BBVA Research and University of Valencia
Rafael Doménech is Chief Economist for Developed Economies of BBVA Research and Professor of Economics at the University of Valencia.
MSc in Economics, London School of Economics. PhD in Economics, University of Valencia. Director General and Deputy Director of the Economic Bureau of the Spanish Prime Minister (2007-8). He has been external consultant in the OECD, the European Commission and the Fundación de Economía Analítica. He also has been director of the International Economic Institute and member of the Advisory Board of the University of Valencia.
External researcher of the Spanish Ministry of the Economy and Finance and the Fundación Rafael del Pino. Member of Public Policy Advisory Group of UNESPA and Expert of the AVIVA Institute of Savings and Pensions. He was appointed by the Spanish Government as a member of the Expert Committee on the Sustainability Factor of the Public Pension System.
Fellow of the Spanish Economy Association. He has been member of the editorial boards of the main Spanish journals in Economics. Current member of the editorial committee of Monetaria. He has published numerous articles in well-known international scientific journals on economic growth, human capital, business cycles, and fiscal and monetary policies.