Dr Andre Carrascal Incera

Dr Andre Carrascal Incera

The Department of Strategy and International Business
Research Fellow

Contact details

Birmingham Business School
Ash House
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 2TT

Andre Carrascal Incera is a Research Fellow in Economic Modelling at the City-REDI research institute, Birmingham Business School. His current lines of research are related to multisectoral modelling and impact analysis from a regional perspective. In particular, he has experience on working with economy-wide models such as Input-Output, Social Accounting Matrices and Computable General Equilibrium Models. 


PhD in Economics, University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), 2014


Andre joined the City-REDI team as a Research Fellow in Economic Modelling in July 2018. Previously, he has been a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), funded by the Galician Regional Government, working on the project Youth Unemployment in Europe: its structural causes and its macroeconomic consequences.

He has been a Visiting Scholar at the Regional Economics Application Laboratory (REAL) of the University of Illinois (USA) for 12 months between 2015 and 2016, followed by another year at the Global Economics and Management department of the University of Groningen (The Netherlands) between 2016 and 2017.

He also holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), awarded with the 2014 PhD dissertation prize of that University. At Santiago de Compostela, Andre taught Labour Economics in the degree of Labour Relations and Human Resources and Microeconomics in the degree of Business Administration (undergraduate level, both).

Postgraduate supervision

Andre is currently supervising a PhD student at the Fundamentals of Economic Analysis department, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), on the topic of Health Care Systems, ageing and consumption patterns at a regional level.

Andre is also interested in supervising potential PhD students at Birmingham Business School working on topics related to regional and urban disparities, tourism economics, economy-wide models and youth unemployment.  


Research interests

Multisectoral modelling, economic impact, regional economics, labour market

Other activities

He is a member of the European Regional Science Association (ERSA), the Spanish Regional Science Association (AECR), the International Input-Output Association (IIOA) and the Hispanic-American Input-Output Society (SHAIO), participating regularly in their annual conferences.

He is also referee for Economic Systems Research, Tourism Management, Tourism Geographies, Spatial Economic Analysis, Bio-Based and Applied Economics, Journal of Environmental Management and Journal of Regional Research.


Carrascal Incera, A. (2017), Drivers of change in the European youth employment: a comparative structural decomposition analysis, Economic Systems Research, Volume: 29(4), pages 463-485.

Carrascal Incera, A., Fernandes Avelino, A., & Franco Solís, A. (2017), Gray water and environmental externalities: International patterns of water pollution through a structural decomposition analysis, Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume: 165, pages 1174-1187.

Pereira López, X., Fernández Fernández, M., & Carrascal Incera, A. (2016), The economic impact of international students in a regional economy from a tourism perspective, Tourism Economics, Volume: 22(1), pages 125-140.

Carrascal Incera, A., & Fernández Fernández, M. (2015), Tourism and income distribution: Evidence from a developed regional economy, Tourism Management, Volume: 48, pages 11-20.

Carrascal Incera, A., Fernández Fernández, M., & Pereira López, X. (2015), Spillover Effects of Tourism Consumption Between Galicia and the Rest of Spain, International Journal of Tourism Research, Volume: 17(2), pages 185-195.

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