Roses, Joan R

Professor Joan R Roses  

Department

Position held

Professor in Economic History

 

Experience keywords:

Economic Geography; Economic Growth; Economic History; Housing; Human Capital; Regional Inequality

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Joan R Roses's research focuses on several aspects of the economic geography and long-run economic development of several European countries during the last two centuries.

He has worked extensively on the sources of Spain's economic growth. More recently, however, his research has increasingly concentrated on studying the evolution and the determinants of regional inequality in European countries, particularly in Spain, France and Sweden.

Finally, he is working on an analysis of factor markets in Spain (land, labour and housing markets), and their influence on economic development and inequality.

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

Construction and Property

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Catalonia; France; Italy; Spain; Sweden

Languages:

Catalan [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Spanish [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]

Media experience:

Has written for mainstream press; Radio

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)207 955 6678

Alt email:

jrrosesv@gmail.com

Publications

2016

Carmona, Juan and Lampe, Markus and Rosés, Joan (2016) Housing affordability during the urban transition in Spain Economic History Review. ISSN 0013-0117

2015

Roses, Joan R. (2015) Spanish land reform in the 1930s: economic necessity or political opportunism? Economic History working paper series, 225/2015. The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Enflo, Kerstin and Roses, Joan Ramon (2015) Coping with regional inequality in Sweden: structural change, migrations, and policy, 1860-2000 The Economic History Review, 68 (1). 191-217. ISSN 0013-0117

2014

Pidal, Juan Carmona and Lampe, Markus and Rosés, Joan R. (2014) Housing affordability during the urban transition in Spain Economic History working paper series, 208/2014. The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2013

Martínez-Galarraga, Julio and Roses, Joan R. and Tirado, Daniel A. (2013) The long-term patterns of regional income inequality in Spain, 1860–2000 Regional Studies. 1-16. ISSN 0034-3404

2012

Prados de la Escosura, Leandro and Roses, Joan R. and Sanz-Villarroya, Isabel (2012) Economic reforms and growth in Franco's Spain Revista de Historia Económica / Journal of Iberian and Latin American Economic History, 30 (01). 45-89. ISSN 0212-6109

Carmona, Juan and Roses, Joan R. (2012) Land markets and agrarian backwardness (Spain, 1904-1934) European Review of Economic History, 16 (1). 74-96. ISSN 1361-4916

2010

Wolf, Nikolaus and Roses, Joan R. (2010) Aggregate growth, 1913-1950 In: Broadberry, Stephen and O'Rourke, Kevin H., (eds.) The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Europe. The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Europe, 2. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 181-208. ISBN 9780521882033

Prados de la Escosura, Leandro and Roses, Joan R. (2010) Long-run estimates of physical capital in Spain, 1850-2000 In: Field, Alexander J., (ed.) Research in Economic History. Research in Economic History (27). Emerald, Bingley, UK, 141-200. ISBN 9781849507707

Prados de la Escosura, Leandro and Roses, Joan R. (2010) Human capital and economic growth in Spain, 1850–2000 Explorations in Economic History, 47 (4). 520-532. ISSN 0014-4983

Roses, Joan Ramon and Martínez-Galarraga, Julio and Tirado, Daniel A. (2010) The upswing of regional income inequality in Spain (1860–1930) Explorations in Economic History, 47 (2). 244-257. ISSN 0014-4983

2009

Prados de la Escosura, Leandro and Roses, Joan R. (2009) The sources of long-run growth in Spain, 1850-2000 The Journal of Economic History, 69 (04). 1063-1091. ISSN 0022-0507

Roses, Joan R. (2009) Subcontracting and vertical integration in the Spanish cotton industry The Economic History Review, 62 (1). 45-72. ISSN 0013-0117

2004

Roses, Joan R. and Sánchez-Alonso, Blanca (2004) Regional wage convergence in Spain 1850–1930 Explorations in Economic History, 41 (4). 404-425. ISSN 0014-4983

2003

Roses, Joan R. (2003) Why isn't the whole of Spain industrialized? : a new economic geography and early industrialization, 1797 - 1910 The Journal of Economic History, 63 (4). 995-1022. ISSN 0022-0507

1998

Cuadras-Morató, Xavier and Roses, Joan R. (1998) Bills of exchange as money: sources of monetary supply during the industrialisation of Catalonia, 1844–74 Financial History Review, 5 (01). 27-47. ISSN 0968-5650

Roses, Joan R. (1998) Measuring the contribution of human capital to the development of the Catalan factory system (1830-61) European Review of Economic History, 2 (1). 25-48. ISSN 1361-4916

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