Andre Carrascal Incera

Colleges, School and Institutes

Research interests

Regional Economic Modelling, Economic Impact Analysis, Labour Market, Computable General Equilibrium Models

Biography

Andre Carrascal Incera is a Research Fellow in Economic Modelling at the City-REDI research institute, Birmingham Business School. His current lines of research are related to multisectoral modelling and impact analysis from a regional perspective. In particular, he has experience on working with economy-wide models such as Input-Output, Social Accounting Matrices and Computable General Equilibrium Models. 

Andre joined the City-REDI team as a Research Fellow in Economic Modelling in July 2018. Previously, he has been a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), funded by the Galician Regional Government, working on the project Youth Unemployment in Europe: its structural causes and its macroeconomic consequences.

He has been a Visiting Scholar at the Regional Economics Application Laboratory (REAL) of the University of Illinois (USA) for 12 months between 2015 and 2016, followed by another year at the Global Economics and Management department of the University of Groningen (The Netherlands) between 2016 and 2017.

He also holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), awarded with the 2014 PhD dissertation prize of that University. At Santiago de Compostela, Andre taught Labour Economics in the degree of Labour Relations and Human Resources and Microeconomics in the degree of Business Administration (undergraduate level, both).

Qualifications

PhD in Economics, University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), July 2014

Ms in Regional Economics , University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), July 2011

Bsc in Economics, University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), July 2009

Willingness to take PhD students

Yes

PhD projects

Economic Impact studies, Youth unemployment, regional productive specialization