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Dr. Santos Ruesga is a full professor of Applied Economics at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. He has held positions around the world, including at Stanford and UC San Diego (USA), Sao Paulo (Brazil) Erasmus de Rotterdam (Netherlands), Trento (Italy), Lima (Perú), the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (México). As a researcher in socio-economics he specializes in the study of industrial relations, the informal economy, and Latin American economies, from macroeconomic and empirical perspectives. On these topics he has published a large number of books and articles in academic and professional journals and magazines. He was a member of the High Council of the European University Institute in Florence, Italy for ten years (2000-2010) and is former vice-chancellor of Spain’s Menendez Pelayo International University. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of Spanish Public Broadcasting Corporation (Corporación RTVE).