Libertad González and Sofia Trommlerová explore how a child benefit in Spain affected birth rates and abortions.
Juan-José Ganuza and Gerard Llobet argue that standard contracts do not provide incentives for firms to properly screen projects, resulting in the construction of unnecessary infrastructures (“white elephants”).
José G. Montalvo, Amedeo Piolatto and Josep Raya develop a fraud decision theory and test its implications with a unique Spanish dataset.
Edward Glaeser and Giacomo Ponzetto develop a model of the political economy of transportation investments.
Libertad González discusses her ERC Consolidator Grant project in this short video
Esther Hauk, Mónica Oviedo and Xavier Ramos examine the relationship between the citizens’ perception of corruption by public officials and their willingness to support public policy that is directed at reducing inequality.