IDEAs Jamboree . IDEAs Jamboree is a full day event, ornanitzed every year since 2014. In 20 minutes slots, Bellaterra economists present ideas/questions in their research or fields of interest. IDEAs brings students and faculty closer together in an interactive and productive academic environment. All students, both in the Master´s and PhD Programs, attend. You can download the 2017 IDEAs Program here.
Reading and Advisor Groups (weekly). All PhD students participate in, at least, one advisor group. There are advisor and reading groups in Macroeconomics, Microeconomics and Applied Economics. Students present at least once per semester, enjoying a high level of student-faculty interaction and obtaining feedback to their research ideas as well as a stimulating environment. Advisor groups are open to master students as well.
Students’ Workshop (Thursdays at 5PM). Students share their research progress in a friendly environment. This is a workshop that is attended and run by students. Partial, ongoing and completed papers are welcome.