Francesc Ortega is the Dina Axelrad Perry Professor of Economics at Queens College of the City University of New York. His previous appointments were Assistant and Associate Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra. His research is on migration, the economic effects of climate change and the sources of gender inequality in the labor market..

Francesc received his PhD in Economics from New York University, in 2004.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in March 2008.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8342
published as 'Immigration, assimilation, and the future of public education' in: European Journal of Political Economy, 2018, 52 (C), 141-165
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7778
published in: Barry Chiswick and Paul Miller (eds.): Handbook on the Economics of International Migration, 1B, 2014
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7325
published as 'Openness and Income: The Roles of Trade and Migration' in: Journal of International Economics, 2014, 92 (2), 231-251
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6655
published as 'The effect of income and immigration policies on international migration' in: Migration Studies, 2013, 1 (1), 47-74.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6584
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2015, 13 (1), 168-202
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4957
published in: Journal of Development Economics, 2013, 101, 75-91
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4737
published in: World Bank Economic Review, 2011, 25 (1), 57-76
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4528
published in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy: Contributions to Economic Analysis and Policy, 2010, 10 (1), Article 26