In this section you will find the main publications carried out by members of ENT. As far as possible, publications in open access journals are prioritized, so that the full content is available. If not, please send an email to asking for more information.

Reformulating taxes for an energy transition
| Ignasi Puig Ventosa| Jaume Freire González| Research

An energy transition toward clean energy sources would reduce environmental impacts. One proposal to trigger this energy transition uses economic instruments, particularly environmental…

Promoting Waste Degrowth and Environmental Justice at a Local Level: The Case of Unit-Pricing Schemes in Spain
| | Ignasi Puig Ventosa| Maria Calaf Forn| Research

This paper investigates the introduction of unit-pricing (UP) schemes in waste management with regard to grassroots initiatives promoting bottom-up participatory processes in local…

Economic instruments for the management of packaging waste in Ecuador
| | Ignasi Puig Ventosa

This paper aims at presenting different possible economic instruments to improve packaging waste management in Ecuador. The paper begins by presenting the current situation of solid waste…

Climate Change Adaptation of Alpine Ski Tourism in Spain
| Aina González Puig| Ignasi Puig Ventosa| Jaume Freire González| Luís Campos Rodrigues

Mountain ecosystems are considered to be vulnerable to climate change, with potential detrimental effects including the reduction of the snow seasons, the gradual retreat of glaciers, and…

A Linear Programming Approach to Water Allocation during a Drought
| Jaume Freire González

The economic impacts of a drought depend critically on how water is allocated to different users. Choices as to water allocation can often reflect, wider economic policy, environmental and…

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