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 am 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.