Professor of Economics / Catedrático de Economía
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P. Cadahia Delgado, E. Congregado, A. A. Golpe, J. C. Vides. (2022). “The Yield Curve as a Recession Leading Indicator. An Application for Gradient Boosting and Random Forest”, International Journal of Interactive Multimedia and Artificial Intelligence, (Journal Impact Factor: 3,137, (#55/#112 – Q2 Category Computer Science).


Congregado, E. , Esteve V. (2022). Cointegration with structural changes and classical model of inflation in Spain, 1830-1998, Structural Change & Economic Dynamics, Volume 60, March 2022, Pages 376-388.

Congregado, E., Gałecka-Burdziak, Ewa, Golpe, A.A. & Pater, R. (2021). Unemployment invariance hypothesis and structural breaks in Poland, The Journal of Economic Asymmetries, 24, e00198.

Congregado, E., Gałecka-Burdziak, E., Golpe, A. & Pater, R. (2021): “Separating aggregate discouraged and added worker effects: the case of a former transition country.” Oeconomia Copernicana 12.3 (2021): 729-760.

Justo, R., E. Congregado, C. Román. (2021): “Becoming self-employed from inactivity: an in-depth analysis of satisfaction”, Small Business Economics, 56(1), 145-187. doi: Journal Impact Factor (WoS-JCR) 2020: 3.355 (#7/#372, D1 Economics).

Congregado, E., Gałecka-Burdziak, E., Golpe, A. & Pater, R. (2020): “Asymmetry and Non-linearity in Discouraged and Added Worker Effects”, Eastern European Economics, 58:3, 221-241, doi: 10.1080/00128775.2019.1710215 Journal Impact Factor (WoS-JCR) 2018: 1.08 (#207/#363, Q3 Economics).

Lyalkov, S., Carmona, M., Congregado, E., Millán, A. & J.M. Millán (2020): “Trademarks and their association with Kirznerian entrepreneurs”Industry and Innovation, 27:1-2, 155-183. DOI: 10.1080/13662716.2019.1586523. Journal Impact Factor (WoS-JCR) 2018: 3.157 (#46/#363, Q1 Economics).

Congregado, E.; Golpe, A.A.; Esteve, V. (2019). On the Substitutability between Paid-employment and Self-employment: Evidence from the Period 1969–2014 in the United StatesSustainability 201911, 507.

Carmona, M., Congregado, E., Feria, J., & Iglesias, J. (2017). The energy-growth nexus reconsidered: Persistence and causality. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews71, 342-347.

Congregado, E., Feria-Gallardo, J., Golpe, A. A., & Iglesias, J. (2016). The environmental Kuznets curve and CO2 emissions in the USA. Environmental Science and Pollution Research23(18), 18407-18420.

Mérida, A. L., Carmona, M., Congregado, E., & Golpe, A. A. (2016). Exploring the regional distribution of tourism and the extent to which there is convergence. Tourism Management57, 225-233.

Congregado, E., Iglesias, J, Millan, J.M., Román, C, (2016) “Incidence, effects, dynamics and routes out of overqualification in Europe: A comprehensive analysis distinguishing by employment status“, Applied Economics, vol48 (5), pp. 441-445 (JCR social science, 2014 impact factor 0.46)

Martín-Suarez, J.L, Congregado, E., Golpe, A. (2015) “El uso de métodos numéricos y su aplicación en EXCEL para el modelo de Oferta y Demanda agregada dinámica“, E-Publica, vol. 17, Septiembre,

Carree, M., Congregado, E., Golpe, A., Van Stel, A. (2015) “Self-employment and job generation in Metropolitan Areas, 1969-2009” Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, vol. 27 (3-4) pp. 181-201 (JCR social science, 2014 impact factor 1.519)

Carmona, M., Congregado, E., Golpe, A., Iglesias, J. (2014) ” Self-employment and business cycles: searching for asymmetries in a panel of 23 OECD countries” Journal of Business Economics and Management, Forthcoming (JCR social science, 2014 impact factor 0.723)

Congregado, E., Carmona, M., Golpe, A., Van Stel, A. (2014) “Unemployment, Gender and Labor Force Participation in Spain: Future Trends in Labor Market,” Journal for Economic Forecasting, Institute for Economic Forecasting, vol. 0(1), pages 53-66, March.(JCR social science, 2014 impact factor 0.355)

Congregado, E., Golpe, A., Van Stel, A. (2014). “The role of scale economies in determining firm size in modern economies,” The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 52(2), pages 431-455, March.(JCR social science, 2014 impact factor 0.619)

Millán, J.M, Congregado, E., Román, C. (2014): “Persistence in entrepreneurship and its implications for the European entrepreneurial promotion policy“. Journal of Policy Modeling, 36(1), 83-106. Elsevier. (JCR social science, 2014 impact factor 1.097)

Congregado, E., Millán, J.M, Román, C. (2014): “The emergence of new entrepreneurs in Europe“. International Economics, 28-48. Elsevier.

Millán, J.M, Congregado, E., Román, C. (2014): “Entrepreneurship persistence with and without personnel: the role of human capital and previous unemployment“. International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal , 10(1), 187-206

Millán, J.M, Congregado, E., Román, C., Van Praag, M. and Van Stel, A. (2013): “The value of an educated population for an individual`s entrepreneurship success“, Journal of Business Venturing (In press) (JCR social science, 2013 impact factor 3.265)

Congregado, E and Carmona, M. (2013): “La promoción del autoempleo como estrategia para combater el desempleo en las regiones españolas“. Papeles de Economía Española, 138, 147-159

Román, C., Congregado, E. and Millán, J.M. (2013): “Start-up incentives: Entrepreneurship policy or active labour market programme? “.Journal of Business Venturing, vol. 28 (1), pp. 151-175,Elsevier. (JCR social science, 2013 impact factor 3.265)

Carmona, M., Congregado, E. and Golpe, A.A. (2012): “Comovement Between Self-employment and Macroeconomic Variables: Evidence from Spain“. SAGE Open, 1-7. May 2012.

Congregado, E., Golpe, A.A. and Carmona, M. (2012): “Looking for hysteresis in coal consumption in the US“. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16 (5), 3339-3343. (JCR science 2011 impact factor 4.567). Elsevier

Golpe, A.A., Congregado, E. and Carmona, M. (2012): “Persistence in natural gas consumption in the US: An unobserved component model“. Energy Policy, vol.46, pp. 594-600, (JCR science 2011 impact factor 2,614). Elsevier Parker, S.C.,

Parker,S.C., Congregado, E. and Golpe, A.A. (2012): “Is entrepreneurship a leading or lagging indicator of the business cycle? Evidence from UK self-employment data“. International Small Business Journal, November 2012, vol 30, No.7 736-753 . (JCR social science, 2011 impact factor 0.927).

Congregado, E., Golpe, A.A. and Carmona, M. (2012): “Unemployment Invariance Hypothesis and Structural Breaks”. The empirical economics letters, Vol. 11, No. 5.

Congregado, E., Golpe, A.A, Parker, S.C. (2012): “The dynamics of entrepreneurship: hysteresiss, business cycles and government policy”. Empirical Economics, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 1239-1261. (JCR social science 2010 impact factor 0.714). Springer.

Parker, S.C., Congregado, E., Golpe, A.A (2012): “Testing for hysteresis in entrepreneurship in 23 OECD countries”. Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 61-66 (JCR social science 2010 impact factor 0.245)

Congregado, E. Golpe, A.A., and van Stel, A (2012): “The ‘recession-push’ hypothesis reconsidered”. International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, (doi:10.1007/s11365-011-0176-1). Springer. (JCR social science 2012 impact factor 5.053)

Congregado, E. Carmona, M. and Golpe A.A. (2012): Self-employment and Job creation in the EU-12″. Revista de Economía Mundial, 30, pp.133-155. (JCR social science 2011 impact factor 0.300)

Millán, J.M., Congregado, E. and C. Román (2012): “Determinants of Self-employment survival in Europe”. Small Business Economics, Vol. 38, No. 2, pp. 231-258 (JCR social science 2010 impact factor 1.555)

Congregado, Millán, J.M., Román, C. (2011): “El papel de la innovación en la supervivencia de los emprendedores de la UE-15″. Economía Industrial.

Román, C., Congregado, E. and Millán, J.M (2011): “Dependent self-employment as a way to evade employment protection legislation”. Small Business Economics, vol. 37, Number 3, pp. 363-392, (JCR social science 2009, impact factor 1.38).

Congregado, E., Golpe, A.A., and A. van Stel (2011): “Exploring the big jump in the Spanish unemployment rate: evidence on an ‘added-worker’ effect”. Economic Modeling, 28, pp. 1099-1105. (JCR social science 2010 impact factor 0.601)

Congregado, E., Golpe, A.A., and M. Carmona (2010): “Is it a good policy to promote self-employment for job creation? Evidence from Spain”. Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol 32, No. 6, pp. 828-842, Elsevier (JCR social science 2010, impact factor 0,911)

Congregado, E., Carmona, E. and Golpe, A.A. (2010): “Co-movement and Causality Between Self-employment, Uunemployment and Business Cycle in the EU-12″. International Review of Entrepreneurship, IRE Volume 8, (4) pp .303-336.

Congregado, E., J.M. Millán and C. Román (2010): “From own-account worker to job creator”. International Review of Entrepreneurship, IRE Volume 8, (4), pp. 1-28 2010

Millán, J.M., Congregado, E. and C. Román (2010): “Determinants of Self-employment dynamics and their implications on entrepreneurial policy effectiveness”. Lecturas de Economía, nº 72, enero-junio 2010, pp.45-76

Congregado, E. de la Vega, JJ, García, JJ and and A.A. Golpe (2010): “Are Spanish Commercial Banks rationing credit: the dynamics of the loan-deposit gap”. Banks and Bank Systems, vol 5, Issue 2, 51-58 .

O’kean, J.M., Congregado, E. and Menudo, J.M. (2006): “Tejido empresarial y Crecimiento regional“, Mediterráneo Económico, vol.10, pp.323-340.

Congregado, E., Golpe, A.A. and J.M. Millán (2006): “Los Autónomos en el Mercado de Trabajo Español: Situación, Políticas y Retos”, Perspectivas del Sistema Financiero, Autónomos, emprendedores, economía social y su financiación, nº 86, pp. 1-17.

Aguado, R., Congregado, E. and J.M. Millán (2003): “Entrepreneurship, financiación e innovación“, Revista de Economía Industrial, Vol. 347, Año pp. 125-134.

Congregado, E. and J.I. García (2002): “Análisis Económico de la reciente reforma del sistema de prestaciones por desempleo“, Cuadernos de información Económica, 169, pp. 105-116. (impact factor 2002, 0.068)

Cardenete, M.A., Congregado, E. (2000): “Una comparación de las economías andaluza y extremeña a partir de las matrices de contabilidad social y multiplicadores lineales“. Estudios de Economía Aplicada, 15, pp.47-74