Thomas Bernauer

ETH Zurich

Center for Comparative and International Studies

Building IFW, office 45.1, Haldeneggsteig 4

Zurich 8092, 8092

Switzerland

http://www.ib.ethz.ch

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Scholarly Papers (43)

1.

Explaining Green Innovation: Ten Years after Porter's Win-Win Proposition: How to Study the Effects of Regulation on Corporate Environmental Innovation?

Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Vol. 39, pp. 323-341, 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2014
ETH Zurich, ETH Zürich, ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
Downloads 578 (27,104)
Citation 5

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The World Trade Organization’s Dispute Settlement Mechanism – Analysis and Problems

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF THE WTO, Amrita Narlikar, Martin Daunton, and Robert M. Stern, eds., Forthcoming , Center for Comparative and International Studies Working Paper No. 63
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2010
Thomas Bernauer, Manfred Elsig and Joost Pauwelyn
ETH Zurich, University of Bern and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID)
Downloads 378 (49,085)

Abstract:

WTO, Trade

3.

Trade Conflict Over Genetically Modified Organisms

HANDBOOK ON TRADE AND THE ENVIROMENT,.pp. 183-193, Kevin Gallagher, ed., Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2012
Thomas Bernauer and Philipp Aerni
ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich and University of Bern
Downloads 358 (57,139)

Abstract:

GMO, genetically modified organisms, trade dispute, WTO

4.

The Politics of International Freshwater Resources

POTENTIAL GLOBAL STRATEGIC CATASTROPHES: BALANCING TRANSNATIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND BURD-SHARINT WITH SHARING WITH SOVEREIGNTY AND HUMAN DIGINTY, Nayef R.F. Al-Rodhan, ed., Berlin: LIT, 2009
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 29 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 17 May 2011
Thomas Bernauer and Anna Kalbhenn
ETH Zurich and European Central Bank (ECB)
Downloads 260 (74,680)

Abstract:

water, cooperation, conflict, international, river

5.

Climate Change Governance

CIS Working Paper No. 60
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Aug 2010
Thomas Bernauer and Lena M. Schaffer
ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich
Downloads 212 (114,885)

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6.

The Green Side of Protectionism: Environmental Concerns and Three Facets of Trade Policy Preferences

Review of International Political Economy (2012), Vol. 19 (5), 837-866
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2014
Michael M. Bechtel, Thomas Bernauer and Reto Meyer
Washington University in Saint Louis, ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich
Downloads 202 (101,814)

Abstract:

International trade, trade policy preferences, environment, protectionism, environmental attitudes, individual data

7.

States as Providers of Public Goods: How Does Government Size Affect Environmental Quality?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 May 2006
Thomas Bernauer and Vally Koubi
ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 174 (112,727)

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Government size, public expenditure, public goods, corruption, environmental quality

8.

Taking Firms and Markets Seriously: A Study on Bank Behavior, Market Discipline, and Regulation

CIS Working Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Sep 2006
Thomas Bernauer and Vally Koubi
ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 163 (141,816)
Citation 1

Abstract:

government regulation, market discipline, banking sector, capital adequacy

9.

Dispute-Escalation in the WTO: Are Conflicts Over Environment, Health and Safety Regulation Riskier?

CIS Working Paper No. 21
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Aug 2006
Thomas Bernauer and Thomas Sattler
ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich
Downloads 120 (184,366)
Citation 1

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10.

International Water Cooperation and Conflict: A New Event Dataset

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 17 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2012
Anna Kalbhenn and Thomas Bernauer
ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich
Downloads 117 (142,568)

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11.

Does Neutrality Make a Difference? Explaining Patterns of Swiss Defense Spending in 1975-2001

Defense and Peace Economics, Vol. 20, No. 5, pp. 413-422, 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 16 May 2011
Thomas Bernauer, Vally Koubi and Fabio Ernst
ETH Zurich, University of Bern - Department of Economics and Government of Switzerland - Swiss Armed Forces Planning Staff
Downloads 97 (214,361)

Abstract:

defense spending, neutrality, alliances, threat, security, Switzerland

12.

Assessing the Performance of International Water Management at Lake Titicaca

Aquatic Sciences, Vol. 68, No. 4, pp. 502-516, 2006
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 May 2006 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2013
Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology and ETH Zurich
Downloads 89 (226,672)
Citation 1

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Performance, International, Water, Management, Titicaca, Uncertainty

13.

Environmental Degradation and Migration

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2013
University of Bern - Department of Economics, ETH Zurich - Center for Comparative and International Studies, ETH Zürich and ETH Zurich
Downloads 87 (123,191)

Abstract:

environmental degradation, floods, droughts, perceptions, migration, micro-level analysis

14.

Climate Change and Civil Conflict

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
University of Bern - Department of Economics, ETH Zurich, European Central Bank (ECB) and ETH Zurich - Center for Comparative and International Studies
Downloads 84 (204,388)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Climate change, economic growth, civil conflict, democracy

15.

Climate Variability, Economic Growth, and Civil Conflict

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2011
University of Bern - Department of Economics, ETH Zurich, European Central Bank (ECB) and ETH Zurich - Center for Comparative and International Studies
Downloads 77 (233,168)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Climate change, climate variability, economic growth, democracy, civil conflict

16.

On Commitment Levels and Compliance Mechanisms - Determinants of Participation in Global Environmental Agreements

British Journal of Political Science, 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 16 May 2011
ETH Zurich, European Central Bank (ECB), University of Bern - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich - Center for Comparative and International Studies
Downloads 73 (251,138)
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17.

Civil Society Inclusion in Global Governance: Insights from Climate Politics

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Tobias Boehmelt, Vally Koubi and Thomas Bernauer
ETH Zürich, University of Bern - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich
Downloads 69 (241,843)

Abstract:

civil society, climate change, global governance, social network analysis

18.

Hot Debate About Chilling Effects: Do Software Patterns Hamper/Free Open Source Software Development?

CIS Working Paper 40
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Thomas Bernauer and Marcus M. Dapp
ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich
Downloads 67 (267,370)

Abstract:

free software, open source, FOSS, motivation, innovation, patent

19.

European Food Safety: Multilevel Governance, Re-Nationalization or Centralization?

WHAT’S THE BEEF? THE CONTESTED GOVERNANCE OF GOVERNANCE OF EUROPEAN FOOD SAFETY, pp. 81-95, Christopher Ansell and David Vogel, eds., Cambridge , MA: MIT Press,
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Thomas Bernauer and Ladina Caduff
ETH Zurich and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 61 (245,517)

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Explaining the Adoption of Renewable Energy Policies

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Nov 2013
Lena M. Schaffer and Thomas Bernauer
ETH Zürich and ETH Zurich
Downloads 52 (267,370)

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Renewable energy policy, Feed-in tariffs, Green certificate system

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Citation 1

Abstract:

global public goods, international cooperation, democracy, climate change, environment

22.

Is There an Environmental Version of the Kantian Peace? Insights from Water Pollution in Europe

European Journal of International Relations, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 77-102, 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Thomas Bernauer and Patrick Kuhn
ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich
Downloads 46 (310,454)
Citation 2

Abstract:

International cooperation, democracy, trade, globalization, Europe, environment, water, pollution

23.

When and Why Do Environmental Non-Governmental Organizations Make a Difference? Explaining the Marginal Impact of ENGOs in Different Types of Democratic Systems

Böhmelt, T., Bernauer, T., Koubi, V. When and Why Do Environmental Non-Governmental Organizations Make a Difference? Explaining the Marginal Impact of ENGOs in Different Types of Democratic Systems. European Political Science Review, Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Dec 2013
Tobias Böhmelt, Thomas Bernauer and Vally Koubi
ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 36 (299,896)

Abstract:

democracy; environmental non-governmental organizations; international environmental politics, parliamentary systems, presidential systems, plurality voting, proportional representation

24.

Natural Trading Partners? A Public Opinion Perspective on Preferential Trade Agreements

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Dec 2013
Víctor Umaña, Thomas Bernauer and Gabriele Spilker
ETH Zurich Center for Comparative and International Studies, ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich - Center for Comparative and International Studies
Downloads 35 (285,288)

Abstract:

Preferential Trade Agreements, Trade Liberalization, Survey Experiments, Conjoint Analysis

25.

Determinants of Public Support for International Climate Finance in Donor Countries

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Robert Gampfer, Thomas Bernauer and Aya Kachi
ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 34 (327,627)

Abstract:

climate negotiations, climate finance, compensation payments, public support, conjoint experiment

26.

Concern for the Environment and Individual Attitudes Towards International Trade in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Jul 2014
Thomas Bernauer and Quynh Nguyen
ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich
Downloads 28 (310,454)

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27.

Basins at Risk – Predicting International River Basin Conflict and Cooperation

Global Environmental Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Dec 2013
Thomas Bernauer and Tobias Boehmelt
ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich
Downloads 28 (346,285)

Abstract:

Conflict, cooperation, Prediction, Forecasting, International River Basins, Water

28.

Trust in Trade: Studying the Causal Role of Trust on Public Support for Free Trade in a Field Survey Experiment

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Nov 2013
Quynh Nguyen and Thomas Bernauer
ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich
Downloads 28 (346,285)

Abstract:

trade liberalization, social trust, public opinion, survey experiment, voluntary contribution game, Vietnam

29.

Biases in International Environmental Datasets: Evidence from Water Quality Monitoring in Europe

Water Resources Research, Vol. 46, 2010.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2013
Lucas Beck, Thomas Bernauer and Anna Kalbhenn
ETH Zürich, ETH Zurich and European Central Bank (ECB)
Downloads 27 (386,816)

Abstract:

monitoring, water quality, international river, environmental data

30.

Climate Policy in Hard Times: Are the Pessimists Right?

Ecological Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2015
Aya Kachi, Thomas Bernauer and Robert Gampfer
ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich
Downloads 25 (378,486)

Abstract:

climate policy, survey experiment, economic conditions, cliamte risks

31.

Press Briefings in International Climate Change Negotiations

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Dec 2013
Carola Betzold, Vally Koubi and Thomas Bernauer
Göteborg University - School of Global Studies, University of Bern - Department of Economics and ETH Zurich
Downloads 15 (429,985)

Abstract:

Mediatization, press briefings, logic of appropriateness and consequence, climate change

32.

Democratic Forms of Government, Electoral Rules, and the Impact of Environmental Interest Groups

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Tobias Böhmelt, Thomas Bernauer and Vally Koubi
ETH Zurich, ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics
Downloads 15 (429,985)

Abstract:

democratic forms of government, electoral rules, environmental governance, environmental interest groups, international environmental agreements, treaty ratification

33.

Does Social Trust Increase Support for Free Trade? Evidence from a Field Survey Experiment in Vietnam

APSA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Jul 2014
Thomas Bernauer
ETH Zurich
Downloads 14 (360,018)

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34.

Switzerland in a Global Context

In Ulrich Klöti, Peter Knoepfel, Hanspeter Kriesi, Wolf Linder and Yannis Papadopoulos (eds.) Handbook of Swiss Politics. Zurich: NZZ-Verlag: 57-73, 2007,
Posted: 28 Jan 2015
Thomas Bernauer and Stefanie Walter
ETH Zurich and University of Zurich - Institute for Political Science

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35.

Does WTO Dispute Settlement Enforce or Inform?

British Journal of Political Science, Forthcoming
Posted: 27 Jun 2013
Thomas Sattler, Gabriele Spilker and Thomas Bernauer
University of Geneva - Department of Political Science and International Relations, ETH Zurich - Center for Comparative and International Studies and ETH Zurich

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36.

Gravitation or Discrimination? Determinants of Litigation in the World Trade Organisation

European Journal of Political Research, Vol. 50, No. 2, pp. 143-167, 2013
Posted: 27 Jun 2013
Thomas Sattler and Thomas Bernauer
University of Geneva - Department of Political Science and International Relations and ETH Zurich

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37.

Climate Change Politics

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 16, pp. 421-448, 2013
Posted: 15 May 2013
Thomas Bernauer
ETH Zurich

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38.

National Institutions and Global Public Goods are Democracies More Cooperative in Climate Change Policy?

International Organization, Vol. 63, No. 2, pp. 281-308
Posted: 29 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 16 May 2011
Michèle B. Bättig and Thomas Bernauer
ETH Zürich and ETH Zurich

Abstract:

global public goods, international cooperation, democracy, climate change, environment

39.

National and Regional Economic Consequences of Swiss Defense Spending

Journal of Peace Research, Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 467-484, 2009
Posted: 29 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 16 May 2011
Thomas Bernauer and Vally Koubi
ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Defense spending, military expenditure, Switzerland, economic consequences

40.

Estimating the Performance of International Regulatory Regimes

Water Resources Research, Vol. 43, 2007
Posted: 27 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 17 May 2011
Tobias Siegfried and Thomas Bernauer
Columbia University and ETH Zurich

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41.

European Food Safety: Multilevel Governance, Re-Nationalization, or Centralization

Review of Policy Research, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 153-168, 2006, CIS Working Paper No. 3
Posted: 08 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Thomas Bernauer and Ladina Caduff
ETH Zurich and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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42.

Political Determinants of Environmental Quality

Ecological Economics, Vol. 68, No. 5, pp. 1355-1365, 2009
Posted: 24 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2014
Thomas Bernauer and Vally Koubi
ETH Zurich and University of Bern - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Democracy, presidential and parliamentary systems, interest groups, civil liberties, pollution, environment, sulfur dioxide

43.

Scientific Revolution Meets Policy and the Market: Explaining Cross-National Differences in Agricultural Biotechnology Regulation

European Journal of Political Research, Vol. 42, No.5, pp. 643-683, CIES Discussion Paper No. 0144
Posted: 08 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2014
Thomas Bernauer and Erika Meins
ETH Zurich and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH)

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