María Gómez León EN

María Gómez León
Ayudante Doctor (AD)

Phone: (+34) 9638 28225
Office: 3B07

Research lines

• Economic history

• Economic development

• Inequality and social mobility in the long-run

Relevant publications

• ‘The Kuznets curve in Brazil, 1850-2010’. Revista de Historia Económica-Journal of Iberian and Latin American Economic History 39(1): 37-61 (2021)

• ‘Inequality in turbulent times: income distribution in Germany and Britain, 1900-50’. The Economic History Review 72(3): 1079-1098 (with Herman J. de Jong, 2019)

• ‘The rise of the middle class in Brazil, 1850-1950′. European Review of Economic History 23(4): 482-498 (2019)

Research projects

• ‘Chain reaction: histoy of the atomic business in the Iberian peninsula’, Programa Estatal de Investigación, Desarrollo e Innovación, 2018-2021

• ‘Social mobility and inequality across Italy and Europe 1300-1800′, European Research Council, 2017-2022.

• ‘Pessimism and prosperity. The welfare paradox of interwar Europe in a global perspective’, Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research, 2013-2018. 

‘A comparative analysis of the causes of regional inequality in the long-run: institutions, markets and policies’, Ministerio de Asuntos Económicos y Transformación Digital, 2013-2015