Carmen Díaz Mora is Professor of Applied Economics at the University of Castilla-La Mancha (Spain). Her fields of research are international trade, participation in global value chains and international servicification of manufacturing. Her works have been published in Economic Analysis and Policy, Economic Modelling, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Regional Studies, Review of World Economics, The World Economy, among others. She is co-editor-in-chief of Applied Economic Analysis, a JCR-indexed journal. She is also member of the Reflection Committee on Internationalization of the Spanish Exporters and Investors Club; member of the Advisory Council of the Institute of Foreign Trade of Castilla-La Mancha; and co-director of the Master in International Business at the University of Castilla-La Mancha.