On November the 8th Sara Fernández defended her dissertation titled “Drivers of innovation and eco-innovation: The role of mergers, acquisitions and open innovation strategies”, supervised by Ángela Triguero. El commitee was made by Dr José García Quevedo (UB), Dr Thuc Uyen Nguyen-Thi (Liser, Luxemburgo) and Mª Carmen Cuerva (UCLM).
María A. Davia took part in the academic meeting “SOCIAL AND LABOR MARKET POLIIES IN THE CONTEXT OF AGEING” at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid on October th 25th. She presented her paper “Mothers’ employment and child care choices across the European Union”, co-authored with Inmaculada Cebrián (UAH), Nuria Legazpe (UCLM) & Gloria Moreno (UAH).
This academic meeting is part of an ILO initiative with several Spanish Universities on the future of work.
Luis Ayala (URJC) y Ángela Triguero (ULM ISPEc researcher) have been awarded with the Alexandre Pedrós award to the most relevant article in the Review of Public Economics in 2017.
The awarded piece of research is:
Luis Ayala & Angela Triguero Cano (2017) Economic Downturns, Endogenous Government Policy and Welfare Caseloads, Hacienda Pública Española/Review of Public Economics, 220(1),107-136. (available here)
Dr. Maria Iacovou, from Cambridge University (see her academic profile here), visited ISPEc research group in Albacete Campus in mid June 2018.
Dr Iacovou works together with Maria A. Davia in intra-family intergenerational solidarity in the EU, namely, solidarity from adult children to their co-resident parents.
Several ISPEc group researchers have contributed with communications on the three ISPEc research lines – Industrial, International and Labour Economics – in the Encuentro de Economía Aplicada, 7-8 of June in Universidad de Alcalá (Spain).
Juan Ignacio Palacio, ISPEc group associate researcher, has presented the book Gumersindo de Azcárate (1840-1917), Economic and Social studies (1876). He has authored the introdutory chapter.
Juan Ignacio Palacio and José García-Velasco, president of the Institución Libre de Enseñanza, during the book presentation event.
LUIS PATRICIO CANCINO, Master student in Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (UABC), Mexico, has undertaking a research visit in School of Economcis and Business Administration in Albacete. His research focus on the wine market in Guadalupe Valley, in Mexico, which is located in the Baja California State.
Luis Cancino en Albacete UCLM Campus.
Rosario Gandoy has taken part in the I Jornada de Investigación en Internacionalización, held in Universidad Nebrija the 23th of May 2018. She has presented the paper “impacto of services on global value chains”, a joint paper with Carmen Díaz-Mora and Belén González-Díaz. All of them are ISPEc group researchers. More info on the event, here.
Maria Carmen Cuerva and Angela Triguero took part in the report on agro-food sector in CLM (ANÁLISIS DEL SECTOR AGROALIMENTARIO EN CLM), together with other UCLM researchers, in collaboration with CCOO CLM, within the framework of the Consejo Regional de Relaciones Laborales de Castilla – La Mancha.
The report was presented the 21st of 2018 in the UCLM.