Ramiro is currently a Scientist of the Economic analysis of Climate Impacts and Policy (ECIP) Division at the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) and a member of the Trade & Competitiveness Research Committee of the Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP). His main research fields are economics of climate change impacts and policy assessment; and computable general equilibrium modelling. He has contributed to the Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project (DDPP) as part of the Italian team.
Ramiro is currently involved in several European Commission’s Horizon 2020 projects. He has been involved in Sixth and Seventh Framework Programme integrated projects and has also collaborated with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Ramiro joined CMCC in 2007 and he has been a Senior Researcher for the Climate Change and Sustainable Development Research Programme at the Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei from 2006 to 2017, a visiting researcher at the Centre for European Economic Research/Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung GmbH (ZEW) in 2010, and a Guest Researcher for the Ecological and Environmental Economics Programme at The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics in 2006.
Ramiro holds a PhD in Science and Management of Climate Change from Ca’ Foscari University in Venice, a Master Degree in Economics from the Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar in collaboration with the econometrics department of the Université de Genève and a Degree in Economics at the Universidad Católica Boliviana.