Víctor Lapuente (Chalamera, Huesca, 1976) holds a PhD in political science from Oxford University. He is currently a professor at the University of Gothenburg and a visiting professor at ESADE. In his research, he studies the differences in the quality of government and public policies between countries. He is a columnist for El País, a contributor to Cadena SER and a member of the Piedras de Papel collective. He is the author of El retorno de los chamanes. Los charlatanes que amenazan el bien común y los profesionales que pueden salvarnos.