Elena Bárcena-Martín

Applied Economics Department (Statistics and Econometrics)

University of Málaga, Spain

29071-Malaga, Spain

e-mail: barcenae@uma.es

Telephone: (+34) 951 952 129, (+34) 952 131 191

Research interest: Economics of Inequality, Deprivation and Poverty, Income Mobility and Poverty Dynamics, Economics of gender and children, Public Policies and Social Welfare, and Applied Microeconometrics.

I am currently Lecturer at the Department of Applied Economics at the Universidad de Málaga (Spain). I obtained my PhD at the Applied Economics Department at the Universidad de Málaga in 2001 (Instituto de Estudios Fiscales Phd Thesis Award, 2002). Previously, I graduated from a MSc in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics at the London School of Economics and I hold a BSc in Economics at Universidad de Málaga (Second National Award for Economics Students).

I have been visiting professor at STICERD at London School of Economics and Political Science (UK) (2004, 2008, 2018), Center for Wealth and Inequality at University of Columbia (USA) (2013) and Universidad de Bar Ilan (Israel) (2013).

I am a member of the research groups EQUALITAS and Public Economics and Equity (SEJ-559).

I am Treasurer of the Society for the Study of Economic Inequality (ECINEQ) and associate editor of Hacienda Pública Española / Review of Public Economics.