The Barcelona Graduate School of Economics is pleased to host the 42nd Simposio de la Asociación Española de Economía-Spanish Economic Association (SAEe), to be held in Barcelona, Spain, on 14 -16 December 2017.

The main goal of the Spanish Economic Association is the promotion and dissemination of scientific knowledge in economics through the organization of conferences, publications and any other activity that may further that aim. The Simposio brings together experts in all areas of economics every year in December. The Spanish Economic Association Job Market, intended for PhD graduates in economics, also meets during the Simposio.

Given some special circumstances, the registration period for presenting authors at the Symposium is EXTENDED until NOVEMBER 10th

Plenary Lectures will be given by Carlos Garriga (Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis), Barbara Petrongolo (Queen Mary University London) and Luisa Fuster (Universidad Carlos III). Juan Francisco Jimeno (Banco de España) will deliver the Presidential Address

President of the Spanish Economic Association
Juan Francisco Jimeno, Banco de España
Chair of Scientific Committee
Juan Rubio-Ramírez, Emory University
Chair of Local Committee
Julian di Giovanni, (ICREA-UPF, Barcelona GSE and CREI)
Organizing Committee
Joan Llull (UAB, MOVE, and Barcelona GSE) - Program Coordinator
Albert Banal-Estañol (UPF and Barcelona GSE) - Job Market Coordinator