Paloma Taltavull de La Paz is full Professor on Applied Economics Department at the University
of Alicante, Spain and she has been visiting scholar at University of California at Berkeley and Georgia State University. Her research focus is in Housing Markets, Real Estate Markets and Macroeconomics.
She has written more than 34 book chapters and books, around 45 academic articles in Spanish and International journals since 1996 and has participated in more than 35 research projects in housing and urban economics mainly analysing the Spanish market.
Professor Taltavull belongs to different Academic Societies committees being active on them, like to European Real Estate Society (ERES) since 1994, American Real Estate Society (ARES) since 1992, International Real Estate Society (IRES) since 1999, ERSA and AECR, and has been president of ERES during 2002 and IRES during 2010. She is currently member of UNECE-REM advidsory board and was Outstanding Academic Member of the Housing Rent Market Observatory at the Spanish Ministry of Housing (2006-2009).