Joan Monras is Assistant Professor at UPF since September 2018 and a research affiliate at CEPR, IZA, and CReAM, and an associate researcher at CREI. Before, he was Assistant Professor of Economics at CEMFI and at Sciences Po. He completed his PhD in Economics at Columbia University in 2014. His research interests include labor economics, urban economics, and international trade. He has published in the Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Labour Economics, Journal of Human Capital.