envecon 2020 - Scientific Committee

We would like to introduce to you our Scientific Committee for envecon 2020!

Dr Paolo Agnolucci | Prof Giles Atkinson Prof Ian Bateman | Dr Diane Burgess | Prof Mike Christie | Prof Simon Dietz | Dr Silvia Ferrini | Prof Ben Groom | Prof Nick Hanley | Dr Yiannis Kountouris | Prof Susana Mourato | Ms Ece Ozdemiroglu | Prof Dan Rigby | Prof Kerry Turner | Prof Ken Willis


Dr Paolo Agnolucci is an Associate Professor Bartlett School Environmental, Energy & Resources at University College London. He has also worked in the private sector advising the European Commissions and the Department for Energy and Climate Change. More info
 
Prof Giles Atkinson is a Professor of Environmental Policy at the Department of Geography and Environment at LSE, and an Associate of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and Environment. He is a member of both the Steering Group for the Natural Capital Accounting Project of the ONS and Policy and Technical Experts Committee for the World Bank's WAVES partnership. More info
 
Prof Ian Bateman OBE, FRSA, FSB is a Professor of Environmental Economics and the Director of Land, Environment, Economics and Policy (LEEP) Institute at the University of Exeter Business School. More info
 
Dr Diane Burgess is a Principal Agricultural Economist in the Agri-food and Biosciences Institute. Her 20 years of research experience includes plant health, agri-environment schemes, woodlands, landscapes, biodiversity, wetlands, coastal & marine management and animal welfare. More info
 
Prof Mike Christie is a Professor of Environmental and Ecological Economics in Aberystwyth University's Business School. His research specialises in the economic and social valuation of biodiversity and ecosystem services and has contributed to TEEB and the UK National Ecosystem Assessment. More info
 
Prof Simon Dietz is a professor of Environmental Policy at the Department of Geography and Environment at LSE. He is also the Director of Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy; and co-editor of the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists. More info
 
Dr Silvia Ferrini is an applied economist with research interests in non-market valuation, discrete choice models and experimental design techniques and their uses for water quality, nature conservation and value of statistical life. She is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Social and Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE), University of East Anglia and a visiting lecturer at University College London. More info
 
Prof Ben Groom is Professor of Environmental and Development Economics at the Department of Geography and Environment at LSE and an Associate of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and Environment. He has worked on social discount rate and intergenerational equity and advised international organisations. He is the co-organiser of BIOECON conference. More info
 
Prof Nick Hanley holds a Chair in Environmental and One Health Economics in the Institute of Biodiversity Animal Health & Comparative Medicine at the University of Glasgow. He is an environmental economist, with interests in environmental valuation, the economics of sustainable development, ecological-economic modelling, environmental history and coastal systems. More info
 
Dr. Yiannis Kountouris is a lecturer in Economics and the Environment at the Centre for Environmental Policy at Imperial College London. His interests lie in in Environmental Economics and Political Economy environmental valuation, social capital, and wellbeing.  More info
 
Prof Susana Mourato is a Professor of Environmental Economics and Head of Department at the Department of Geography and Environment at LSE. Her research interests include the connection between well-being and the natural environment and has over 70 scientific publications and three books. More info
 
Ms Ece Ozdemiroglu, FRSA is the Founding Director of eftec and a member of the Committee on Climate – Adaptation. Her recent research interest is on developing natural capital accounting for companies and expanding its use in natural capital finance. As part of this she is the Convener of the British Standards Institute’s Assessing and Valuing Natural Capital Committee. More info
 
Prof Dan Rigby is Professor at the University of Manchester and an adjunct Professor at the University of Western Australia. He is an applied Micro Economist specialising in the Economics of Food, Agriculture, Environment and Health and in survey design and the analysis of associated data - much of this work involves Discrete Choice Experiments and Best Worst Scaling techniques.  More info
 
Prof Kerry Turner, CBE, FRSA is a Professorial Research Fellow in the School of Environmental Sciences at the University of East Anglia and the Director of the Centre for Social and Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE). His research interests include environmental and ecological economics, ecosystem services, wetland valuation and management, coastal zone management, and waste management. More info
 
Prof Ken Willis is an Emeritus Professor of Economics of the Environment at the University of Newcastle and the Director of Centre for Research on Environmental Appraisal and Management. He is the Editor of the Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy. More info