Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences
Department of Economy and Business Organization
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Welcome to my personal site at UIC Barcelona. I received my PhD in economics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain, and up until recently I held a Visiting Professor position at FH Düsseldorf, Germany.

Academic curriculum of Dr. AGNESE FREIRE, Pablo

  • PhD in Economics (2010)
    Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.
  • B.A. in Economics (2002)
    Universidad de Buenos Aires.

Publications of Dr. AGNESE FREIRE, Pablo


  • Hromcová, J.; Agnese, P., 2019, "Globalization, welfare, and the attitudes toward higher education", Economic modeling, 81, 503-517.
  • Agnese, P.; Hromcová, J., 2018, "Globalization and the attitudes toward higher education: A policy discussion", INFER Policy Brief Series, 1, 1-6.
  • Agnese, P.; Hromcová, J., 2016, "Bubble economics and structural change: The cases of Spain and France compared", Journal of economic policy reform, 21, 59-79.
  • Agnese, P.; Hromcová, J., 2016, "Low-skill offshoring and welfare compensation policies", Economic modeling, 52, part B, 408-426.
  • Agnese, P., 2012, "Employment effects of offshoring across sectors and occupations in Japan", Asian Economic Journal, 26, 289-311.
  • Agnese, P.; Salvador, P., 2012, "More alike than different: The Spanish and Irish labour markets before and after the crisis", IZA Journal of European Labor Studies.
  • Agnese, P.; Ricart, J. E., 2012, "Deslocalizaciones y productividad. ¿Una oportunidad para España?", Papeles de economía española, 148-164.
  • Agnese, P.; Sala, H., 2011, "The driving forces behind the falling labor share and persistent unemployment in Japan", Pacific Economic Review, 16, 577-603.
  • Agnese, P.; Sala, H., 2009, "The fading 1990s in Japan: Driving forces behind the unemployment upsurge", International Review of Economics & Finance, 18, 428-439.
  • Agnese, P.; Sala, H., 2008, "Unemployment in Japan: A look at the lost decade", Asia Pacific Journal of Economics and Business, 12, 16-35.
  • Ricart, J. E.; Agnese, P., 2008, "La deslocalització de serveis: Una perspectiva global i local", Nota d economia, 69-83.


  • Ricart, J. E.; Agnese, P.; Pisani, N.; Adegbesan, A., 02/2011, "Offshoring in the global economy: Management practices and welfare implications".

Book chapters

  • Agnese, P., 09/2015, "Offshoring and productivity from a time-series perspective", Advances on International Economics. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Projects and research of Dr. AGNESE FREIRE, Pablo

  • Offshoring Research Network.
  • The New Globalization: Understanding (and Managing) Globalization in the XXI Century.

RDI no competitiu of Dr. AGNESE FREIRE, Pablo

  • Offshoring Research Network.
  • Spain in a world context.