Teresa Garcia-Milà

Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
Deputy Director for Academic Programs

Julian di Giovanni
Deputy Director for Research

Marsel Meeuwsen
General Manager

Board of Trustees

Paulina Beato

Board Member Institutions

Scientific Council

Hugo Sonnenschein (University of Chicago)
Chair of the Scientific Council

The Barcelona GSE Scientific Council provides strategic guidance and works with us to ensure the quality and performance of our academic programs and research activities.

Daron Acemoglu (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Aloisio Araujo (IMPA and FGV, Rio de Janeiro)

Orley Ashenfelter (Princeton University)

Chong-En Bai (School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University)

Richard Blundell (University College London)

Mathias Dewatripont (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

Raquel Fernández (New York University)

Oliver Hart (Harvard University), NOBEL LAUREATE

James J. Heckman (University of Chicago), NOBEL LAUREATE

Bengt Holmström (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), NOBEL LAUREATE

Matthew Jackson (Stanford University)

Daniel Kahneman (Princeton University), NOBEL LAUREATE

Tim Kehoe (University of Minnesota)

Anne Krueger (The Johns Hopkins University)

Justin Yifu Lin (National School of Development, Peking University)

Robert Lucas (University of Chicago), NOBEL LAUREATE

Charles Manski (Northwestern University)

Juan Pablo Nicolini (US Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)

Edward Prescott (Arizona State University), NOBEL LAUREATE

Hélène Rey (London Business School)

John Roberts (Stanford University)

Alvin Roth (Stanford University), NOBEL LAUREATE

Ariel Rubinstein (Tel Aviv University and New York University)

Thomas Sargent (New York University), NOBEL LAUREATE

Christopher A. Sims (Princeton University), NOBEL LAUREATE

Robert Solow (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), NOBEL LAUREATE

Joseph Stiglitz (Columbia University), NOBEL LAUREATE

Nancy Stokey (University of Chicago)

Fabrizio Zilibotti (Yale University)

About the Barcelona GSE Scientific Council

17 Barcelona GSE Scientific Council members participate in 2019 activities

Barcelona GSE Scientific Council members

Among the activities was a roundtable with Nobel Laureates Robert E. Lucas (Chicago) and Edward C. Prescott (Arizona State), leading social media economist Matthew O. Jackson (Stanford), international trade expert Anne Krueger (Johns Hopkins), and labor market specialist Orley Ashenfelter (Princeton). The moderator for the discussion was Barcelona GSE Research Professor Inés Macho-Stadler (UAB and Barcelona GSE).

Units Committee

The Units Committee guides the development of the school’s research initiatives for scientific cooperation. It is composed of the directors of the Barcelona GSE academic units and chaired by the School’s Director.

Enriqueta Aragonès
Director of the Institute for Economic Analysis (IAE-CSIC)

Michael Creel
Head of the UAB Department of Economics and Economic History

Daniel Serra
Chair of the UPF Department of Economics and Business

Jaume Ventura
Director of the Center for Research in International Economics (CREI)

Academic Programs Committee

The Academic Programs Committee validates the master programs and follows their development. It also deals with the academic affairs of the school. The committee is composed of Barcelona GSE Affiliated Professors and chaired by the School’s Director.

Jose Apesteguia (ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Fernando Broner (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Jordi Caballé (UAB and Barcelona GSE)

Gábor Lugosi (ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Inés Macho-Stadler (UAB and Barcelona GSE)

Laura Mayoral (IAE-CSIC and Barcelona GSE)

Research Committee

The Research Committee supports the Director and Deputy Director for Research in assessing and improving the research activities developed by the Barcelona GSE, as well as proposing and designing new research activities that may be of interest to our community.

Larbi Alaoui (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Jordi Brandts (IAE-CSIC and Barcelona GSE)

José García-Montalvo (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Joan Llull (MOVE, UAB and Barcelona GSE)

Alberto Martín (CREI, UPF and Barcelona GSE)

David Pérez-Castrillo (UAB and Barcelona GSE)

Administrative Staff

Academic Affairs and Career Services

Helga Kirchner
Academic Affairs and Career Services Manager

Ariadna Barberà
Project Coordinator and Quality Analyst

Blanca Egido
Program Coordinator

Magdalena Grucza
Career Consultant

Marta Ledesma
Program Coordinator

Carlota Manchon
Program Coordinator

Laurence Penven
Career Consultant

Raquel Peula
Program Coordinator

Coral Ruano
Program Coordinator

Communications and Engagement

Joan Rubió
Communications and Engagement Manager

Dianet Bethencourt

Lupe Castro
Admissions Specialist

Sarah Grosvenor
Communications Specialist

Sira Mora
Marketing Specialist

Sandra Moro
Admissions Specialist

Jodi Neufeld
Communications Specialist

Marta Szlachta
Communications and Marketing Intern

Frederic Van Dyck
Alumni Relations Officer


Bruno Guallar
Research Manager

Sandra Fernández
Research Projects Coordinator

Marta Molina
Research Projects Coordinator

Anna Ventura
Research Events and Community Coordinator

Finance, Administration, and IT

Aurora Anguita
Financial Controller

Encarna Bretones
Accountant Assistant

Andrea Lacambra
Administrative Officer

María García

Saúl Fernández
IT Specialist

Roger Vilaret
IT Specialist