Jordi López-Tamayo graduated in Economics at the University of Barcelona in 1993, where he gained his PhD. degree in Applied Economics in 2000. Actually he works as Assistant Professor of Applied Economics for the Department of Econometrics, Statistic and Spanish Economy at the same university. Also is member of the Institute of Applied Economic Research (IREA-UB), member of Regional Quantitative Analysis Group (AQR) and member of Teaching Innovation in Economic Data Analysis Group (GIDAD) at the same university. He has been member of the Spanish Regional Science Association (AECER) and the European Regional Science Association (ERSA). His main fields of research are Teaching Innovation in Economic Data Analysis, Labor Markets, Social and Economic Indicators and Regional and Urban Economics.