Luis Alejandro is currently working as a Postdoctoral Researcher at EIEE. Furthermore, he is a guest researcher at the department of environment, energy, and transportation of the German Institute of Economic Research (DIW Berlin). He is Doctor in Economics from the Berlin Institute of Technology.
His research focuses on environmental and energy economics, with a particular emphasis on applied micro-econometrics and numeric modeling. Regarding environmental economics, he studies the effect of global externalities like pollution, climate, and energy infrastructure on several realms of human affairs as health, productivity, wellbeing, and labor supply. Concerning energy economics, he uses numeric modeling to analyze the effect of current decarbonization policies on the energy system.