GLOCREd


Sergio Espuelas

Department of Economic History, Institutions, Policy and World Economy, University of Barcelona

PhD in Economic History, University of Barcelona

sergio.espuelasub.edu
(+34) 93 403 55 61
personal website


Research Interests

  • History of the welfare state in comparative perspective
  • The determinants of redistribution
  • Economic history of education

Selected Publications

  • Espuelas, S. "El Estado del Bienestar ¿cuándo se quedó España a la cola de Europa?". Agenda Pública. (29/05/2017). Link .
  • Espuelas, S. (2016) "Political Regime and Social Spending in Spain: A Time Series Analysis (1850-2000)", Working paper. Link .
  • Espuelas, S. (2015) "The inequality trap. A comparative analysis of social spending between 1880 and 1930", Economic History Review, 68(2), 683-706. Link .
  • Espuelas, S. (2013) "Fallos de mercado y seguro de paro en España antes de 1936", Revista de Historia Económica / Journal of Iberian and Latin American Economic History, 31(3), 387-422. Link .
  • Espuelas, S. (2013) "Los obstáculos al desarrollo de los seguros sociales en España antes de 1936: el caso del seguro de desempleo", Revista de Historia Industrial, 52, 77-110. Link .
  • Espuelas, S. (2012) "Are dictatorships less redistributive? A comparative analysis of social spending in Europe (1950-1980)", European Review of Economic History, 16(2), 211-232. Link .