Associate Professor

Department of Applied Economics IIUniversitat de València

Office: 4F10

Edifici Departamental Oriental, Campus dels Tarongers,

Avda. dels Tarongers, S/N, 46022 - Valencia (Spain).

Tel. +34 963828852 Fax: +34 963828354


PhD in Economics, University of Warwick (UK)                           

MSc in Economics, University of Warwick (UK)                        

Degree in Economics, Universitat de València


Industrial Organization; International Trade




  • “Previous experience, experimentation and export survival. Evidence from firm-product-destination level data” [2021]  The World EconomyDOI: 10.1111/TWEC.13115

  • “One swallow does not make a summer: Episodes and persistence in high growth” [2021] 

    Small Business Economics. ( ) DOI: 10.1007/s11187-020-00443-

    with F. Pieri and D. Rodríguez

  • “EMU and trade: A PPML re-assessment with intra-national trade flows” [2020] 

    The World Economy, 43: 2574-2599 

    with S. Gil-Pareja, R. Llorca-Vivero, J.A. Martínez-Serrano

  • “Does the GATT/WTO promote trade? After all, Rose was right” [2020] 

    Review of World Economics, 156: 377-405

    with S. Gil-Pareja, R. Llorca-Vivero

  • “New firm survival in developing countries: Evidence from Kosovo” [2019] 

    The Developing Economies, 57: 257-273 

    with F. Sahiti

  • “Age and productivity as determinants of firm survival over the industry life cycle” [2018] 

    Industry and Innovation, 25: 167-198

    with F. Pieri and D. Rodríguez

  • The dynamics of exports and R&D in SMEs" [2013] 

    Small Business Economics41: 219-240

    with D. Rodríguez

  • The duration of firm-destination export relationships: Evidence from Spain, 1997-2006" [2013] 

    Economic Inquiry, 51: 159-180

    with F. Requena and V.J. Pallardó 

  • Consolidation by merger. The UK beer market" [2012] 

    Small Business Economics, 39: 207-229 

  • The impact of euro on firm export behaviour. Does firm size matter?" [2011] 

    Oxford Economic Papers, 63: 355-374 

    with S. Gil-Pareja, R. Llorca-Vivero, J.A. Martínez-Serrano

  • Entry and exit in a vertically differentiated industry" [2011] 

    Acta Oeconomica, 61: 413-440

  • A competing risks analysis of exit for Spanish manufacturing firms" [2010] 

    Empirical Economics, 38: 281-304

    with A. Sanchis and J.A. Sanchis

  • The Resource-Based Theory of the firm and firm survival" [2008] 

    Small Business Economics, 30: 231-249 

    with J.A. Mañez

  • Does a surviving-by-exporting effect exist for SMEs?" [2008]

    Empirica, 35: 81-104 

    with J.A. Mañez and J.A. Sanchis

  • Exit with vertical product differentiation" [2005]

    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 23: 227-247 

  • The determinants of survival of Spanish manufacturing firms" [2004] 

    Review of Industrial Organization, 25: 251-273

    with A. Sanchis and J.A. Sanchis          





  • International Trade

  • Theory and Policy of International Trade
  • The Spanish Economy
  • Econometric Methods (Microeconometrics)
  • Applied Industrial Organization

  • The Economics of Network Industries


  • The Economics of the European Union

  • Introduction to Economics
  • International Economics

  • Applied Industrial Organization
  • The Spanish Economy


Professional Service

Associate Editor

Referee for 

  • European Economic Review; International Economic Review; Small Business Economics; Economic Inquiry; International Journal of Industrial Organization; Oxford Economic Papers; Industrial and Corporate Change; Empirical Economics; Review of World Economics; Review of Industrial Organization; Applied Economic Analysis (formerly, Revista de Economía Aplicada) ...

Economics Olympiad

  • Member of Academic Committee of the Spanish Economics Olympiad [Since 2019]

Member of Scientific Committees [Competitive Research Projects]

  • Programa Nacional de Ciencias Sociales (SEJ), Subpograma Economía (Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad) [2012, 2014]

  • Agencia de Gestión de Ayudas Universitarias y de la Investigación (AGAUR) de Cataluña 
  • Agencia Andaluza del Conocimiento (DEVA-AAC)