News

Human: Solving the Global Workforce Crisis in Healthcare

We would like to invite you to the upcoming webinar in the CERGE-EI Foundation's Distinguished Speaker Series with Mark Britnell.

Jan Švejnar - "Where We Are and Where We Are Heading"

You are cordially invited to join us in celebrating Jan Švejnar’s important life anniversary: "Where We Are and Where We Are Heading", a panel discussion held on the occasion of Jan Švejnar’s 70th birthday anniversary. 

Top CERGE-EI economists in the Media

Our scientists are quite successful (not only) in the Czech media. Take a look at how they did in print, online media and TV in the month of October. 

October 2022 at CERGE-EI

A look back at the events that happened in the month of October 2022 not only at CERGE-EI. The awarding of the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences, a seminar on the worthiness of panelists within the framework of the Czech Grant Agency and a major celebration of science in the form of the Week at the Czech Academy of Sciences.

Events and Seminars

1 Dec, 00:01
For Applicants

Admissions open!

1 Dec, 17:00
Special Event

The Price of War Symposium

8 Dec, 14:00
Research Seminar

Kamila Sommer

Get the latest updates from CERGE‑EI

Study with Us

PhD in Economics

Study for Czech and US degree in the heart of Europe.

MA in Economic Research

A unique gateway into the world of Economic Research.

UPCES

Experience one of Prague's top study abroad programs.

Become Our Graduate

Ján Palguta (PhD in Economics, 2016), Visiting Professor at the Department of Economics, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain

Jakub Steiner (PhD in Economics 2006), Associate Professor with Tenure, CERGE-EI Prague and University of Zurich

Karel Musil (Master in Applied Economics, 2014), Head of Macroeconomic Forecasting Division, Czech National Bank, Prague

Branka Matyska (PhD in Economics 2021), Postdoctoral Researcher, Paris School of Economics, France

Research

Top Publications

Kőszegi, Botond, and Filip Matějka. 2020. “Choice Simplification: A Theory of Mental Budgeting and Naive Diversification.” Quarterly Journal of Economics, 135(2): 1153–1207.

Altmejd, Adam, Andrés Barrios-Fernández, Marin Drlje, Joshua Goodman, Michael Hurwitz, Dejan Kovac, Christine Mulhern, Christopher Neilson, and Jonathan Smith. 2021. “O Brother, Where Start Thou? Sibling Spillovers on College and Major Choice in Four Countries.Quarterly Journal of Economics, 136(3): 1831–1886.

Bartoš, Vojtěch, Michal Bauer, Jana Cahlíková, and Julie Chytilová. 2022. “Communicating Doctors’ Consensus Persistently Increases COVID-19 Vaccinations.” Nature, 606: 542–549.

Korovkin Vasily, and Alexey Makarin. Forthcoming. “Conflict and Inter-Group Trade: Evidence from the 2014 Russia-Ukraine Crisis.” American Economic Review.

Gossner, Olivier, Jakub Steiner, and Colin Stewart. 2021. “Attention Please!.” Econometrica, 89(4): 1717–1751.

Mackowiak, Bartosz, Filip Matejka, and Mirko Wiederholt. Forthcoming. “Rational Inattention: A Review.” Journal of Economic Literature.

Jung, Junehyuk, Jeong Ho (John) Kim, Filip Matějka, and Christopher A. Sims. 2019. “Discrete Actions in Information-Constrained Decision Problems.” Review of Economic Studies, 86(6): 2643–2667.

Zacchia, Paolo. 2020. “Knowledge Spillovers through Networks of Scientists.” Review of Economic Studies, 87(4): 1989–2018.

Schweiger, Helena, Alexander Stepanov, and Paolo Zacchia. 2022. “The Long-Run Effects of R&D Place-Based Policies: Evidence from Russian Science Cities.” American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 14(3): 322–351.

Ashenfelter Orley, and Štěpán Jurajda. 2022. “Minimum Wages, Wages, and Price Pass-Through: The Case of McDonald’s Restaurants.” Journal of Labor Economics, 40(S1): 179–201.

Meyer, Bruce D., Nikolas Mittag, and Robert M. Goerge. 2022. “Errors in Survey Reporting and Imputation and their Effects on Estimates of Food Stamp Program Participation.” Journal of Human Resources, 57(5): 1605–1644.

Matějka, Filip, and Guido Tabellini. 2021. “Electoral Competition with Rationally Inattentive Voters.” Journal of the European Economic Association, 19(3): 1899–1935.

Highlights

Dejan Kovac and Marin Drlje among co-authors of paper to be published by the Quarterly Journal of Economics... more

 

Štěpán Jurajda appointed to serve as Chairman of the Commission for Evaluation of Research Organizations and Programs... more

 

Filip Matějka joins a new expert group for ERC Grants... more

 

Jakub Steiner's paper co-authored with Olivier Gossner and Colin Stewart to be published in Econometrica... more

 

Jan Hanousek and Christian Ochsner granted funding for their research projects from the Czech Science Foundation (GACR)... more

IDEA Think Tank

Evidence-based approach to public policy: Public finance, pension system, tax and social system, labour market, energy and environment, education, science, research and innovation.

 

Read IDEA's 2021 annual Book of Abstracts for English summaries of studies and interactive web tools focusing on topics of high societal importance in which the private sector has weak influence.

 

The web app An EU comparison of 2015-2016 Academic Publication Output and its Citation Impact compares research performance by the number of articles according to the scientific influence of journals and their citation impact, as well as by the number of citations according to the scientific influence of citing journals.

 

Project IDEA Anti COVID-19 (in Czech)

Multimedia

Discover