Jaume Freire González


Research Scientist, CSIC
Ph.D. in Applied Economics, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona, 2012
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Jaume Freire González joined the institute in 2021. He has been a Beatriu de Pinós Researcher at ENT Foundation (2019-2021), a Marie Curie Fellow at the Department of Economics of Harvard University (2016-2018) and a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Environmental Change Institute of the University of Oxford (2015-2016). He has also worked as a consultant for many governments and institutions (2006-2021). He conducts theoretical and empirical research on many issues related to sustainability from a socio-economic and public policy perspective, but his main areas of work are energy and climate change economics, water economics and environmental taxation. He holds a PhD in Applied Economics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (2012).