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, 12395 reads
Moving to Greenland in the face of global warming
16 January 2013, 18726 reads
Spatial disparities in India: Have Mumbai and Chennai become too congested?
13 June 2012, 12022 reads
Are the world’s megacities too big?
12 March 2011, 18543 reads
The geographic concentration of services
12 October 2007, 9685 reads
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke
- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji
- Debt, deleveraging, and the liquidity trap: A new modelKrugman