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Bureau for Economic Theory and Applications

Laboratoire d'Economie Forestière

Post-doctoral position in economics

PostDoc NOBEL 2020
18 months contract within the framework of the NOBEL project "Novel Business Models and mechanisms for the sustainable supply of and payment for forest ecosystem services ".

Description of post doc project


To develop a web-based platform that will be used in real to bring together interested consumers and providers of forest ecosystem services in European case study areas.


  1. To test different auction mechanisms for different ecosystem services in lab experiments on students and on stakeholders
  2. Based on these experiments to contribute to the development of guidelines for developing platforms to be tested in the field with forest owners and other stakeholders in up till six different countries


A PhD degree in economics or similar

Required skills

  • Environmental economics
  • Experimental-empirical economics
  • Team work:  Being involved in the NOBEL project implies intensive interactions with other project partners and with stakeholders.
  • Speaking English fluently

It is an advantage if the candidate has experiences with

  • Computational forest economics
  • Ecosystem service analysis
  • GIS and spatial analysis
  • Choice modeling and discrete choice experiments
  • Carrying out surveys
  • Speaking French

Remuneration: Gross salary € 2,516 / month

Duration: 18 months

To apply: An application letter, a CV and a copy(s) of diploma(s) must be sent in electronic format to Anne Stenger, INRA BETA,

Deadline : Applications will be reviewed immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled.

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