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Dr Ioanna Mouratiadou

Ioanna Mouratiadou


Dr Ioanna Mouratiadou
Associate Professor in Agricultural Economics


  • Impact assessment of agricultural and food systems and policies
  • Valorisation of sustainable agricultural practices
  • Climate change mitigation

Research Unit
Rural Studies Laboratory


Scenarios, Land use, Ecosystem services, Policy instruments, Interdisciplinary research, Ecological economics, Participatory approaches

Ongoing research projects

  • Economic performance of agroecology


Teaching activities

  • Coordination of unit “Food systems economics” (3th year)
  • Coordination of optional module “Renewable energies and sustainable resource management” (4th year)
  • Participation in unit “Quality, environment and sustainable development of food systems and territories” (4th year)
  • Participation in specialisation semester “Strategies, innovation, and governance in value chains and territories” (5th year)


Professional experience and training

  • 2021-present: Associate professor, ISARA
  • 2019-present: Research scientist and project coordinator, Leinbiz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF), DAKIS project
  • 2019-2021: Research scientist, Humboldt University of Berlin, LegumeGap project
  • 2016-2019: Research scientist, Utrecht University, SUSTAg project
  • 2011-2016: Research scientist, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, ADVANCE, Shared Socio-economic Pathways, ISIMIP-energy, RoSE projects
  • 2007-2011: Junior researcher, Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Montpellier (CIHEAM-IAMM)
  • 2011: PhD in Agricultural Economic, Scottish Agricultural College and University of Edinburgh
  • 2005: MSc in Ecological Economics, Scottish Agricultural College and University of Edinburgh
  • 2003: BSc in Economics, University of Piraeus



Full list on google scholar 

  • Mouratiadou, I., Latka, C., van der Hilst, F., et al. (2021). Quantifying sustainable intensification of agriculture: The contribution of metrics and modelling. Ecological Indicators 129, 107870. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2021.107870
  • Mouratiadou, I., Stella, T., Gaiser, T., Wicke, B., Nendel, C., Ewert, F., van der Hilst, F. (2020). Sustainable intensification of crop residue exploitation for bioenergy: Opportunities and challenges. GCB Bioenergy 12, 71–89. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcbb.12649
  • Stella, T., Mouratiadou, I., Gaiser, T., Berg-Mohnicke, M., Wallor, E., Ewert, F., Nendel, C. (2019). Estimating the contribution of crop residues to soil organic carbon conservation. Environmental Research Letters 14, 094008. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/ab395c
  • Mouratiadou, I., Bevione, M., Bijl, D.L., Drouet, L., Hejazi, M., Mima, S., Pehl, M., Luderer, G. (2018). Water demand for electricity in deep decarbonisation scenarios: a multi-model assessment. Climatic Change 147, 91–106. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-017-2117-7
  • Mouratiadou, I., Biewald, A., Pehl, M., et al. (2016). The impact of climate change mitigation on water demand for energy and food: An integrated analysis based on the Shared Socioeconomic Pathways. Environmental Science & Policy 64, 48–58. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsci.2016.06.007
  • Mouratiadou, I., Luderer, G., Bauer, N., Kriegler, E. (2016). Emissions and their drivers: sensitivity to economic growth and fossil fuel availability across world regions. Climatic Change 136, 23–37. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-015-1368-4
  • Bauer, N., Mouratiadou, I., Luderer, G., Baumstark, L., Brecha, R.J., Edenhofer, O., Kriegler, E. (2016) Global fossil energy markets and climate change mitigation – an analysis with REMIND. Climatic Change 136, 69–82. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-013-0901-6
  • Kriegler, E., Mouratiadou, I., Luderer, G., Edmonds, J., Edenhofer, O. (2016). Introduction to the RoSE special issue on the impact of economic growth and fossil fuel availability on climate protection. Climatic Change 136, 1–6. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-016-1667-4