Camilo Ulloa
Camilo Ulloa
Principal Economist

Camilo A. Ulloa joined BBVA Research in 2009 and now is Principal Economist for the Spain & Portugal unit. His main areas of interest are macroeconomics and applied econometrics, and his research has mainly focused on economic scenarios assessment, short-term forecasting and structural time series modeling.

He has been Teacher Assistant at the Department of Economics (Carlos III University) and Research Assistant at the Bank of Spain. He currently teaches in the Master's Degree in Foreign Trade (Carlos III University).

Camilo has a M.Sc. in Economic Analysis from the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.

Latest publications

Affiliation increased last month (184,600 people) -driven by permanent employment- and unemployment fell (-86,300 people). Seasonally adjusted, this pattern was maintained. Employment grew (90,000) and the temporary employment ratio fell (to 58%) and unemployment (-50,000).
The economy slowed down more than expected in 1Q22 (to 0.3% q/q), mainly due to the weakness of private consumption. However, there are some positive elements in the composition of demand, as growth was supported by a higher-than-expected advance in investment and exports.
Negative seasonality caused a decline in employment (-100,200) and an increase in the unemployment rate (13.6%). However, the adjusted figures (SWDA) are positive: employment grew by 1.1% qoq, hours worked by 0.8%, the unemployment rate fell to 13.0% and the seasonality rate hardly changed (25.1%).