• Huddersfield Business School
    University of Huddersfield
    Queensgate
    Huddersfield
    HD1 3DH
    United Kingdom

    United Kingdom

20162022

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Biography

I am Veronica Vienne, environmental economist and lecturer in economics at the University of Huddersfield. I recently completed my PhD Economics at the University of Manchester with the thesis titled "Essays on Well-being and the Environment."

I have ten years of professional and academic experience. I have worked as a researcher at the OECD, think tanks and higher education institutions, both in Chile and the United Kingdom. 

  • PhD, University of Manchester Sep 2018 → Dec 2022 Award Date: 14 Dec 2022

  • Master, University of Manchester Sep 2015 → Nov 2016 Award Date: 17 Nov 2016

  • Master, Universidad Adolfo Ibanez Mar 2013 → Sep 2014 Award Date: 10 Sep 2014

  • Bachelor, Universidad Adolfo Ibanez Mar 2009 → Dec 2012 Award Date: 30 Dec 2012

Research Expertise and Interests

My main field of research is environmental economics, with a particular interest in air pollution, climate change, and natural disasters. I am also interested in well-being measures, labour economics, and I have experience in economics of education.

Some of my current research projects look at the effect of extreme weather events on children's mental health, the effect of air pollution on labour productivity, among others.

Google Scholar h-Index

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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Environmental Economics
  • Labour Economics
  • Applied Microeconometrics
  • Well-being Research
  • Air Pollution
  • Climate Change
  • Natural Disasters
  • Economics of Education

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