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    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

1991 …2019
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Research Output 1991 2019

2019

Discounting in the presence of scarce ecosystem services

Zhu, X., Smulders, S. & de Zeeuw, A., Nov 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 98, 102272.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
ecosystem service
discount rate
cost-benefit analysis
Discounting
Ecosystem services

How important are uncertainty and dynamics for environmental and climate policy? Some analytics

Schubert, K. & Smulders, S., Sep 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 97, p. 1-22

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientificpeer-review

environmental policy
discount rate
carbon budget
economic growth
damage
2018

Brown growth, green growth, and the efficiency of urbanization

Smulders, S. & Quaas, M., Oct 2018, In : Environmental & Resource Economics. 71, 2, p. 529-549

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Does a recession call for less stringent environmental policy? A partial-equilibrium second-best analysis

van den Bijgaart, I. M. & Smulders, S., Aug 2018, In : Environmental & Resource Economics. 70, 4, p. 807-834

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Inleiding

van Soest, D., Gerlagh, R. & Smulders, S., 1 Nov 2018, Klimaatbeleid: Kosten, Kansen en Keuzes. van Soest, D. P., Smulders, J. A. & Gerlagh, R. (eds.). Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staatshuishoudkunde, Vol. Preadviezen 2018. p. 6-7 (Preadviezen van de Koninklijke Vereniging voor Staathuishoudkunde).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Intergenerational altruism with future bias

Gonzalez, F., Lazkano, I. & Smulders, S., Nov 2018, In : Journal of Economic Theory. 178, p. 436-454

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Intergenerational altruism
Government
Old age
Pension system
Conflict of interest

Kan en zal de wereld het klimaat redden door geo-engineering?

Translated title of the contribution: Could the world save the climate through Geo-engeneering - and would it?Smulders, S., 1 Nov 2018, Klimaatbeleid: Kosten, Kansen en Keuzes. van Soest, D. P., Smulders, J. A. & Gerlagh, R. (eds.). Amsterdam: Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staatshuishoudkunde, Vol. Preadviezen 2018. p. 146-152 (Preadviezen van de Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staathuishoudkunde).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Open Access
Climate

Klimaatbeleid: Kosten, Kansen en Keuzes: Preadviezen 2018

Translated title of the contribution: Climate Policies: Costs, Opportunities and Choicesvan Soest, D. (ed.), Smulders, S. (ed.) & Gerlagh, R. (ed.), 1 Nov 2018, Den Haag: Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staatshuishoudkunde. 178 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingProfessional

Lessen voor het Nederlandse klimaatbeleid

Translated title of the contribution: Recommendations for Climate Policy Design in the Netherlandsvan Soest, D., Gerlagh, R. & Smulders, S., 1 Nov 2018, Klimaatbeleid: Kosten, Kansen en Keuzes. van Soest, D. P., Smulders, J. A. & Gerlagh, R. (eds.). Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staatshuishoudkunde, Vol. Preadviezen 2018. p. 166-175 (Preadviezen van de Koninklijke Vereniging voor Staathuishoudkunde).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Taking time for the environment: On timing and the role of delays in environmental and resource economics

Bretschger, L. & Smulders, S., Aug 2018, In : Environmental & Resource Economics. 70, 4, p. 731-736

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientific

Technical change during the energy transition

van der Meijden, G. C. & Smulders, S., Jun 2018, In : Macroeconomic Dynamics. 22, 4, p. 805-836

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Energy sources
Alternative energy
Technical change
Energy
Resources
2017

A paler shade of green: Environmental policy under induced technical change

Di Maria, C. & Smulders, S., Oct 2017, In : European Economic Review. 99, p. 151-169

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Environmental policy
Induced technical change
Emission reduction
Welfare gains
Wisdom

Carbon lock-in: The role of expectations

van der Meijden, G. C. & Smulders, S., 28 Nov 2017, In : International Economic Review. 58, 4, p. 1371-1415 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Carbon
Lock-in
Incentives
Interaction
Anticipation
269 Downloads (Pure)

Climate policy with tied hands optimal resource taxation under implementation lags

di Maria, C., Smulders, S. & van der Werf, E. H., Mar 2017, In : Environmental and Resource Economics. 66, 3, p. 537-551

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File
environmental policy
fossil fuel
incentive
resource
innovation

Revisiting the economics of climate change: The role of geoengineering

Moreno-Cruz, J. B. & Smulders, S., Jun 2017, In : Research in Economics. 71, 2, p. 212-224

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Economics
Geoengineering
Climate change
Environmental management
Temperature
2016

Canon deel 22: Groei & conjunctuur

Translated title of the contribution: Canonpart 22: : Growth and business cyclesde Groot, H. L. F., Raes, L. & Smulders, S., 7 Jan 2016, In : Economisch Statistische Berichten. 101, 4725, p. 20-25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access

Dynamic Resource Management under Weak Property Rights: A Tale of Thieves and Trespassers

Rodriguez Acosta, M. & Smulders, S., Jul 2016, Munich: CESifo, 30 p. (CESifo Working Papers; vol. 6019).

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Open Access
Theft
Property rights
Resource management
Resources
Owners

Malthus Meets Luther: The Economics behind The German Reformation

Çürük, M. & Smulders, S., Jul 2016, Munich: CESifo, 54 p. (CESifo Working Paper; vol. 6010).

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Open Access
2015

Groei & conjunctuur

Translated title of the contribution: Growth and business cyclede Groot, H. L. F., Raes, L. & Smulders, S., 2015, Canon van de Economie. Phlippen, S. & Werner, G. (eds.). Rotterdam: ESB, p. 443-464

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

2014

Carbon Lock-In: The Role of Expectations

van der Meijden, G. C. & Smulders, S. A., 18 Aug 2014, Amsterdam: Tinbergen Institute, 34 p. (Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper; vol. 14-100/VIII).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

Carbon
Energy sources
Alternative energy
Lock-in
Resources

Developing the economics of change

Smulders, S. A., Jun 2014, In : Environment and Development Economics. 19, Special Issue 03, p. 311-314

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issueScientificpeer-review

development economics
United Nations Environment Program
Kyoto Protocol
OECD
World Bank

Fueling growth when oil peaks: Directed technological change and the limits to efficiency

Andre, F. J. & Smulders, S. A., Jul 2014, In : European Economic Review. 69, July 2014, p. 18-39

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Peak oil
Technological change
Energy
Resources
Endogenous growth model

Growth theory and ‘green growth’

Smulders, S. A., Toman, M. & Withagen, C. A. A. M., 2014, In : Oxford Review of Economic Policy. 30, 3, p. 423-446

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

growth theory
income
resource depletion
economic theory
environmental policy

Second-Best National Saving and Growth with Intergenerational Disagreement

Gonzalez, F. M., Lazkano, I. & Smulders, S. A., Mar 2014, Waterloo Ontario: University of Waterloo, 34 p. (Waterloo Economics Series; vol. 14-003).

Research output: Working paperOther research output

National saving
Government
Social preferences
Altruism
Expenses

Sustainability and climate change: From theory to pragmatic policy

Bretschger, L. & Smulders, S. A., Jul 2014, In : European Economic Review. 69, July 2014, p. 1-3

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientificpeer-review

Technological Change During the Energy Transition

van der Meijden, G. C. & Smulders, S. A., 18 Aug 2014, Amsterdam: Tinbergen Institute, p. 34, (Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper; vol. 14-108/VIII).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

Technological change
Energy sources
Alternative energy
Energy
Resources

Uncertain climate policy and the green paradox

Smulders, S. A., Tsur, Y. & Zemel, A., 2014, Dynamic Optimization in Environmental Economics . Moser, E., Semmler, W., Tragler, G. & Veliov, V. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, p. 155-168 (Dynamic Modeling and Econometrics in Economics and Finance; vol. 15).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

policy implementation
environmental policy
greenhouse gas
pollution tax
fossil
2013

An ABC of nonrenewable–renewable resource interactions: Antibiotics, biofuels, carbon decay, expropriation, forestry, …

Lasserre, J. B. & Smulders, S. A., 2013, In : Resource and Energy Economics. 35, 4, p. 558-571

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Biofuels
Resources
Decay
Antibiotics
Carbon

Schaliegas, begin er gewoon niet aan

Rotmans, J., Gerlagh, R., Smulders, S. A., van Soest, D. P., van Witteloostuijn, A., de Zeeuw, A. J. & Zoeteman, B. C. J., 22 Jun 2013, In : Trouw. p. 24-24

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlePopular

2012

Absolute abundance and relative scarcity: Environmental policy with implementation lags

Di Maria, C., Smulders, S. A. & van der Werf, E. H., 2012, In : Ecological Economics. 74, p. 104-119

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

environmental policy
resource
nonrenewable resource
energy use
policy

An arrow in the Achilles’ heel of sustainability and wealth accounting

Smulders, S. A., 2012, In : Environment and Development Economics. 17, 3, p. 368-372

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

sustainability
population pressure
national economy
entrepreneur
disaster

Announcing climate policy: Can a Green Paradox arise without scarcity?

Smulders, S. A., Tsur, Y. & Zemel, A., 2012, In : Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 64, 3, p. 364-376

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

environmental policy
pollution tax
fossil fuel
consumption
household

Brown Growth, Green Growth, and the Efficiency of Urbanization

Quaas, M. & Smulders, S. A., 2012, Munich: CESifo. 28 p. (CESifo Working Paper; no. 4044)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Challenges for sustainable resource use: Uncertainty, trade and climate policies

Bretschger, L. & Smulders, S. A., 2012, In : Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 64, 3, p. 279-287

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

trade policy
resource use
environmental policy
nonrenewable resource
resource depletion

Fueling Growth when Oil Peaks: Directed Technological Change and the Limits to Efficiency

Andre, F. J. & Smulders, S. A., 2012, CESifo. 39 p. (CESifo Working Paper; no. 3977)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Green Growth - Lessons from Growth Theory

Smulders, S. A. & Withagen, C. A. A. M., 2012, Worldbank. 43 p. (Policy Research Working Paper; no. 6230)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Sustainability and substitution of exhaustible natural resources. How structural change affects long-term R&D-investments

Bretschger, L. & Smulders, S. A., 2012, In : Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. 36, 4, p. 536-549

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Natural Resources
Sustainability
Structural Change
Natural resources
Substitution

The Cost of Environmental Policy under Induced Technical Change

Smulders, S. A. & Di Maria, C., 2012, CESifo. 29 p. (CESifo Working Paper; no. 3886)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

2011

Economic growth and the diffusion of clean technologies: Explaining environmental Kuznets curves

Smulders, S. A., Bretschger, L. & Egli, H., 2011, In : Environmental and Resource Economics. 49, 1, p. 79-99

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Environmental technology
Kuznets curve
economic growth
Pollution
pollution

Economische groei: Innoveren en divergeren

Smulders, S. A., 2011, Wat Iedereen Moet Weten van de Menswetenschappen - De Gammacanon. Schnabel, P., Abma, R., Klandermans, B., Meyer, B., Teulings, C., Thomassen, J., Roes, T., Giesen, P. & van Calmthout, M. (eds.). Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, p. 58-61 256 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Making green sources of growth more inclusive

Smulders, S. A., 2011, Promoting Green Growth: Challenges and Policies. De Mello, L. & Dutz, M. (eds.). Paris: OECD, p. 119-145

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Technologies, preferences, and policies for a sustainable use of natural resources

Smulders, S. A. & Bretschger, L., 2011, In : Resource and Energy Economics. 33, 4, p. 881-892

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Natural resources
Innovation
Resource conservation
Resource use
Resource economics
2010
210 Downloads (Pure)

Announcing climate policy: Can a green paradox arise without scarcity?

Smulders, S. A., Tsur, Y. & Zemel, A., 2010, Munich: CESinfo Group Munich. (CESifo Working Paper; no. 3307)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

File

Environmental policy and green technology investments during a recession

Smulders, S. A., 2010, A Global Green New Deal: Rethinking the Economic Recovery. Barbier, E. B. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press/UNEP, p. 233-238

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

210 Downloads (Pure)

Uncertain climate policy and the green paradox

Smulders, S. A., Tsur, Y. & Zemel, A., 2010, Jerusalem: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - The Center for Agricultural Economic Research. 25 p. (Discussion Paper; no. 1.10)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

File
2009
1247 Downloads (Pure)

Bonding and Bridging Social Capital and Economic Growth

Beugelsdijk, S. & Smulders, J. A., 2009, Tilburg: Macroeconomics, 39 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2009-27).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

File
Social capital
Economic growth
Capital growth
Participation
European regions
2008

Climate policy and the optimal extraction of high-and-low carbon fossil fuels

Smulders, J. A. & van der Werf, E. H., 2008, In : The Canadian Journal of Economics. 41, 4, p. 1421-1444

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2007

Geoengineering the climate: Is there a free lunch?

Smulders, S., 2007, In : Defacto Magazine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Introduction

Smulders, J. A., 2007, Sustainable Use of Resources and Economic Dynamics. Bretschger, L. & Smulders, J. A. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer Verlag, p. 227 227 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Kan nieuwe schone technologie het klimaat redden?

Smulders, J. A., 2007, Struisvogels en Dwarskoppen. de Groot, H. & Tang, P. (eds.). The Hague: CPB, p. 163-168

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional