Expertise offered by Unit

Research interests of Unit officeholders

Baodong Cheng

  • trade pattern and influencing factors of China's forest products
  • certification of forest products and services
  • growth mechanism and industry security of China's forest industry
  • forest transition in the context of globalization

Wenming Lu

  • certification of forest products and services
  • sustainable forest management
  • international timber trade
  • policy research and economic aspects related to forest certification

Francesca Pierobon

  • forest certification
  • life cycle assessment
  • carbon accounting
  • wood products
  • biofuels
  • biochemicals

Richard Yao

  • environmental economics
  • assessment of ecosystem services
  • spatial economic modelling
  • econometrics