Dr Laure Kuhfuss

James Hutton Institute

Environmental economist with a research focus on the design and evaluation of agri-environmental policies.

Dr Kuhfuss’ work analyses farmers’ behaviours and preferences towards pro-environmental land management practices and investigates how to design efficient agri-environmental schemes with insights from behavioural economics and through interdisciplinary collaborations. She has expertise in a range of experimental and statistical approaches (economic lab experiments, discrete choice experiments, econometric analysis). She is a board member of the European REECAP network (Research network on Economic Experiments for the Common Agricultural Policy).