Aled Jones

  • Director of the Global Sustainability Institute - Anglia Ruskin University

Research interests

Aled is Director of the Global Sustainability Institute. His research focuses on risks and opportunities in finance and governments from global resource trends such as food, energy and water. His work in climate finance has been recognised by the State of California and he has received a key to the city of North Little Rock, USA.  

Areas of research supervision

  • Agent-based modelling for political risks
  • Systems dynamics modelling for economic and financial risk
  • Systemic finance risk for environment-food-water nexus
  • Conflict from resource competition in Kenya
  • India’s identity in climate change negotiations
  • Smart city development in Hungary
  • Transitions in energy systems in Nigeria
  • Assessing fracking in the UK
  • Innovation in the water sector
  • Clean technology sector development