Eduardo Punset

EDUARDO PUNSET is Professor of Economic Policy at the Chemical Institute of Ramon Llull University in Barcelona. He was Chairman of the Bull Technological Institute, Professor of Innovation and Technology at Madrid University, and IMF Representative in the Caribbean. He actively participated in the Spanish political transition to democracy as Minister for Relations with the European Union, Regional Minister of Finance for Cataluny. and Member of the European Parliament.

He is currently Director and Producer of Networks, a weekly programme of Spanish public television on Science. He has been a member of the staff of BBC, and The Economist.

Among his books are A Field Guide to Survive in the XXI st Century;La Salida de la Crisis, Human Ressources and Economic Growth; and La Espana Impertinente.