Dan Van der Horst
Dan Van der Horst obtained M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. Horst is an Environmental Geographer and a Lecturer in environmental policy and management at the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (GEES), University of Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK. His main area of research is in natural resource management, focusing especially on the governance of multifunctional land use, ecosystem services, and renewable energy systems. Much of his research draws on heterodox economic traditions (especially spatial economics, ecological economics) and transdisciplinary (natural science-social science) approaches. He has published widely on NIMBY responses to new rural technologies, spatial targeting of land management subsidies and the spatiotemporal modeling of human behavior as a driver for land use change.
Biography Updated on 8 May 2012