Mireia Fernández-Ardèvol is a researcher at the IN3, the Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (UOC, Open University of Catalonia) and Co-director of the Research Program “Mobile Communication, Economy & Society”.
Mobile communication has been one of her main areas of study since 2003, with a combined sociological and economic focus. Her interests are set both in developed and in developing countries.
Project: Mobile Communications and Old Age
-Mobile Communication and Society. A Global Perspective (2006)
Castells, Manuel;Fernández-Ardèvol, Mireia; Qiu, Jack L.; Sey, Araba
MIT Press: Cambridge, MA.(translated into Spanish, Chinese, Italian, Portuguese among others)
-Comunicación móvil y desarrollo social y económico en América Latina (2011)
(Mobile communication and social and economic development in Latin America)
Fernández-Ardèvo, Mireia; Galperin, Hernan; Castells, Manuel (dirs.)
Ed. Ariel and Fundacion Telefónica, Barcelona.
Personal website: http://www.femrecerca.cat/mireia/