Department of Integrated Environmental Policy Analysis

PBL’s Department of Integrated Environmental Policy Analysis (IBL) focuses on policy analyses and assessments on the four strategic themes of Climate change and energy transition, Circular economy, Food, agriculture and nature in transformation, and Urban and regional development.

A wide range of quantitative and qualitative methods are developed and applied at this department, including participatory assessments, economic modelling, scenario development and cost-benefit analyses (CBAs). The fields of environment, economy and society are brought together in the integrated approach as well as in outlook studies on Welfare and the Sustainable Development Goals.

In order to safeguard the quality and reliability of its analyses, PBL is continually working on the quality of the data, models and methods used. The IBL Department contributes to this with its expertise in the fields of data science, computational modelling and visualisation.

Contact

Rob Weterings

Head of Department

Aartie Charan

Marijke Hofman

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Employees

Marian Abels-van Overveld

Graphics Editor
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Bas Arts

Chief Scientist
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Aldrik Bakema

Deputy Head of Department
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Arthur Beusen

Senior Researcher
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Filip de Blois

Graphics Editor
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Jetske Bouma

Senior Researcher Environmental economist
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Corjan Brink

Researcher Environmental Economics
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Hester Brink

Researcher
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Aartie Charan

Jos Diederiks

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Frank Dietz

Senior Researcher
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Alexandros Dimitropoulos

Researcher Scientific researcher
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Eric Drissen

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Jacqueline van Eijk

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Olav-Jan van Gerwen

Deputy Head of Department
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Aldert Hanemaaijer

Senior Researcher Program coordinator greening the economy, eco-innovation and circular economy
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Bert Hof

Researcher Project leader SCBA
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Marijke Hofman

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Nico Hoogervorst

Senior Researcher Environmental Policy Analist
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Hiddo Huitzing

Researcher
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Maikel Kishna

Researcher
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Julia Koch

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Marjon Kooke

Research Assistant Circular Economy

Eva Kunseler

Researcher
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Patrizio Lecca

Paul Lucas

Researcher Sustainable development and international climate policy
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Astrid Martens

Researcher
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Sido Mylius

Senior Researcher advisor Methodology and Modelling Techniques
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Pia Nabielek

Researcher instutional analysis environmental policy

Raymond de Niet

Graphics Department Coordinator
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Durk Nijdam

Research Assistant
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Jos Notenboom

Senior Researcher Energy and climate policies EU and northwest European countries
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Nico Pieterse

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Jarry Porsius

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Anne Gerdien Prins

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Gusta Renes

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Melchert Reudink

Bart Rietveld

Information Manager

Trudy Rood

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Jan de Ruiter

Graphics Editor
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Kees Schotten

Researcher
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Johan van der Schuit

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Mariësse van Sluisveld

Researcher Long-term decarbonisation pathways
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Stefan Troost

Daan in 't Veld

Researcher Circular economy
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Lisa Verwoerd

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Herman Vollebergh

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Rick de Vries

Research Assistant
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Kees Vringer

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Allard Warrink

Graphics Editor
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Rob Weterings

Head of Department

Harry Wilting

Researcher
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