Curriculum Vitae (January 2014)

Education

1997:
PhD (Doctor) in Economics, University of A Coruña
1990:
BA (Licenciado) in Economics, University of Santiago de Compostela

Academic Appointment

2009-:
Professor (Catedrático), Department of Applied Economics II, University of A Coruña.
2000-2009:
Associate Professor (Profesor Titular), Department of Applied Economics II, University of A Coruña.
1991-2000:
Assistant Professor (Profesor Asociado), Department of Applied Economics II, University of A Coruña.

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Mathematics for business and economics

Graduate

  • Numerical methods in economics
  • Economic growth

Research

Research Interests

    Economic Growth, Macroeconomics, Public Economics

Articles

Articles (in Spanish)

  • Reforma fiscal y bienestar en la economía de México (Fiscal reform and welfare in the mexican economy), Economía mexicana. Nueva Época XIII, 161-189, 2004.
  • Planteamiento y solución de cierto problema de programación impositiva: Un análisis comparativo (Setting and solution of a certain tax programming problem: a comparative analysis), Investigación Operacional 22, 124-131, 2001.
  • Reforma fiscal y bienestar: el caso de Chile (Fiscal reform and welfare: the case of Chile), Cuadernos de Economía, Latin American Journal of Economics 37, 273-298, 2000. (with J. Antonio Seijas).
  • La dependencia lineal del conjunto de trabajo en el método de conjunto activo que controla la inercia (Linear independence of the working set in the inertia-controlling active-set method), Estudios de Economía Aplicada 9, 35-60, 1998. (with Luis P. Pedreira).
  • Sobre la interpretación del algoritmo primal-dual de puntos interiores (On the interpretation of the primal-dual interior-point algorithm), Investigación Operacional 19, 97-115, 1998. (with Luis P. Pedreira)

Book Chapters

  • Approach to congestion optimum toll in traffic networks, in: M. Pursula y J. Niittymäki, eds., Mathematical Methods on Optimization in Transportation Systems, Applied Optimization, Vol. 48, Kluwer Academic Publishing, Dordrecht, pp. 175-186, 2001. (with Luis P. Pedreira and J. Antonio Seijas).
  • An O(n²) active set method for solving a parametric quadratic program, in: O. P. Iliev, M. S. Kaschiev, S. D. Margenov, Bl. H. Sendov y P. S. Vassilevski, eds., Recent Advances in Numerical Methods and Applications II, World Scientific Publishing, River Edge, NJ, pp. 733-741, 1999.

Research Projects

Head researcher

  • Externalities, economic growth and welfare, Spanish Ministry of Economics and Competitiveness 2011-2014.
  • Externalities, equilibrium efficiency and economic growth, Spanish Ministry of Education and Science, 2008-2011.
  • Effects of habit formation on economic growth and welfare, Xunta de Galicia, 2006-2008.
  • Externalities, equilibrium efficiency, and fiscal policy, Spanish Ministry of Education and Science, 2005-2008.
  • Fiscal policy, human capital, and economic growth, Spanish Ministry of Science and Technology, 2002-2005.
  • Health expenditure and its effects on economic growth, University of A Coruña, 1998-1999.

Researcher

  • Human capital: labor insertion of Galician youth, Xunta de Galicia, 2002-2004.
  • Optimal congestion toll for highways: analysis of the great urban areas of Galicia, Xunta de Galicia, 2000-2001.
  • Health investment, productivity and regional growth: special reference to the Galician case, Xunta de Galicia, 1999-2000.
  • Estimation of an optimal toll associated to the use of road infrastructures, Spanish Ministry of Infrastructures, 1998-1999.

Refereeing

    Atlantic Economic Journal, Economic Modelling, Economic Journal, Economica, European Economic Review, European Journal of Political Economy, Global Economic Review, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal of Economic Studies, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Economics, Journal of Macroeconomics, Journal of Public Economics, Macroeconomic Dynamics, Manchester School, Mathematical Methods of Operations Research, Mathematical Programming, Mathematical Reviews, Optimization Letters.

Service

  • Chairman, Department of Applied Economics II, University of A Coruña, 2005-2009.
  • Chairman, Doctorate Program, Department of Applied Economics II, University of A Coruña, 2005-present.
  • Academic Secretary, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of A Coruña, 1999-2001.