Doctor in Mathematics, Professor at the University of Alicante, and Researcher at Ivie. Honorary Degree in Economics by the University of Granada, 2014, and Rey Jaime I Prize in Economics, 2017.
Main field of research: justice and equity, health economics and mathematical economics.
Apart from some technical contributions in Micro, there are axiomatic studies to distributive problems, cost or surplus sharing with non-homogeneous agents; in health, management and costs of waiting lists, early detection and prevention and their relationship with equality of opportunity.
As for their socioeconomic impact, there are some monographies devoted to the evaluation of traffic crashes, the evolution of development in the Spanish Regions, the impact of the crisis on their welfare, and the participation in the building of Human Development Indicators, with the United Nations.
– Member of the Editorial board of Social Choice and Welfare, Top, Spanish Economic Review
– Member of the Scientific Comitte: La Gaceta Matemática, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
– Visiting profesor at the Universities of Oxford, Manchester, California (Davis), Rochester, Bielefeld, Viena, Autónoma de Barcelona, Istituto Universitario Europeo (Florence), Paris X, Institute for Advanced Studies (Viena), Instituto de Análisis Económico (Barcelona), LUISS Guido Carli (Roma), IMéRA (Universidad Aix-Marseille).
Publications in Health Economics, Journal of Health Economics, Social Sciences and Medicine, International Journal of Game Theory, Review of Income and Wealth, Journal of Mathematical Psychology, Mathematical Social Sciences, Social Choice and Welfare, Economics of Education Review, PLOs One, Social Indicators Research.
Personal web page: http://fae.ua.es/FAEX/herrero-blancocarmen/