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Dr Ramón Molina De Dios
Dr Ramón Molina De Dios
Contract Lecturer with a PhD
Economic Institutions and History

Dr Ramón Molina De Dios


Brief CV

Born in Palma (Mallorca) in 1955, Ramon Molina is a lecturer in the Department of Applied Economics at the Universitat de les Illes Balears (UIB). He holds a Ph.D. cum laude in History by the UIB (2002). Areas of expertise: History and Economic Institutions.
Former associate lecturer in the Departments of History, Economics and Business, and Applied Economics from 1993 to 2011, teaching the subjects World Economic History, Economic History of Spain, and History of preindustrial and industrial development. He has taught seminars at the Universities of Rome and Florence (Italy), Tula (Russia), Paderborn (Germany) Universitat Auton˛ma (Barcelona) an Tetouan (Morocco). As a researcher he has spent three months as a visiting researcher at the London School of Economics in London.
His research has specialized in the study of the evolution of the living standard, the formation of labor markets in historical perspective, and the evolution of the Balearic economy of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. He has also conducted research on the application of industrial technology and the history of the railways. He has served as an investigator in four research projects sponsored by the Spanish Consejo Superior de Investigaciones CientÝficas *(CSIC) and has been a member of the scientific committee in the last six national congress meetings in railway history.
He has published his research in various scientific journals such as*Historia Industrial, Historia Agraria, Revista de Historia de la EconomÝa y la Empresa, Estudis d'Hist˛ria Econ˛mica, Randa and Transportes Servicios y Telecomunicaciones. He has authored a book about the evolution of the living standard in Mallorca co-authored three more. Currently, he is working on the on the development of agribusiness and the history of tourism and its impact on the transformation of the Mediterranean economies in the twentieth century.


Subjects taught. Academic Year 2018-19

Subjects taught
Subject Degree/campus
21203 - Economic History of Enterprises
21222 - Final Degree Project

Teaching, 5 previous years

Subject Degree
1759 - Economic History of Preindustrial Europe
  • History 2013-14
20246 - Economic History of Pre-Industrial Societies
  • Degree in History2013-14
20531 - Final Degree Project
  • Degree in Tourism2014-15
21203 - Economic History of Enterprises
  • Degree in Business Administration2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
  • Double Degree in Business Administration and Law2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18
  • Double Degree in Business Administration and Tourism2017-18
21222 - Final Degree Project
  • Degree in Business Administration2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18


Research groups

Group Membership type
Economic History Group (GEHE) Member
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