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econometrician

Antonio Garcia-Ferrer, Spanish econometrician. Grantee, Fulbright Commission, Madrid, 1984; Spanish Research grant, Ministerío de Ciencía, Madrid, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2002. Member of American Academy of Sciences, International Institute Forecasters (director 2000).

Background

Garcia-Ferrer, Antonio was born on December 13, 1950 in La Roda, Albacete, Spain. Son of Antonio Garcia and Enriqueta Ferrer.

Education

Licenciado Economics, University Autonoma, Madrid, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University California, Berkeley, 1977. Doctor in Economics, University Complutense, Madrid, 1978.

Career

Assistant professor University Alcala, Spain, 1978—1980. Associate professor University Autonoma, Madrid, 1981—1984. Visiting professor University Chicago, 1984—1985.

Full professor Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Madrid, since 1985. Consultant Bayerische Motoren Werke Spain, Madrid, 1985—1987, National Electrical, Madrid, 1990—1992, Spanish Telephone, Madrid, 1990—1992, Eriste, Madrid, since 1993. Lieutenant Spanish Army, 1970-1972.

Membership

Member of American Academy of Sciences, International Institute Forecasters (director 2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, piano, soccer, travel.

Connections

Married Pilar Rodriguez de Paterna, March 19, 1986. Children: Javíer, Pilar.

father:
Antonio Garcia

mother:
Enriqueta Ferrer

spouse:
Pilar Rodriguez de Paterna

child:
Javíer Garcia-Ferrer

child:
Pilar Garcia-Ferrer