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Miguel S. Urquiola

Professor of Economics and International and Public Affairs
School: 
International & Public Affairs
Department: 
Business, International and Public Affairs, Economics
Office: 
1426 International Affairs Building
Email: 
miguel.urquiola@columbia.edu
Phone: 
212-854-3769
Appointments
  • Vice Dean for Academic Affairs
  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
  • Co-editor, Journal of Human Resources
  • Menber, Faculty Steering Committee, Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro
  • Member, Faculty Steering Committee, Columbia Global Centers | Santiago
Biography

Miguel Urquiola is SIPA's Vice Dean for Academic Affairs for the 2012-2013 academic year.

He is also a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), and co-editor of the Journal of Human Resources. He held prior appointments at the Russell Sage Foundation, Cornell University’s economics department, the World Bank’s research department, the Bolivian government, and the Bolivian Catholic University.

Urquiola holds a BA from Swarthmore College and a PhD in economics from the University of California at Berkeley.

Research & Other Works
Article
Class-Size Caps, Sorting, and the Regression-Discontinuity Design
Working paper
Class size and sorting in market equilibrium: Theory and evidence
Working paper
The central role of noise in evaluating interventions that use test scores to rank schools
 
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