IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca 2013 Doctoral Research Program
Ph.D. Positions in Economics

IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca ( is accepting applications, from extremely motivated students oriented towards dynamic and highly applicative research opportunities, for fully-funded Ph.D. positions in its 2013 Doctoral Research Program within the "Economics" track.

ABOUT THE TRACK: The Track in Economics, in close collaboration with the Laboratory for the Analysis of Complex Economic Systems (AXES), the Laboratory of Innovation Management and Economics (LIME) and Research Unit on Institutional Change, Economics, Society (ICES) (, aims at preparing researchers, professionals and experts in political economy, applied public economics and industrial economics, with a focus on comparative institutional analysis, on the empirical analysis of real and financial markets and on macroeconomic policy. With its theoretical, quantitative and institutional approach, the program meets the increasing demand for highly qualified professionals, to analyze, plan, and manage concrete applications of political economy.

Each student is invited to construct a personal study plan with Advisor, drawing from entire range of course offerings to best suit his or her background and research interests.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please visit the call website: for more details regarding program content, the numerous benefits that students enjoy (including scholarships and room and board), and for the online application form.

Please apply online ONLY by September 26th 2012.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Find out more, watch our interactive webinar:

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Posted 8/19/12