The Research Centre on Industrial and Public Economics (CREIP), created in 2010, is a center located at the Economics Department of the University Rovira i Virgili.
The CREIP focuses on two themes of economic analysis: Industrial Organization and Public Economics, and has a team of over thirty researchers from various areas like Regional Economics, Environmental Economics and Markets and Institutions.
The CREIP's aim is to support the research activities of its members in these fields and stimulate the opening of new lines of work. In addition, CREIP activities include organizing seminars, workshops, conferences and international congresses. These activities are so eminently scientific, but are also designed to transfer knowledge to society and the institutions of the surrounding areas.
"Economic Implications of an independent Catalonia"
Roundtable composed of 4 prestigious economists that provide vision technique based on economic arguments about what to expect if Catalonia became independent.
Speakers: Núria Bosch (University of Barcelona), Ángel de la Fuente (FEDEA), Elisenda Paluzie (University of Barcelona) and José Vicente Rodríguez (University of Edinburgh), moderator Ricardo Flores-Fillol, CREIP's secretary
Centre de Lectura de Reus - The 22nd of june at 7 p.m.
Research Award Foundation SGAE
PhD student and member of CREIP, Eva Martinez Coll received the Research Award Foundation SGAE the PhD theses. His work entitled "Essays on location patterns of creative industries" and has as main objective, the identification and analysis of the factors that facilitate the establishment and growth of cultural and creative industries locally.
Openning ceremony of the academic year 2014-15 in CREIP
"Una nova mirada a l'estat del benestar: del welfare al workfare"
The speech has been presented by Dr. Guillem López Casasnovas, full professor of UPF and director of the Bank of Spain. The even took place on 30th October, at 12.00 p.m, at the sala de graus of the Faculty of Business and Economics of the URV.
Third Conference on Planning and Infrastructure CREIP: impact of Barcelona World
The event took place on first of October at the Centre de Lectura de Reus at six p.m. and was attended by Francesc Damià Calvet, Director of l'Institut Català del Sòl (INCASOL); Octavi Bono, manager of Patronat de Turisme of the Diputació de Tarragona; Francesc Vives, manager of the l'associació Empresaris d'Hostaleria de Tarragona; Antonio Russo, professor of the Facultat de Turisme i Geografia; It was moderated by Juan Antonio Duro (CREIP, URV)
Openning ceremony of the academic year 2013-14 in CREIP
The speech "Crisi i política anticíclica" , has been presented by Dr. Joan Hortalà, President of Borsa de Barcelona. The even took place on 17th October, at 12.00h p.m, at the Sala de Graus of the Faculty of Business and Economics of the URV.
II Jornada Tècnica del CREIP
"The infrastructure and tourism as a tool for regional de development" .
The event was attended by Salvador Anton, Dean of the de la Faculty of Turism and Geography URV; Choni Fernández, director of central services at PortAventura; Octavi Bono, manager of Patronat de Turisme of the Diputació of Tarragona and Pere Granados, Mayor of Salou. It was moderated by Juan Antonio Duro (CREIP, URV)
Reus, 23rd May 2013, Sala de Graus of the Faculty of Business and Economics of the URV.
Openning ceremony of the academic year 2012-13 in CREIP with M. Hble. Sr. Jordi Pujol
The speech at opening ceremony, “Política i cultura del no”, had been given by M. Hble. Sr. Jordi Pujol, president of the Generalitat de Catalunya (1980-2003).
The event took place on 2nd of October, at 12.00h p.m., at Sala de Graus of the Faculty of Business and Economics of the URV.
Technical Seminar "The airport sector: new challenges and future strategies"
With the participation of Ofelia Betancor (Professor, University of Las Palmas), Cristina Casamitjana (Responsible Education, Centre for Advanced Studies of Aviation), Jordi Candela (Director of Airports in Catalonia) and moderated by Ricardo Flores (CREIP, URV).
The event took place Thursday, June 14, at 5 pm at Sala de Graus of the Faculty of Business and Economics.
Análisis del equilibrio general de impuestos ambientales definidos en función de la huella de carbono de productos y servicios. AEGIAHC (Maria Llop, Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación)
Determinantes, consecuencias económicas y remedios del fracaso escolar: Un análisis aplicado y experimental en el ámbito de la educación secundaria y superior. DROPOUTSCHOOL (Luís Díaz, Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación)
Economic governance: instituciones privadas y públicas. (Matthias Dahm, Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación)
La (Re) Localización de la actividad productiva: Modelización y análisis empírico con datos individuales y geográgicamente agregados. RELOCATION (Miquel Manjón, Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación)
Provisión de incentivos en instituciones económicas. (Bernd Theilen, Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación)
Turismo, medioambiente y política. (Juan Antonio Duro, Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación)
Estructura de mercado y dinámica empresarial: factores determinantes de la innovación empresarial en las manufacturas y los servicios españoles. (Agustí Segarra, Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación)