Luis Garicano

Luis Garicano

Head of Economic and Employment Policy at Ciudadanos, Vice President of ALDE Party

Luis Garicano

In just a few milestones

  • 1967: Born in Valladolid (Spain)
  • 1992: Master’s in Economics at the College of Europe (Bruges)
  • 1998: PhD in Economics at the University of Chicago (USA)
  • 2007: Founder of the collective blog ‘Nada es gratis’
  • 2007: Banco Herrero Foundation Award winner as best Spanish economist younger than 40 years’ old
  • 2014: Writer of ‘El dilemma de España’ (the dilemma of Spain) about the necessary economical changes, which must be made in Spain
  • 2015: Economic Adviser in charge of Economic, Knowledge and Employment Policy at Ciududanos
  • 2009 – present Professor of Economics and Strategy at London School of Economics
  • 2016 – present Vice-President of ALDE Party
  • 2017 – present Professor of Economics and Strategy at the IE Business School
  • 2017 – present Head of Economy and Employment programme at Ciududanos
  • 2019: European elections lead candidate for Ciudadanos

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