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Staff Environmental Economics

Department head
Dr Pieter van BeukeringAssociate Professor

Academic staff
Prof. Wouter Botzen(Deputy head) Professor Climate Economics
Prof. Marjan HofkesProfessor Environmental Economics
Prof. Richard TolProfessor Economics of Climate Change
Dr Julia BlaschAssistant Professor
Dr Mark KoetseSenior researcher
Dr Onno KuikSenior researcher
Frans Oosterhuis MSc Senior researcher
Dr Francisco Estrada PorruaResearcher


Current PhD students
Theodore Chatzivasileiadis MScPhD indirect economic effects of coastal climate change
Acel Jardón Kojakhmetova MScPhD environmental and economic growth within a spatial framework
Tewodros Kahsay MSc PhD general equilibrium modelling of water resources management and development
Bianca van der Kroon MScPhD behaviour of households with respect to adopting enewable energy technologies
Jason Levin-Koopman MScPhD climate change and economic fresh water resource modeling
Mehmet Kutluay MScPhD valuation of health risks of climate change
Matteo Mattmann MScPhD public preferences and economic valuation of hydropower production expansion
Ha Phan Dang MScPhD economic instruments in managing global ecosystem services
Derk van Ree MSc PhD sustainable development and management of the shallow subsurface
Oleg Sheremet MScPhD econometric risk modeling and socio-economic impact assessment methods
Musharaf Talpur MScPhD revealed and stated preference models for estimating recreational economic values
Solomon Tarfasa MScPhD benefits of water supply improvements using choice experiments
Majelle Verbraak MA MScPhD policy instruments for nature conservation and ecosystem services
Alfred Wagtendonk MScPhD spatial analysis of landscape change and ecosystem service valuation
Kristina Yuzva MScPhD risk transfer instruments to incentivize risk reduction and build climate resilience for low-income households


Recently graduated PhD students
Dr Trond Husby (2016)
Dr In Chang Hwang (2015)
Dr Francisco Estrada Porrua (2015)


Associate researchers/Visiting professors
Prof. Jeroen van den BerghProfessor Environmental and Resource Economics
Dr Jetske BoumaSenior researcher
Dr Luke BranderAssociate researcher
Prof. Roy Brouwer    Professor Water Economics
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