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Faculty and Staff Profile

Jorge Luis Garci­a

Assistant Professor

Office: Sirrine Hall 238
Phone: 864-656-3481
Personal Website:

 Educational Background

The University of Chicago 2018

The University of Chicago 2012

CIDE, A.C. 2010

 Courses Taught

Economics of Education


I am a labor and applied microeconomist interested in combining the creation of novel datasets with economic and econometric methods to design, understand, and evaluate public and social policies. My research includes topics related to human capital, the economics of education, and economic demography and history.

 Research Interests

Labor and Applied Micro
Economics of Education
Economic Demography and History