Spain, Barcelona

Labor Economics

when 26 June 2018 - 6 July 2018
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 1050

Labor related issues have been studied in the economics profession from a number of different angles.
This summer school offers courses that will cover recent developments within the macro-labor and micro-labor contexts. In each course, both theoretical and empirical aspects will be covered as well as economic policy. During the courses, faculty are available to discuss research ideas and projects with the program participants.

Course leader

It is directed by Maia G├╝ell, Professor of Economics at University of Edinburgh.

Target group

These courses should be of interest to graduate students or academics who want to expand their knowledge in the area and to practitioners interested in understanding the fundamentals of these issues.

Course aim

The goal of the Barcelona Labor Economics Summer School is to cover a wide range of topics in labor economics from a variety of perspectives.

The schedule of the Barcelona Labor Economics Summer School is designed to allow students to participate in all courses in the Competition program.

Courses can also be taken individually or in combination with courses in other BGSE Summer School programs, schedule permitting.

Credits info

At the conclusion of the Summer Schools, participants will receive a certificate for the number of hours attended. All Barcelona GSE courses require an average of twice the lecture hours for readings, pre-readings and class preparation. Interested students should check with their universities to see how these hours are transferable into ECTS credits.

Fee info

EUR 1050: Regular Fee
EUR 650: Reduced Fee


Reduced Fee applies to PhD/Masters students, including Barcelona GSE students.
Multiple course selection, alumni, groups and partner discounts are available.
EARLY BIRD discount if confirming by March 5, 2018

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