Carmelo J. León

Carmelo J. León is Professor of Applied Economics at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria since 2002. He is Director of the Institute of Tourism and Sustainable Economic Development (TiDES), and is also Responsible of the UNESCO Chair of Tourism Planning and Sustainable Development. He has a degree in Economics from the University of La Laguna, and a Doctorate in Economics from the University of Las Palmas. He also obtained a Masters in Economics from the University of Manchester. He is interested in consumer and human behaviour, arts and culture, and tourism and the environment.