Anna Nordén

PhD Anna Nordén

Assistant Professor
Jönköping International Business School and Environment for Development (EfD)
Jönköping, Sweden

Focus area

Behavioral economics Biodiversity Ecosystem services Forest conservation policies PES


PhD Anna Nordén

Assistant Professor in Economics, Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University, and Domestic Associate within the program Women in Environmental Economics for Development at Environment for Development (EfD).

Anna Nordén is an Assistant Professor in Economics at Jönköping International Business School (JIBS), Jönköping University. Her specialization is in environmental policy and behavioral economics with focus on aspects of policy instruments for sustainable development and their relation to human behavior and decision making. She has done work on stated preference methods, natural field experiments and impact evaluations applied to policy design for national parks and payment for ecosystem service in Costa Rica as well as forest management and forest certification schemes in Sweden. During her Master she spent one semester at EfD Ethiopia and her PhD thesis, concerning design of payment for ecosystem services and their implications on economic behavior, was conducted at EfD Costa Rica.


Phd in Economics, University of Gothenburg (2013), Visiting researcher at Tropical Agricultural Research & Higher Education Center (CATIE) and EfD Central America, Costa Rica (2010-2012), MSc in Environmental Economics, University of Gothenburg (2007).

Read more about Anna on her personal profiles at Environment for Development (EfD) and Jönköping International Business School.


Doctoral thesis: 

Essays on Behavioral Economics and Policies for Provision of Ecosystem Services 


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