I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Barcelona and I am affiliated with the Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (I.E.B.). I work in the area of Public Economics, most of my work is applied work in public finance. I work currently on the effects of intergovernmental grants and the role of politicians in fiscal policy making.




01/03/16 Presentation of the "IEB Report on Fiscal Federalism and Public Finance 2015" with an article about the future of European Integration.


Download the report (English, Spanish, and Catalan): pdf


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Dirk Foremny
Facultat d’Economia i Empresa
Universitat de Barcelona
c/ John M. Keynes, 1-11
08034 Barcelona (SPAIN)






+34 93 402 18 16


Office hours for students:
I hold my office hours
on Wednesday, 1.15-2.15 until April, 27th
at the Department of Public Economics, Tower 6, Office 6101. Please send me an
email to arrange a meeting.