Adrián Nerja

Curriculum Vitae

December 2022

Personal and contact information

Birth: Spain | June 1988
Address: Faculty of Economics & Business Sciences, San Vicente del Raspeig Campus, (03080) Alicante

Academic positions

2022-Date Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Alicante
2020-2022   Part-time Lecturer, Department of Economic and Financial Studies, University of Miguel Hernandez
2020-2021   Posdoctoral Fellow, Department of Economic and Financial Studies, University of Miguel Hernandez
2015-2019   Predoctoral Fellow, Department of Economic Analysis, University of Valencia


2019    Ph.D. in Industrial Economics, University of Valencia
2012    MA in Industrial Economics, University of Valencia
2011    BA in Business Management, University of Miguel Hernandez

Research activity

Research interests

Industrial Organization, Transportation, Microeconomics

Journal articles

  1. Nerja, A. (2023). Can airlines parallel alliances be welfare improving? Transportation Research Part A – Policy and Practice.
  2. Nerja, A (2021). Exclusivity in concession revenue sharing contracts. Journal of Air Transport Management. 
  3. Sánchez, M., Belso-Martínez, J., López-Sánchez, M. J., Nerja, A (2021). Incentives to exclusive and non-exclusive technology licensing under partial vertical integration. The Manchester School.
  4. Nerja, A. & Sánchez, M. (2021). The effects of concession revenue sharing contracts in airport competition. Economics of Transportation
  5. Nerja, A. (2021). An efficiency analysis of Spanish airports. International Journal of Transport Economics, 13-38.


  1. Nerja, A., & Sánchez, M. (2023). The Impact of Revenue-Sharing Contracts on Parallel Shipping Alliances. Available at SSRN 4378126.
  2. Sánchez, M., Nerja, A., Belso-Martinez, J. A., & López-Sánchez, M. J. (2022). Corporate Social Responsibility Externalities in a Bilateral Monopoly Model. Available at SSRN 4000935.
  3. Nerja, A., & Sánchez, M. (2022). The Small Investors in Rental Property: A Socioeconomic and Financial Analysis. Available at SSRN 4052823.
  4. Sánchez, M., & Nerja, A. (2022). The Role of Asymmetric Innovation’s Sizes in Technology Licensing Under Partial Vertical Integration. Available at SSRN 4041875.

Presentation at conferences and workshops

2017    Workshop on Industrial Economics, University of Valencia, (Valencia, Spain)
2017    ITEA Annual Conference (Barcelona, Spain)
2017    5th PhD Student Workshop in Industrial and Public Economics – WIPE (Reus, Spain)
2022 VII Virtual International Conference on Education, Innovation and ICT, EDUNOVATIC2022

External referee activity

Journal of Economic Issues

Teaching activity

Degree in Business Administration and Management

  • Mathematics I, 22/23, University of Alicante
  • Introduction to Financial Management: 20/21 Orihuela, 21/22 Elche and Orihuela, University of Miguel Hernandez
  • Microeconomics, 17/18, University of Valencia

Double Degree in Tourism and Business Administration

  • Mathematics I, 22/23, University of Alicante

Double Degree in Law and Business Administration

  • Mathematics I, 22/23, University of Alicante

Degree in Economics

  • Mathematics II, 22/23, University of Alicante

Research visits

2017 (Sept – Dec)    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (Netherlands)


2022    English C1 TOEFL Certificate
2022    Acreditted to Assistant Professor by ANECA
2020    The International Journal of Transport Economics Prize 2020
2017    Predoctoral visit scholarship from MINECO
2014    PhD Scholarship (4 years) from MINECO