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



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

Kountouris Y, 2020, Ambient PM2.5 influences productive activities in public sector bureaucracies., Environmental Research Communications, Vol:2, ISSN:2515-7620, Pages:1-10

Collins C, Vaskou P, Kountouris I, 2019, Insect food products in the Western world: assessing the potential of a new ‘green’ market, Annals of the Entomological Society of America, Vol:112, ISSN:0013-8746, Pages:518-528

Kountouris I, Remoundou K, 2016, Cultural Influence on Preferences and Attitudes for Environmental Quality, Kyklos, Vol:69, ISSN:1467-6435, Pages:369-397

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