• A new valuation school: Integrating diverse values of nature in resource and land use decisions 

      Jacobs, Sander; Dendoncker, Nicolas; Martín-López, Berta; Barton, David Nicholas; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Boeraeve, Fanny; McGrath, Francesca L.; Vierikko, Kati; Geneletti, Davide; Sevecke, Katharina J.; Pipart, Nathalie; Primmer, Eeva; Mederly, Peter; Schmidt, Stefan; Aragão, Alexandra; Baral, Himlal; Bark, Rosalind H.; Briceno, Tania; Brogna, Delphine; Cabral, Pedro; Vreese, Rik De; Liquete, Camino; Mueller, Hannah; Peh, Kelvin S.-H.; Phelan, Anna; Rincón, Alexander R.; Rogers, Shannon H.; Turkelboom, Francis; Reeth, Wouter Van; Zanten, Boris T. van; Wam, Hilde Karine; Washbourn, Carla-Leanne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      We are increasingly confronted with severe social and economic impacts of environmental degradation all over the world. From a valuation perspective, environmental problems and conflicts originate from trade-offs between ...
    • Assessing the potential of regulating ecosystem services as nature-based solutions in urban areas 

      Baró, Francesc; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik (Chapter, 2017)
      Mounting research assesses the provision of regulating ecosystem services by green infrastructure in urban areas, but the extent to which these services can offer effective nature-based solutions for addressing urban climate ...
    • Biodiversity policy beyond economic growth 

      Otero, Iago; Farrell, Katharine N.; Pueyo, Salvador; Kallis, Giorgos; Kehoe, Laura; Haberl, Helmut; Plutzar, Christoph; Hobson, Peter; Garcia-Marquez, Jaime; Rodríguez-Labajos, Beatriz; Martin, Jean-Louis; Erb, Karl-Heinz; Schindler, Stefan; Nielsen, Jonas; Skorin, Teuta; Settele, Josef; Essl, Franz; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Brotons, Lluis; Rabitsch, Wolfgang; Schneider, Francois; Pe'er, Guy (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Increasing evidence—synthesized in this paper—shows that economic growth contributes to biodiversity loss via greater resource consumption and higher emissions. Nonetheless, a review of international biodiversity and ...
    • Can cultural ecosystem services contribute to satisfying basic human needs? A case study from the Lofoten archipelago, northern Norway 

      Kaltenborn, Bjørn Petter; Linnell, John Durrus; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      There is gradual recognition that cultural ecosystem services are critical building blocks for human well-being. Cultural and provisioning services are often intertwined, difficult to separate, and play salient roles in ...
    • Capturing cultural values though participatory mapping, a contribution to ecosystem valuation : the case of Oslo’s peri-urban forests, Norway 

      Steder, Gavin (Master thesis, 2017)
      Although ecosystem service valuations have become common within the policy and research communities as a support tool for land management decisions, cultural ecosystem services lack the same representation in ecosystem ...
    • Changes in ecosystem services from wetland loss and restoration: An ecosystem assessment of the Danube Delta (1960–2010) 

      Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Tudor, Marian; Dorofthei, Mihai; Covaliov, Silviu; Năstase, Aurel; Onără, Dalia-Florentina; Mierlă, Marian; Marinov, Mihai; Doroșencu, Alexandru-Cătălin; Lupu, Gabriel; Teodorof, Liliana; Tudor, Iuliana-Mihaela; Köhler, Berit; Museth, Jon; Aronsen, Eivind; Johnsen, Stein Ivar; Ibram, Orhan; Marin, Eugenia; Crăciun, Anca; Cioacă, Eugenia (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Deltaic flood plains provide critically important ecosystem services, including food production, fresh water, flood control, nutrient cycling, spiritual values and opportunities for recreation. Despite growing recognition ...
    • Combining basic and maximum income for social and ecological sustainability 

      Cigna, Pietro (Master thesis, 2019)
      The current growth-addicted economic system is neither socially, nor ecologically sustainable. Inequalities are rising worldwide, while the conditions necessary to support seven to ten billion people on planet Earth are ...
    • Ecologizar la Economía o economizar la Ecología: controversias y desafíos en torno a la valoración de los servicios de los ecosistemas 

      Gomez-Baggethun, Erik (Journal article, 2018)
      En esta presentación se aborda el divorcio entre Economía y Ecología, las implicaciones de esta separación para entender la crisis ambiental y para la búsqueda de soluciones a dicha crisis. Se hace un recorrido sintético ...
    • Ecosystem Services and Cultural Values as Building Blocks for ‘The Good life’. A Case Study in the Community of Røst, Lofoten Islands, Norway 

      Kaltenborn, Bjørn Petter; Linnell, John Durrus; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Lindhjem, Henrik; Thomassen, Jørn; Chan, Kai M. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      We examined the contribution of natural capital and social capital through the notion of cultural ecosystem services to shaping human well-being in the fishing community of Røst in the Lofoten Islands in Northern Norway. ...
    • Environmental justice and outdoor recreation opportunities: A spatially explicit assessment in Oslo Metropolitan area, Norway 

      Suárez, Marta; Barton, David Nicholas; Cimburova, Zofie; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Onaindia, Miren (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Urban and peri-urban green Space provides multiple recreation opportunities With important benefits for physical and psychological well-being, but access to these benefits is often unequally distributed. Various methodologies ...
    • Exploring intrinsic, instrumental, and relational values for sustainable management of social-ecological systems 

      Arias-Arévalo, Paola; Martín-López, Berta; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The values (i.e., importance) that people place on ecosystems have been identified as a crucial dimension of sustainable management of social-ecological systems. Recently, the call for integrating plural values of ecosystems ...
    • From concepts to real-world applications Integrated assessment and valuation of ecosystem services. Guidelines and experiences 

      Dunford, Robert; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Jacobs, Sander; Kelemen, Eszter; Martín-López, Berta (Research report, 2017)
      As the ecosystemservice concept has become more widely recognised, so the number of biophysical, socio-cultural and monetary methods available to assess ecosystem services has increased. There is relatively little guidance ...
    • Hidden socio-environmental costs of free trade : the case of shrimp pre-processing industry in Kerala, India 

      Brozova, Eva Antonie (Master thesis, 2018)
      This thesis examines the relation between free trade and socio-environmental costs, which are due to their less visible character and difficulty to be captured excluded from accounting. On the background of emerging trade ...
    • Home garden ecosystem services valuation through a gender lens: A case study in the Catalan Pyrenees 

      Calvet-Mir, Laura; March, Hugo; Corbacho-Monné, Daniel; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Reyes-García, Victoria (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Ecosystem services have become a critical issue in the environmental literature, however knowledge on whether women and men similarly value ecosystem services is still nascent. We aim at advancing the understanding of ...
    • Institutional challenges in putting ecosystem service knowledge in practice 

      Saarikoski, Heli; Primmer, Eeva; Saarela, Sanna-Riikka; Antunes, Paula; Aszalós, Réka; Baró, Francesc; Berry, Pam; Blanko, Gemma Garcia; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Carvalho, Laurence; Dick, Jan; Dunford, Robert; Hanzu, Mihail; Harrison, Paula A.; Izakovicova, Zita; Kertész, Miklós; Kopperoinen, Leena; Köhler, Berit; Langemeyer, Johannes; Lapola, David Montenegro; Liquete, Camino; Luque, Sandra; Mederly, Peter; Niemela, Jari; Palomo, Ignacio; Pastur, Guillermo Martinéz; Peri, Pablo Luis; Preda, Elena; Priess, Jörg A.; Santos, Rui; Schleyer, Christian; Turkelboom, Francis; Vadineanu, Angheluta; Verheyden, Wim; Vikström, Suvi; Young, Juliette (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The promise that ecosystem service assessments will contribute to better decision-making is not yet proven. We analyse how knowledge on ecosystem services is actually used to inform land and water management in 22 case ...
    • Insurance value of green infrastructure in and around cities 

      Green, Tom L.; Kronenberg, Jakub; Andersson, Erik; Elmqvist, Thomas; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      The combination of climate change and urbanization projected to occur until 2050 poses new challenges for land-use planning, not least in terms of reducing urban vulnerability to hazards from projected increases in the ...
    • Integrated assessment and valuation of ecosystem services. Guidelines and experiences 

      Dunford, Robert; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Jacobs, Sander; Kelemen, Eszter; Martín-López, Berta (Research report, 2017)
      As the ecosystem service concept has become more widely recognised, so the number of biophysical, socio-cultural and monetary methods available to assess ecosystem services has increased. There is relatively little guidance ...
    • Is there a future for indigenous and local knowledge? 

      Gomez-Baggethun, Erik (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      By the late twentieth century, many doubted whether Indigenous and Local Knowledge (ILK) would survive the millennium, but a surge in their recognition and new insight on their resilience open new perspectives about their ...
    • Life at a leisurely pace? : environmental impacts of leisure and work time reduction in Norway 

      Christiansen, Amalie Rossland (Master thesis, 2021)
      Consumption is the single largest contributor to global environmental degradation. Because work drives consumption, scholars have proposed work time reduction (WTR) as a policy to reduce environmental pressure, while ...
    • Local Perceptions of Ecosystem Services Across Multiple Ecosystem Types in Spain 

      García-Llorente, Marina; Castro, Antonio J.; Quintas-Soriano, Cristina; Oteros-Rozas, Elisa; Iniesta-Arandia, Irene; González, José A.; García Del Amo, David; Hernández-Arroyo, Marta; Casado-Arzuaga, Izaskun; Palomo, Ignacio; Gomez-Baggethun, Erik; Onaindia, Miren; Montes, Carlos; Martín-López, Berta (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Combining socio-cultural valuations of ecosystem services with ecological and monetary assessments is critical to informing decision making with an integrative and multi-pronged approach. This study examined differences ...