Social Sciences: Dr. of Economics and Business Sciences
Date of admittance: 20/06/2017
Speech in reply: José María Gay de Liébana
Montserrat Casanovas Ramon is Msc Economic and Commercial Political Science by the University of Barcelona, PhD in Economic and Business by the Autonomous University of Barcelona and Academic Numerary by the Royal European Academy of Doctors. Full Professor of Finance in the Economy and Business of the University of Barcelona. Economist, Financial Analyst by the Spanish Institute of Financial Analysts, Postgraduate in Financial Audit by Catalan Economist Association and European Financial Adviser by the European Financial Planning Association.
She has work experience in the field of business and banking and in different universities. Founded and Director of the Master European Financial Adviser and Master in Management of Construction and Real Estate Companies of the Barcelona University. She has published 82 books and book chapters and 91articles, of which 38 have been in highly ranked journal, Indexed Journal. Thematic topics have been about Finance, Insurance, Financial Markets and Valuation of Companies.
She has participated in many Research Projects, most of the time as principal investigator and she has supervised a large number of Doctoral theses and Masters theses.
Member of the Stearing Committee of Catalan Economist Association (CEC) from 1998 until 2018, occupying the positions of Secretary and Deputy Secretary of the Government Board.
She has also been a member in different Boards of Directors of Companies and in Management Companies of Collective Investment Institutions.
She is currently President of the Economists and Researchers Commission and of Forum of the Economists in Financial Markets and co-creator of the Index of Stock Market Expectations of
Economists. and coordinator of the Financial Observatory of the General Council of Economist of Spain (CGCEE).
Member of the Catalan Accounting and Management Association (ACCID) and member
of Government Board of Spanish Registry of Economists Teachers and Researchers of
CGCEE. Co-President of the Commission of Financing and Investments of the General Council of Economists of Spain.
It is also Vice President of Government Board of Spanish Registry of Economists Financial Advisers (REAF).
Member of the Editorial Board of the Economic Journal of Catalonia and Reviewer of various National and International Scientific Journals. Also belongs to different National and International Scientific Associations.