People

The listings below not only features Birmingham Business School academics, but also includes staff from other Schools across the College of Social Sciences that are associated with the Birmingham Centre for Environmental and Energy Economics and Management (BCEEEM).

Dr Allan Beltran

Dr Allan Beltran

Lecturer in Environmental Economics

The Department of Economics

Dr Allan Beltran joined the Department of Economics in September 2018 as a Lecturer in Environmental Economics. Allan’s research interests are in the area of environmental economics and the economics of climate change.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 5018
Email
a.i.beltranhernandez@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sami Bensassi

Dr Sami Bensassi

Reader in Managerial Economics

Department of Management

After completing a PhD in Economics (University of Paris Nanterre, France), Sami Bensassi joined the University Jaume I (Spain) in 2009. During the period he passed in Spain, he led a research project on the impact of maritime trade on the Mediterranean countries for the Center for Research on the Mediterranean Economies (CREMED). In 2012, Sami started lecturing at the University of Portsmouth. ...

Telephone
0121 414 4438
Email
s.bensassi@bham.ac.uk

Professor Matthew Cole

Professor Matthew Cole

Deputy Dean of Birmingham Business School
Professor of Environmental Economics

The Department of Economics

Professor Matthew Cole's research Interests include Environmental Economics; Development Economics; International Economics (and the intersection of the three).

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 6639
Email
m.a.cole@bham.ac.uk

Professor Robert Elliott

Professor Robert Elliott

Professor of Economics

The Department of Economics

Professor Robert Elliott is an applied economist who works at the intersection of international economics, development economics, environmental and energy economics and international business. He has a particular interest in the Chinese economy, firm behaviour, natural disasters and the impact of globalisation on the environment.

He is an editor for the Sustainable Future Policy Lab, ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 7700
Email
r.j.elliott@bham.ac.uk

Dr Liza Jabbour

Dr Liza Jabbour

Senior Lecturer in Business Economics

Department of Management

Liza joined the Business School in 2010. Previously she worked as a lecturer at the Manchester Business School and as a research fellow at the University of Nottingham. She is an external research fellow of the GEP centre and of the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. Liza gained her PhD at the University of Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne. Her main research interest is applied international ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 8302
Email
l.jabbour@bham.ac.uk

Dr Johannes Lohse

Dr Johannes Lohse

Lecturer in Economics

The Department of Economics

Dr Johannes Lohse is a Lecturer in Environmental Economics at the University of Birmingham. He joined the Department of Economics in 2016. Before coming to Birmingham he was a researcher at the University of Heidelberg (from where he obtained his PhD under the supervision of Prof. Timo Goeschl in 2015)

Johannes’ research interests lie at the intersection of behavioural economics and ...

Email
j.lohse@bham.ac.uk

Professor David Maddison

Professor David Maddison

Professor of Economics

The Department of Economics

Professor David Maddison is a part of the Birmingham Plastics Network, an interdisciplinary team of more than 40 academics working together to shape the fate and sustainable future of plastics.  This unique team brings together chemists, environmental scientists, engineers, philosophers, linguists, economists, artists, writers, lawyers, and experts in many other fields, to ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 6653
Email
d.j.maddison@bham.ac.uk

Professor Fiona Nunan

Professor Fiona Nunan

Professor of Environment and Development

International Development Department

Fiona's interests and experience focus on natural resource governance and management in developing country settings, particularly within inland fisheries and coastal locations in East and Southern Africa, and on exploring the links between poverty and the environment.

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 3061
Email
f.s.nunan@bham.ac.uk

Professor Eric Strobl

Professor Eric Strobl

Eric is a part-time research Professor in the department of economics and is currently based at Ecole Polytechnique in Paris.  His main research is in the area of applied development economics but he has also published in the areas of international, environmental and labour economics.  He is currently working on the economics of natural disasters linking economics with techniques from ...

Email
e.strobl@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sevasti-Eleni Vezirgiannidou

Dr Sevasti-Eleni Vezirgiannidou

Lecturer in International Organisations

Department of Political Science and International Studies

Eleni’s research interests are in the area of international environmental politics with a specific specialisation in the following topics: how do nations come to cooperate in environmental issues?

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 6224
Email
s.vezirgiannidou@bham.ac.uk

Dr Liyun Zhang

Dr Liyun Zhang

Research Fellow in Economics

The Department of Economics

Liyun Zhang is an applied economist with research interests in international and environmental economics. More specifically she studies the impacts of international trade and foreign direct investment. She is also interested in the evaluation of environmental regulations. Liyun obtained her PhD in 2015 and her doctoral thesis investigates firms’ internationalization strategies linking firm ...

Telephone
0121 414 5020
Email
l.zhang.4@bham.ac.uk