For more recent research papers and ongoing projects, see Publications and projects

Other research and consultancy publications 1998-2005 (a selection)

2005 International experiences with environmental accounting. Report to Chinese SEPA.

2005 Developing guidelines for economic evaluation in EIA in China, NORAD. ECON report 42/05

2004 Hu Tao, Tian Chenxiu, Li Liping and Ren Yong (PRCEE), Haakon Vennemo, Henrik Lindhjem (ECON), Hans Martin Seip and Kristin Aunan (CICERO/University of Oslo), and Fang Jinghua (Taiyuan University of Technology): Climate policy Implications of co-benefits. Draft report, February 2004. Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2004 Evaluation of green taxes in Norway, Policy analysis for the Ministry of Environment, ECON report 123/04 (In Norwegian).

2004 Climate Policies and industry competition. Policy analysis for the Ministry of Environment (in cooperation with CICERO). CICERO Report 08/2004 (In Norwegian)

2003 Lindhjem, H., A. Hurd and J. Ruitenbeek. Sustainable Financing of Marine Protected Areas in Zanzibar. Technical background study to Ruitenbeek, J., I. Hewawasam and M. Ngoile (eds) (2005) Blueprint 2050: Sustaining the Marine Environment in Mainland Tanzania and Zanzibar. The World Bank.

2003 Hurd, A., H. Lindhjem and J. Ruitenbeek. Sustainable Financing of Marine Protected Areas in Tanzania. Technical background study to Ruitenbeek, J., I. Hewawasam and M. Ngoile (eds) (2005) Blueprint 2050: Sustaining the Marine Environment in Mainland Tanzania and Zanzibar. The World Bank.

2003 Evaluation of the Norwegian Development Policy Administration. Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. ECON Report 19/03

2003 Environmental and Social Assessment Scoping Report for the proposed minihydro station and distribution networks in Bushenyi/Rukungiri/Kanungu in Uganda. Norad. ECON Report 105/03

2002 Environmental Impact Assessment of the Nyagak mini-hydro station in Arua, Nort Western Uganda. NORAD. ECON Report. In cooperation with Environmental Management Associates.

2002 Lindhjem, H. and M. Davis. Rural electrification in Uganda. Investors wanted! Article in ECON Nytt Dec 2002, page 4.

2002 Environmental Impact Assessment of the Olewa mini-hydro station in North Western Uganda. NORAD. ECON report. In cooperation with Environmental Management Associates.

2002 Environmental Impact Assessment of the Bondo-Nebbi electricity transmission line in North Western Uganda.NORAD. ECON Report. In cooperation with Environmental Management Associates.

2002 A comparison of life cycle analysis and cost benefit analysis. With the research institute Ostfoldforskning. Research paper for the Norwegian Research Council programme Sustainable production and consumption. ECON Memo 7/02 (In Norwegian)

2001 Environmental impacts of transport service trade liberalisation under GATS. Strategic Environmental Assessment for the Ministry of Trade and Commerce. ECON Memo 92/01. (In Norwegian)

2001 Risk & Discount Rate for Environmental Investments. Research report for the Norwegian Ministry of Environment. ECON Report 8/01. (In Norwegian)

2001 Natural Disaster Prevention in Norway. Policy analysis for The Norwegian Government Body for Agricultural Management. ECON report 95/01. (In Norwegian)

2001 Green energy taxation. Research report for the Norwegian Petroleum Institute. ECON Report 69/01 (In Norwegian)

2001 Risk and Discount Rates in Public Transport Projects. Policy Analysis for The Norwegian Department of Transport and Communications. ECON Report 93/01. (In Norwegian)

2001 UN Biodiversity Convention and Norwegian Aid. Policy analysis for the Auditor General (Riksrevisjonen) in Norway. ECON Memo (In Norwegian)

2001 Sustainable Development in the Electric Utility Industry. Policy analysis for the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). ECON Report 61/01. Core content of the report Sustainability in the electricity utility sector, published by the WBCSD 19. April 2002.

2000 Issues and Options in Technology Transfer. Policy analysis for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. ECON Report 53/00.

2000 Status and Options for Baseline Calculations. Policy analysis for the Norwegian Ministry of Environment. ECON Report 17/00.

2000 Municipality waste collection costs. Analysis project for the company REKOM. ECON Report 38/00. (In Norwegian)

1999 Guangzhou Air Quality Management Plan, China. Funded by NORAD. ECON report 9/00.

1999 Economic growth and transport growth in the Netherlands. Policy Analysis for Norwegian Ministry of Environment. ECON Memo 78/99.

1999 Conservation and Livelihoods in the Wakatobi Marine National Park. Is there a role for Ecotourism? Unpublished Master Thesis for M.Phil. Degree at the University of Cambridge. Front page, contents, main report.

1998 Willingness to pay for improved water quality in lake Steinsfjorden. A contingent valuation study. Unpublished Master Thesis in Economics, University of Oslo (In Norwegian). Questionnaire (Norwegian)

Working papers

2005 Review of environmental unit prices for air and water pollution — with applications to China, Manuscript December 2004 (work in progress)

2001 Environmental costs, systematic risk and energy investment priorities, ECON Working Paper (co-authored with E. Bowitz). RAMBU. Research Project

Conference presentations (a selection – for recent ones, see CV)

2003 Natural disaster management, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change. Presentation to the conference V&A to climate change, Johannesburg, South Africa, May 2003

2002 International experience in economic valuation of environmental impacts. Presentation at the EIA Workshop, School of Environmental Sciences, Renmin University, Beijing, Nov.2002.

2001 Strategic Environmental Assessment in World Bank Operations, World Bank, Washington DC, March 2001 (with Olav Kjorven)

2001 Strategic Environmental Assessment in developing countries, IAIA Annual Conference, Cartagena, Columbia, June 2001. Poster presentation