Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga

Research Fellow

Universidad Carlos III, Madrid



Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga joined the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid as an associate professor in December 2015 after working at the Institute for Economic Analysis (CSIC), FEDEA and the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. He received his Ph. D. in Economics from Columbia University in 2007. His main research interests include international migration, economic development and labor economics. His current work concentrates on the theoretical and empirical study of the determinants of international migration, the theory of international cooperation in migration policies and the causes and consequences of the Spanish immigration boom.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in July 2007 and became an IZA Research Fellow in January 2013.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 13083
published in: Journal of International Economics, 2020, 126, Article 103364
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13018
revised version published as 'Do applications respond to changes in asylum policies in European countries?' in: Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2022, 93, 103771
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10031
published in: Journal of Development Studies, 2017, 53 (11), 1822-1834
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9418
published in: IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2015, 4:23
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8683
published in: CESifo Economic Studies, 2015, 61 (3-4), 638-672
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7170
revised version published as "The European Crisis and Migration to Germany" in: Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2016, 60, 61–72
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7094
revised version published as 'The Size of the Cliff at the Border' in: Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2015, 51, 1-6
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5958
published in: Journal of Development Economics, 2013, 102, 79-100
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5765
Published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2014, 115, 94-108
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