Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Department of forest economics

Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Welcome to the Department of Forest Economics

With its about 25 employees, the Department of Forest Economics is one of the smallest departments in the Forest Faculty. Yet the Department is responsible for a large part of the undergraduate education within the forestry program, with about 10 courses in economics and forest policy. The department is also reserach intenstive with collaborations with other universities and departments both within Sweden and in other countries. 

The Department has two areas of expertice: natural resource economics and forest economics. In forest economics forest policy is a vital part. 


Contact information to the Department

 

vinterlandskap

News

New position at the Department

The Department of Forest Economics is announcing a new posittion, looking for an assistant professor in economics. For further information see here.

 

PhD courses offered spring 2016 are:

R-introduction and application

2016-04-18 -- 2016-04-22

Stated preference methods, part I (2,5 ETCS)

2016-05-02 -- 2016-05-13

Stated preference methods, part II (5 ETCS)

 2016-05-02 -- 2016-05-03

 

PhD defences spring 2016:

Philip Kofi Adom will defend his thesis "Energy Demand Management in Selected African Countries"

March 18, at 1 pm in Björken, SLU.

 

Oben Bayrak will defend his thesis "Modeling imprecise preferences and a new theory for decision under risk: Preference Cloud Theory"

May 13, at 1 pm in Björken, SLU.

 


Collaborations:

CERE

EFINORD

 

Journal:

Journal of Forest Economics




 
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