Herman R.J. Vollebergh

PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)

Bezuidenhoutseweg 30

Den Haag , 2594 AV

Netherlands

Tilburg Unversity

Professor of Environmental Economics and Policy

Tilburg

Netherlands

http://www.tilburguniversity.edu/webwijs/show/h.r.j.vollebergh.htm

CESifo Institute

Research Fellow

Munich

Germany

Tilburg Sustainability Centre

P.O. Box 90153

Tilburg, North Brabant 5000 LE

Netherlands

Tilburg University - Center and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

P.O. Box 90153

Tilburg, 5000 LE

Netherlands

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Scholarly Papers (26)

Burn or Bury? A Social Cost Comparison of Final Waste Disposal Methods

FEEM Working Paper No. 46.2003
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jul 2003
Elbert Dijkgraaf and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
Erasmus University Rotterdam, SEOR-ECRi and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Citation 6

Abstract:

Waste Policy, Project Evaluation, Incineration, Landfilling, Climate Change

Burn or Bury? A Social Cost Comparison of Final Waste Disposal Methods

Ecological Economics, Vol. 50, No. 3-4, pp. 233-247
Posted: 09 Jun 2005
Elbert Dijkgraaf and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
Erasmus University Rotterdam, SEOR-ECRi and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)

Abstract:

Waste policy, project evaluation, incineration, landfilling, climate change

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Citation 1

Thinking Through the Climate Change Challenge

CLIMATE CHANGE AND COMMON SENSE: ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF TOM SCHELLING, R. Hahn and A. Ulph, eds., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, Indiana University-Bloomington: School of Public & Environmental Affairs Research Paper Series No. 03-03
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
University of Oxford, Smith School, University of California, Berkeley - Energy and Resources Group, University of Oxford - Balliol College, University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics, University of Manchester Department of Economics, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics, London School of Economics - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and Department of Geography and Environment, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, London School of Economics, Grantham Research Institute, University of Oslo, University of California, Santa Barbara - Department of Economics, University of Hamburg, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, University of Oslo - Department of Economics, Resources for the Future, Milken Institute, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), University of Oxford, University of Maryland, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), University of Manchester - Faculty of Humanities, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven), Athens University of Economics and Business, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and Harvard University
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Environmental Policy, Tom Schelling, Climate Change, Greenhouse Gas Emissions

A Note on Testing for Environmental Kuznets Curves with Panel Data

FEEM Working Paper No. 63.2001
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Oct 2001
Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Elbert Dijkgraaf
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and Erasmus University Rotterdam, SEOR-ECRi
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Citation 7

Abstract:

Environmental Kuznets Curves, panel data, heterogeneity

A Note on Testing for Environmental Kuznets Curves with Panel Data

Environmental and Resource Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 24 Apr 2005
Elbert Dijkgraaf and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
Erasmus University Rotterdam, SEOR-ECRi and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)

Abstract:

Environmental Kuznets Curves, Panel Data, Heterogeneity

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Differential Impact of Environmental Policy Instruments on Technological Change: A Review of the Empirical Literature

TI Discussion Paper No. 07-042/3
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Jun 2007
Herman R.J. Vollebergh
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Environmental policy instruments, technological change, innovation

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Environmental Kuznets Curves for CO2: Heterogeneity versus Homogeneity

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2005-25
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Apr 2005
Herman R.J. Vollebergh, Elbert Dijkgraaf and Bertrand Melenberg
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven), Erasmus University Rotterdam, SEOR-ECRi and Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER)
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Citation 7

Abstract:

Environmental Kuznets curves, (semi) parametric estimation, heterogeneity

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An Economic Analysis of Mixing Wastes

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2005-094/3
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Nov 2005
Rob Aalbers and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
CPB Netherlands Bureau of Economic Policy Analysis and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
Downloads 96 (227,906)

Abstract:

Economics of Waste, Recycling, Environmental Taxes and Subsidies, General Equilibrium Theory

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Tax Competition under Minimum Rates: The Case of European Diesel Excises

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 04-062/3
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Jul 2004
Michiel Evers, Ruud A. De Mooij and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
Tinbergen Institute - Economics, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Diesel excise, Strategic tax setting, Minimum rates, European Union

The Role of Standards in Eco-Innovation: Lessons for Policymakers

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4266
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jun 2013
Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Edwin van der Werf
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and Wageningen UR - Environmental Economics and Natural Resources Group
Downloads 49 (342,246)

Abstract:

standards, technological change, eco-innovation, environmental policy instruments

The Role of Standards in Eco-Innovation: Lessons for Policymakers

FEEM Working Paper No. 74.2013
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Sep 2013
Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Edwin van der Werf
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and Wageningen UR - Environmental Economics and Natural Resources Group
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Abstract:

Standards, Technological Change, Eco-innovation, Environmental Policy Instruments

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Lessons from the Polder: Is Dutch CO2-Taxation Optimal?

FEEM Working Paper No. 06.2004
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Feb 2004
Herman R.J. Vollebergh
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Abstract:

Climate change, Energy taxes, Optimal indirect taxation, Specific and ad

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Green Taxes and Administrative Costs: the Case of Carbon Taxation

NBER Working Paper No. w7298
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Mar 2000
Sjak Smulders and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
Tilburg University - Center and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Citation 2

Abstract:

11.

Competition under Minimum Rates: The Case of European Diesel Excises

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1221
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Michiel Evers, Ruud A. De Mooij and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
Tinbergen Institute - Economics, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Diesel excise, strategic tax setting, minimum rates, European Union

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Identifying Reduced-Form Relations with Panel Data

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 07-072/3
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Herman R.J. Vollebergh, Elbert Dijkgraaf and Bertrand Melenberg
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven), Erasmus University Rotterdam, SEOR-ECRi and Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER)
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Citation 8

Abstract:

Identification, Panel Data, Reduced-Form (Semi-)Parametric Estimation, Emission-Income Relationships

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Technology Adoption Subsidies: An Experiment with Managers

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 07-082/3
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Nov 2007
University of Amsterdam - SEO Economic Research, Tilburg University, CentER, Tilburg University - CentER, Tilburg University - CentER & Department of Economics and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Citation 2

Abstract:

framed field experiment, search model, technology subsidies

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Lessons from 15 Years of Experience with the Dutch Tax Allowance for Energy Investments for Firms

FEEM Working Paper No. 56.2013
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Arjan Ruijs and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
Wageningen UR - Environmental Economics and Natural Resources Group and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
Downloads 38 (333,636)

Abstract:

Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, Investment, Tax, Tax Preference, Policy Evaluation

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Grazing the Commons: Global Carbon Emissions Forever?

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2011-020
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2013
Bertrand Melenberg, Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Elbert Dijkgraaf
Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER), PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and Erasmus University Rotterdam, SEOR-ECRi
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Abstract:

CO2 Emissions, Environmental Kuznets Curve, Panel Data, (Semi) Parametric Estimation

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Inciting Protocols - How International Environmental Agreements Trigger Knowledge Transfers

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 09-060/3
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Aug 2009
Thijs Dekker, Herman R.J. Vollebergh, Frans P. de Vries and Cees Withagen
Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Free University of Amsterdam
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Citation 3

Abstract:

international environmental agreements, inventions, knowledge transfers, patents, acid rain

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Unconventional Gas and the European Union: Prospects and Challenges for Competitiveness

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5035
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Eric Drissen
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Abstract:

shale gas, hydrocarbon resources, energy demand and supply, non-renewable resources, competitiveness impacts, European Union

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Adaptive Policy Mechanisms for Transboundary Air Pollution Regulation: Reasons and Recommendations

FEEM Working Paper No. 32.2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Jun 2012
J. Andrew Kelly and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
AP EnvEcon and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
Downloads 27 (379,585)

Abstract:

transboundary air pollution, emission ceilings, flexibility, adaptive policy, integrated assessment modelling

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Carbon Content of Electricity Futures in Phase II of the EU ETS

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4367
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Sep 2013
Harrison G. Fell, Beat Hintermann and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
Resources for the Future, University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Abstract:

cost pass-through, electricity markets, EU ETS, cointegration, carbon content, renewables

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Unconventional Gas and the European Union: Prospects and Challenges for Competitiveness

FEEM Working Paper No. 109.2014
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jan 2015
Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Eric Drissen
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Abstract:

Shale Gas, Hydrocarbon Resources, Energy Demand and Supply, Non-renewable Resources, Competitiveness Impacts, European Union

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Reducing Rents from Energy Technology Adoption Programs by Exploiting Observable Information

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2011-109
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Oct 2011
Rob Aalbers, Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Henri L. F. de Groot
CPB Netherlands Bureau of Economic Policy Analysis, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Spatial Economics
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Abstract:

rent extraction, tagging, tax expenditure programs, technology

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The Effectiveness of Taxing Carbon Content of Energy Consumption

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6003
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Aug 2016
Suphi Sen and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Abstract:

effective tax rates, energy taxation, energy consumption, carbon-dioxide emissions, IV estimation

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Identification and Estimation of the Environmental Kuznets Curve: Pairwise Differencing to Deal with Nonlinearity and Nonstationarity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5837
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Apr 2016
Suphi Sen, Bertrand Melenberg and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER) and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Abstract:

CO2 Emissions, Unit Roots, Nonlinearity, Nonparametric Estimation

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Reforming the EU Energy Tax Directive: Assessing the Options

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5749
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Mar 2016
Ian Parry and Herman R.J. Vollebergh
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven)
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Abstract:

energy tax directive, climate, tax floor, efficiency

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Carbon Pricing in the EU: Evaluation of Different EU ETS Reform Options

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5633
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Corjan Brink, Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Edwin van der Werf
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and Wageningen UR - Environmental Economics and Natural Resources Group
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Abstract:

climate policy, European Union Emission Trading System, auction reserve price, carbon tax, price floor, banking, computable general equilibrium

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Corruption and Energy Efficiency in OECD Countries: Theory and Evidence

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Vol. 47, pp. 207-231
Posted: 22 Apr 2005
Per G. Fredriksson, Herman R.J. Vollebergh and Elbert Dijkgraaf
University of Louisville - College of Business - Department of Economics, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven) and Erasmus University Rotterdam, SEOR-ECRi

Abstract:

Energy policy, political economy, corruption, collective action