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Ewa Lazarczyk Carlson

Ewa Lazarczyk Carlson is Associate Professor at the Department of Business Administration at Reykjavik University. She is affiliated with the SIF – Sustainability Institute and Forum at Reykjavik University. Her research interests include energy markets, the environment and smart cities. She holds a PhD in Economics from the Stockholm School of Economics.

Elene Seturidze

Elene Seturidze is a Researcher at the Agricultural and Rural Policy Research Center at ISET Policy Institute. Along with other research projects, she writes the Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) and contributes to the Agri Review publication by analyzing trade statistics. Her research interests lie within agricultural economics, development economics and behavioral economics. She received a B.A. degree in Economics from Tbilisi State University (TSU) in 2018, and a M.A. degree in Economics from ISET in 2020.

(Last updated November 2022)

Mihails Hazans

Dr. Mihails Hazans is a Professor of econometrics at the University of Latvia, a Research Fellow at the IZA Institute of Labor Economics, a Global Labor Organization (GLO) Fellow, and a Research Associate at the Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies (BICEPS).

His research focuses on migration, ethnic minorities, human capital, teleworking, informal employment and envelope wages. Professor Hazans has contributed chapters to books published by Springer (3), Ashgate, Edward Elgar and OECD Publishing, as well as published articles in academic journals such as Economica, Empirica, Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations and the Journal of Population Economics.

(Last updated October 2022)

Fernando Aragon

Fernando Aragon is a Professor of Economics at Simon Fraser University (SFU), Canada. He received his PhD from the London School of Economics and joined the Department of Economics at SFU in 2010. His research relates to the fields of Development, Environmental, and Political Economics. His work is applied and explores the role of natural resources and institutions on local development, economic effects of pollution, and adaptation to climate change, especially of rural households in less developed countries. 

(Last updated October 2022)

Michael Simmons

Michael Simmons is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Umeå University, Sweden. He completed his PhD at Royal Holloway in 2021. His research focuses predominantly on the Macroeconomics of Labour Markets.

(Last updated October 2022)

Juan Pablo Rud

Juan Pablo Rud is a Professor of Economics at Royal Holloway, University of London, and a research affiliate at IFS and IZA. His research on development and labor economics has a focus on environment, climate change, agriculture, and natural resources. He received his PhD from the London School of Economics in 2008.

(Last updated October 2022)

Marion Leroutier

Marion Leroutier is a postdoctoral researcher at the Mistra Center for Sustainable Markets, based at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE), and an affiliated researcher at SSE’s Department of Economics.

Her research investigates topics related to climate policy, the economic cost of air pollution, and the health benefits of the energy transition.

(Last updated May 2022)

Celina Tippmann

Celina Tippmann is a Research Assistant at the Mistra Center for Sustainable Markets (Misum). Her research interests are related to the environment and social inequality. She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Economics at the Stockholm School of Economics and in International Economic Policy at Sciences Po. Previously, she obtained her Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the Technical University of Dresden.

(Last updated May 2022)

Maciej Duszczyk

Maciej Duszczyk

Maciej Duszczyk is a Professor at the University of Warsaw, Vice-Rector for Research and International Relations (2016-2020). For ten years he headed the Migration Policy Unit at the Centre of Migration Research. He has been the Principal Investigator of research projects financed by Polish and European institutions. His research areas are migration, integration policy, social policy and European integration.

During 2003-2007 Maciej Duszczyk served as Deputy Director in the Department of Economic and Social Analyses – Office of the Committee for European Integration (Ministry for European Affairs). Throughout 2008-2011, he held the position of the Member of the Board of Strategic Advisors to the Prime Minister of Poland. During 2011-2013 he served as a Head of Task Force for Migration Policy in the Chancellery of the President of Poland. From 2014-2016 and 2020-2022, Prof.Duszczyk served as a Member of the Scientific Policy Committee (Ministry of Science and Higher Education), and during 2014-2015 he has held the position of Visiting Professor at the Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Friedrich Schiller University of Jena.

Maciej Duszczyk is a member of the Transatlantic Forum on Migration and Integration and collaborator of the International Labour Organization, European Commission and International Organization for Migration. He received scholarships granted by the Jean Monnet Project, Carl Duisburg Gesellschaft and the Polish Committee for Scientific Research.

(Last updated March 2022)