Francisco Higón
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Francisco J. Higón PhD in Economics for the University of Valencia. He is Associate Professor at the Department of Applied Economics at the University of Valencia. He is a member of the Public Economics Research Unit and the Public Economic Evaluation research group (EvalPub).
His research focuses on different issues of Public Economics, standing out: taxation, public economic evaluation and, especially, issues of economy and environment. He has published articles in various scientific journals in which Environmental and Resource Economics, Hacienda Pública Española, Estudios de Economía Aplicada or Cuadernos de Información Económica stand out.
He has been a researcher in different projects and contracts with various entities such as the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation, Spanish Institute of Fiscal Studies or the Generalitat Valenciana.


Office 2B07
Faculty of Economics
Avenida de los Naranjos s/n
46022 Valencia
(+34) 963828428

Research areas
  • Environmental policy
  • Regional studies and fiscal federalism
  • Microsimulation of taxes and benefits