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.