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Ed Barbier, PhD.


Professor Economics
Senior Scholar School of Global Environmental Sustainability

Contact Info

Phone: (970) 491-3321   Office: Clark C315

Email:   Lab:


Areas of Interest

 Economics-ecology interfaceNatural resources and development economics


Ed has consulted for a variety of national, international, and non-governmental agencies, including many UN organizations, the World Bank and the OECD. He has authored 300 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, written or edited 24 books, and published in popular journals. He is also a Fellow of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists and is consistently ranked among the top cited environmental economists globally.