I am a Lecturer in Economics at the Department of Economic Analysis at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM). In June 2022, I received the accreditation to Senior Lecturer (Profesor Titular) from the Spanish National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation (ANECA). I am also member of the Oviedo Efficiency Group. Since May 2023, I am Associate Editor of Investigaciones Regionales-Journal of Regional Research.
Previously, I was an Economic Analyst at the Directorate for Growth & Innovation in the European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC), located in Seville (Spain), as a member of the Territorial Data Analysis and Modeling (TEDAM) team.
My fields of interest are: Spatial Economics, Regional Economics, Growth, Innovation, International Economics, and Efficiency and Productivity analysis.
- The governance of regional innovation policy and its economic implications.
- On the road to regional ‘Competitive Environmental Sustainability’: the role of the European structural funds.
- The measurement of profit, profitability, cost and revenue efficiency through data envelopment analysis: A comparison of models using BenchmarkingEconomicEfficiency.jl.
- Job creation and destruction in the digital age: Assessing heterogeneous effects across European Union countries.