Francesc Ortega

Research Fellow

Queens College, CUNY

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Francesc Ortega is an Associate Professor at Queens College CUNY. His previous appointments were Assistant and Associate Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra. His research is on migration, combining methods and theories from labor and international economics.

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
forthcoming in: European Journal of Political Economy
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
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4519
published in: Labour Economics, 2012, 19 (3), 298-311