Dominic Moran

Contact Email Address

dominic.moran@sac.ac.uk

Organisation

SAC (Scottish Agricultural College)

Department

Land Economy and Environment

Institutional Website

sac.ac.uk

Personal Website

http://www.sac.ac.uk/research/groups/lee/teams/reseconbiodiversity/resourceeconomicsunit/dominicmoran/

Publication in Relevant Areas

Moran, D., Michael MacLeod, Eileen Wall, Vera Eory, Alistair McVittie, Andrew Barnes, Robert Rees, Cairistiona F E Topp, Andrew Moxey (2010) Marginal abatement cost curves for UK agricultural greenhouse gas emissions Journal of Agricultural Economics doi: 10.1111/j.1477-9552.2010.00268.x Moran, D., Michael MacLeod, Eileen Wall, Vera Eory, Alistair McVittie, Andrew Barnes, Robert Rees, Cairistiona F E Topp, Guillaume Pajot, Robin Matthews , Pete Smith , Andrew Moxey,(2010) Developing carbon budgets for UK agriculture, land-use, land-use change and forestry out to 2022 Climatic Change DOI 10.1007/s10584-010-9898-2 Sherrington, C, & D. Moran (2010) Modelling farmer uptake of perennial energy crops in the UK, Energy Policy Volume 38, Issue 7, July, Pages 3567-3578 Pratt , K. and D. Moran (2010) Evaluating the Cost-Effectiveness of Global Biochar Mitigation Potential, Biomass & Bioenergy Volume 34, Issue 8, August 2010, Pages 1149-1158 MacLeod, M., Moran D., and Spencer, I (2006) Counting the Cost of Water Use in Hydroelectric Generation in Scotland Energy Policy Vol 34/15 pp 2048-2059 S. Velarde, Y. Malhi, D. Moran, J. Wright, (2005) Valuing the impacts of climate change on protected areas in Africa, Ecological Economics, 53 pp21-22

Countries of Research Interest

Climate policy analysis/projects and advice for key UK agencies (DEFRA, DECC Committee on Climate Change, Scottish Government, Welsh Assembly). Non UK Project experience in Albania Azerbaijan, Bolivia, Brazil, Egypt, Mexico, Peru, Guyana, Kenya, India, China, Guatemala, Honduras, Mongolia, Malaysia Montserrat Mozambique, Russia, Senegal, South Africa, St. Lucia, Thailand and Kazakhstan. Consulting assignments for: Global Environment Facility, World Bank (Environment Department, Latin America, Economic Development Institute, TACIS), United Nations Development and Environment Programs, ECLAC, (GEF unit), Food and Agricultural Organization, Overseas Development Administration, (now DfID) China National Environmental Protection Agency, Danish Cooperation for Environment and Development, Canadian IDRC (Singapore office), IUCN (Senegal).

Statement of Interest in the Call

Interests in economic valuation of ecosystem goods and services, economics of climate change mitigation and adaptation and ancillary costs and benfits of climate policy. Market creation for ecosystem services, pro-poor market-based instruments.