Antonio Doblas-Madrid


Dr. Antonio (Tony) Doblas-Madrid is an Associate Professor of Economics at MSU. He earned his Licenciatura degree from the Universitat de Barcelona in 1998 and his PhD from the University of Minnesota in 2005. His research focuses on macroeconomics, with special emphasis on financial bubbles and currency exchange rates. His work has been published in top economics and finance journals such as Econometrica, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Mathematical Economics, and the Journal of International Economics. He has presented his work at multiple conferences, universities and central banks in North America, South America, and Europe. While MSU hosted the American Economic Association Summer Program (AEASP) from 2016 to 2020, he served as instructor for mathematical methods all five years, and as co-director of the program from 2018 to 2020. The AEASP is a program that supports undergraduate students from underrepresented minority groups (African American, Hispanic, Native American, and others) with high-quality economics courses and mentoring. Since 1974, the program has prepared talented and motivated students from underrepresented backgrounds with the skills necessary for admission into, and success in, top economics doctoral programs. Since 2019, Dr. Doblas-Madrid serves as Honorary Consul of Spain in Michigan and Indiana.