Alaitz Ayarza Astigarraga

Alaitz Ayarza Astigarraga

PhD Candidate in Economics


I am a PhD student in Economics at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, Italy.
My advisors are Sule Alan and Michèle Belot.

I am broadly interested in applied microeconomics, with a particular focus on labor, gender, education and migration economics. My current research collects original survey data to understand migration decisions under uncertainty.

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Job Market Paper

Other Research


Topics in Microeconometrics
     - EUI PhD Advanced Course, TA to Thomas Crossley (EUI) , Spring 2021

Panel Data for Banking Sector Analysts
     - EUI-FBF Course, TA to Jeffrey Wooldridge (MSU) , Spring 2021 and Fall 2021