Dr Pastor graduated in Economics in 1990 and received his PhD with special honors from the Universitat de València in 1996, where he is Professor at the Universitat de València (2017). He has been Dean of the Faculty of Economics at this university (2015-2021). He is Director of the Chair for a Sustainable Economic Model of València and its Environment (MESVAL) sponsored by València City Council. He is co-author of more than eighty books and has published over fifty articles in Spanish and international academic journals.
Fields of research: economics of education, regional economics and banking