Diego J. Pedregal0000-0003-4958-0969
Diego J. Pedregal received an M.S. degree in economics and management from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, in June 1991, an M.A. degree in public finance and economic programming from the Institute of Fiscal Studies, London, UK, in June 1992, and a Ph.D. degree in economics from the UAM, in April 1995. His career started as an Associate Researcher at Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK, from September 1994 to October 1997, followed by positions such as being an Assistant Professor at the UAM and Banco del Comercio Staff (BBVA holding) from October 1997 to October 1999; an Assistant Professor of the Industrial Engineering Polytechnic at the University of Castilla-La Mancha, Cuenca, Spain, since December 2000; a Tenured Professor since April 2002; and a Full Professor since May 2009. He has research contributions in the areas of econometrics and time series analysis, unobserved components models, signal extraction, data-based modeling, signal processing, and forecasting. Dr. Pedregal’s applied work areas include economic modeling and forecasting of fiscal variables, modeling of business cycles, supply chain modeling, transport economics, electricity load and price forecasting, predictive maintenance of industrial equipment, and modeling of hydrological and other environmental systems. Moreover, Professor Pedregal has expertise in the use of the MATLAB/Simulink software environment.
Biography Updated on 26 November 2013