Imperial College London

Dr Yiannis Kountouris

Faculty of Natural SciencesCentre for Environmental Policy

Senior Lecturer



+44 (0)20 7594 9316i.kountouris




106Weeks BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Yiannis is a Lecturer in Economics and the Environment at the Centre for Environmental Policy.

He is an applied economist with interests at the intersection between Environmental Economics and Political Economy, the Voluntary Carbon Market, Culture and Economics, Environmental Valuation, Social Capital, and Wellbeing. He joined the Centre in 2011. Before coming to Imperial he was a research associate at the Department of Economics at the University of Manchester

He is a Co-Convenor of the Environmental Economics and Policy Specialist Option of the MSc in Environmental Technology. He is also the Centre's Senior Tutor and Disabilities Liaison Officer



Harris ZM, Kountouris Y, 2020, Vertical Farming as a Game Changer for BECCS Technology Deployment, Sustainability, Vol:12, Pages:8193-8193

Kountouris Y, Higher education and fertility: evidence from reforms in Greece., Economics of Education Review, ISSN:0272-7757

Kountouris Y, Examining the Relationship between Elections and Wildfires, International Journal of Wildland Fire, ISSN:1049-8001

Kountouris Y, 2020, Human activity, daylight saving time and wildfire occurrence, Science of the Total Environment, Vol:727, ISSN:0048-9697

Kountouris Y, 2020, An assessment of the relationship between daylight saving time, disruptions in sleep patterns and dwelling fires, Fire Technology, ISSN:0015-2684

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