La Economía post-covid: ¿sabremos aprovechar la recuperación?

Economic Overview Series

La Economía post-covid: ¿sabremos aprovechar la recuperación?

27/May/2021 from 19:00 a 20:15

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Después de una fuerte contracción de la economía mundial, para el 2021 se espera una gran recuperación, apoyada por las medidas extraordinarias de política monetaria y fiscal. La economía española ha sido una de las que han sufrido la pandemia con más intensidad y ahora tiene la oportunidad que presentan los fondos europeos para transformar su economía.

¿Cuáles son las claves para aprovechar esta recuperación? ¿Cuáles son las reformas clave que tiene que afrontar España? ¿Qué suponen los fondos para el proyecto Europeo? ¿Qué papel tendrán Europa, China, los EE.UU y las economías emergentes en el mundo post-covid?

Prof. Núria Mas, Economía, IESE
Prof. Juan José Toribio, Economía, IESE
Prof. Pedro Videla, Economía, IESE


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    Professor and Head of Economics Department

    Núria Mas is professor and head of the Economics Department at IESE Business School and holder of the Jaime Grego Chair of Healthcare Management. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University and a B.A. in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Before joining IESE Business School, Prof. Mas worked as an associate at Lehman Brothers International. Núria Mas is member of the Governing Council of the Bank of Spain.

    Prof. Mas teaches economics and health economics in the MBA, Executive-MBA and other executive education programs. She is the Academic Director of IESE's Annual Healthcare Industry Meeting.

    She was member of the Advisory Committee for the Sustainability and Progress of the Healthcare System of the Government of Catalonia.

    Her fields of research interests focus on health economics, with a special interest on the organization of healthcare systems to achieve the Triple Aim of better health for their population, better care for the patients and rationalization of costs. She has  studied the effects of different health care systems on the health of the population and she also analyzes how hospitals and doctors respond to different incentive mechanisms. She has also worked on evaluation of public policies. Her work has been published in numerous international journals such as the Journal of Health Economics, The Review of Industrial Organization; Food Policy  or the International Journal of Healthcare Finance and Economics.

    Prof. Mas has been an advisor and consultant on health economics for the European Commission as well as for different public sector institutions and the healthcare industry.


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    Emeritus Professor de Economía

    Prof. Toribio received a B.Sc. in economics from the Universitat de Barcelona. He also received an ITP from the Harvard Business School, as well as an M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago.

    Professor Toribio has led a long, successful career in the public and private sectors, as well as in academia.

    In the public sector, professor Toribio started his career as economist for the Banco de España (Spanish Central Bank). Following this, he became a senior official, first in the Spanish Government as the general manager of financial policy in the Spanish Ministry of Finance and, later on, as executive director of the International Monetary Fund, based in Washington.

    In the private sector, Prof. Toribio has served as chairman for several financial and investment companies such as Caixabank Monaco and Inverban, S.V.B., as well as on a number of boards of companies such as La Caixa, Nestlé, Abertis Telecom, Invercaixa (now La Caixa Corporate Finance) or Xfera (now Yoigo). Prior to that, Prof. Toribio held the position of research director at several banks including Banco Urquijo and Banco Hispano Americano.

    He has also served on a number of institutions and non-profit boards, including as chairman of the Spanish Institute of Financial Analysts (Instituto Español de Analistas Financieros), chairman of AIAF (Spanish Fixed Income Market), vice chairman of MEFF (Spanish Derivatives Market), chairman of CODESPA, and board member of the European Federation of Financial Analysts, the Barcelona Stock Exchange and the Círculo de Economía in Barcelona.

    Currently, Prof. Toribio serves on a number of boards such as Amper, the ITM Club, the Abertis Advisory Board and is invited, on a weekly basis, to participate in the CNN+ program "Economía a Fondo" (The Economy, in-depth).

    Prof. Toribio's research and teaching activities focus on business economics, monetary theory, international economics, the economics of the European Union and financial institutions. Prof. Toribio has published numerous academic and practitioner-oriented articles and case studies on these issues.

    Prof. Toribio has written numerous books, such as "Globalización, Desarrollo y Pobreza" (Globalization, Development and Poverty), 2003, Círculo de Empresarios, and "El Sistema Financiero Español: Su funcionamiento y reforma" (The Spanish Financial System: Its Functioning and Reforms), 1986, Orbis. 
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    Professor of Economics

    Pedro Videla is professor in the Economics Department and the holder of IESE's Banco Sabadell Chair of Emerging Markets. He holds a Ph.D. and an MA in economics, both from the University of Chicago, and a commercial engineering degree in economics from the Universidad Católica de Chile.

    His areas of specialization include macroeconomics, international economies and emerging economies.

    As a consultant Prof. Videla has been involved in projects with institutions such as the World Bank, IMF, EU, the Inter American Development Bank, and the USAID.

    He has been a guest professor at many universities worldwide, including Reykjavik University (Iceland), Nile University (Egypt), Lagos Business School (Nigeria), CEIBS (China), Universidad de los Andes, (Chile) and Wharton School (USA).