The European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) is proud to award the European Lifetime Achievement Award in Environmental Economics to Prof. Michel Moreaux in recognition of his lifelong contribution to the development of environmental and resource economics – in particular the theory of natural resources and its application to a wide range of environmental and energy problems -, and for having provided many fundamental and crucial contributions to economic theory, methodology, and capacity building.

Prof. Michel Moreaux is an outstanding economist. He published more than one hundred papers in many different journals, including top generalist outlets and top field journals. He made outstanding contributions in the fields of environmental and resource economics, industrial organization, agricultural economics, climate and energy economics. He is also recognized for creating and managing important research teams.