Dr Mas graduated and took a PhD in Economics at the Universitat de València where she is Professor of Economic Analysis and Director of International Projects of the Ivie. Currently, she has obtained five research sexennials.
Her specialized fields are the knowledge economy, analysis of public capital (focusing on infrastructures), regional economy, new information technologies and intangible assets.
She is currently director of the Project DICTA (Data for European ICT Industries Analysis) commissioned by the Joint Research Centre Unit B of the European Union, and advisor to the LA KLEMS Project for Latin America. She has been coordinator of the Project SPINTAN funded by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union and also has participated in other EU projects (EU KLEMS, INDICSER, ICTNET, DICTA and PREDICT). She is co-author of 78 books and book chapters, co-editor of "Industrial Productivity in Europe. Growth and Crisis" [Edward Elgar, 2011] and has published more than 80 articles in specialist journals such as Journal of Productivity Analysis, NBER, Journal of Regional Science, Regional Studies and Review of Income and Wealth, among others. She is member of the Editorial Board of the journal Hacienda Pública Española, member of the Advisory Board of Ekonomiaz and of the Scientific Advisory Board of Cuadernos Económicos of the Spanish Commercial Information (ICE). She has participated in more than a hundred Spanish and international congresses and has given lectures as guest speaker in Spanish and foreign institutions. She regularly collaborates with the media on economic issues. Member of Cotec's Top 100 Experts. She has been appointed by the Cotec Foundation for Innovation as one of its Top 100 experts.