Óscar Sánchez Fernández de la Vega

Category: Economist
Birth Date: 6th July 1947
Birth Place: Lugo
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He took a degree in Economical Sciences in Bilbao. Since he was young, he has published several articles on economy in the newspaper El Progreso and several specialised magazines. After taking his degree, he completed his studies in the Econometry Department in the Faculty of Economical Sciences (Santiago University), taking a degree in Marketing, Taxation and Business Planning at the Polytechnical University of Madrid. He worked in London and Madrid in the EFE Agency. After a public competition, he began to work as a teacher of Secondary Education. He was a senior member of the Association of Economists of Lugo. Besides, he was a member of several committees (Research, Marketing, Auditing…) in the General Council of Spanish Colleges of Economists.

 Work & Activities

His work Diez horas con la globalización (2002) deals with globalization and has in Google over two thousand web sites all over the world. He is also the author of other short essays: La cuarta y la quinta ola (Spanish and English), La muerte del Planeta Tierra (Spanish and English), Globalización, tiempo y angustia (Spanish and English), Globalización e individuo emocional (Spanish), Terrorismo global y local (Spanish) and a simple definition of what globalization is (Spanish and English).

 Other Interesting Aspects

His definition ‘Globalization: a simple definition’ continues to be the most important one in www.indymedia.org with the first score in London, Holland, Norway, Japan, Jakarta, Boston, Chicago, Madison, Michigan, New York...