Who are we?

The Department of Quantitative Economics -Fundamentos del Análisis Económico II (FAE II)- main facilities are located in the Building #1 (Pabellón Prefabricado) of the Faculty of Economics and Business Sciences (Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales) at the Somosaguas" Campus of the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). Some of our Staff has its offices outside of the primery location of the Department. Even so, all of us can be located at Somosaguas" Campus.

Members of the Department teach courses in the areas of Mathematics, Economic Theory, Econometrics and Statistics in the Economics (GECO), Business (GADE) and Law and Business B.A degrees as well as in theMaster in Economics.

The Department is also actively involved in various graduate and official Master programs, such as thePostgraduate Program in Banking and Quantitative Finance, conducted jointly with the Universidad Castilla la Mancha, Universidad del País Vasco and Universidad de Valencia, which has recieved the ANECA quality award. It consists of the two-year long Master of Banking and Quantitative Finance, and the PhD in Banking and Quantitative Finance. The Department also takes part in the Faculty Postgraduate Program, during the PhD in Economics research period.

Regarding the Masters Programs, members of the Department teach in the University Master in Economics, the Master in Actuarial and Financial Sciences, the Master in Corporate Finances, the Master in Logistics and Economic Management of Defense, within the Masters offered by the Faculty of of Economics and Business, and the Master in Engineering Mathematics offered by the Faculty of Mathematics.

The research activity of the Department includes a variety of Economics-science related topics. The Department is linked to the Institute of Economic Analysis (ICAE), a research center of the Complutense University of Madrid, created thanks to the initiative of a group of specialist professors of Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Monetary and Financial Economics, Econometrics and Mathematics.

The Department organizes (jointly with FAE I and the ICAE) a regular Research Seminar on topics of Economic Analysis. The working papers show the research interest of the members of the Deparment.

The links at the top will guide you to information about the undergraduate and graduate programs the Department is involved with, news and events in the Department, research and teaching profiles of the Faculty, and the working paper series.

The main fields of research of the Department are the following: 

1.- Microeconomics

1.a.  Theorical Microeconomics

1.b.  Mathematical models applied to Microeconomics

1.c.  Applied Microeconomics

2.- Macroeconomics

2.a. Theorical Macroeconomics

2.b. Mathematical models applied to Macroeconomics

2.c. Applied Macroeconomics

3.- Financial and Monetary Markets

3.a. Quantitative analysis of financial and monetary markets

3.b. Risk measurement

4.- Econometrics

4.a. Theoretical Econometrics

4.b. Applied Econometrics

4.c. Time series analysis


Contact Information

Office 323 (Third floor, north wing of Building 1).
Phone: +34 91 394 2383.
Fax: +34 91 394 2591.



Department of Quantitative Economics (FAE II)
Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Campus de Somosaguas
28223 - Pozuelo de Alarcón (MADRID) SPAIN