Juan S. Mora- Sanguinetti is a Senior Economist at the Bank of Spain (Eurosystem). He has worked as an economist at the Economics Department of the OECD (Paris) and as a consultant at Deloitte & Touche. He received a Phd in Economic History and Institutions from Universidad Carlos III of Madrid with the highest honours and with a European doctoral mention. Previously, Mr. Mora-Sanguinetti had obtained a Law Degree and an Economics Degree from Universidad Carlos III of Madrid, both with best academic record awards. He also holds a Masters Degree of Research in Economics from the European University Institute. His areas of research and teaching focus on the Economic Analysis of Law and the impact of institutions on economic development, having published various articles in several JCR journals.