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Albert Banal Estanol

Albert Banal Estanol

Associate Professor UPF
Academic Director

Albert is Doctor in Economics from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and has a Master in Mathematics from the Université Paul Sabatier de Toulouse. He is a tenured professor in the Department of Economics and Business at Universitat Pompeu Fabra. He is the Academic Director of the Master of Science in Finance and Banking at UPF Barcelona School of Management. He also teaches at the Barcelona School of Economics, at City University of London (United Kingdom), at the College of Europe in Bruges (Belgium) and...

  • Business & Management Strategy

  • Doctor, Social and Legal Sciences, Economics, management and health sciences


  • Master of Science in Finance and Banking


  • Master of Science in Finance and Banking
  • Master of Science in Management

  • Academic Director - UPF Barcelona School of Management
  • Financial Analyst - Banc de Sabadell
  • Economic Consultant - Frontier Economics
  • Financial Analyst - Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria

Actividad Investigadora y transferencia

  • ALFARANO, S., BANAL ESTANOL, A., OTROS , O. (2024). Centralized vs Decentralized Markets: The Role of Connectivity. SSRN Electronic Journal.
  • BANAL ESTANOL, A. (2023). Similar-to-me effects in the grant application process: Applicants, panellists, and the likelihood of obtaining funds. R&D Management.
  • BANAL ESTANOL, A. (2023). Common Ownership in Germany: A Network View. DIW Berlin.
  • BANAL ESTANOL, A., OTROS , O. (2023). Performance-based research funding: Evidencie from the largest natural experiment worldwide.. Research Policy.
  • MASSOL, O., HACHE, E., BANAL ESTANOL, A. (2023). Trade sanctions and international market integration: Evidence from the sanctions on Iranian methanol exports. The World Economy.
  • BANAL ESTANOL, A., MACHO-STADLER, I., NIETO-POSTIGO, J., PÉREZ-CASTRILLO, D. (2023). Early individual stakeholders, first venture capital investment, and exit in the UK startup ecosystem. Journal of Corporate Finance.
  • BANAL ESTANOL, A. (2023). Comunitats energètiques: guanys i reptes ambientals, econòmics i socials. Notes d'Economia.
  • SOLINAS, G., MELOSO, D., BANAL ESTANOL, A., SELDESLACHTS, J., KRETSCHMER, T. (2022). Competition, formal governance and trust in alliances: An experimental study. Long Range Planning.
  • BANAL ESTANOL, A., DUSO, T., SELDESLATCHTS, J., SZÜCS, F. (2022). R&D spillovers through RJV cooperation. Research Policy.
  • BANAL ESTANOL, A., BOOT, N., SELDESLACHTS, J. (2022). Common Ownership Patterns in the European Banking Sector—The Impact of the Financial Crisis1. Journal of Competition Law and Economics.
  • BANAL ESTANOL, A. (2021). Only Strict Coronavirus Regulations for Vacationers Affect Passenger Air Traffic between Germany and Mallorca. DIW Berlin.
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  • BANAL ESTANOL, A. (2022). Towards Net-Zero? Gas Infrastructure and Investment Regulation in Spain. European Climate Fundation.