Nordén, Anna

Anna Nordén is an Assistant Professor in Economics at Jönköping International Business School (JIBS), Jönköping University. Her specialization is in environmental policy and behavioral economics with focus on aspects of policy instruments for sustainable development and their relation to human behavior and decision making. Currently, her research focuses on (i) effects of women participation in decision making over natural resources; (iii) effects of poverty alleviation programs on deforestation; and (ii) what motivates biodiversity conservation – money or social norms. She has done work on stated preference methods, natural field experiments and impact evaluations applied to policy design for national parks and payment for ecosystem service in Costa Rica as well as forest management and forest certification schemes in Sweden. Present, Anna has an active role in the capacity building program for an Inclusive Green Economy in East Africa.

People | 3 June 2020