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University Institute of Economics

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Institute of Economics
Support personnel
Mercedes Palacios
Javier Oliver
+34 91 6245896
+34 91 6249287

Type of institute

Carlos III Institute
Year: 2005


  • Director: Francisco Marhuenda Hurtado
  • Secretary: José Luis Ferreira García


  • To support quality international research through specific programs that provide the means, give an incentive to effort and attract first-class researchers.
  • To promote scientific interchange through seminars, conferences, congresses and scientific meetings. To promote researchers’ mobility.
  • To encourage, coordinate and manage quality graduate programs, to train scientist and social leaders.
  • To assist researchers in economics in obtaining funding for their projects, identifying funding opportunities in competitive notifications from public and private institutions, on a regional, national or European level, and helping with the preparation of the application form. Likewise, to assist researchers with the management of their research projects.
  • To bring about social debate of the scientific results, creating bridges between teaching activities and research activities in Economics at the Universidad Carlos III and in society.

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