Carmen Marchiori

Carmen Marchiori

Carmen’s recent work investigates the aspect of fairness in bargaining, the role of inequality in the collective management of natural resources, the effectiveness of water rights buy-back policies, and issues concerning the strategic formation of international environmental agreements. She also holds the following positions:

  • Lecturer in Environmental Policy and Economics at the Department of Geography and Environment at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE);
  • External collaborator for the Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM).


Previously, Carmen was an Alcoa fellow at the LSE Centre for Environmental Policy and Governance (2007-8) and a visiting research scholar at the University of California, Berkeley (2006-7). She also worked as an external consultant for the World Bank (2004-5). Carmen holds a BSc in Economics (Universitá Ca’ Foscari, Venice, Italy), an MSc in Economics (UCL) and a PhD in Environmental Economics (LSE).

Research interests

  • Environmental economics and development;
  • Water resource management;
  • Climate change;
  • Game theory;
  • Negotiation theory.