Dr. Oliver Schöttker

Consultation hours Dr. Oliver Schöttker

Dr. Oliver Schöttker

on request

Room: LG 10/533k

Teaching
  • Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Advanced Environmental Economics
  • Cost Benefit Analysis in Environmental Evaluation
  • Economics of Land and Biodiversity Conservation Management
  • Umweltökonomie
  • "Economics of Land Change" in the series Land Change Science at the Earth System Science department of the University of Zürich, 3.4.2019
Field of Research

transaction cost economics, ecological-economic modelling in the field of nature conservation activities, agri-environmental schemes, land and biodiversity conservation, governance of nature and biocidversity conservation

Dissertation topic: Make-or-Buy: Should nature conservation agencies buy land and perform conservation activities on their own behalves, or should they pay farmers for voluntarily performing conservation activities?

Publications

Peer-reviewed publications

  • C. Nolte, A. DeVos & O. Schöttker (2019) "Cost‐effectiveness of public policy for the long‐term conservation of private lands: What is the deal?", Conservation Letters, 12(6) e12691 (Link)
  • N. Stognief, P. Walk, O. Schöttker, P.-Y. Oei (2019): "The Economic Resilience of German Lignite Regions in Transition", Sustainability 2019, 11(21), 5991 (Link)
  • O. Schöttker and M. J. Santos (2019): Easement or Public Land? An economic analysis of different ownership modes for nature conservation measures in California, Conservation Letters, 12(6) e12647 (Link)
  • O. Schöttker and F. Wätzold (2018): Landkauf oder Kompensation von Landwirtinnen und Landwirten? Ökonomische Analyse von Naturschutzmaßnahmen zur Erhaltung eines oligotrophen Sees, Natur und Landschaft93 (2018), pp. 494-500. (Link)
  • O. Schöttker and F. Wätzold: Buy or lease land? Cost-effective conservation of an oligotrophic lake in a Natura 2000 area, Biodiversity and Conservation 27 (2018), pp. 1327–1345(Link)
  • O. Schöttker, K. Johst, M. Drechsler, F. Wätzold (2016): Land for biodiversity conservation – to buy or borrow?, Ecological Economics 129 (2016), pp. 94-103.(Link)

Working Paper

  • O. Schöttker and F. Wätzold (2020): Climate change and the cost-effective governance mode for biodiversity conservation (Link)
  • O. Schöttker and F. Wätzold (2017): Cost-eff ectiveness of buying land for conservation versus paying land-users for conservation measures - the case of preserving an oligotrophic lake in a Natura 2000 area in North Germany (Link)

Dissertation

  • Make-or-Buy: Should nature conservation agencies buy land and perform conservation activities on their own behalves, or should they pay farmers for voluntarily performing conservation activities? (Link)
Presentations

Conference and other Presentations

  • Conference: "Climate change and the cost-effective governance mode for biodiversity conservation" at the 22. Bioecon Conference (Jackson, Wyoming, USA, online), 18.09.2021
  • Presentation: "Economic Perspectives on Land Change" in the series Land Change Science at the Earth System Science department of the University of Zürich, 14.04.2021 (online)
  • Conference: “Climate change and the cost-effective governance mode for biodiversity conservation” at the  EAERE conference 2020 (online) in the session " Four perspectives on biodiversity conservation: climate governance, offsets, bioeconomic approach and stated preferences", 29.6.2020
  • Presentation: “Climate change and the cost-effective governance mode for biodiversity conservation” at the "Economics of biodiversity conservation under climate change" workshop, 17.03.2020 in Lübbenau/Cottbus/online
  • Presentation: "Economics of Land Change" in the series Land Change Science at the Earth System Science department of the University of Zürich, 3.4.2019 and 1.4.2020 (online)
  • Conference: "Does Climate Change Influence the Cost-effective Mode of Governance for Biodiversity Conservation Measures?" at the World Conference on Natural Resource Modeling 2018 (WCNRM 2018) in Guangzhou (China)
  • Conference: "Cost-effectiveness of buying vs. borrowing land in a Natura 2000 site in Northern Germany" at the 28th International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB 2017) in Cartagena (Colombia) (Link, Press Release)
  • Conference: "Cost-effectiveness of buying land for conservation versus paying land-users for conservation measures – the case of preserving an oligotrophic lake in a Natura 2000 area in North Germany" at the 12th Conference of the European Society for Ecological Economists, Budapest (Hungary) (Link)
  • Presentation: "Flächenkauf oder Kompensation von Landnutzern für Naturschutzmaßnahmen - Fallstudie Bültsee" (Buying Land or Compensating Landusers for the Provision of Nature Conservation Area - a Case Stuy at the Lake Bülsee) at the Stiftung Naturschutz Schleswig-Holstein, 24.02.2016 (presentation by Frank Wätzold and Oliver Schöttker).
  • Conference: "Land for Biodiversity Conservation - to Buy or Borrow?", 26.06.2015 at the 21st Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists in Helsinki, Finnland.
  • Presentation: "To Make or Buy? - Should conservation areas be bought or should farmers be paid for conservation?", NIÖ-Workshop, November 2011 at the BTU Cottbus.
Curriculum Vitae

since 10/2010
Research assistant at the Chair of Environmental Economics at the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg

09/2020
Dissertation "Make-or-Buy: Should nature conservation agencies buy land and perform conservation activities on their own behalves, or should they pay farmers for voluntarily performing conservation activities?"

10/2014-9/2015 and 3/2018-3/2019
Parental leave

7-9/2010
Cost Analyst in the Proposals Department at Cameron GmbH, Celle, Germany

2003-2010
Studies of Econmics and Computer Science at the Universities of Bielefeld, Bonn and Hannover

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