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Jesus Ramos-Martin

  • Ph.D.
  • Researcher
  • Latin American Social Sciences Institute Ecuador
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Research interests

Societal MetabolismBiophysical EconomicsEcological Economics

About

Jesus Ramos-Martin was born in Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Spain. He is an Ecological Economist (Ph.D. Environmental Sciences; MSc Environmental Management; MA Environmental Politics; MPhil Ecological Economics) with expertise in the fields of economic development and evolution of human systems from a biophysical point of view, by applying concepts from energy analysis, thermodynamics and complex systems theory. Currently he is researcher at FLACSO Ecuador. Previously he worked as Professor at the Centro de Prospectiva Estratégica, Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales, Ecuador, where he has been Dean in the past. He has also been assistant professor at the Department of Economics and Economic History, and researcher on Societal Metabolism at the Institute for Environmental Science and Technology at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. His research has strong links with Latin America, where he has taught at FLACSO (Ecuador), Universidad de Buenos Aires (Argentina), Universidad Nacional and Universidad del Valle (Colombia).

Co-authors (59)

Publications (5)

  • The energy metabolism of China and India between 1971 and 2010: Studying the bifurcation

    • Velasco-Fernández R
    • Ramos-Martín J
    • Giampietro M
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    7Citations
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  • Addressing the complexity of integrated resource assessment

    • Giampietro M
    • Aspinall R
    • Ramos-Martin J
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    1Citations
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  • Resource accounting for sustainability assessment: The nexus between energy, food, water and land use

    • Giampietro M
    • Aspinall R
    • Ramos-Martin J
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    17Citations
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  • The republic of south africa

    • Diaz-Maurin F
    • Cadillo-Benalcazar J
    • Kovacic Z
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    1Citations
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  • Catalonia's energy metabolism: Using the MuSIASEM approach at different scales

    • Ramos-Martín J
    • Cañellas-Boltà S
    • Giampietro M
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    24Citations
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Professional experience

Researcher

Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales Ecuador

January 2016 - Present

Professor at Centro de Prospectiva Estratégica

Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales

August 2015 - December 2015(4 months)

Dean Centro de Prospectiva Estratégica

Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales

June 2014 - July 2015(a year)

Assistant Professor

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

September 2007 - July 2014(7 years)