Joan Monràs is a professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra and a BSE Affiliated Professor. He has also worked at CEMFI and Sciences Po as an assistant professor of Economics. He is affiliated with CEPR, IZA, and CReAM for his research. His expertise includes labor economics, urban economics, and international trade. He holds degrees from the University of Barcelona, London School of Economics, and Universitat Pompeu Fabra.