Frans P. de Vries

Professor of Environmental Economics, University of Stirling

Frans de Vries is Professor of Environmental Economics in the University of Stirling Management School. He has a broad interest in environmental economics and has recently led the three-year project Designing Markets for Ecosystem Services Delivery (ECO-DELIVERY), funded by the European Investment Bank (2010-13). He has been a consultant for the OECD Environment Directorate on Environmental Policy and Technological Innovation, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), and the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA).


  • –present
    Professor of Economics, University of Stirling


  • 2003 
    University of Groningen, Netherlands, Ph.D.
  • 1996 
    Wageningen University, Netherlands, M.Sc.

Professional Memberships

  • European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE)
  • Association of Environmental and Resources Economists (AERE)