• Contact Info
  • (031) 2970200 Ext. 4903
Publications in VIVO

Saavedra Pineda, Santiago  |  ExcludedPerson Faculty Member Person

Tutored Theses: 8
Grants: 2
Publications: 8


Santiago is Associate Professor at the Economics Department in Universidad del Rosario. He holds a PhD in Economics from Stanford University and a B.A. in Economics and B.S. in Mathematics from Universidad de los Andes.

His research interests are in Development and Environmental Economics. In particular, he is interested in how economic development affects natural resources, and how this in turn affects the path out of poverty. To overcome data availability limitations, he uses spatial and computational tools. He has studied the response of illegal mining to a change in royalty taxes and health effects of gold mining in Colombia. Deforestation after the peace agreement and of communal land titling. He has also studied the migration of miner networks and the labor supply of biketaxis in Kenya.

Research Areas research areas

  • Overview
  • Affiliation
  • Publications
  • Research
  • Service
  • Background
  • Contact
  • Identity
  • View All

HR job title

  • Profesor asociado de carrera

Last degree obtained

  • Doctorado en Economía, Stanford University

full name

  • Santiago Saavedra Pineda

mailing address

  • Universidad del Rosario. Casa Pedro Fermín - piso 3




Also known as

  • Santiago Saavedra


  • https://ideas.repec.org/f/psa1576.html


  • https://scienti.minciencias.gov.co/cvlac/visualizador/generarCurriculoCv.do?cod_rh=0000133706


  • http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4476-2982

Google Scholar

  • https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=49YldGgAAAAJ&hl=es&oi=ao


  • https://urosario.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/69323dd1-01c5-43b3-9c31-6ffa9b3817dd