Current teaching

  1. GEST-S-2002 Sustainable Development, Business and Policy (full material on the UV platform)
  2. Sustainability 101 (Executive Education)

 Current doctoral students

  1. Dang Duy-Anh Phan is interested in climate policies in weak enforcement contexts
  2. Julia Jadin is interested in responsible consumption
  3. Leticia Pieraerts is interested in the integration of demand flexibility in the electricity wholesale market
  4. Elise Viadere is interested in electricity markets and how they can support the energy transition

 Former doctoral students

  1. Paolo Casini (European Commission DG Growth)
  2. Li Chen (University of Gothenburg)
  3. Luisa Dressler (OECD)
  4. François Koulischer (University of Luxemburg)
  5. Maria-Eugenia Sanin (Université Paris – Saclay)
  6. Aurélie Slechten (University of Lancaster)

 Current master students

Every year I supervise the undergraduate thesis of a number of students working on education, sustainability, energy or the climate. Some of these have been awarded prizes, including Tessy Kaiser (ECONB 2013) who received the Sadi Kirchen Prize for her thesis on intergenerational accounting, and Mourad El Rougy (ECONB, 2017) who has been awarded the HERA award for Future Generations, category IT, for a thesis on the benefit of open data for improving environmental policy design and implementation

During this academic year, I am working with the following students:

  1. Laure de Potter d’Indoye on “Classement ESG des entreprises: Qualité, pertinence et alignement avec la nouvelle taxonomie européenne”
  2. Chaima Hatim on “are our economies becoming less resource intensive? A critical assessment of the European Commission monitoring framework on the circular economy”
  3. Théo Lefèbvre on “should climate-related risks be individualized in the context of property insurance?”
  4. Milton Mayeres on “the Times Higher Education SDG Impact Ranking”
  5. Caroline Smets on “Couverture d’assurance et changements climatiques: qui doit supporter les risques?”
  6. Guillaume Thys on the “evolution of corporate sustainability reporting in Europe”
  7. Aubery Verdonck on the “évaluation ex-ante des politiques: Les enseignements du mécanisme belge de rémunération des capacités”
  8. Aptil Yildiz on the “quantification des coûts économiques directs et indirects des inondations de l’été 2021 en Wallonie”