OECD Environment Working Papers

Climate-resilient infrastructure
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1997-0900 (online)
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10.1787/19970900
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This series is designed to make available to a wider readership selected studies on environmental issues prepared for use within the OECD. Authorship is usually collective, but principal authors are named. The papers are generally available only in their original language English or French with a summary in the other if available.
 
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  N° 121   25 Apr 2017
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Climate-resilient infrastructure
Lola Vallejo, Michael Mullan
Climate change will affect all types of infrastructure, including energy, transport and water. Rising temperatures, increased flood risk and other potential hazards will threaten the reliable and efficient operation of these networks, with...
  N° 120   07 Apr 2017
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Climate Change Adaptation and Financial Protection
Gisela Campillo, Michael Mullan, Lola Vallejo
Developing countries are disproportionately affected by the rising trend of losses from climate-related extreme events. These losses are projected to continue to increase in future, driven by climate change and the accumulation of people and assets...
  N° 119   13 Mar 2017
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Possibilities and challenges in transfer and generalisation of monetary estimates for environmental and health benefits of regulating chemicals
Ståle Navrud
This paper reviews and discusses existing methodologies for transferring and extrapolating the economic value of health and environmental impacts across chemicals, and identifies challenges with such value transfer and when it can be suitable. The...
  N° 118   14 Mar 2017
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Retrospective evaluation of chemical regulations
Susan E. Dudley
OECD countries rely on regulatory tools to manage potential risks from exposure to targeted chemicals. Ex-ante regulatory impact assessment has a long tradition in many OECD countries, with established analytical steps and oversight as well as...
  N° 117   14 Mar 2017
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Chemical risk assessment and translation to socio-economic assessments
Weihsueh A. Chiu
The purpose of this working paper is to review existing chemical risk assessment methods in the context of supporting socio-economic cost-benefit analysis, focusing on more “typical” risk assessments that may not have strong epidemiologic data and/or...
  N° 116   02 Mar 2017
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Measuring the economic value of the effects of chemicals on ecological systems and human health
Anna Alberini
This paper reviews and discusses the existing methods for placing a value on the effects of chemicals on human health and the environment. It surveys both methods and non-market methods, discussing their advantage and limitations. For example, when...
  N° 115   18 Feb 2017
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Managing multi-purpose water infrastructure
Meleesa Naughton, Nicole DeSantis, Alexandre Martoussevitch
In this paper, the term multi-purpose water infrastructure (MPWI) encompasses all man-made water systems, including dams, dykes, reservoirs and associated irrigation canals and water supply networks, which may be used for more than one purpose (for...
  N° 114   24 Jan 2017
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The Potential Benefits of Transboundary Co-operation in Georgia and Azerbaijan
Pierre Strosser, Gloria De Paoli, Tatiana Efimova
This study was one of the first attempts to evaluate and quantify the benefits of transboundary co-operation between Georgia and Azerbaijan. A specific framework for inventorying these benefits, taking into account all the different dimensions of...
  N° 113   20 Dec 2016
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The Rebound Effect in Road Transport
Alexandros Dimitropoulos, Walid Oueslati, Christina Sintek
The rebound effect is the phenomenon underlying the disproportionality between energy efficiency improvements and observed energy savings. This paper presents a meta-analysis of 76 primary studies and 1138 estimates of the direct rebound effect in...
  N° 112   20 Dec 2016
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Causes and Consequences of Open Space in U.S. Urban Areas
JunJie Wu, Walid Oueslati, Jialing Yu
The provision of open space is at the heart of a complex arbitration of local public finance and urban quality of life. The amount of open space varies substantially across urban areas. This variation raises some natural questions: What determines...
  N° 111   15 Dec 2016
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The Determinants of Entry in The Electricity Generation Sector in OECD Countries
David Benatia, Tomasz Koźluk
Ease of entry is crucial to well-functioning electricity markets. This paper investigates the patterns of entry in the generation segment of the electricity industry of OECD countries and seeks to provide an understanding of their key determinants....
  N° 110   25 Aug 2016
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Environmental Zoning and Urban Development
Julien Salanié, Thomas Coisnon
This study provides an empirical analysis of the effects of environmental zoning on urban development. It focuses on the case of Natural Regional Parks (NRPs) in France. Of the environmental zoning instruments used in France, NRPs extend over the...
  N° 109   09 Aug 2016
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Implications of water scarcity for economic growth
Thomas W. Hertel, Jing Liu
Global freshwater demand is projected to increase substantially in the coming decades, making water one of the most fiercely contested resources on the planet. Water is linked to many economic activities, and there are complex channels through which...
  N° 108   07 June 2016
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Approaches and issues in valuing the costs of inaction of air pollution on human health
Anna Alberini, Andrea Bigano, Jessica Post, Elisa Lanzi
This paper presents a review of existing approaches to estimate the costs of inaction, as well as the benefits of policy action, for air pollution. It focuses primarily on health impacts from air pollution. The paper presents the “impact pathway...
  N° 107   03 May 2016
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Key Ingredients, Challenges and Lessons from Biodiversity Mainstreaming in South Africa
Jeff Manuel, Kristal Maze, Mandy Driver, Anthea Stephens, Emily Botts, Azisa Parker, Mahlodi Tau, John Dini, Stephen Holness, Jeanne Nel
This paper provides an in-depth review of experiences and insights from mainstreaming biodiversity and development in South Africa. More specifically, it describes how biodiversity considerations have been mainstreamed in five key sectors/areas,...
  N° 106   25 Apr 2016
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Multiplication of Environmental Labelling and Information Schemes (ELIS)
Andrew Prag, Thomas Lyon, Aimée Russillo
This report explores potential effects of the recent rapid growth in Environmental Labelling Information Schemes (ELIS) around the world, with a focus on the implications of ELIS multiplication for environmental effectiveness and international trade....
  N° 105   23 Apr 2016
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A Review of Public Policies relating to the Use of Environmental Labelling and Information Schemes (ELIS)
Mikaël Klintman
This report provides a brief review of how national government policies and guidelines apply to or regulate the use of environmental labelling and information schemes (ELIS) in selected OECD countries. The report reviews definitions relevant to...
  N° 104   14 Apr 2016
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Environmental Policy Design, Innovation And Efficiency Gains In Electricity Generation
Nick Johnstone, Shunsuke Managi, Miguel Cárdenas Rodríguez, Ivan Haščič, Hidemichi Fujii, Martin Souchier
This paper explores the relationship between environmental regulation, innovation, and competitiveness, drawing upon a unique dataset on environmental regulations directed at combustion plants, a global dataset of power plants, and a global dataset...
  N° 103   12 Apr 2016
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Firm Surveys relating Environmental Policies, Environmental Performance and Innovation
Massimiliano Mazzanti, Davide Antonioli, Claudia Ghisetti, Francesco Nicolli
This report provides a review of recent firm-level and plant-level surveys containing questions on environmental policies, innovation practices or performance which are relevant for environmental policy analysis and assessment. We specifically focus...
  N° 102   12 Apr 2016
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Long-Term Productivity Growth and the Environment
Alex Bowen
The natural environment provides crucial inputs and services for economic development, but its role for productivity growth is insufficiently explored. Environmental scarcities can pose a drag on productivity growth and a risk for its sustainability....
  N° 101   09 Mar 2016
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Cost benefit analysis and the environment
Anil Markandya
There are now a large number of valuation studies on the benefits of biodiversity and on ecosystem services, the services provided by different ecosystems (ESS). Both ideas have been used to elicit values from nature but in recent years the research...
  N° 100   01 Mar 2016
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Exploring the relationship between environmentally related taxes and inequality in income sources
Walid Oueslati, Vera Zipperer, Damien Rousselière, Alexandros Dimitropoulos
This paper presents the first empirical analysis of the macroeconomic relationship between environmentally related taxes and inequality in income sources. The analysis also investigates whether this relationship differs between countries which have...
  N° 99   28 Jan 2016
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Social Costs of Morbidity Impacts of Air Pollution
Alistair Hunt, Julia Ferguson, Fintan Hurley, Alison Searl
Outdoor air pollution is a major determinant of health worldwide. The greatest public health effects are from increased mortality in adults. However, both PM and O3 also cause a wide range of other, less serious, health outcomes; and there are...
  N° 98   18 Dec 2015
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Sector-level approach to estimating mobilised private climate finance
Raphaël Jachnik, Victor Raynaud
In order to help address climate finance-related information needs under the UNFCCC, this paper explores the extent to which currently-available secondary data make it possible to estimate private finance mobilised by developed countries for climate...
  N° 97   03 Dec 2015
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Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Environment
Giles Atkinson, Susana Mourato
While the basic principles of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) are long-standing, the challenges entailed in applying these principles are constantly evolving. This paper reviews recent developments in environmental CBA since the publication of an OECD...
  N° 96   03 Dec 2015
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Air Pollution and Urban Structure Linkages
Miguel Cárdenas Rodríguez, Laura Dupont-Courtade, Walid Oueslati
This paper investigates the relationship between local air pollution and urban structure with an emphasis on urban fragmentation. Using a unique dataset of 249 Large Urban Zones (LUZ) across Europe, a Bayesian Model Averaging selection method is...
  N° 95   03 Dec 2015
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Exploring the Effect of Urban Structure on Individual Well-Being
Zachary S. Brown, Walid Oueslati, Jérôme Silva
Building on the OECD’s Better Life Initiative and new work using geospatial analysis, this paper investigates how reported life satisfaction relates to some of the urban structure indicators. To this end, it merges OECD household survey data with...
  N° 94   03 Dec 2015
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Developing an Inventory and Typology of Land-Use Planning Systems and Policy Instruments in OECD Countries
Elisabete A. Silva, Ransford A. Acheampong
This report provides an overview of spatial and land-use planning systems in OECD countries1 focusing on: (i) the governance systems across countries, (ii) the institutional and legal frameworks for spatial planning, and (iii) the various policy...
  N° 93   19 Nov 2015
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The Economic Feedbacks of Loss of Biodiversity and Ecosystems Services
Anil Markandya
The topic of biodiversity loss has been the subject of a vast and growing scientific and economic literature. Species are estimated to be going extinct at rates 100 to 1000 times faster than in geological times. Globally, terrestrial biodiversity is...
  N° 92   23 Sep 2015
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Monetary Carbon Values in Policy Appraisal
Stephen Smith, Nils Axel Braathen
Cost-benefit analyses and other quantitative appraisals are used in many countries to support decision-making in different areas of public policy, including many investment projects in sectors such as transport and energy. These decisions can have...
  N° 91   08 Sep 2015
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Critical Minerals Today and in 2030
Renaud Coulomb, Simon Dietz, Maria Godunova, Thomas Bligaard Nielsen
Raw materials are essential for the global economy and future development depends on their continued supply. Like fossil fuels, minerals are non-renewable. In general, their deposits in the Earth’s crust are also geographically clustered, making...
  N° 90   31 July 2015
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Biodiversity Policy Response Indicators
Christina Van Winkle, Katia Karousakis, Rosalind Bark, Martijn van der Heide
This paper reviews a number of OECD data sources to examine their potential for establishing indicators which can contribute to monitoring progress towards two of the 2011-2020 Aichi Biodiversity Targets under the Convention on Biological Diversity...
  N° 89   26 June 2015
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Measuring environmental innovation using patent data
Ivan Haščič, Mauro Migotto
This paper refines indicators to measure innovation in environment-related technologies, drawing on recent methodological advances that allow a more accurate assessment of environment-related innovation in a broader range of countries and covering a...
  N° 88   12 May 2015
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Competitiveness Impacts of the German Electricity Tax
Florens Flues, Benjamin Johannes Lutz
Proposals to increase environmentally related taxes are often challenged on competitiveness grounds. The concern is that value creation in certain sectors might decline domestically if a country introduces environmentally related taxes unilaterally....
  N° 87   27 Mar 2015
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5js37p21grzq-en.pdf
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Impacts of Carbon Prices on Indicators of Competitiveness
Johanna Arlinghaus
Concerns around potential losses of competitiveness as a result of unilateral action on carbon pricing are often central for policy makers contemplating the introduction of such instruments. This paper is a review of literature on ex post empirical...
  N° 86   27 Mar 2015
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Modelling of distributional impacts of energy subsidy reforms
Olivier Durand-Lasserve, Lorenza Campagnolo, Jean Chateau, Rob Dellink
This report develops an analytical framework that assesses the macroeconomic, environmental and distributional consequences of energy subsidy reforms. The framework is applied to the case of Indonesia to study the consequences in this country of a...
  N° 85   16 Mar 2015
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Tender instruments
Zachary Brown, Bastien Alvarez, Nick Johnstone
A striking variety of policy instruments are used in Victoria, Australia to achieve conservation objectives. These include highly active voluntary programmes, a variety of conservation grants, and a reverse auction for the provision of ecosystem...
  N° 84   16 Mar 2015
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5js4k112t738-en.pdf
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Sustainable consumption dilemmas
Kees Vringer, Herman R. J. Vollebergh, Daan van Soest, Eline van der Heijden, Frank Dietz
Consumers only occasionally choose to buy sustainable products. At the same time these consumers say in surveys that sustainability is important to them, and that the government should promote sustainable consumption. Most likely, a social dilemma is...
  N° 83   19 Feb 2015
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Estimating Mobilised Private Climate Finance
Raphaël Jachnik, Randy Caruso, Aman Srivastava
Quantifying the effect of public interventions aimed at mobilising private finance for climate activities is technically complex and challenging. As a step towards addressing this complexity, the report presents a framework of key decision points for...
  N° 82   10 Feb 2015
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Invention and International Diffusion of Water Conservation and Availability Technologies
Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Ivan Haščič, Nick Johnstone
This paper identifies over 50 000 patents filed worldwide in various water-related adaptation technologies between 1990 and 2010, distinguishing between those related to water availability (supply) and water conservation (demand) technologies. The...
  N° 81   10 Feb 2015
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The Benefits of International Co-authorship in Scientific Papers
Julie Poirier, Nick Johnstone, Ivan Haščič, Jérôme Silva
This paper presents an analysis of the effect of international co-authorship of scientific publications on patenting in wind energy technologies. It is found that the number of scientific publications co-authored by researchers in OECD countries has...
  N° 80   03 Feb 2015
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/public-interventions-and-private-climate-finance-flows-empirical-evidence-from-renewable-energy-financing_5js6b1r9lfd4-en
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Public Interventions and Private Climate Finance Flows: Empirical Evidence from Renewable Energy Financing
Ivan Haščič, Miguel Cárdenas Rodríguez, Raphaël Jachnik, Jérôme Silva, Nick Johnstone
This study uses a unique dataset of investment flows to analyse the role of two categories of public interventions (finance and policies) in mobilising flows of private climate finance worldwide and in the more specific context of flows to and in...
  N° 79   12 Dec 2014
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Greening Household Behaviour
Ysé Serret, Zachary Brown
The second round of the OECD Survey on Environmental Policy for Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC) was implemented in 2011. A publication providing an overview of the survey data from over 12 000 households in eleven countries (Australia, Canada,...
  N° 78   16 Dec 2014
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Greening Household Behaviour and Energy
Bengt Kriström, Chandra Kiran
This report focuses on demand for renewable energy and energy efficiency. It presents the results of follow-up of econometric analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC). The report complements the...
  N° 77   11 Dec 2014
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Greening Household Behaviour and Transport
Ilka Ehreke, Boris Jaeggi, Kay W. Axhausen
This report focuses on personal transport choices. It presents the results of follow-up analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC) survey where econometric techniques are applied. The report...
  N° 76   10 Dec 2014
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Greening Household Behaviour and Waste
Ruslana Rachel Palatnik, Sharon Brody, Ofira Ayalon, Mordechai Shechter
This report focusses on the determinants of household waste generation, the separation of recyclables and waste prevention behaviours. It presents the econometric results of follow-up analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and...
  N° 75   10 Dec 2014
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Greening Household Behaviour and Food
Katrin Millock
This report focuses on households’ behaviour in relation to food consumption. It presents the results of follow-up econometric analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC). This report complements...
  N° 74   02 Dec 2014
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Monitoring and Evaluation of Climate Change Adaptation
Ayesha Dinshaw, Susannah Fisher, Heather McGray, Neha Rai, Johan Schaar
This paper explores methodological approaches that can be used to monitor and evaluate climate change adaptation initiatives at the projects and programme levels. It examines approaches that have been used in other areas of development practice to...
  N° 73   10 Dec 2014
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Greening Household Behaviour and Water
Céline Nauges
This report focuses on households’ behaviour in relation to water use. It presents the results of follow-up analysis of the 2011 OECD Survey on Environmental Policy and Individual Behaviour Change (EPIC) where econometric techniques are applied. This...
  N° 72   06 Nov 2014
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Public Financial Institutions and the Low-carbon Transition
Ian Cochran, Romain Hubert, Virginie Marchal, Robert Youngman
Public financial institutions (PFIs) are well-positioned to act as a key leverage point for governments’ efforts to mobilise private investment in low-carbon projects and infrastructure. The study identifies the tools, instruments and approaches used...
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