Email Tim Laing
Post Doctoral Researcher
Tim started as a post doctoral research assistant with Luca Taschini and Charles Palmer on the NORAD funded project, ‘Developing an options market and complementary financial structures to mobilise private capital for REDD+ and manage climate policy risks’.
The project is being conducted in collaboration with the Environmental Defence Fund and IIASA. Tim will be the LSE’s point of contact for the project.
Tim previously completed his PhD at LSE. His research title was ‘Assessing the impact of institutional conditions upon programme design for reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation’.
Tim has a BA in Economics from the University of Nottingham and an MA in Development Economics from the University of Sussex.
- Policy design for reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation;
- Effect of institutional conditions on environmental policy design;
- Low-carbon development policy;
- Interactions of development and environmental policy.