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November 03, 2020
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The Fundación Ramón Areces has awarded a grant to the Navarra Center for International Development resident fellows Miguel Ángel Borrella Mas and Raúl Bajo. Both will study for three years the effects that fiscal policy has on consumption and whether taxes can deter spending on certain products that are harmful to the environment without affecting others. "What rules allow us to design an optimal tax structure with which to achieve certain objectives while minimizing market distortion?", asks Borrella. The project title is

September 01, 2020
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The Navarra Center for International Development (NCID) of the Institute for Culture and Society (ICS) has added three new development economics researchers for the 2020-2021 academic year. On one hand,Mirko Abbritti and Raúl Bajo-Buenestado join the team with shared dedication with the Faculty of Economics of the University of Navarra. Both were until now collaborators of the NCID. On the other hand, the research center adds to its ranks Tijan Bah, from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

Mirko Abbritti has a PhD in Economics from The Graduate I...

April 24, 2020
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The University of Navarra is ranked in the top 100 universities in the world for its contribution to the UN SDGs. It ranked 51 in the world in SDG 2, zero hunger, and ranked 92 in SDG 3 the fight against poverty. In the second edition of The Times Higher Education impact ranking, there was an increase in the number of universities participating from 450 last year to 767 universities this year from 85 countries all over the world.

In addition, ...

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