Nezih Guner


               ICREA Research Professor at MOVE (Markets, Institutions and Votes in Economics)


            Adjunct Faculty, Department of Economics and Economic History, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona


            Research Professor, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics


            European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant Holder, 2010-2015.


            I am the Editor of SERIEs (Journal of the Spanish Economic Association)  and an Associate Editor of   Journal of Population Economics   and Journal of Demographic Economics


            I teach at International Master and Doctorate in Economic Analysis (IDEA) at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

            I also direct Economics of Public Policy New Master Program at Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

            Phone: 34-93-581 3068       Fax: 34-93-581 2012         E-mail:


Current Research       Publications         CV 


Heterogeneity and Government Revenues: Higher Taxes at the Top?  (with Martin Lopez Daneri and Gustavo Ventura), Journal of Monetary Economics, 80 (June 2016), 69-85.


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Firm Dynamics, Job Turnover, and Wage Inequality in an Open Economy  (with Kerem Cosar and James Tybout), American Economic Review, March 2016, 106(3): 625-63.


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Family Economics Writ Large  (with Jeremy Greenwood and Guillaume Vandenbroucke)

             A survey of the macroeconomic literature on family economics.

            WATCH TEDx Barcelona talk on macroeconomic approach to family economics


Marriage and Health: Selection, Protection and Assortative Mating  (with Yuliya Kulikova and Joan Llull)

(previously titled as "Does Marriage Make You Healthier?")


            Read the Economist Blog feature on this article

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            Read the "Nada es Gratis" feature on this article (in Spanish)

            Read the interview with Nezih Guner on this article in La Vanguardia (in Spanish)


Managers and Productivity Differences (with Andrii Parkhomenko and Gustavo Ventura)

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Optimal Spatial Taxation: Are Big Cities Too Small? (with Jan Eeckhout)


            Read Barcelona GSE Focus feature on this article





Childcare Subsidies and Household Labor Supply  (with Remzi Kaygusuz and Gustavo Ventura)