Economics publications

Nisbet, T., Roe, P., Marrington, S., Thomas, H., Broadmeadow, S. and Valatin, G. (2015). Slowing the Flow at Pickering, Final Report to Defra of FCERM Multi-objective Flood Management Demonstration Project RMP5455: Phase II.

 G. (2014). Additionality of climate change mitigation activities. In: Fenning, T. (ed). Challenges and Opportunities for the World’s Forests in the 21st Century, Springer, 341-373.  (Pre-publication draft)

Valatin, G. (2014). Carbon valuation in forestry and prospects for European harmonisation, Technical Report 97, European Forestry Institute,

Valatin, G. and Price, C. (2014). How cost-effective is forestry for climate change mitigation? In: Fenning, T. (ed). Challenges and Opportunities for the World’s Forests in the 21st Century, Springer, 297-339. (Pre-publication draft)

Kant, S., Wang, S., Deegen, P., Hostettler, M., von Detten, R., Howard, T., Laband, D., Montgomery, C., Robert, N., Sekot, W. Valatin, G. and Zhang, D. 2013. New frontiers of forest economics. Forest Policy and Economics, 35 1-8.

Ambrose-Oji, B., Valatin, G., Stewart, A., Sarajevs, V. and Handley, P. (2012). Evaluation of the Better Woodlands for Wales Grant Scheme. Report to Forestry Commission Wales, Forest Research, Edinburgh,

Saraev, V. (2012). Economic Benefits of Greenspace, Research Report, Forestry Commission, Edinburgh,

Valatin, G. (2012). Additionality and climate change mitigation by the UK forest sector. Forestry, 85(4), 445-462.

Valatin, G. (2012). Marginal Abatement Cost Curves for UK Forestry, Research Report 19, Forestry Commission, Edinburgh,

Valatin, G. and Saraev, V. (2012). Natural Environment Framework: Woodland Creation case study. Report to Forestry Commission Wales, Forest Research, Edinburgh,

Bateman, I., Abson, D., Beaumont, N. Darnell, A., Fezzi, C., Hanley, N., Kontoleon, A., Maddison, D., Morling, P., Morris, J., Mourato, S., Pascual, U., Perino, G., Sen, A., Tinch, D., Turner, K., and Valatin, G.  (2011). UK Economic Values from Ecosystems, UK National Ecosystem Assessment, chapter 22, UNEP-WCMC/Defra, London

 Quine, C., Cahalan, C., Hester, A., Humphrey, J., Kirby, K., Moffat, A. and Valatin, G. (2011). Woodlands, UK National Ecosystem Assessment, chapter 8, UNEP-WCMC/Defra, London,

Sarajevs, V. (2011). Estimating aggregate amenity value of woodland views using spatial analysis. Chapter 7 in Ambrose-Oji, B., and Fancett, K., (eds.), Woods and forests in British society: progress in research and practice. Research Monograph No.3, Farnham, Surrey, Forest Research,

Sarajevs, V. (2011). Street tree valuation systems, Research Note FCRN008, Forestry Commission

Valatin, G. (2011). Forests and carbon: valuation, discounting and risk management, Research Report, Forestry Commission, Edinburgh,

Valatin, G. and Starling, J. (2011). Valuation of ecosystem services provided by UK Woodlands, appendix to chapter 22 of UK National Ecosystem Assessment, UNEP-WCMC/Defra, London

Moffat, A., Hutchings, T., Foster, C., Sarajevs, V., et al 2010 Benefits of Green Infrastructure. Report to Defra and CLG. Forest Research. Farnham.

Edwards, D. et al (2009). A Valuation of the Economic and Social Contribution of Forestry for People in Scotland, Forest Research, Edinburgh,

Coull, J. and Valatin, G. (2008). Payments for Ecosystem Services: Findings and Perceptions from the USA: Policy Summary, Forest Research, Edinburgh,

Valatin, G. and Coull, J. 2008. Payments for Ecosystem Services: Findings and Perceptions from USA, Research Report, Forest Research, Edinburgh

Nisbet, T., Marrington, S., Thomas, H., Broadmeadow, S. and Valatin, G. 2011. Slowing the Flow at Pickering, Final Report to Defra of FCERM Multi-objective Flood Management Demonstration Project RMP5455,

Valatin, G. 2011. Forests and carbon: a review of additionality, Research Report, Forestry Commission, Edinburgh, 2011,

Ciccarese, L., Elsasser, P., Horattas, A., Pettenella, D. and Valatin, G. 2011. Innovative market opportunities related to carbon sequestration in European forests? In: Weiss, G. et al (eds) Innovation in Forestry, CABI, Wallingford.

Saraev, V. 2015. Estimating the amenity value of woodland views at a national scale with applied GIS spatial analysis. Scottish Forestry, 69 (1), 18-25.

Behavioural Economics review(PDF-116KB)

Policy 'nudges' to encourage woodland creation(PDF-174KB)