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    Miguel Urquiola  


Miguel Urquiola

SIPA and Economics Department
Columbia University
1022 IAB, MC 3308
420 W. 118th St.
New York, NY 10027


Country of Affiliation:

United States of America

Short bio

Miguel Urquiola is a Professor of Economics and International Affairs at Columbia University, where he also chairs the Columbia Committee on the Economics of Education.  He is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and a Fellow at the Bureau for Research in Development Economics (BREAD). 

Urquiola’s research is on the Economics of Education, with a focus on understanding how schools and universities compete, and how they form reputations for quality.  It also covers how parents and students select educational providers, and the consequences such choices have on sorting and labor market outcomes.   

His past appointments include:  Vice Dean at the School of International and Public Affairs (Columbia), Co-editor at the Journal of Human Resources, Visiting Fellow at the Russell Sage Foundation, Assistant Professor of Economics at Cornell, Young Professional at the World Bank, and Assistant Professor at the Bolivian Catholic University.


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