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Strategic environmental assessment for better flood planning in Pakistan

Hameed, Kiran (2017)

In this thesis, a possible protocol has been developed using Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) in Pakistan for better flood management planning. The aim of the study was to streamline the en...

Naturalistische Pflanzungen

Köppler, Marc-Rajan (2017)

Städtische Grünflächen haben in den letzten Dekaden den Ruf bekommen schlecht gepflegt zu sein. Ökonomische Gründe werden oftmals als Ursache dafür angeführt. Neu gestaltete Anlagen versuchen in de...

Interoperability of geo-information in remote sensing-based biodiversity monitoring

Nieland, Simon (2017)

Rapid technological advances coupled with modern analysis methods has increased the quantity of geographical data and has therefore improved monitoring of local, regional and global environmental p...

"The grass is always greener on the other side": Access to environmental assessment documents in Germany in international comparison

Odparlik, Lisa Friederike (2017)

Since the first European Directive on EIA was transposed into German national law in 1990, projects with potentially harmful consequences must undergo an EIA before approval is granted. Since than,...

Infrastructure and inequality

Klenert, David Christian; Mattauch, Linus; Edenhofer, Ottmar; Lessmann, Kai (2016)

We study the impacts of investment in public capital on equity and efficiency. Taking into account stylized facts on wealth accumulation, we model agent heterogeneity through differences in savin...

Distributional effects of public investment when wealth and classes are back

Mattauch, Linus; Edenhofer, Ottmar; Klenert, David Christian; Bénard, Sophie (2016)

In developed economies, wealth inequality is high, while public capital is underprovided. Here, we study the impact of heterogeneity in saving behavior and income sources on the distributional effe...

Environmental taxation, inequality and Engel’s law

Klenert, David Christian; Schwerhoff, Gregor; Edenhofer, Ottmar; Mattauch, Linus (2016)

Empirical evidence shows that low-income households spend a high share of their income on pollution-intensive goods. This fuels the concern that an environmental tax reform could be regressive. We ...

How to make a carbon tax reform progressive

Klenert, David Christian; Mattauch, Linus (2016)

This letter analyzes the distributional effects of a carbon tax reform when households must consume carbon-intensive goods above a subsistence level. The reform is progressive if revenues are recyc...

Rents, taxes, and distribution

Franks, Robert Maximilian (2016)

Economists commonly perceive climate change as a negative environmental externality, and in the political arena, environmental ministries are in charge of finding solutions to the problem of climat...

Making benefit-sharing a success

Soliev, Ilkhom (2016)

In the light of growing global water crises, benefit sharing has been increasingly suggested to transform a potential conflict over transboundary water resources into an opportunity to enhance coop...

Common goods & distribution

Klenert, David Christian (2016)

Tax policy in the 21st century faces three key challenges: mitigating inequality, the possibility of high levels of global warming through the unregulated release of greenhouse gases into the atmos...

Key ecosystem engineers in estuarine vegetation

Heuner, Maike (2016)

One key service of estuarine marsh vegetation is flooding and storm surge protection by virtue of them dissipating the energy of waves and currents. This vegetation-based shoreline protection is mo...

Sommerfrische als Symbol- und Erlebnisraum bürgerlichen Lebensstils

Lippmann, Hans-Christian (2016)

This book shall contribute to the theory and history of touristic use of rural open spaces that are labeled as ‘idyllic’, ‘natural’, ‘rural’ or ‘original’ in the language of tourism. Travelers an...

Derivation of spatiotemporal landslide activity for large areas using long-term multi-sensor satellite time series data

Behling, Robert (2016)

The main principle in landslide hazard and risk assessment is that conditions of past and present landslide activity indicate future landslide occurrence. Hence, the probabilistic assessment of lan...

Steinplatz meets Campus – minimalinvasive landschaftsarchitektonische Umgestaltung

(2016)

Wettbewerbe verdeutlichen die Vielfalt der Ergebnisse und bieten Betroffenen die unentbehrliche Diskussionsgrundlage für räumliche Entscheidungen. Dies trifft auch für den Steinplatz in Berlin zu. ...

Strategies for a future European power system with high shares of renewable energy

Nahmmacher, Paul (2016)

The European electricity system is currently facing a major transformation, with renewable energy (RE) technologies being expected to constitute an important part of the future generation mix. In l...

Zingster reloaded : the future of a prefabricated housing estate in Berlin – an interdisciplinary research project

(2016)

The objective of the project was to transform this large mono-functional housing estate into a sustainable, functionally diverse and socially blended urban district with innovative and sustainably ...

Rent and redistribution

Mattauch, Linus (2015)

Climate policy is more than carbon pricing: successful decarbonization of a national economy creates new rents and affects existing ones, requires public investment, has distributional implications...

The effect of near-term climate policies on the achievability of ambitious long-term climate targets

Bertram, Christoph (2015)

To keep the risks of climate change in check, the international community has agreed on the long-term target of limiting the increase of global mean temperature to no more than 2 °C above pre-indus...

Land based climate change mitigation

Humpenöder, Florian (2015-10-23)

Die weltweite Nahrungsmittelnachfrage wird in den kommenden Jahrzehnten aufgrund einer wachsenden und zugleich wohlhabenderen Weltbevölkerung voraussichtlich steigen. Neben der Landwirtschaft könnt...