Personal website

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Email: dop2@st-andrews.ac.uk
School of Management
University of St Andrews
Gateway Building, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9RJ.


EDUCATION:
Ph.D., Economics, Pablo de Olavide University, 2014.
MSc in Politics and Democracy, National Distance Education University (Spain), 2012.
MSc in Economics, Pablo de Olavide University, 2009.
B.A. in Law, Pablo de Olavide University, 2009.
B.A. in Management and Business Administration, Pablo de Olavide University, 2008.

MAIN RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Economic development, 
Law and finance, Institutions, Inequality, Economic history.


WORKING PAPERS:
"Spreading civilizations: Ancient colonialism and economic development along the Mediterranean" (with Chronopoulos, D., Kampanelis, S., and Wilson, J.), 2017.
"The Medieval Frontier Origins of a Country’s Economic Geography: The Case of Spain". 2017. (Access to Supplementary Material).

PUBLICATIONS:
    * An application to UK street-name data here

    * Media coverage (in Spanish): IDEAL.es, Granada Hoy, La Vanguardia, AULA MAGNA.


    A non-technical summary is available here.
    * Media coverage in The Financial Times here.
    * Media coverage in Spanish: NadaEsGratis, elEconomista.es, 20minutos, El Diario Vasco.