David Gago

David Gago-Saldaña.

Dr Gago-Saldaña is an expert in Public Policies, economic & social based activities evaluation and impact analysis. He currently consults for the World Bank on projects on innovation and competitiveness in services promotion for Latin America.

David Gago-Saldaña received a PhD in Economics from the University of Alcalá (European Mention) and was awarded the XI Victor Mendoza Prize for the Best Thesis by the Institute of Economic Studies in 2010. He holds an MsC in Economics from the University of Warwick (UK) and a degree in Economics from the University of Alcalá (Spain, Prize of Excellence). He is author of more than 25 publications at both at national and international level in the fields of economic analysis, innovation in services (particularly the educational sector) and Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) and their impacts.

He was formerly advisor for the State Secretary for Telecommunications and the Information Society (SSTIS) in Spain (2008-2010) and Director of Analysis and Outlook at Fundación Centro Superior para la Enseñanza Virtual (CSEV) (2011-2014).

He has also worked as a researcher & consultant for Red2Red Consultores (2006-2008) and Centro de Estudios Económicos Tomillo (2002-2006). Currently, David is lecturer at San Pablo – CEU Univesity

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