Alexandre Vázquez González

Category: Professor and writer.
Birth Date: 13th July 1956
Birth Place: Vigo (Pontevedra)
Telephone: 986 210922
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He took a degree in Geography and History (Contemporary History) at Santiago de Compostela University and a doctor's degree in Economical and Business Sciences with his doctoral thesis La emigración gallega a América, 1830-1930 (Santiago, 2000). He is a Professor at the University School of Business Studies in Vigo, Faculty of Economical and Business Sciences in Vigo and Faculty of Public Relations and Advertising (Vigo University). He also teaches History of Foundations of the Economical Analysis and History and Economical Institutions at Vigo University.

 Work & Activities

He has written some interesting articles such as: -?La emigración gallega: Migrantes, Transporte y Remesas? in Sánchez Albornoz, N. (coord.): Españoles a América. La emigración en masa (1880-1930), ?Alianza? Publications, Madrid, 1988, pages 80-104. -?Las dimensiones microsociales de la emigración gallega a América: La función de las unidades sociales informales? in the magazine Estudios Migratorios Latinoamericanos, nº 22, 1992, pages 497-533. -?De la vela al vapor. La modernización de los buques en la emigración gallega a América, (1835-1939)? in Estudios Migratorios Latinoamericanos, nº 28, 1994, pages 569-596. -?La reducida aportación gallega a la agricultura americana, 1820-1936: Una interpretación? in Fernández, A and Moya, J.L: La inmigración española en La Argentina, ?Biblos? Publications, Buenos Aires, 1999, pages 71-93.

 Other Interesting Aspects

He is on the Commission of the Registry of Galician Emigration in the 'Consello da Cultura Galega' and the publishing Commission of 'Estudios Migratorios', the magazine of this institution.