Barcelona, Spain


online course
when 28 June 2021 - 9 July 2021
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 1100

Summer courses cover recent developments in different areas of banking, including theoretical and empirical aspects of banking, banking regulation and supervision, financial markets and payments systems. During the courses, the faculty are available to discuss research ideas and projects with the program participants.

Week 1 (June 28 - July 2, 2021)

Banking Theory ONLINE
Instructor: Xavier Freixas (UPF and Barcelona GSE)
Week 2 (July 5-9, 2021)

Empirical Tools/Applications in Banking and Macro-Finance ONLINE
Instructor: José-Luis Peydró (ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Course leader

It is directed by Xavier Freixas (UPF and Barcelona GSE) and José-Luis Peydró (ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE).

Target group

Who will benefit from this program?

Graduate students specializing in banking and financial markets
Faculty members or researchers
Central bankers and regulators wishing to brush up on their knowledge of the field and be exposed to the latest advances in academic research

Course aim

The schedule is designed to allow students to participate in all courses in the Banking 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. Starting in the 2020 edition, the Barcelona GSE Summer School will offer participants the possibility of being assessed for the purpose of requesting official credit transfers (ECTS).

Fee info

EUR 1100: Regular Fee
EUR 660: Reduced Fee


Reduced Fee applies for PhD or Master's students, Alumni of Barcelona GSE Master's programs, and participants who are unemployed.
Multiple course selection, groups and partner discounts are available.
10% EARLY BIRD discount before May 14, 2021