Oscar Valiente is Senior Lecturer at the School of Education of the University of Glasgow. Oscar is interested in the global governance of education and training systems, the political economy of vocational education and lifelong learning reforms, and the role of TVET and skills formation in global development. He is currently leading a research project on the policy transfer of dual apprenticeships in India and Mexico. He has also recently completed research projects on TVET policies and youth transitions in Chile and on lifelong learning policies for young people in Europe. Originally from Spain, he has conducted research in Latin America, Europe and Asia.