Heleen Bartelings

Heleen Bartelings

Senior scientist at Wageningen Economic Research.

Wageningen Economic Research

Heleen Bartelings is a quantitative economist working at Wageningen Economic Research since 2006. She holds a Ph.D. in environmental economics. She has been working with the fisheries models in several European projects like CAFE, COEXIST, Benthis and CERES and has expert knowledge about optimization and econometric models. She also has been working for over ten years with CGE models. She is one of the main modellers for MAGNET, the CGE model developed by Wageningen Economic Research. The last couple of years she has extended MAGNET with first and second generation biofuels, bio chemicals, fertilizers, fisheries and aquaculture, and renewable energy.


  • General equilibrium modelling
  • waste manegement policies
  • fisheries and aquaculture research


  • Post-doctoral education Economics and econometrics, 2003

    NAKE, postdoctoral research school, Utrecht (The Netherlands)

  • PhD in Environmental Economics, 2003

    Wageningen University, Wageningen (The Netherlands)

  • MSc Agricultural and environmental economics, 1998

    Wageningen University, Wageningen (The Netherlands)