Alberto Díaz Dapena, PhD

 

About me

Alberto Díaz Dapena is a PhD in Economics from the University of Oviedo (2017). He was a postdoctoral researcher in the European project ‘Integrative mechanisms to address spatial justice and territorial inequalities in Europe - IMAJINE’ and is currently an assistant professor in Economics at the University of Oviedo.

 

He has carried out different research stays at centers such as the University of Illinois or the Michigan State University (MSU). His research career is focused on the importance of spatial scale in the field of Regional Economics and its effects as well as the differences between rural and urban territories.

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Top publications

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New approach to economic convergence in the EU: A multilevel analysis from the spatial effects perspective

Díaz Dapena, A., Rubiera-Morollon, F., & Paredes, D. (2019)

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Spatial disaggregation of social indicators: An Infometrics approach

Fernandez-Vazquez, E., Dapena, A. D., Rubiera-Morollon, F., & Viñuela, A. (2020)

Open Access

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Where the city lights shine? Measuring the effect of sprawl on electricity consumption in Spain

Cartone, A., Díaz-Dapena, A., Langarita, R., & Rubiera-Morollón, F. (2021)

Open Access

Projects

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ESTUDIO DE LA CAPACIDAD DE ESPAÑA PARA AFRONTAR LOS SHOCKS: RESILIENCIA, INNOVACION, PRODUCTIVIDAD Y EMPLEO

PID2020-115183RB-C21

Ministry of Science and Innovation

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Short CV

Education

  • PhD in Economics - University of Oviedo (2013-2017)

      The spatial scale and the empirics of regional economics: growth, convergence and agglomerations

      PHD advisors: Fernando Rubiera Morollón and Esteban Fernández Vázquez

  • Master's Degree in Economics: Economic Analysis Instruments (2012)

  • Degree in economics (2007-2011)

Publications

 

 

 

 

 

 

Awards

  • PhD Award of the University of Oviedo (2020)

  • Young Researcher Award of the Spanish Regional Science Association (2012)

Research stays

  • Michigan State University - United States (2015)

  • University of Illinois - United States (2014)

 

Contact

       Faculty of Economics, University of Oviedo

Avenida del Cristo s/n

33006, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain

diazdalberto@uniovi.es

985 10 48 81