visit KNUST (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology) in Kumasi (Ghana)

Last January, the head of the department, Iñigo Iturbe, and the Coordinator of the MSc in Quantitative Economics, M. Angeles Carnero, visited KNUST (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology) in Kumasi (Ghana). The visit was part of the Erasmus + teaching staff mobility program, that both University of Alicante and KNUST have since 2019.…

Astrophysics, Archeology and Economics, this is the three Prometheus projects of the UA run by three women

Three researchers lead the only projects of the Prometheus program for research groups of excellence – Prometheus 2019, public plan funded by the Department of Education, Research, Culture and Sports of the Generalitat Valenciana. Star Astrophysics, with Amparo Marco, Archeology, with Sonia Gutiérrez, and Economy, with Carmen Herrero, receive public grants from the regional government.…

José García-Montalvo (2019 Rey Jaime I Laureate) visits our department

Professor José García-Montalvo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2019 Rey Jaime I Laureate) visited our Department on November 21st, 2019. Professor García-Montalvo presented a seminar entitled “Gender and credit risk: a view from the loan officer’s desk” at 14:30. In the morning, he participated in a debate on “Economía y big data en la era de las…

Workshop for the presentation of the doctoral agreement between IMT-Lucca and UA-FAE

Workshop for the presentation of the agreement between IMT-Lucca and UA-FAE   Friday, October 18 from 11:30 to 13:00   Place: Aula Vicens Vives   11:30 Welcome Remarks by Lola Collado 11:40 Presentation of the Agreement between IMT and UA of co-tutorship and double PhD degree by Massimo Riccaboni 12:00 Ennio Bilancini (IMT), “Does Focality…

Inaugural Lecture of the MSc in Quantitative Economics and the PhD in Economics

The Inaugural Lecture of the MSc in Quantitative Economics (QED) and the PhD in Economics, took place on Wednesday, September 25 at 5:00 p.m. in the Sala Polivalente del MUA  at the Universidad de Alicante. The Inaugural Conference was given by a former PhD graduate, Ana I. Moro-Egido, a professor at Universidad de Granada, with the…