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2012-03-29 | News

Course in Policy Instruments for Environmental and Climate Economics

The Environmental Economics Unit (EEU) at the Department of Economics, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, is at present running one of their specialization courses in environmental economics, namely Policy Instruments for Environmental and Climate Economics.

This PhD course (26 march – 27 April, 2012) is intended to give an overview of applied environmental economics with particular emphasis on the design of policies in the areas of air pollution, agriculture, land use, forestry, biodiversity conservation and climate change.

Course coordinator is Professor Thomas Sterner and other lecturers are; Jessica Coria, Xiangping Liu, Astrid Dannenberg, Magnus Hennlock, Carolyne Fischer.

Participants are, apart from our own six PhD students, four from Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, one from Umeå University and 10 guest students from eight different countries, in total 21 participants.

List of participants:
Carlos Muñoz – Costa Rica
Vo Duc Hoang Vu – Vietnam
Kunyu Niu – China
Changyi Liu – China
Leif Zhu – China
Samuel Femi Samson – Nigeria
Fakir Azmal Huda – Bangladesh
Dessalegn Fufa Goboto – Ethiopia
Ylenia Curci – Italy
Marcelo Rocha de Lima – Portugal
Tharshini Thangavelu, Umeå University
Olivia Cintas – Chalmers/Spain
Akram Fakhri – Chalmers/Iran
Kristina Holmgren – Chalmers/Sweden
Lisa Westholm – Chalmers/Sweden
Remidius Ruhinduka - University of Gothenburg/Tanzania
Hang Yin - University of Gothenburg/China
Marcela Jaime - University of Gothenburg/Colombia
Sied Hassen - University of Gothenburg/Ethiopia
Xiao-Bing Zhang - University of Gothenburg/China
Anna Nordén - University of Gothenburg/Sweden