Dr. Miguel Ángel Alva González

Country of current residence

Germany

Current position

Research Associate

Current institute employer

Institute for Future Energy Consumer Needs and Behavior (FCN)

Since

2009

Website current institute
Office address

E.ON Energy Research Center - RWTH Aachen

Mathieustr. 6, 52074 Aachen, Germany

Office phone

+49(0)241-80-49839

Office fax

+49(0)241-80-49829

Previous positions

2003-2008 Junior Researcher, ZEF-University of Bonn;

2001-2003 Deputy Director Indicators and Economic Valuation, Mexican National Institute of Ecology (INE);

2000 Assistant Manager of Statistical Information, Grupo Elektra, Mexico

Awards

2003-2007 Mexican National Council for Science and Technology (CONACYT) and German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD);

2000-2001 CONACYT;

1995-1999 Monterrey Institute of Technology (ITESM)

Professional memberships

EAERE, ALEAR

Profession

Economist

Specialisation

environmental and resource economics; energy economics; consumer behaviour; transport/mobility and urban development

Degrees / expertise

PhD in Agricultural Economics, University of Bonn, 2008;

MSc in Environmental and Resource Economics, UCL, 2001;

BA in Economics, ITESM, 1999

Professional experience

Research Associate, FCN-E.ON Energy Research Center, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, Since 2009;

Deputy Director Indicators and Economic Valuation, Environmental Economics Area, INE, México, 2001-2003.

2008

Alva González, M.  2008.  Environmentally Unfriendly Consumption Behaviour: Theoretical and Empirical Evidence from Private Motorists in Mexico City.  Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Health and sanitation
  • Growth, inequality and poverty
Research countries
  • Mexico
Research projects

Doctoral Thesis

Working groups

Environmental and Resource Economics

Professional experience

Research Associate, FCN-E.ON Energy Research Center, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, Since 2009;

Deputy Director Indicators and Economic Valuation, Environmental Economics Area, INE, México, 2001-2003.

Degrees

PhD in Agricultural Economics, University of Bonn, 2008;

MSc in Environmental and Resource Economics, UCL, 2001;

BA in Economics, ITESM, 1999

Doctoral research funded by

CONACYT (Mexico)-DAAD (Germany)

Miguel Ángel Alva González

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department:
ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change