Universidad Carlos III, Madrid and CEPR
Klaus Desmet is Professor of Economics at Universidad Carlos III. His research focuses on regional economics, international trade, economic growth, and diversity. He has held visiting positions at a number of institutions, including the University of Illinois, Stanford University and the Bank of Spain. He is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research. He was educated at the Université Catholique de Louvain (Business Engineering) and at Stanford University (PhD in Economics).
Articles by Klaus Desmet:
Unleashing growth: The decline of innovation-blocking institutions
18 May 2013, 8062 reads
Moving to Greenland in the face of global warming
16 January 2013, 14585 reads
Spatial disparities in India: Have Mumbai and Chennai become too congested?
13 June 2012, 7962 reads
Are the world’s megacities too big?
12 March 2011, 15191 reads
The geographic concentration of services
12 October 2007, 8153 reads
Reichlin, Turner, Woodford
- Fiscal consolidation: At what speed?Blanchard, Leigh
- Public debt and economic growth, one more timePanizza, Presbitero
- Escaping liquidity traps: Lessons from the UK’s 1930s escapeCrafts
- The lessons of the North Atlantic crisis for economic theory and policyStiglitz
- Rethinking macroeconomic policyBlanchard