José Emilio Boscá
José Emilio Boscá
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José E. Boscá is a professor of Fundamentals of Economic Analysis at the University of Valencia and a research associate at Fedea. He has been awarded an Advanced Studies Program Certificate in International Economic Policy from the Kiel Institute for the World Economy and holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Valencia. José E. Boscá has been a visiting researcher at the University of Kent and has collaborated as a researcher in a partnership agreement with the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Ministry of the Treasury, the Rafael del Pino Foundation and BBVA Research.

He is the co-author of the general dynamic equilibrium models REMS and EREMS, which are used by BBVA Research and the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Ministry of the Treasury for the calculation, shock breakdown and assessment of macroeconomic policies. His current research interest focuses on macroeconomic modeling and the evaluation of public policies, the labor market and the financial sector. He has authored around 50 publications, ranging from academic journals and books to chapters of collective works, primarily on topics related to economic growth, regional economics and the impact of fiscal policies on the economy.

Latest publications

This Economic Watch evaluates the factors that explain the behavior of the Spanish economy between the third quarter of 2020 and the second quarter of 2022, and estimates the structural shocks behind the growth of GDP per working-age person (WAP), the GDP deflator and real wages.
The national budget includes the planned revaluation of pensions in line with the CPI and the agreed increase in the wages of public sector employees. The implications of these two measures go beyond their impact on public sector expenditure, as they may also affect the income pact.
Inflation has returned and has done so at rates not seen for decades in most developed economies. Spain has not remained unaffected by this episode of global inflation.