Queen’s University of Belfast

Founded in 1845 as Queen’s College Belfast, we became an independent university in 1908. Today, we are ranked 85 in the world for impact (Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023), and are a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, combining excellence in research and education with a student-centred ethos. We are proud to be a member of the Russell Group and are a highly ranked institution across many subject areas. We have a reputation for teaching excellence, informed by world-leading academics working at the forefront of their disciplines. As a global institution, we have a major role to play in making a positive impact in our environment.

Role in the project

QUB leads Work Package 3, boasting expertise in resource economics, conducting cost-benefit and trade-off analyses, as well as employing econometric modeling techniques.