Ramon Marimon


Welcome to my website

I am Professor of Economics and Pierre Werner Chair at the European University Institute (on leave from the Universitat Pompeu Fabra). Chairman of the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (2011 - ) and Research Fellow of CEPR and NBER. Former President of the Society of Economic Dynamics (2012 - 2015) and of the Spanish Economic Association (2004), Director of the Max Weber Programme of the EUI (2006 - 2013) and Chair of the European Economic Association Standing Committee on Research (2008 - 2011). I was Secretary of State for Science and Technology in Spain (2000 - 2002) and had served in several Expert Groups advising the European Commission on R&D and Higher Education policy. I was a co-founder of UPF and first Director of CREi, and had been Assistant and Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota, after getting my PhD at Northwestern University (1984). My research interests include Macroeconomics, Monetary Theory, Contract Theory, Learning Theory and Labor Theory, with a special emphasis on European economic issues. My research has been published in Econometrica, Journal of Political Economy, American Economic Review, Journal of Economic Theory, Review of Economic Dynamics, and other journals.

I am the Scientific Coordinator of the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Action “A Dynamic Economic and Monetary Union" (ADEMU), which will have its Final Conference at the EUI on May 9-10, 2017.

On this site you will find information about my current research, publications, courses, and other items that may interest you. On the linked sites you will find more information about my current work and projects.

Contact Details

Professor of Macroeconomics
Economics Department
European University Institute
Villa La Fonte
Via delle Fontanelle 18
I-50014 San DOmenico di Fiesole (FI)
Tel. (39) 055 4685 911
Fax (39) 055 4685 902

Administrative Assistant: Julia Valerio,
Tel. (39) 055 4685 954 julia.valerio@eui.eu


Pierre Werner Chair
Robert Schuman Centre
European University Institute
Villa Raimondi
Tel. (39) 055 4685 867
Administrative Assistant: Sarah St John
Tel. (39) 055 4685 817