Elena Huergo Orejas

Faculty of Economics and Business

Departament of Economic Analysis

Full Professor (Profesor Catedrático de Universidad)


TF: +34 91 394 2370


Room N-113. First building



Microeconomics. Degree in Economics

Microeconomics. Doble Degree in Economics, Mathematics and Statistics

Advanced Microeconomics, MSc in Economics


Research interests:

Industrial Economics: firms' behaviour, productivity and economics of innovation. Impact assessment of public support to business R&D


Recent Publications

“The role of public loans in financing R&D through the economic cycle". With A. Barajas and L. Moreno. Economia Politica. 2021. DOI:10.1007/s40888-021-00225-9.

"Organization of R&D outsourcing: Asymmetric cross-effects between locations". With M. García-Vega. Journal of Economics and Management Strategy. 2021. DOI: 10.1111/jems.12422.

"Growth effects of economic conditions at birth: The role of public funding for technology-based start-ups". With A. López. Economics of Innovation and New Technology. 2020. DOI: 10.1080/10438599.2020.1837525.

"The role of international and domestic R&D outsourcing for innovation". With M. García-Vega. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 157, 2019. pp. 775-792.

"Empirical models of firms' R&D". With A. Barge-Gil, A. López and L. Moreno. In L.C. Corchón and M.A. Marini (eds.): Handbook of Game Theory and Industrial Organization, Vol.2, Cap.18, 2018, pp. 475-516.

"Subsidies or loans? Evaluating the impact of R&D support programmes." With L. Moreno. Research Policy 46(7), 2017, pp. 1198-1214.


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