Agriculture and Forestry

This research program analyzes the conditions of use of economic instruments dedicated to climate change issues in the agricultural and forestry sectors. Particular attention is paid to the mechanisms of REDD + and the competition for biomass use.

Our research topics

  • Cost of emission reductions in the agricultural sector
  • Agro-environmental practices and risks
  • Complementarity between green sectors in prospective scenarios
  • Analysis of forest transition
  • Climate change and forest owners’ behavior
  • Use of wood in buildings

Our team

  • Philippe Delacote: Head of the Research Program
  • Julia Girard : Research fellow trainee on « Impact of climate shocks on land use and deforestation »
  • Richard Koenig : Research fellow trainee on « Agri-environmental practices and risk »
  • Etienne Lorang: Research Fellow on « Circular Economy, recycling and CO2 emissions »
  • Maxime Ollier: Research Fellow on « Climate change effects on inequalities of farmers’ income »
  • Camille Tevenart: Research Fellow on  « Barriers to GES emissions mitigation in the French agricultural sector: the role of uncertainty, information and risk attitudes »

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