envecon 2012

Keynote Speaker

Paul Johnson, Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies

Presentation

Parallel Session 1a: Climate Change Policy

Carbon Price Floor: using taxes and trading in decarbonising the economy

Chao-Dong Huang, HMRC

Paper

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On the Stochastic Properties of Carbon Futures Prices

Julien Chevalier, University Paris Dauphine

Paper

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Efficient Allocation of Free Allowances in the EU Emissions Trading System: a firm-level analysis

Laure de Preux, London School of Economics

 

Gamma Discounting and the Combination of Forecasts

Ben Groom, School of Oriental and African Studies

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Parallel Session 2: Economic Valuation

The Sensitivity of Willingness to Pay to an Economic Downturn

Paul Metcalfe, London School of Economics

Paper

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Uncertainty and Intergenerational Altruism: a Multi-generational Common Pool Resource Experiment

James Pacey, University of Cambridge

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Economic Assessment of the Recreational Value of Ecosystems in Great Britain

Antara Sen, University of East Anglia

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Hedonic Valuation of Odour Nuisance Using Field Measurements: a case study of an animal waste processing facility in Flanders

Johan Eyckmans, Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel HUB

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Parallel Session 1b: Climate Change Policy

Mapping Food Production Disparities as a Result of Climate Change Policy

Ana Iglesias, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM)

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The Sensitivity of UK Manufacturing Firms to Extreme Weather Events

Mirabelle Muuls, Imperial College London

 

The Swedish Fertilzier Tax and GHG Emissions from Agriculture - Lessons for Practical Climate Policy in Agriculture

Kristina Mohlin, Univresity of Gothenburg

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Parallel Session 3: Ecosystem Management

The Importance of Local Forest Benefits: valuation of non-timber forest products in the Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania

Marije Schaafsma, University of East Anglia

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The Ugandan Farmer and Weather-based INsurance Tools: empirical findings on risk perception

Jennifer Helgeson, London School of Economics

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Evolution or Revolution? Integrating Ecosystem Services into Water Industry Cost-benefit Analysis

Bruce Horton, Environmental Policy Consulting

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Parallel Session 4: Valuing Nature Network Plenary

Chair: Mike Christie, Aberystwyth University

Introduction to Valuing Nature Network (VNN)

Ian Bateman, University of East Anglia

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Overview and update on the eight VNN projects

BRIDGE: Bridging the gap between supply and demand for valuation evidence

Mike Christie, Aberystwyth University

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Capturing differentiated experience of change to ensure pro-poor ecosystem service interventions are fit for purpose

Susana Mourato,  London School of Economics

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Interdisciplinary methods to build a socio-ecological decision-making tool to inform marine governance and policy

Sue Chilton,  Newcastle University

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Valuing the impacts of ecosystem service interactions for policy effectiveness

Alistair McVittie,  Scottish Agricultural College

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Interdisciplinary quantitative ecosystem services team (INQUEST)

Ron Smith, CEH Edinburgh

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Assessing and valuing peatland ecosystem services for sustainable management

Mark Reed, University of Aberdeen

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Scale dependence of stocks and flows in the valuation of ecosystem services

Laurence Jones, CEH Bangor

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Environmental and ecological economics and management

Kerry Turner, University of East Anglia

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Parallel Session 5: Economic Policy for Marine and Fresh Waters

The Acceptance of Economic Valuation Results by Environmental Policymaker - a German case study in the context of the WFD

Alexandra Dehnhardt, TU Berlin

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Applying Environmental Economics to the Marine Environment: current challenges

Ian Dickie, eftec

Paper

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Incentives Generated by a Marine Protected Area for Local Stakeholders

Venetia Hargreaves-Allen, Imperial College Conservation Science

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Parallel Session 6: Economic Appraisal

Mortality Risk Valuation in Environment, Health and Transport Policies

Nils Axel Braathen, OECDs Environment Directorate

Ståle Navrud, Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB)

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A Manual and Web-based Tool to Support the Valuation of Ecosystem Services in Flanders, Belgium

Inge Liekens, VTO Flemish Institute for Technological Research

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Current Practice in Cost-Benefit Analysis of Air Pollution Policies

Mike Holland, EMRC

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