GEN Group advocates mobilizing 25,000 million surpluses of the municipalities to face the COVID-19 crisis. Santiago Lago-Peñas and Alberto Vaquero, both GEN researchers, indicate that Galician municipalities have 888 million euros as liquid funds and the postponement of local taxes could mobilize 882 million euros.
DERNET-GEN, will organize an international conference on "Health Care Expenditure: Looking beyond the demographic aging trends, technology development and economic growth". It will be held in Santiago de Compostela on October 23-24, 2019. The conference is managed under the direction of David Cantarero-Prieto, Santiago Lago-Peñas and Berta Rivera.
"Outstanding Challenges of Decentralization in Spain: Sufficiency and Tax Autonomy" was the title selected to the workshop organized by RIFDE and GEN. It took place on October 1 -2, 2019 in Santiago de Compostela with the funding of Consellería de Facenda and AIReF and with collaboration of IEF, ECOBAS and CES.
The Chair of Family Business in collaboration with GEN, organized the second workshop on Family Business titled "Strategic and Organizational Change". It was take place in Ourense on June 13-14, 2019. This seminar was born with the aim of promoting research and collaboration between different institutions, joined relevant researchers on this topic.