL’s Governance Initiative awarded funding for the project “Performance Base Incentives in Multi-Layered Organizations: Evidence from Sierra Leonean Community Health Workers” submitted by Erika Deserranno, Philipp Kastrau, …

15th Annual Media Economics Workshop (October 6-7, 2017)

The Media Economics Workshop is designed to foster research on the economics of media markets and media policy.

Ruben Durante awarded ERC Starting Grant

Ruben Durante, “Independence and quality of mass Media in the InteRnet AGE (MIRAGE)” Professor Ruben Durante is an Associate Professor at UPF and Affiliated Professor at IPEG. His ERC project examines how …

Conference on Development in the Face of Global Inequality (May 11-13, 2017)

In May 2017, IPEG participated in the Conference on Development in the Face of Global Inequality.

Maria Petrova, new co-editor of Journal of Public Economics

Maria Petrova, new co-editor of Journal of Public Economics https://www.journals.elsevier.com/journal-of-public-economics/editorial-board