A list of recent publications from academics associated with the BCEEEM research cluster.


Beltran, A., Maddison, D. and Elliott, R. (2019). The impact of flooding on property prices: A repeat-sales approach. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 95, 62-86

Brei, M., Perez-Barahona, A. and Strobl, E. (2019). Protecting species through legislation: the case of sea turtles. American Journal of Agricultural Economics.

Cole, M., and Zhang, L. (2019). The clean-up of Chinese manufacturing: examining the role played by changing techniques of production. Economics Letters. 180, 11-14

Cole, M., Elliott, R., Okubo, T. and Strobl, E. (2019). Natural Disasters and Spatial Heterogeneity in Damages: The Birth, Life and Death of Manufacturing Plants. Journal of Economic Geography. 19(2), 373-409

Gallier, C., Goeschl, T., Kesternich, M., Lohse, J., Reif, C. and Römer, D. (2019). Leveling up? An inter-neighborhood experiment on parochialism and the efficiency of multi-level public goods provision. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 164, 500-517.

Henry, M., Spencer, N. and Strobl, E. (2019). The impact of tropical storms on households: evidence from panel data on consumption. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics.

Okazaki, T., Okubo, T. and Strobl, E. (2019). Creative Destruction of Industries: Yokohama City in the Great Kanto Earthquake, 1923. The Journal of Economic History. 79(1), 1-31

Spencer, N. and Strobl, E. (2019) Crime watch: hurricanes and illegal activities. Southern Economic Journal.

Sun, P., Zhu, T. and Elliott, E. (2019). Electricity prices and industry switching: Evidence from Chinese manufacturing firms. Energy Economics. 78, 567-588 


Beltran, A. Maddison, D. and Elliott, R. (2018). Assessing the economic benefits of flood defenses: A repeat-sales approach. Risk Analysis, 38(11), 2340-2367.

Beltran, A. Maddison, D. and Elliott, R. (2018). Is flood risk capitalised into property values? Ecological Economics. 146, 668-685 

Cole, M., Elliott, R., Occhiali, G. and Strobl, E. (2018). Power outages and firm performance in Sub-Saharan Africa. Journal of Development Economics. 134, 150-159

Del Valle, A., Elliott, R., Strobl, E., and Tong, M. (2018). The Short-Term Economic Impact of Tropical Cyclones: Satellite Evidence from Guangdong Province. Economics of Disasters and Climate Change. 2(3), 225-235.

Galindo, L., Beltran, A. and Caballero, K. (2018). Potential Consequences of a CO2 Aviation Tax in Mexico on the Demand for TourismInternational Journal of Transport Economics, XLV(2): 241-264.

Goeschl, T. and Lohse, J. (2018). Cooperation in Public Good Games. Calculated or Confused? European Economic Review. 107, 185-203

Groom, B. and Maddison, D. (2018). New Estimates of the Elasticity of Marginal Utility for the UK. Environmental and Resource Economics. 72(4), 1155-1182

Heinen, A., Khadan, J. & Eric Strobl, E. (2018). The Price Impact of Extreme Weather in Developing Countries. The Economic Journal. Doi: 10.1111/ecoj.12581

Nguyen-Tien, V., Elliott R. and Strobl, E. (2018). Hydropower generation, flood control and dam cascades: A national assessment for Vietnam. Journal of Hydrology. 560, 109-126 

Nunan, F., Cepić, D., Yongo, E., Salehe, M., Mbilingi, B., Odongkara, K. and Owili, M. (2018). Compliance, corruption and co-management: How corruption fuels illegalities and undermines the legitimacy of fisheries co-management. International Journal of the Commons12(2), 58-79.

Nunan, F. (2018). Navigating multi‐level natural resource governance: an analytical guide. In Natural Resources Forum (Vol. 42, No. 3, pp. 159-171). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

Nunan, F., Cepić, D., Mbilingi, B., Odongkara, K., Yongo, E., Owili, M. and Onyango, P. (2018). Community Cohesion: Social and Economic Ties in the Personal Networks of Fisherfolk. Society & Natural Resources31(3), 306-319.


Bensassi, S., Mohan, P. and Strobl, E. (2017).  A storm in a teacup: Hurricanes and sugar prices in the first half of the 19th century. Weather, Climate and Society, 9, 753-768

Cepić, D. and Nunan, F. (2017). Justifying non-compliance: the morality of illegalities in small scale fisheries of Lake Victoria, East Africa. Marine Policy86, 104-110.

Cole, M., Elliott, R. and Zhang, L. (2017). Foreign Direct Investment and the Environment. Annual Review of Environment and Resources. 42, 465-487

Cole, M., Elliott, R., Okubo, T. and Strobl, E. (2017). Pre-Disaster Planning and Post-Disaster Aid: Examining the Impact of the Great East Japan Earthquake. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. 21, 291-302

Elliott, R. and Lindley, J. K. (2017).Environmental Jobs and Growth in the United States. Ecological Economics. 132, 232-244

Elliott, R., Sun, P. and Zhu, T. (2017).  The Direct and Indirect Effect of Urbanization on Energy Intensity: A Province-level Study for China. Energy. 123, 677-692.

Lohse, J., Goeschl, T. and Diederich, J. H. (2017). Giving is a question of time: response times and contributions to an environmental public good. Environmental and Resource Economics. 67(3), 455-477.

Nunan, F. (2017). Conceptualising climate compatible development. In Making Climate Compatible Development Happen (pp. 1-21). Routledge.

Nunan, F. and Wanjiru, C. (2017). Enabling Climate Compatible Development in the Coastal Region of Kenya. In Making Climate Compatible Development Happen (pp. 201-222). Routledge.

Nunan, F. and Onyango, P. (2017). Inter-sectoral governance in inland fisheries: Lake Victoria. In Song, A.M., Bower, S.D., Onyango, P., Cooke, S.J., Chuenpagdee, R. (Eds.): Inter-sectoral governance of inland fisheries. Too Big To Ignore-WorldFish, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada, 48-57.

Rogers, P., Nunan, F. and Fentie, A. A. (2017). Reimagining invasions: The social and cultural impacts of Prosopis on pastoralists in southern Afar, Ethiopia. Pastoralism, 7(1), 22.

Strobl, E. (2017). The impact of internal migration on labour market outcomes of native males in Thailand. Economic Development and Cultural Change. 66(1), 147-177


Bertinelli, L., Mohan, P. and Strobl, E. (2016). Hurricane damage risk assessment in the Caribbean: An analysis using synthetic hurricane events and nightlight imagery. Ecological Economics, 124, 135-144.

Blanc, E. and Strobl, E. (2016). Assessing the impact of typhoons on rice production in the Philippines. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 55(4), 993-1007.

Blanc, E., Lepine, A. and Strobl, E. (2016). Determinants of crop yield and profit of family farms: Evidence from the Senegal River Valley. Experimental Agriculture, 52(1), 110-136.

Brei, M., Pérez-Barahona, A. and Strobl, E. (2016). Environmental pollution and biodiversity: Light pollution and sea turtles in the Caribbean. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 77, 95-116.

Elliott, R. and Okubo, T. (2016). Ecological modernization in Japan: the role of interest rate subsidies and voluntary pollution control agreementsAsian Economic Papers. 15(3), 66-88 


Blanc, E. and Strobl, E. (2015). Water availability and crop growth at the crop plot level in South Africa modelled from satellite imagery. The Journal of Agricultural Science, 153(2), 306-321.

Elliott, R., Strobl, E. and Sun, P. (2015).The local impact of typhoons on economic activity in China: A view from outer space. Journal of Urban Economics. 88, 50-66

Elliott, R., Sun, P. and Xu, Q. (2015). Energy distribution and economic growth: an empirical test for China. Energy Economics. 48, 24-31

Huxham, M., Emerton, L., Kairo, J., Munyi, F., Abdirizak, H., Muriuki, T and Briers, R. A. (2015). Applying climate compatible development and economic valuation to coastal management: A case study of Kenya's mangrove forests. Journal of Environmental Management, 157, 168-181.

Nunan, F., Hara, M. and Onyango, P. (2015). Institutions and co-management in East African inland and Malawi fisheries: A critical perspective. World Development, 70, 203-214.

Vezirgiannidou, S. E. (2015). The UK and Emerging Countries in the Climate Regime: Whither Leadership? Global Society, 29(3), 447-462.