PhD in Economics, Northwestern University, August 1984.
MPhil in Economics, Northwestern University, September 1981.
Licienciado en Ciencias Económicas, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, June 1977.
July 2006 – present: Director of the Max Weber Programme and Professor of Economics, European University Institute.
February 2011 – present: Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, Chairman of the BarcelonaGSE.
July 2006 – present: Professor of Economics. Department of Economics, European University Institute. Catedràtic de Teoria Econòmica (Full Professor in Economic Theory).
September 1994 – May 2000: Professor of Economics. Department of Economics, European University Institute. Catedràtic de Teoria Econòmica (Full Professor in Economic Theory).
June 1991 –present:Departament d’Economia i Empresa, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
1993 – present :Research Fellow, Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).
1992 – present : Research Fellow.,National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER).
“Competition, human capital and income inequality with limited commitment” (with V. Quadrini), Journal of Economic Theory, 2011.
“Nominal Debt as a Burden on Monetary Policy” (with J. Días-Giménez, G. Gionannetti and P. Teles), Review of Economic Dynamics, 2008.
“Aggregate Consequences of Limited Contract Enforceability” (with T. Cooley and V. Quadrini), Journal of Political Economy, 2004.
“Inside-Outside Money Competition” (with J.P.Nicolini and P.Teles), Journal of Monetary Economics, 2003.
“Convergence of Monetary Inflation Models with Heterogeneous Learning Rules,” (with G. Evansand S. Honkapohja), Macroeconomic Dynamics, 2001.
“Does a Constant Money Growth Rule Help Stabilize Inflation?: Experimental Evidence” (joint with S. Sunder) Carnegie–Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, 43, 111–156. 1995.
“Indeterminacy of Equilibria in a Hyperinflationary World: Experimental Evidence,” (joint with S. Sunder) Econometrica, 61, 1073–1107. 1993.