Albert Marcet

Professor of Economics, London School of Economics

Albert Marcet graduated in Economics from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (1982) and earned his PhD in Economics at the University of Minnesota (1987). He is currently a Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and member of CEP. He has also been a Research Professor at the Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (Barcelona), a Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) (1990-2003) and Associate Professor at Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh (1986-1991). He has been a visitor at the ECB, London Business School, CEMFI (Madrid), the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona.

At the London School of Economics he teaches Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics and Applied Research. He has published widely in a variety of topics, including analysis of fiscal policy, government debt, stock market volatility, hyperinflations, economic fluctuations, solution techniques for dynamic stochastic models, models of learning about expectations, models of heterogeneous agents, time series econometrics and Bayesian VAR's.

He has been an Adviser at European Central Bank and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. He has served on the editorial boards of Economic Journal, Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Monetary Economics, among other journals. He has been President of the Spanish Economic Association, member of the scientific advisory committees of IHS (Vienna), BGSE and MOVE (Barcelona) and member of Economics Job Market.

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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey