Professor of Economics at the University of Valencia, where he is also Chair of the Department of Applied Economics II from 2008 and holds a Jean Monnet Chair in Economic Integration from 1996. He has been Director of the Research Group on Economic Integration-INTECO.
He holds a Ph. D. (with special honours) from the University of Valencia-UV (1992) and a M.A. from the College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium (1987). His main research fields are Macroeconometrics and Economic Integration. He has been Schuman Scholar at the European Parliament in 1988, Visiting Scholar at the School of Economics of the University of Nottingham (1992 and 1999) and Senior Fellow at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (1996).
From 1988 to 1992 he was Director of the European Documentation Centre of the UV and Research Associate at the Research Department of the Valencia Federation of Saving Banks. In 1993 he served as advisor to the Spanish Prime Minister’s Cabinet. From 1998 to 2003 he has been President of the Spanish Chapter of the International Economics and Finance Society, Chairman of Economics Committee in the National Commission for Research Assessment and he is currently President of ALdE-Spanish Association of Applied Economics. He has been consultant for the European Commission, H.M. Treasury and the Spanish Ministry of Economy.
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