Jon Strand

Senior Economist in the Development Research Group, World Bank

Jon Strand, a Norwegian national, is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s Development Research Group, Environment and Energy Team. He is currently on leave from a Chair as Professor of Economics at the University of Oslo, from where he also has his Ph.D. degree. His current research focuses on environmental, climate and energy policy, and environmental and natural resource valuation. He has published widely in these areas, and also on various other topics covering labour economics, macroeconomics and public finance. He has worked as environmental economist in the International Monetary Fund, and has served as Consultant on environmental policy matters to international organisations including the OECD and the Inter-American Development Bank.

CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey