Academic Background

  • Ph.D in Economics
    Doctoral degree

    University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden. 2007

  • Master in Environmental Economics
    Master degree

    Universidad de los Andes, Bogota, Colombia. 2001

  • B.Sc. in Civil Engineering

    Bachelor degree

    Escuela Colombiana de Ingeniería, Bogota, Colombia. 1996


  • Sustainability

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Assistant Professor at the School of Management. He has a Ph.D. in Economics (University of Gothenburg - Sweden). He has been a researcher at the Centre for International Climate Research (CICERO) in Norway and at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA). He was a professor at Universidad Javeriana, and now teaches Social Responsibility at undergraduate level and Economic Analysis for Development at MA level.






Research interests

Environmental economics, climate change economics, and sustainability. His recent research includes the design of compensation for communities affected by the construction of wind parks, and the analysis of climate change mitigation policies that minimise carbon leakage.





            Course Code

Responsabilidad social

ADMI 2106




García J, Dharma JV, and R Sud. International Architecture of REDD+: Implications for India, 2013 RESEARCH AND PROJECT REPORTS

García J. Public Disclosure as a Climate Mitigation Strategy, 2012


García J. Green Certification and Political Risk in Egypt, 2011 RESEARCH AND PROJECT REPORTS
García J. La depreciación del capital natural en Colombia ¿Desarrollo Económico en riesgo? 2011 RESEARCH AND PROJECT REPORTS
Coronado H, Cruz G, Garcia J, Uribe E, Faris R and T Panayouto, Environmental Regulation and the Competitiveness of the Colombian Industry, CEDE-U de los Andes, 2002 RESEARCH AND PROJECT REPORTS
Garcia J. “The value of irrigation water in rice production: The case of Colombia’s Magdalena Valley” U de los Andes 2000 RESEARCH AND PROJECT REPORTS