Party affiliation: Spanish Socialist Workers' Party
Councillor for commerce, Basque Council. Deputy, Partido Socialista Obrero Español (Spanish Socialist Workers' Party), Alava, re-elected Deputy, Navarra, since 1989. Spokesman, Basque socialist parliamentary group.
Minister of the Economy and Finance. Professor, Faculty of Economic Science, Complutense University, Madrid. Head of balance of payments and international economy section, economic research department.
Banco de España; deputy director, economic research department, INI. Chief of economic research department. Banco de Vizcaya, Bilbao.