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Dr Andreu Sansó Rosselló

Dr Andreu Sansó Rosselló
Full professor
Applied Economics
  • Despatx DB227segon pisGaspar Melchor de Jovellanos


Brief CV

I was born in Manacor, Mallorca, (1969). Full professor of Applied Economics at the University of the Balearic Islands (UIB).

Degree in Economics and Business at the University of Barcelona (1992). PhD in Economics at the University of Barcelona (1996).

Previously, I was assistant professor and associate professor at the University of Barcelona, and associate professor at the UIB. I was Professor-tutor at the Open University of Catalonia (UOC).

Head of the Department of Applied Economics at the UIB (2003-2007). General Director of Economy (2007-2011), Government of the Balearic Islands, and Director of the Institute of Statistics of the Balearic Islands, Ibestat, (2008-2011). Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business at UIB (2013-2020).

I have teaching experience at the Universities of Barcelona, Balearic Islands, Veracruzana (Xalapa, Mexico) and UOC. I have visited the Universities of Aarhus (Denmark); UFMG (Belo Horizonte, Brazil), Western Australia (Perth, Australia) and Canterbury (Christchurch, New Zeland).

My research is focused on econometrics and I have published research articles in Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Econometric Theory, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, The Econometric Journal, Economics Letters, Statistics and Probability Letters, Communications in Statistics, Annales d'Economie et Statistique, Empirical Economics, Spanish Economic Review, Tourism Management, Annals of Tourism Research, Health Policy, among others.

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Office Hours

Lecturer Tutorial Times
Start Date End Date Day Start Time End Time Location
13/09/2023 11/07/2024 Wednesday 15.00 16.00 DB227 / Jovellanos

Teaching, 5 previous years

Subject Information
11631 - Statistical Learning and Decision-Making
11642 - Simulation Tools and Sampling with Big Data
20629 - Final Degree Project in Economics
21205 - Econometrics
21222 - Final Degree Project in Business Administration
  • Degree in Business Administration2020-21


Research groups

Group Membership type
Models for Fuzzy Information Processing (MOTIBO) Collaborator
Theoretical and Applied Econometrics Member


Comendeiro-Maaløe, M., M. Ridao-López, E. Bernal-Delgado & A. Sansó-Rosselló (2024): Delving into public-expenditure elasticity: Evidence from a National Health Service acute-care hospital network. PLOS One 19(3): e0291991.

Carrion-i-Silvestre, J.l. & A. Sansó (2023): Generalized Extreme Value Approximation to the CUMSUMQ Test for Constant Unconditional Variance in Heavy-Tailed Time Series. Research Institute of Applied Economics. University of Barcelona. Working Paper 2023/09. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.23192.98561. R Package:

Arilla, M., J. Rosell, A. Margalida, A. Sansó & R. Blasco (2023): Eurasian griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus) as a bone modifying agent and its implications for Archaeology. Scientific Reports, 13, 17090,

Perez-Montiel, J.A., A. Sansó, O. Ozcelebi & R. Pariboni (2023): Autonomous and induced demand in the United States: A long-run perspective. Journal of Evolutionary Economics.

Christoph Graf, Jaume Rosselló-Nadal & Andreu Sansó-Rosselló (2023): Is Daylight Saving Time worth it in tourist regions? Tourism Management Perspectives. 45.

Bakhat, M., J. Rosselló & A. Sansó (2022): Price Transmission between Oil and Gasoline and Diesel: A New Measure for Evaluating Time Asymmetries. Energy Economics. 106.

Rosselló, J., A. Sansó & A. Virbickaitė (2021): How local tourism managers can benefit from national surveys: Estimating tourism and restaurant expenditures for small market segments. Current Issues in Tourism.

Bernal-Delgado, E., M. Comendeiro-Maaløe, M. Ridao-López & A. Sansó-Rosselló (2020): Factors underlying the growth of hospital expenditure in Spain in a period of unexpected economic shocks: a dynamic analysis on administrative data. Health Policy, 214, 389-396.

Montaño, J., J. Rosselló & A. Sansó (2019): A new method for estimating tourists’ length of stay. Tourism Management, 75, 112-120.

Sansó, A. & A. Virbickaite (2019): Escenaris demogràfics i de consum. En VV.AA. H2030. Estudi sobre la Prospectiva Econòmica, Social i Mediambiental de les Societats de les Illes Balears a l’Horitzó 2030. Consell Econòmic i Social de les Illes Balears. ISBN 978-84-09-09772-2. También edición en castellano: ISBN 978-84-09-18620-4.

Rosselló, J. & A. Sansó (2017): Taxing Tourism: The Effects of an Accommodation Tax on Tourism Demand in the Balearic Islands (Spain). Cuadernos Económicos del ICE, 93, pp 157-171.

Rosselló, J. & A. Sansó (2017): Yearly, monthly and weekly seasonality of tourism demand: A decomposition analysis. Tourism Management, 60, 379-389.

del Barrio, T., A. Bodnar & A. Sansó (2017): Numerical Distribution Functions for Seasonal Unit Root Test with OLS and GLS Detrending. Computational Statistics, 32:4, 1533–1568.

Rosselló, J. & A. Sansó (2016): Subnational Government's Budget Deficit Targets in a Monetary Union: the Spanish case 1995-2010. Ekonomiaz. N.º 89, 1.º semestre, pp 280-314.

del Barrio, T., A. Bodnar & A. Sansó (2016): The lag length selection and detrending methods for HEGY seasonal unit root tests using Stata. Stata Journal, 16 Number 3, 740-760-21. Code.

del Barrio, T. & A. Sansó (2015): On Augmented Franses Tests for Seasonal Unit Roots. Communications in Statistics – Theory and Methods. 44:24, 5204–5212.

García, A., C. Simón de Blas & A. Sansó (2014): A Detrended Range Unit Root Test. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation. Vol. 43 Issue 6, p1253-1264. 12p.

Haldrup, N., M. Montañés & A. Sansó (2011): Detection of Additive Outliers in Seasonal Time Series. Journal of Time Series Econometrics. Vol 3, Issue 2, ISSN (Online) 1941-1928.

Manera, C., S. Sansó & A. Sansó (2009): La industria de la perla. El caso de Majorica, fábrica de perlas artificiales (1902-2005). Revista de Historia Industrial. N. 39, 77-117.

Haldrup, N. & A. Sansó (2008): A Note on the Vogelsang Test for Additive Outliers. Statistics and Probability Letters. Vol. 78, Issue 3, pp. 296-300.

Haldrup, N., S. Hylleberg, G. Pons & A. Sansó (2007): Common Periodic Correlation Features and the Interaction of Stocks and Flows in Airport Data. Journal of Business and Economic Statistics. Vol. 25, No. 1, pp.21-32.

Carrión, J.Ll. & A. Sansó (2007): The KPSS Test with Two Structural Breaks. Spanish Economic Review. vol. 9(2), pp. 105-127.

Carrión, J.Ll. & A. Sansó (2006): Joint hypothesis specification for unit root tests with a structural break. The Econometrics Journal. 9:2, 196-224.

García, A. & A. Sansó (2006): A Generalization of the Burridge-Guerre Non-Parametric Unit Root Test. Econometric Theory. Vol. 22. N. 4. 756-761.

Carrión, J.Ll. & A. Sansó (2006): Testing the Null of Cointegration with Structural Breaks. Oxford Bulletin of Economics & Statistics. 68:5. 623-646.

Carrión, J.Ll. & A. Sansó (2006): A Guide on the Computation of Stationarity Tests. Empirical Economics. Vol 31, 2, 433-448.

Haldrup, N., M. Montañés & A. Sansó (2005): Measurement Errors and Outliers in Seasonal Unit Root Testing. Journal of Econometrics. 127, 103-128.

Pons, G. & A. Sansó (2005): Estimating Cointegrating Vectors with Time Series Measured with Different Periodicities. Econometric Theory. Vol. 21, N. 4, 735-756.

Sansó, A., V. Aragó & J.Ll. Carrion (2004): Testing for Changes in the Unconditional Variance of Financial Time Series. Revista de Economía Financiera. 4, 32-53. Here there are the GAUSS routines. R Package:

Rosselló, J., A. Riera & A. Sansó (2004): The Economic Determinants of Seasonal Patterns. Seasonality in Monthly International Tourist Arrivals to the Balearic Islands. Annals of Tourism Research. 31(3), pp. 697–711.

Carrión, J.Ll., A. Sansó & M. Artís (2004): Raíces Unitarias y Cambios Estructurales en las Macromagnitudes Españolas. Revista Economía Aplicada. Vol 12, 35, 5-27. Data.

Ferreira, A. & A. Sansó (2003): Exchange Rate Movements and the Export of Brazilian Manufactures. In Heymann, D., F. Navajas & E. Bour (eds.): Latin American Economies Crises: Trade and Labour. Palgrave MacMillan.

Montañés, A. & A. Sansó (2001): Dickey-Fuller Family Tests and Changes in the Seasonal Pattern. Annales d'Économie et de Statistique. 61, pp. 73-88.

Carrion, J.Ll., A. Sansó & M. Artís (2001): Unit Root and Stationarity Tests' Wedding. Economics Letters. 70:1, pp. 1-8.

Carrion, J.L., A. Sansó & M. Artís (1999): Response Surfaces for the Dickey-Fuller Unit Root Test with Structural Breaks. Economics Letters. 63:3, pp. 279-283.

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