TEDE publications


Shi Z., Song C., Liu B., Lu G., Xu J., Vu, T. V., Elliott R.J.R., Li W., Bloss W.J., and Harrison R.M. (2021). Abrupt but smaller than expected changes in surface air quality attributable to COVID-19 lockdowns. Science Advances, 7(3), eabd6696. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abd6696


Cole, M. A., Elliott, R. J., and Liu, B. (2020). The impact of the Wuhan Covid-19 lockdown on air pollution and health: a machine learning and augmented synthetic control approach. Environmental and Resource Economics76(4), 553-580.

Cole, M. A., Maddison, D. J., and Zhang, L. (2020). Testing the emission reduction claims of CDM projects using the Benford’s Law. Climatic Change160(3), 407-426.

Cole, M. A., Ozgen, C., and Strobl, E. (2020). Air pollution exposure and Covid-19 in Dutch municipalities. Environmental and Resource Economics76(4), 581-610.

Elliott, R. J., Schumacher, I., and Withagen, C. (2020). Suggestions for a Covid-19 post-pandemic research agenda in environmental economics. Environmental and Resource Economics76(4), 1187-1213.

Elliott, R., Sun, P., and Zhu, T. (2020). Shell shocked: The impact of foreign entry on the gasoline retail market in China. Energy Economics86, 104690.

Goeschl, T., Kettner, S. E., Lohse, J., and Schwieren, C. (2020). How much can we learn about voluntary climate action from behavior in public goods games?. Ecological Economics171, 106591.

Jones, B., Elliott, R. J., and Nguyen-Tien, V. (2020). The EV revolution: The road ahead for critical raw materials demand. Applied energy280, 115072.

Wu, W., Lin, B., Xie, C., Elliott, R. J., and Radcliffe, J. (2020). Does energy storage provide a profitable second life for electric vehicle batteries?. Energy Economics92, 105010.


Elliott, R. J., Liu, Y., Strobl, E., and Tong, M. (2019). Estimating the direct and indirect impact of typhoons on plant performance: Evidence from Chinese manufacturers, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 102252.

Maddison, D., and Rehdanz, K. (2019). Total factor productivity growth in English agriculture: 1690–1914. Oxford Economic Papers71(3), 666-686.

Groom, B., and Maddison, D. (2019). New estimates of the elasticity of marginal utility for the UK. Environmental and Resource Economics72(4), 1155-1182.

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. https://doi.org/10.1093/ajae/aaz025

Chakraborty, P. and Henry, M. (2019). Chinese competition and product variety of Indian firms. Journal of Comparative Economics. 47(2), 367-395

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. & 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

Elliott, R., Jabbour, L. and Vanino, E. (2019). Innovation and the creative destruction of trade: a study of the intensive and extensive margins of trade for French firms. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics. https://doi.org/10.1111/obes.12324

Fouskas, P. and Robinson, C. (2019). Should I Stay or Should I Go? Firm Heterogeneity in the Post‐crisis PeriodThe Manchester School87(3), 367-402.

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. https://doi.org/10.1111/obes.12328

Merkel, A. L. and Lohse, J. (2019). Is fairness intuitive? An experiment accounting for subjective utility differences under time pressure. Experimental Economics. 22(1), 24-50.

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. https://doi.org/10.1002/soej.12376

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

de Graaff, T., Arribas-Bel, D. and Ozgen, C. (2018). Demographic Aging and Employment Dynamics in German Regions: Modeling Regional Heterogeneity. In Modelling Aging and Migration Effects on Spatial Labor Markets (pp. 211-231). Springer, Cham.

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.

Elliott, R., Horsewood, N. and Zhang, L. (2018). Importing exporters and exporting importers: A study of the decision of Chinese firms to engage in international trade. Review of International Economics. 27(1), 240-266

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., Kettner, S., Lohse, J. and Schwieren, C. (2018). From Social Information to Social Norms: Evidence from Two Experiments on Donation BehaviourGames, 9(4), 91-116.

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. and Strobl, E. (2018). The Price Impact of Extreme Weather in Developing Countries. The Economic Journal. Doi: 10.1111/ecoj.12581

Merkel, A. and Lohse, J. (2018). Is fairness intuitive? An experiment accounting for the role of subjective utility differences under time pressure. Experimental Economics. 22 (1), 24-50

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  


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

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.

Ozgen, C., Nijkamp, P. and Poot, J. (2017). The elusive effects of workplace diversity on innovation. Papers in Regional Science. 96, S29-S49.

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 Economics124, 135-144.

Blanc, E. and Strobl, E. (2016). Assessing the impact of typhoons on rice production in the Philippines. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology55(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 Agriculture52(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 Management77, 95-116.

Chung, W. (2016). Imported inputs and invoicing currency choice: Theory and evidence from UK transaction data. Journal of International Economics99, 237-250.

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 

Elliott, R, Jabbour, L. and Zhang, L. (2016). Firm productivity and importing: Evidence from Chinese manufacturing firms. Canadian Journal of Economics. 49(3), 1086-1124

D’Isanto, F., Fouskas, P. and Verde, M. (2016). Determinants of well-being among legal and illegal immigrants: Evidence from South Italy. Social Indicators Research. 126(3), 1109-1141.

Lohse, J. (2016). Smart or selfish - When smart guys finish nice. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics. 64, 28-40

Lohse, J., Goeschl, T. and Diederich, J. H. (2016). Giving is a question of time: response times and contributions to an environmental public good. Environmental and Resource Economics. 67(3), 455-477.


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 Science153(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

Elliott, R. and Zhou, Y. (2015). Co-location and spatial wage spillovers in China: The role of foreign ownership and trade. World Development. 66, 629-644

Görg, H. and Strobl, E. (2015). Does corporate taxation deter multinationals? Evidence from a historic event in Ireland. The World Economy, 38(5), 788-804.