Giovanni Baiocchi

Associate Professor

Dr. Giovanni Baiocchi is an applied environmental economist. Giovanni’s main research looks at the global and local impact of economic activity, including trade, urbanization, and lifestyles. He has published a wide range of interdisciplinary research in international multidisciplinary journals such as Environmental Science & Technology, Ecological Economics, Journal of Industrial Ecology, Nature Climate Change, and Computational Economics. Giovanni is a lead author for the IPCC 5th Assessment for Working Group III, focusing on the drivers, trends, and mitigation of climate change. He was also selected as a qualified independent expert for environmental themes by the European Commission.

Areas of Interest:
  • Environmental and Ecological Economics
  • Computational Economics
Degrees
  • Ph.D
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
GEOG306 Introduction to Quantitative Methods for the Geographic Environmental Sciences Fall 2014 Syllabus
GEOG476 Object-Oriented Computer Programming for GIS Fall 2014 Syllabus
GEOG476 Object-Oriented Computer Programming for GIS Fall 2014 Syllabus
Current Students
  •  Giovanni Baiocchi
LeFrak 1133
Department of Geographical Sciences
Phone: (301) 405-2342
Email: baiocchi@umd.edu
Office Hours:
Fridays 14:00 - 16:00 and by appointment (email: baiocchi(at)umd.edu)