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 Working Paper proposes a dynamic equilibrium model to study the transition to a decarbonized economy, the interaction between technology and fiscal policy, and its macroeconomic and well-being effects.
In 1Q23, Spain recovered the GDP level of 4Q19, just before the COVID-19 crisis. The reasons for taking longer to do so than most European Union (EU27) countries are several, but an important one in terms of its implications is the slow recovery in investment.
This Observatory evaluates the factors explaining the behavior of the Spanish economy during 2022, and estimates the structural shocks behind the growth of GDP per working-age person (WAP), the GDP deflator and real wages.