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economist , educator

Joaquim Muns Albuixech, Spanish economist, educator. Decorated Cross of St. George, Catalan Government, Barcelona, 1984. Fellow American Economic Association; member Catalan Economic Society.

Background

Albuixech, Joaquim Muns was born on June 25, 1935 in Barcelona, Spain. Son of Andreu Muns and Maria Albuixech.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University Barcelona, 1958. Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Barcelona, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University Barcelona, 1972.

Research student, London School of Economics, 1961.

Career

Economist Organization of European Cooperation and Development, Paris, 1962-1963. Head industrial studies Chamber of Industry, Barcelona, 1963-1965. Economist International Monetary Fund, Washington, 1965-1968, executive director, 1978-1980, World Bank, Washington, 1980-1982.

Member European Parliament Brussels, 1987-1989. Professor international economic organization University Barcelona, since 1973, Jean Monnet professor European integration, since 1991. Economic adviser to various governments and private organizations, including Vatican State, Rome.

Board directors Bank of Spain.

Achievements

  • Avocations: travel, music

  • Avocations: travel, music

  • Avocations: travel, music

Membership

Fellow American Economic Association. Member Catalan Economic Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, music.

Connections

Married Mercè Tardà; 1 child, Alexandre.

father:
Andreu Muns

mother:
Maria Albuixech

spouse:
Mercè Tardà

child:
Alexandre Albuixech