ICREA Research Professor, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; CEPR Research Affiliate
Ruben Durante is ICREA Research Professor of Economics at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, affiliated faculty to the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics and the Institute for Political Economy and Governance, and Research Affiliate of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). He got his Ph.D. in Economics from Brown University in 2010. His main areas of research are political economy and media economics. He is the recipient of a five-year starting grant from the European Research Council. His work has been published in several top journals including the American Economic Review, the Journal of Political Economy, Management Science, the Journal of the European Economic Association, the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, and the Economic Journal.