Professor Dr. Phoebe Koundouri holds a PhD (2000), MSc (1996) and MPhil (1995) in Economics from the University of Cambridge (UK). She is Professor in Economic and Econometric Theory and Applications (with special emphasis on Natural Resources, Energy and the Environment) at the School of Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business (Greece). She is also Founder and Scientific Director of the Research Laboratory: ReSEES: Research on Socio-Economic and Environmental Sustainability at the same University. Since 2013 she is also a Visiting Senior Research Fellow at the CCCEP: Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy, London School of Economics (UK). Koundouri is the Founder and Research Director of the non-for-profit ICRE8: International Center for Research on the Environment and the Economy. ICRE8 is the host of the SDSN Greece and Prof. Koundouri is the Co-Chair of SDSN Greece.