Economics and Management of Natural Resources

About us

The Economics and Management of Natural Resources group is part of the Department of Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University.

The main research focus within the group is the sustainable and efficient management of natural resources. This involves evaluating the efficiency and sustainability of resource use outcomes, analyzing how policies affect the relationship between actors and natural resources and valuing natural resources or ecosystem services.   

Research focus and projects

Research focus

  • Sustainable and efficient management of natural resources

Education

Contact

Head of research group

Prof. Stijn Speelman
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure links 653
Office A2.00
9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ stijn.speelman@ugent.be

Staff

Au Ton Nu Hai

PhD candidate
Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098

9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ au.tonnuhai@ugent.be
✆ +32 9 264 60 67

✆ +32 484 550 697

Aung Ton Oo

PhD candidate
Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office. A2.098

9000 Gent, Belgium
✉︎ aungtun.oo@ugent.be
✆ +32 9 264 60 67
+32 467 85 39 30

Cristian Jordan Diaz

PhD candidate
Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098

9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ cristian.jordandiaz@ugent.be
✆ +32 9 264 59 27

Edouard Idrissa Rachid

PhD candidate
Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098

9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ iredouard.sanou@ugent.be
✉︎ iredouard.sanou@gmail.com
✆ +32 9 264 60 67

Gonzalo Villa Cox

PhD candidate
Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098

9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ gonzalo.villacox@ugent.be
✆ +32 9 264 60 67

Janet Molina

PhD candidate
Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098

9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ janet.molinamaturano@ugent.be
✆ +32 9 264 60 67

Tian Tian

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Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098

9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ titian.tian@ugent.be
✆ +32 9 264 60 67

Woldegebrial Zeweld Nugusse

PhD candidate
Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098

9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ woldegebrialzeweld.nugusse@ugent.be
✉︎ woldegebrial.zeweld@gmail.com
✆ +32 9 264 60 67

Ruben Savels

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Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098

9000 Ghent, Belgium
✉︎ ruben.savels@ugent.be
✆ +32 9 264 60 67

Xavier Gabet

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Economics and management of natural resources
Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098
9000 Ghent, Belgium
✆ +32 9 264 60 67

Ishika Gupta

PhD candidate
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Department of Agricultural Economics
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
Office A2.098
9000 Ghent, Belgium
✆ +32 9 264 60 67