Josep Maria Vegara Carrió

Interview with Josep Maria Vegara (Barcelona, ??1940). Doctor industrial engineer. Professor Emeritus of the Autonomous University of Barcelona. First President of the Catalan Statistical Society. Former Deputy Director of the Department of Economic and Exchanging Theory of the Faculty of Economic Sciences of the UAB.

He was Councilor for Programming and Budgeting, Environment and Urban Services of the City Council of Barcelona with Pasqual Maragall as Mayor, with whom he shared a first political project with the FOC and then the PSC. Among others, he has directed the Spanish Journal of Economics, the Institute of Fiscal Studies of the Ministry of Economy and Finance-IEF, the Institute of Regional and Metropolitan Studies of Barcelona-IERMB and the Institute of Statistics of Catalonia-IDESCAT .

Interviewer: Josep Maria Muñoz
Duration: 21:28 min
Date: 5th Juin,  2014
Place: Saló de Cent of Barcelona's City Council.
Production: Benecé Produccions
Language: catalan

Entrevista a Josep Maria Vegara Carrió del Programa Llegat Pasqual Maragall està subjecta a una llicència de Reconeixement-NoComercial 4.0 Internacional de Creative Commons 


Collection of oral testimonies of people who have shared in different ways, parts of Pasqual Maragall's career.

This collection will be progressively expanded by incorporating new witnesses on a regular basis. The aim is to achieve a varied and complete vision of Catalan society at the end of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st century with the figure of Pasqual Maragall as a point of reference.

The interviews are recorded with audiovisual media, and have been carried out by José María Muñoz, director of L'Avenç. The versions available online are abbreviated versions. Whole interviews can be consulted for research purposes in the Maragall Archive by contacting the Foundation.