Jorge Hernan Garcia Lopez

Facultad de Administración

Email: jh.garcia27@uniandes.edu.co

Extensión 3674

Ubicación La_302

 

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

 Area

  • Sustainability

down Curriculum Vitae  

Profile

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.

 

 



 

 Projects 

  Research 

Diseño de política ambiental (2018-2021)  FUNDED BY INTERNAL GRANT
García J.H. and Slunge. Environment and Climate Change Management: Perspectives for Post-Conflict Colombia. Sida’s Helpdesk for Environment and Climate Change - Policy Brief, 2015. RESEARCH AND PROJECT REPORTS
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

RESEARCH AND PROJECT REPORTS

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

Carbon Leakage from Geological Storage Sites: Implications for Carbon Trading

Garcia J, Torvanger A. (2019) Carbon Leakage from Geological Storage Sites: Implications for Carbon Trading. Energy Policy (ISSN 0301-4215) 127 (-), pp. 320-329.

2019


Environmental Regulation and Public Disclosure: The Case of PROPER in Indonesia?

Garcia J. (2018) Environmental Regulation and Public Disclosure: The Case of PROPER in Indonesia?. Routledge – Reprint Paperback edition. (ISBN 978-0-415-65765-5)

2018


Negative Leakage: The Key Role of Forest Management Regimes

Garcia J, Orlov A, Aaheim A. (2018) Negative Leakage: The Key Role of Forest Management Regimes. Journal of Forest Economics (ISSN 1104-6899) 33 (-), pp. 8-13.

2018


Visualizations in Economics

Carriazo F, Garcia J. (2018) Visualizations in Economics. leonardo (ISSN 0024-094X) 51 (-), pp. 185-186.

2018


Willingness to Accept Local Wind Energy Development: Does the Compensation Mechanism Matter?

Garcia J. (2016) Willingness to Accept Local Wind Energy Development: Does the Compensation Mechanism Matter?. Energy Policy (ISSN 0301-4215) 99 (-), pp. 173-185.

2016


Synergies between adaptation and mitigation and the complexity of REDD+

Garcia J. (2014) Synergies between adaptation and mitigation and the complexity of REDD+. Routledge Handbook of the Economics of Climate Change Adaptation (ISBN 9781136212116) pp. 1-464. Routledge

2014


The Development and Deployment of Low-Carbon Energy Technologies: Public Acceptability and the Influence of Economic Interests and Cultural Worldviews

Garcia J. (2014) The Development and Deployment of Low-Carbon Energy Technologies: Public Acceptability and the Influence of Economic Interests and Cultural Worldviews. Energy Policy (ISSN 0301-4215) 68 (-), pp. 562-566.

2014


Transdisciplinary Application of Cross-Scale Resilience

Garcia J. (2014) Transdisciplinary Application of Cross-Scale Resilience. Sustainability: Science, Practice, and Policy (ISSN 1548-7733) 6 (-), pp. 6925-6948.

2014


2013- Environmental Regulation and Public Disclosure: The Case of PROPER in Indonesia?

Garcia J. (2013) 2013- Environmental Regulation and Public Disclosure: The Case of PROPER in Indonesia?. Routledge – Hardback edition. (ISBN 978-0-415-65765-5)

2013


Determinants of public support for transport policy

Garcia J. (2013) Determinants of public support for transport policy. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice (ISSN 0965-8564) 58 (-), pp. 67-78.

2013


Optimal pollution trading without pollution reductions

Garcia J. (2011) Optimal pollution trading without pollution reductions. Journal of the American Water Resources Association () 47 (-), pp. 52-58.

2011


Threshold transitions in a regional urban system

Garcia J. (2011) Threshold transitions in a regional urban system. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (ISSN 0167-2681) 78 (-), pp. 152-159.

2011


Conformity and the demand for environmental goods

Garcia J. (2010) Conformity and the demand for environmental goods. Environmental and Resource Economics (ISSN 0924-6460) 47 (-), pp. 407-421.

2010


Does encouraging the use of wetlands in water quality trading make economic sense

Garcia J. (2010) Does encouraging the use of wetlands in water quality trading make economic sense. Ecological Economics (ISSN 0921-8009) 69 (-), pp. 1988-1994.

2010


Corporate environmental management in transition economies: The case of Central and Eastern Europe

Garcia J. (2009) Corporate environmental management in transition economies: The case of Central and Eastern Europe. The North American Journal of Economics and Finance (ISSN 1062-9408) 59 (-), pp. 410-425.

2009


What types of firms are more sensitive to public disclosure schemes for pollution control? Evidence from Indonesia

Garcia J. (2009) What types of firms are more sensitive to public disclosure schemes for pollution control? Evidence from Indonesia. Environmental and Resource Economics (ISSN 0924-6460) 42 (-), pp. 141-168.

2009


Public disclosure for pollution control: The PROPER approach for Indonesia?

Garcia J. (2007) Public disclosure for pollution control: The PROPER approach for Indonesia?. Environment and Development Economics (ISSN 1355-770X) 12 (-), pp. 739-756.

2007