Dr. Julia Swart

Adam Smith Hall (AA)
Kriekenpitplein 21-22
Kamer 2.12A
3584 EC Utrecht

Dr. Julia Swart

Universitair docent
Sectie Economics



Wetenschappelijke publicaties

Schrieks, T., Swart, J., Zhou, F., & Botzen, W. (2023). Lobbying, Time Preferences and Emission Tax Policy. Economics of Disasters and Climate Change, 7, 1–32. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41885-022-00123-9
Swart, J., van Noije, P., & Ferreira Rocha, M. (2023). Foreign Direct Investment and Environment in Latin America: Sustainable Development Goals. In SDGs in the Americas and Caribbean Region (Implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals - Regional Perspectives). Springer Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-91188-1_25-1#DOI
van Noije, P., & Swart, J. (2023). Advancement in Social Technologies in Brazil: Regional concentration and SDGs representation. In Handbook of Sustainability Science in the Future: Policies, Technologies, and Education by 2050 Springer Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-68074-9
Shahzad, U., Elheddad, M., Swart, J., Ghosh, S., & Dogan, B. (2023). The role of biomass energy consumption and economic complexity on environmental sustainability in G7 economies. Business Strategy and the Environment, 32(1), 781-801. https://doi.org/10.1002/bse.3175

Populariserende publicaties

Swart, J. (2023, Jun 27). Evolução dos investimentos diretos estrangeiros e sustentabilidade no Brasil. https://corecondf.org.br/blog/evolucao-dos-investimentos-diretos-estrangeiros-e-sustentabilidade-no-brasil/


Wetenschappelijke publicaties

Filho, W. L., Barbir, J., PINAR, OZUYAR., Nunez, E., Diaz-Sarachaga, J. M., Guillaume, B. G., Anholon, R., Rampasso, I. S., Swart, J., Velazquez, L., & Ng, T. F. (2022). Assessing Provisions and Requirements for the Sustainable Production of Plastics: Towards Achieving SDG 12 from the Consumers’ Perspective. Sustainability, 14(24), 1-23. Article 16542. https://doi.org/10.3390/su142416542
Van marrewijk, C., Brakman, S., & Swart, J. (2022). The Economics of Developing and Emerging Markets. Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/9781107338036
Swart, J., Filho, W. L., Dinis, M. A. P., Ruiz-de-Maya, S., Doni, F., Eustachio, J. H., & Paço, A. (2022). The economics of the UN Sustainable Development Goals: does sustainability make financial sense? Discover Sustainability, 3(1), 1-8. Article 20. https://doi.org/10.1007/s43621-022-00088-5


Wetenschappelijke publicaties

Morais, M. B., Swart, J., & Jordaan, J. A. (2021). Economic complexity and inequality: Does regional productive structure affect income inequality in Brazilian states? Sustainability (Switzerland), 13(2), 1-23. Article 1006. https://doi.org/10.3390/su13021006
Dordmond, G., de Oliveira, H. C., Silva, I. R., & Swart, J. (2021). The complexity of green job creation: An analysis of green job development in Brazil. Environment, Development and Sustainability, 23(1), 723-746. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10668-020-00605-4


Wetenschappelijke publicaties

van Noije, P., & Swart, J. (2020). Country-income level classification: Relationship to poverty. In W. Leal Filho, A. M. Azul, L. Brandli, A. Lange Salvia, P. G. Özuyar, & T. Wall (Eds.), No Poverty: Living Edition (Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals). Springer Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-69625-6_83-1
Swart, J. (2020). Gini Index: Conceiving Inequality in One Single Number. In W. Leal Filho, A. M. Azul, L. Brandli, A. Lange Salvia, P. G. Özuyar, & T. Wall (Eds.), No Poverty. : Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (pp. 1-13). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-69625-6_76-1
Swart, J. (2020). Change Scenarios for Sustainable Development. In W. Leal Filho, A. M. Azul, L. Brandli, A. Lange Salvia , & T. Wall (Eds.), Partnerships for the Goals: Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-71067-9_22-1
Swart, J. (2020). Replacing gdp by 2030: Towards a common language for the well‐being and sustainability community , Hoekstra, R. , Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press 2019. 337+xxiv. ISBN: 978‐1‐108‐73987‐0. GBP 24.99 (pb). Journal of Regional Science, 60(1), 201-202. https://doi.org/10.1111/jors.12477
Swart, J., & Groot, L. F. M. (2020). Green Economy and the Transition to Sustainable Development. In W. Leal Filho, A. Azul, L. Brandli, P. Özuyar, & T. Wall (Eds.), Sustainable Cities and Communities (Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-71061-7
Swart, J., & Brinkmann, L. (2020). Economic complexity and the environment: Evidence from Brazil. In W. Leal Filho, U. Tortato, & F. Frankenberger (Eds.), Universities and sustainable communities: Meeting the goals of the agenda 2030 (pp. 3-49). (World Sustainability Series). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-30306-8_1


Wetenschappelijke publicaties

Gevers, C., van Rijswick, H. F. M. W., & Swart, J. (2019). Peasant seeds in France: Fostering a more resilient agriculture. Sustainability, 11(11), Article 3014. https://doi.org/10.3390/su11113014
Swart, J. (2019). Sustainability in China. In S. Brakman, C. van Marrewijk, P. J. Morgan, & N. Salike (Eds.), China in the local and global economy: history, geography, politics and sustainability (1 ed.). (Regions and cities). Routledge.


Wetenschappelijke publicaties

Bandeira Morais, M., Swart, J., & Jordaan, J. A. (2018). Economic Complexity and Inequality: Does Productive Structure Affect Regional Wage Differentials in Brazil? (U.S.E. Working Paper series ; Vol. 18, No. 11). U.S.E. Research Institute.
Groot, L. F. M., & Swart, J. (2018). Climate change control: the Lindahl solution. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, 23(5), 757–782. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11027-017-9758-8


Wetenschappelijke publicaties

Swart, J. (2017). GLOBAL CITIES AND URBAN THEORY, Donald McNeill. London, U.K.: Sage Publishing, 2016. 200+. ISBN: 978-1-4462-6706-3, GBP29.99. Journal of Regional Science, 57(4), 699-701. https://doi.org/10.1111/jors.12358
Ramos Castro, N., & Swart, J. (2017). Building a roundtable for a sustainable hazelnut supply chain. Journal of Cleaner Production, 168, 1398-1412. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.08.239


Wetenschappelijke publicaties

Swart, J., & Groot, L. (2015). Waste management alternatives: (Dis)economies of scale in recovery and decoupling. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 94, 43-55. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resconrec.2014.11.005
Groot, L. F. M., & Swart, J. (2015). From Nash to Lindahl in Climate Change Policy. (Discussion paper series / Tjalling C. Koopmans Research Institute; Vol. 15, No. 01). UU USE Tjalling C. Koopmans Research Institute.


Wetenschappelijke publicaties

Swart, J. (2013). Intra-industry trade and heterogeneity in pollution emission. Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, 22(1), 129-156.

Other publication:

  • Morais, M.B.; Swart, J. and Jordaan, J.A. (2018) "Does Productive Structure Affect Regional Wage Differentials in Brazil?" U.S.E. Working Paper Series, no. 18-11
  • Groot, L. and Swart, J. (2015) "From Nash to Lindahl in climate change policy." TKI Discussion Paper Series, 15-01.


  • Swart, J. and Van Marrewijk, C. (2011) “The pollution effects of mergers and acquisitions: asymmetry, disaggregation, and multilateralism.” Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper, 11-073/2.
  • Swart, J. and Van Marrewijk (2010) “The limits of development policies: structural rigidity of resource-based sectors in Latin America.” Working Paper.
  • Swart, J. and Van Marrewijk, C. (2009) “Cross-border mergers & acquisitions: a piece of the natural resource curse puzzle.” Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 09-053/2.
  • Francois, J.F.; Swart, J. and Garita, G. (2008) “Financial Openness and Growth in 213 Countries: A Finance and Growth Panel Dataset.” IIDE Technical Report, n. 200908-04.