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María Teresa Álvarez-Martínez is an Economic Analyst at the Fiscal Policy Analysis team at Joint Research Centre, Seville. She currently works on corporate taxation and R&D tax incentives using Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) models.
Before joining the JRC in 2014, María was a postdoctoral researcher at the E.J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policies at Rutgers University, New Jersey, (USA) for the period 2011-2013. She was a part time lecturer in several Spanish universities: Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela and Universidad de Vigo and Universidad Loyola Andalucia.
Maria holds a PhD in Economics from Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona (2010).
Her main research interests are Fiscal policies and Computable General Equilibrium models.