Organization profile

Organisation profile

We have a rich portfolio of research in public and environmental economics. We are interested, for example, in: climate change; corruption; health; international environmental treaties; social disorder; social norms; wage discrimination; waste disposal and recycling.

Members of the group publish in leading economics journals, such as the Journal of Public Economics, the Economic Journal, the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization and the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. Some of our recent working papers and publications are listed in the sections below.

We contribute to numerous externally-funded international research projects, in collaboration with scholars across Europe.

Our professional activities also include: editorial membership, policy reports and consultancy work for major public sector organisations.

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    Projects

    Research Output

    Global competition dynamics of fossil fuels and renewable energy under climate policies and peak oil: A behavioural model

    Zeppini, P. & van den Bergh, J. C. J. M., 1 Jan 2020, In : Energy Policy. 136, 110907.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Measures to enhance the effectiveness of international climate agreements: The case of border carbon adjustments

    Al Khourdajie, A. & Finus, M., 21 Feb 2020, In : European Economic Review. 124, 103405.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Public good agreements under the weakest-link technology

    Caparrós, A. & Finus, M., 11 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Public Economic Theory.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access