from Prof. Marta Reynal-Querol, Program Director
"We offer a rigorous program for students who are curious, who aim at getting at the core of economic issues, and who have the will to work very hard."
Prof. Marta Reynal-Querol - Program Director
Marta Reynal-Querol is ICREA Research Professor at the Department of Economics and Business at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), which she joined in 2005.
She is also an Affiliated Professor at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
She holds a PhD in Economics from the London School of Economics (2001) and a Master with Honors from Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF).
She is member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Conflict Resolution and the European Journal of Political Economy.
She is also member of the Council of the European Economic Association (EEA).
She is a Research Fellow of the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).
holds an ERC Starting Grant obtained in the first call of the European Research Council
In 2011, she won the Banco Herrero Prize for the most outstanding Spanish economist under 40 years old.
She worked at the World Bank between 2001 and 2005.
Prof. Reynal-Querol's research
focuses on the causes of civil wars and genocides, conflict resolution and the aftermath of conflict; leaders and institutional reforms; aid effectiveness, and the economics of institutions.
has published in The American Economic Review
, American Political Science Review, Review of Economics and Statistics
, Economic Journal
, Journal of Economic Growth
, Journal of Development Economics
, the European Journal of Political Economy
, the Journal of Conflict Resolution
, Economic Letters