The Spanish long term care form was done in a  rush and with out much thoughtEl Correo, 13 August 2013.

Selected Press Mentions

Hard’ Brexit would delay access to new drugs“. PharmaceuticalTimes online, 3 November, 2016.

Female labour market participation and long term care” (in Spanish),begirada, 22 September, 2016.

Long Term Care Subsidies have reduced Hospitalizations by 11%”, (in Spanish) July 27, 2016.

Long Term Care Subsidies Reduce Hospitalizations by 11%La Vanguardia (Spanish), July 27, 2016

Brexit and the National Health Service“, Wall Street Journal,June 29, 2016

Mayor of London: between a millionaire and a the son a a bus driver” , Radio France International, 5 May, 2016.

Catalans in the UK live with angst the possibility of Brexit” (Catalan/Spanish) La Vanguardia, 16 June, 2016

How income influences our healthcare decisions“, World Economic Forum,3 August, 2015.

Adopting the euro leads to a decrease in national pride, study finds“,,22 July 2015

Forever Young“,  The Economist,May 14, 2015,

Nurture more important than Nature,” Science Daily,February, 11, 2015

“Study associates globalisation and obesity” (in Spanish)  La Vanguardia, 11 January 2015

Globalisation: the obesity trend” Kiss FM,11 January 2015

Does living in a democracy make you tall?”  Hindustan Times,21 November 2014,

Voluntary guidelines to protect young fashion models aren’t working“, 20 January 2014, The Guardian

Obesity and poverty: the evidence“, Chanel 4 News, January 23, 2013

Socially transmitted’ anorexia: Peer pressure drives eating disorders“, Fox News, March 2012

Anorexia research finds government intervention justifiedThe Guardian, 1 March 2012

Has the Euro Crisis Killed Off Social Democracy For Good?The New Republic, 3 December 2011.

Selected Press Releases

Up to 28% of public long term care expenditure is recovered by savings on unnecessary hospitalisations” (in Spanish), 27 July 2016, FEDEA.

‘Nurture’ more important than ‘nature’ for overweight children“, LSE Press Office, 12 Febrauary 2015.

Family beliefs a barrier to aged care health reform“, LSE Press Office, 14 January 2015

Stand tall if you are living in a democracy“, LSE Press Office, 22 November 2014.

The desire to donate organs“,LSE Press Office, 21 August, 2014.

Why are poorer people in western societies more likely to be obese?LSE Press Office, 2 June 2012.


Thinking like a Social Scientist, London School of Economics event.


TIGER Forum- Toulouse School of Economics

Financing of long -term care (in Spanish and ‘with some Basque’)