PhD Job Market Candidates in the BSE Research Community 2023-24

portraits of the job market candidates

The two doctoral programs in the Barcelona School of Economics research community are the International Doctorate in Economic Analysis at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (indicated below as UAB-IDEA and BSE) and the PhD Program in Economics, Finance, and Management at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (indicated below as UPF and BSE).

Here are the PhD candidates in the BSE community who are on the job market this year:


Diego Bohórquez (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: International Macroeconomics, International Finance, Monetary Policy

Job Market Paper:
The United States as the International Lender of Last Resort

Advisors: Luca Fornaro (CREI, UPF and BSE) and Alberto Martin (CREI, UPF and BSE)

Konstantin Boss (UAB-IDEA and BSE)

Research Interests: Applied Time Series Econometrics, Climate Change, Non-Linear Modeling, Forecasting

Job Market Paper:
What Goes Around, Comes Around: The US Climate-Economic Cycle

Advisor: Luca Gambetti (UAB and BSE)

Josefina Cenzón (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Finance, Behavioral Economics, Household Finance

Job Market Paper:
Credit Market Experiences and Macroeconomic Expectations:Evidence and Theory

Advisors: Vladimir Asriyan and Alberto Martin (CREI, UPF and BSE)

Ignacio Crespo (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Macroeconometrics, Financial Econometrics, Time Series / Forecasting, Machine Learning

Job Market Paper:
Superior Predictive Ability in Unstable Environments with an Application to Downside Risk Forecasts

Advisor: Christian Brownlees (UPF and BSE)

Shubhdeep Deb (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Market Power, Labor Economics, Search Theory

Job Market Paper:
How Market Structure Shapes Entrepreneurship and Inequality

Advisor: Jan Eeckhout (ICREA-UPF and BSE)

Daniel Dejuan (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Financial Reporting and Disclosure, Bank Accounting, Financial Intermediation

Job Market Paper:
Processing Forward-Looking Loan Loss Provisions: Evidence from the Adoption of the CECL model

Advisor: Javier Gómez Biscarri (UPF and BSE)

Lauri Esala (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Production Networks, Computational Methods, Heterogeneous Firms

Job Market Paper:
Supply Chain Dynamics with Search Frictions

Advisors: Isaac Baley (UPF and BSE) and Edouard Schaal (CREI, UPF and BSE)

Yameng Fan (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Labor, Spatial Economics, Firm Dynamics, Political Economy

Job Market Paper:
Market Power and Political Connections (with Feng Zhou)

Advisors: Jan Eeckhout (ICREA-UPF and BSE) and Edouard Schaal (CREI, UPF and BSE)

Marta García-Rodríguez (UAB-IDEA and BSE)

Research Interests: Expectations, Learning, Labor Economics and Applied Time Series

Job Market Paper:
The Role of Wage Expectations in the Labor Market

Advisor: Albert Marcet (ICREA-CREI, UPF and BSE)

Jiaming Huang (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Econometrics, Macroeconomics

Job Market Paper:
Quasi-Bayesian Inference for Grouped Panels

Advisor: Geert Mesters (UPF and BSE)

Claudia Meza Cuadra (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Applied Microeconomics, Labor Economics, Gender Economics

Job Market Paper:
Videogames and the Gender Gap in Computer Sciences

Advisor: Libertad González (UPF and BSE)

Vladislav Morozov (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Econometrics of Heterogeneity, Panel Data Econometrics

Job Market Paper:
Estimating the Moments and the Distribution of Heterogeneous Marginal Effects Using Panel Data

Advisors: Christian Brownlees (UPF and BSE) and Kirill Evdokimov (UPF and BSE)

Milan Quentel (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Environmental Economics, Economic Geography, Public Economics, Applied Economics

Job Market Paper:
Gone with the Wind: Renewable Energy Infrastructure, Welfare, and Redistribution

Advisors: Albrecht Glitz (UPF and BSE) and Maria Petrova (ICREA-UPF and BSE)

Gianmarco Ruzzier (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Banking, Corporate Finance, Macro-Finance

Job Market Paper:
Specialized Banks and the Transmission of Monetary Policy: Evidence from the US Syndicated Loan Market

Advisors: Andrea Caggese (UPF and BSE) and Filippo Ippolito (UPF and BSE)

Christoph Semken (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Applied Microeconomics, Environmental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Public Economics

Job Market Paper:
The Marginal Impact of Emission Reductions: Estimates, Beliefs and Behaviour

Advisor: Jose Apesteguia (ICREA-UPF and BSE)

Evangelia Spantidaki (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, Matching Personality Traits

Job Market Paper:
How Narcissists Match and Play in Games

Advisor: Larbi Alaoui (UPF and BSE)

Andrea Sy (UPF and BSE)

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Macro-Finance, Entrepreneurship, Firm Dynamics

Job Market Paper:
Credit and Firm Growth

Advisor: Andrea Caggese (UPF and BSE)

Boyao Zhang (UAB-IDEA and BSE)

Research Interests: Macroeconomics, Macro Policy, Growth and Development, Firm Dynamics

Job Market Paper:
Aggregate Effect of Special Economics Zones: A Firm Dynamics Model with Endogenous Entry, Exit and Location Choices

Advisor: Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis (UAB and BSE)