With a PhD in economic history from Universidad de Cantabria (UC), Rafael is a tenured professor in the UC department of economics and a specialist in corporate social responsibility at Universidad de Buenos Aires. Since 2006, he has been the director of of the COIBA chair and of the Master’s degree program of Ibero-American International Cooperation and Development. Since 2011, he’s directed the Grupo de investigación en Desarrollo Humano y Cooperación Internacional de la UC, and since 2015 he has coordinated the research group in South-south cooperation and Regional Integrations of the Red Española de Estudios de Desarrollo (REEDES). He is also a functional member of the great Caribbean Economic research network, based in the Universidad del Norte (Barranquilla, Colombia), and he is a member of the Latin American society of political economy and critical thinking. 

E-mail adress: domingur@unican.es