Frank Vöhringer

EPFL ENAC IA LEURE
BP 2140 (Bâtiment BP)
Station 16
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site:  Web site:  https://leure.epfl.ch

EPFL AVP-PGE EDCE-ENS
GC A2 454 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Fields of expertise

Climate economics Environmental economics Energy economics Computable general equilibrium modeling

Teaching & PhD

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Past EPFL PhD Students

Maire Sophie , Usui Takafumi ,

Courses

Ecological economics

This course is an introduction to economic theory applied to environmental issues. It presents the methods used to assess environmental impacts and natural resources as well as environmental regulation instruments. It then broadens the analysis to ecological economics.

Models for applied environmental economics

Mainly based on the discussion of peer reviewed academic papers, the course introduces non economists to the main types of applied models used in environmental economic analysis: linear programming, partial and general equilibrium, game theory, and agent based models.

Climate economics

The course introduces non economists to the economic analysis of climate change: economic activity and climate change, estimation of climate impacts, optimal mitigation and adaptation, national and international climate policy, instruments for climate policy.