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Professor Andreas Kontoleon

Professor Andreas Kontoleon

Professor of Environmental Economics and Public Policy

Departments and Institutes

Land Economy:

Research Interests

- The economics of environmental regulation and policy.
- Micro-econometrics, experimental and behavioural economics.
- The economics of biodiversity conservation and management
- Development economics, health economics, analysis of social networks.
- Philosophical and methodological issues in economics.

Key Publications

Bulte, E., A. Kontoleon J. A. List, T Turley, and M. Voors (2017) From Personalized Exchange Towards Anonymous Trade: A Field Experiment on the Workings of the Invisible Hand,  Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Volume 133, Pages 313–330 (

Bateman IJ, Harwood AR, Mace GM, Watson RT, Abson DJ, Andrews B, Binner A, Crowe A, Day BH, Dugdale S, et al.. Bringing ecosystem services into economic decision-making: land use in the United Kingdom.. Science 341(6141):45-50 05 Jul 2013 (Journal article) Author URL

Morse-Jones S, Bateman IJ, Kontoleon A, Ferrini S, Burgess ND, Turner RK. Stated preferences for tropical wildlife conservation amongst distant beneficiaries: Charisma, endemism, scope and substitution effects. Ecological Economics78:9-18 2012 (Journal article)

Voors M, Bulte E, Kontoleon A, List JA, Turley T. Using Artefactual Field Experiments to Learn about the Incentives for Sustainable Forest Use in Developing Economies. AM ECON REV 101(3):329-333 May 2011 (Journal article) 

Groom, Ben, Andreas Kontoleon, Pauline Grosjean, Timothy Swanson and Shiqiu Zhang) (2010) ‘Relaxing Rural Constraints: A win-win policy for ----environment and poverty in China?’. Oxford Economic Papers, Volume 62, Issue1,  pp. 132-156

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