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Gunnar Köhlin

Senior lecturer

Gunnar Köhlin
Senior lecturer
gunnar.kohlin@efd.gu.se
+46 31 786 4426
0705-350508

Room number: D608
Postal Address: Box 645, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg


Department of Economics (More Information)
Box 640
405 30 Göteborg
www.economics.handels.gu.se
nek@handels.gu.se
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 411 24 Göteborg

About Gunnar Köhlin

As co-founder of the Environemntal Economics Unit (EEU) I have now spent 20 years working with applications of environmental economics in developing countries. I am currently director of the Environment for Development initiative (EfD), which contributes to poverty alleviation and sustainable development through increased use of environmental economics in developing countries. My research interests focus on environmental resources, development economics and in particular the interface between the two. Methodologically I have a focus on non-market valuation techniques, household production models and broad reviews of existing literature. The applications have been focusing on evaluation of forest interventions in India and Ethiopia. This interest led to a series of papers on domestic energy demand, particularly focusing on India. Currently, my research is focusing on sustainable natural resource management in Africa, particularly adoption of soil conservation and the impacts on productivity in Ethiopia.

On other web sites

Research areas

  • management of natural resources in developing countries
  • environmental valuation
  • impact evaluation
  • energy economics
  • sustainable development

Teaching areas

  • Environmental valuation
  • Natural resource management
  • Cost Benefit Analysis

Selected publications

Woodfuels, livelihoods and policy interventions
Arnold, J.E. Michael, Köhlin, Gunnar, Arnold, M., Persson, R.
World Development, 34:3, s. 596-611, 2006

Estimating the Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture in Low-Income Countries
Di Falco, S., Yesuf, Mahmud, Köhlin, Gunnar, Ringler, C.
Environmental & Resource Economics, 52:4, s. 457-478, 2012

Adoption and disadoption of electric cookstoves in urban Ethiopia
Alem, Yonas, Hassen, Sied, Köhlin, Gunnar
Resources and Energy Economics, 38, s. 110-124, 2014

Fuelwood, Forests and Community Management - Evidence from household studies
Cooke-St. Clair, P.C., Köhlin, Gunnar, Hyde, William F.
Environment and Development Economics, 13, s. 103-135, 2008

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2008

Aspects of Land Degradation in Lagging Regions: Extent, Driving Forces, Responses, and Further Research with Special Reference to Ethiopia
Gunnar Köhlin
Agriculture and Development, G Kochendorfer-Lucius, B Pleskovic, editors, Washington D.C., World Bank Publications, Chapter in book 2008
Chapter in book

2006

Woodfuels, livelihoods and policy interventions: Changing perspectives
M. Arnold, Gunnar Köhlin, R. Persson
World Development, Journal article 2006
Journal article

2005

Welfare Implications of Community Forest Plantations in Developing Countries: The Orissa social forestry project
Gunnar Köhlin, Gregory S. Amacher
American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Journal article 2005
Journal article

2004

2003

Fuelwood Revisited: What has changed in the last decade?
Gunnar Köhlin, M. Arnold, R. Persson, G. Shephard
--, CIFOR, Report 2003
Report

Fuelwood - Crisis or Balance?
Gunnar Köhlin
Workshop proceedings edited by G. Köhlin. Workshop at Göteborg University, 2003, Göteborg, Conference paper 2003
Conference paper

A Fuelwood Crisis: Where and for whom?
Gunnar Köhlin, Priscilla Cooke St Clair, William Hyde
Published in G. Köhlin (ed.), Fuelwood - Crisis or Balance? Proceedings from workshop at Göteborg University, 2003, Göteborg, Conference paper 2003
Conference paper

What Do We Know About the Fuelwood Scenario in India?
Gunnar Köhlin, Haripriya Gundimeda
Published in G. Köhlin (ed.), Fuelwood - Crisis or Balance? Proceedings from workshop at Göteborg University, 2003, Conference paper 2003
Conference paper

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