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
GEOG788Z Topics in Data Visualization with Processing and Applications in R Fall 2017 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
 Giovanni Baiocchi
LeFrak 1133
Department of Geographical Sciences
Email
baiocchi [at] umd.edu
Office Hours
Fridays 14:00 - 16:00 and by appointment (email: baiocchi(at)umd.edu)