Montserrat Pareja Eastaway, Coordinator

mpareja@ub.edu

Diagonal 696, 4th floor  telf. +34 934021866

 


Montserrat Pareja-Eastaway, Ph.D. in Economics from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, ​​is Associate Professor of the Department of Economic Theory at the University of Barcelona.

Since 1992, professor Pareja-Eastaway devotes her research to the analysis of urban problems and in particular, its impact on social and economic aspects. Multidisciplinary and comparative analyses are constant in her career together with her participation in professional projects in collaboration with public and / or private bodies, beyond academic research.

She has coordinated the research project ‘Creativity and Knowledge: new basis for urban competitiveness’ (2010-2012) funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economics and Competitiveness and she is currently the main responsible of the project ‘Innovation, creativity and culture: defining the foundations for a post-crisis Spain’ (2013-2015) also funded by the Spanish Ministry which involves the University of Valencia and the University of Lleida.

Among others, she has participated in three projects funded by different Framework Programmes of the European Union as principal investigator of the Spanish team:

  • SOCOHO ‘The Importance of housing systems in safeguarding social cohesion’(2000-2003);
  • RESTATE ‘Restructuring Large-scale Housing Estates in European Cities: Good Practices and New Visions for Sustainable Neighbourhoods and Cities’ (2003-2006)
  • ACRE ‘Accommodating Creative Knowledge – Competitiveness of European Metropolitan Regions Within the Enlarged Union’ (2007-2010).
  • She has participated in consulting and advisory activities for the BID (Inter-American Development Bank). She has directed three cooperation projects participated by the University of Barcelona and the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Chile funded by AECI (Spanish Agency for International Cooperation).
  • ‘Building networks: research and analysis on housing’. LANHUR Project. Latin American Network for Housing and Urban Research (2008)
  • ‘Renewal of neighbourhoods in Chile and Spain: analysis of the processes of intervention and evaluation’ I and II  (2008 and 2009)

Since 2000 Montserrat Pareja-Eastaway is a member of the Coordination Committee of the European Network European Network for Housing and Urban Research (ENHR). Since 2010 she was elected Vice-Chair of this network. In 2000 she created the working group ‘Housing and Urban Sustainability’  and is its coordinator until today.

She is a co-leader together with Prof. Jaume Valls of the International Summer School ‘Management of creativity in an innovation society’ organized by HEC- Montreal and the UB  since 2013.   She has been the co-director of the 4th and 5th edition of the International Seminar ‘Creative Cities’ organized by the KREANTA Foundation.  She frequently collaborates with this Catalan Foundation in several initiatives.


Relevant publications (last 5 years)

  • Pareja Eastaway, M. and Piqué, JM. (2011)  Urban regeneration and the creative knowledge economy: The case of 22@ in Barcelona.  Journal of Urban Regeneration and Renewal. Vol 4, pp. 319-328.
  • Pareja-Eastaway and Sánchez-Martínez, M.T. (2011) El alquiler: una asignatura pendiente en la Política de Vivienda en España. Ciudad y Territorio. Estudios territoriales. CyTET XLIII (167) pp. 1-18.  Ministerio de Fomento.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. y Sánchez-Martínez, M.T. (2011) El mercado de la vivienda en España. La necesidad de nuevas propuestas. En: El acceso a la vivienda en un contexto de crisis. Dirigido por Sergio Nasarre Aznar. Coordinado por Héctor Simón Moreno. Editorial Edisofer.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M.; Garcia Ferrando,L.; Turmo Garuz,J.; Pradel i Miquel, M.  and Simó Solsona,M.(2011) “Barcelona: Creativitat, coneixement i competitivitat en el context europeu” Barcelona Activa. Ajuntament de Barcelona.
  • Lovell, H.; Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Elsinga,M. (2012) Environment (editorial section Environment Encyclopaedia of Housing and Home)  In: International Encyclopaedia of Housing and Home.  Editor in Chief: Susan Smith Editorial: Elsevier B.V.   ISBN: 978-0-08-047171-6   . Vol. 10.1016/B978-0-08-047163-1.09010-X
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. (2012) Entry:  Social sustainability. In: International Encyclopaedia of Housing and Home.  Editor in Chief: Susan Smith Editorial: Elsevier B.V.  502-505. ISBN: 978-0-08-047171-6   . Vol. 10.1016/B978-0-08-047163-1.09010-X
  • Pareja-Eastaway,M. and Sánchez Martínez, T. (2012) La política de vivienda en España: lecciones aprendidas y retos de futuro. Revista de Economia Galega. vol. 21, núm. 2 (diciembre 2012).
  • Pareja-Eastaway,M. and Turmo, J. (2013) La necesaria transformación del modelo productivo en España: el papel del territorio. Documents d’Anàlisi Geogràfica. Vol. 59, Núm. 3. Pp: 455-479. Available at: http://ddd.uab.cat/pub/dag/dag_a2013m9-12v59n3/dag_a2013m9-12v59n3p455.pdf
  • Manito, F. and Pareja-Eastaway, M. (2013) Hacia una agenda local de las industrias culturales y de la creatividad. In: Cabrero Ferran (comp) (2013) Hacia un diálogo de saberes para el buen vivir y el ejercicio de los derechos culturales Ed. FLACSO Ecuador.  487-526 ISBN: 978-9978-67-381-487
  • Pareja-Eastaway,M.; Chapain, C. and Mugnano S (2013) Successes and failures in city branding. In: Governing Creative Cities. Edited by Musterd, S. And Kóvacs, Z. London: Wiley-Blackwell. 149-172.
  • Bartual, T. and Pareja-Eastaway,M. (2013)  Actividad turística y sostenibilidad territorial: el caso del Delta del Ebro en Tarragona, España. In: Gónzález hernández, M. & C. León & J. de León & S. Moreno Gil (eds) Turismo rural y en áreas protegidas. Madrid: Editorial Sintesis.  CL.
  • Pareja-Eastaway,M. (2014) Repensant la governança de les ciutats. Kultur. Vol 1. Num1. Available at: http://www.e-revistes.uji.es/index.php/kult-ur/issue/view/92/showToc
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Simó, M. (2014) Dinámicas en el entorno construido: renovación, gentrificación y turismo. El caso de la Barceloneta. ACE: Architecture, City and Environment = Arquitectura, Ciudad y Entorno, 9 (26): 201-222. DOI: 10.5821/ace.9.26.3688.   Available at: file:///Users/Montserrat/Desktop/3688-719-1-PB.pdf
  • Pareja-Eastaway,M. and Sánchez Martínez,T. (2014) Private rented markets. Spain. In: Private rented markets in Europe. Edited by Kemp, P. And Crook. A. London: Edwar Elgar Press. P. 71-98.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Simó Solsona, M. (2014) From isolated programmes to integral approaches in Spain: the case of La Barceloneta. In: Turkington, R. And Watson, C. (eds) Renewing Europe’s housing: strategies for sustainability. London: The Policy Press. CL.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Piqué, Josep M. (2014) Spain: creating ecologies of innovation in cities – the case of 22@Barcelona. In: Engel, J. & S. Fisher (eds) Clusters of innovation.  Northhampton: Edwar Elgar Publishing. CL
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Pradel i Miquel, M. (2014) Towards the Creative and Knowledge Economy: Analysing Diverse Pathways in Spanish Cities. European Planning Studies, 23 (12) 1-19 DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2014.988018
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. (2014) Artes escénicas: una mirada desde el siglo XIX. Jakin Box. Revista digital de reflexión sobre el sector escénico vasco. ESKENA. Número 1. Pp. 29-35.
  • Bartual, T. and Pareja-Eastaway,M. (2015) Procesos participativos de gestión para la sostenibilidad del desarrollo rural. El caso CETS (Carta Europea de Desarrollo Sostenible) en el Delta del Ebro. Revista Interamericana de Ambiente y Turismo. Vol 11 (1) , 16-30.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. (2015)  Montserrat Pareja-Eastaway-Spain. disP – The Planning Review  Volume 51 Issue 1 DOI: 10.1080/02513625.2015.1038073
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Sánchez-Martínez, T. (2015) El sistema de vivienda en España y el papel de las políticas: ¿qué falta por resolver? Cuadernos Económicos del ICE. 90.  ICE: Información Comercial Española. La vivienda tras la crisis financiera global: nueva visión, viejos problemas. Unidad editora: Secretaría General Técnica del Ministerio. ISBN/ISSN: 0210-2633.  149-174.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. (2016) Creative Industries. Journal of Evolutionary Studies on Business. 1(1). 38-50 DOI:10.1344/jesb2016.1.j003. Available at:  http://revistes.ub.edu/index.php/JESB/index
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Sánchez, Martínez, M.T. (2016) Have the edges of homeownership in Spain proved to be resilient after the global financial crisis? International Journal of Housing Policy. Special Issue: The edges of homeownership. Online versión 30th May. DOI:  10.1080/14616718.2016.1185275
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Sánchez, Martínez, M.T. (2016) Social housing in Spain: what role does the private rented market play? Journal of Housing and the Built Environment. Policy and Practice. Pp: 1-19.  Online first: 18 may 2016.  DOI: 10.1007/s10901-016-9513-6
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Sánchez, Martínez, M.T. (2016) El alquiler privado como vivienda social en España. Ciudad y Territorio. Estudios Territoriales. Vol XLIX. Número 188. Verano.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Piqué, J.M. (2016)  Areas of innovation for urban, economic and social development. In: Areas of innovation in a global world: concept and practice. Nikina, A.; Pique. J. and Sanz, L. (2016) Edited by IASP.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Winston, N. (2016, forthcoming) (eds) Sustainable Communities and urban housing: A comparative European perspective. Routledge.
  • Pareja-Eastaway, M. and Sánchez-Martínez, T. (2016, forthcoming) Spain. In: Pareja-Eastaway, M. And Winston, N. (2016) Sustainable Communities and urban housing: A comparative European perspective.
  • Pareja-Eastaway,M. and Pradel i Miquel, M. (2016, forthcoming) Multiple endeavours to new patterns of economic growth: The case of creative and knowledge industries in Spain. In: Chapain, C. and Stryjakiewicz, T. (2016, forthcoming) Creative industries in Europe: drivers of (new) sectoral and spatial dynamics. Springer.
  • Pareja-Eastaway,M. and Pradel i Miquel, M. (2016, forthcoming) Redes y gobernanza en sectores creativos: el caso de Barcelona. In: Cuadrado Roura, J.R. and Valdivia M. (2016) La economía de las actividades creativas. Una perspectiva desde España y México. Edited by Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and Universidad de Alcalá de Henares.
  • Vidaechea, J. and Pareja-Eastaway, M. (2016, forthcoming) Engaging creative people in creative processes: the case of Barcelona co-location projects as examples of the ‘middleground’. In: Wagner, M. Valls, J. and Burger, T. (2016) Global Management of Creativity. Routledge.