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Jesus Crespo Cuaresma

Research Scholar

Migration and Sustainable Development Research Group

Population and Just Societies Program


Jesus Crespo Cuaresma holds a doctorate in economics from the University of Vienna, as well as a second doctorate (Habilitation) in economics from the same University. He is an associate professor at the Department of Economics of the University of Vienna and a scientific advisor to the Österreichische Nationalbank. He is working on applied macroeconometrics, economic growth, forecasting, business cycle research, and monetary and fiscal policy. He has published numerous articles on such issues in refereed scientific journals and books.

Dr. Crespo Cuaresma joined the World Population Program in October 2006 to work on a new project on Human Capital and Economic Growth.

Last update: 25 SEP 2007


Caballero Reina, J., Crespo Cuaresma, J., Fenz, K., Zellmann, J., Yankov, T., & Taha, A. (2024). Gravity Models for Global Migration Flows: A Predictive Evaluation. Population Research and Policy Review 43 (2) e29. 10.1007/s11113-024-09867-6.

Fenz, K., Mitterling, T., Crespo Cuaresma, J., & Roitner-Fransecky, I. (2024). Climate, conflict and internal migration in Colombia. In: Vienna Yearbook of Population Research. pp. 1-22 Vienna, Austria: Vienna Institute of Demography. ISBN 978-3-7001-9476-7 10.1553/p-8kaj-g8kb.