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Journal Articles

  • Droste, N., Farley, J., Ring, I., May, P.H., Ricketts, T.H. (2019) Designing a global mechanism for intergovernmental biodiversity financing. Conservation Letters. doi: 10.1111/conl.12670; draft

  • D’Amato, D., Droste, N., Winkler, K.J., Toppinen, A. (2019) Thinking Green, Circular or Bio: eliciting researchers’ perspectives on a sustainable economy with Q method. Journal of Cleaner Production 230: 460–476. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.05.099

  • Droste, N., Becker, C., Ring, I., Santos, R. (2018) Decentralization Effects in Ecological Fiscal Transfers: A Bayesian Structural Time Series Analysis for Portugal. Environmental and Resource Economics 71(4), 1027-1051. doi: 10.1007/s10640-017-0195-7; original working paper

  • Droste, N., D’Amato, D., Goddard, J.J. (2018) Where communities intermingle, diversity grows – The evolution of topics in ecosystem service research. PLoS ONE 13(9): e0204749. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0204749;

  • Droste, N., Bartkowski, B (2018) Ecosystem Service Valuation for National Accounting: A Reply to Obst, Hein and Edens (2016). Environmental and Resource Economics 71(1): 205–215. doi: 10.1007/s10640-017-0146-3

  • Droste, N., Ring, I., Santos, R., Kettunen, M. (2018) Ecological Fiscal Transfers in Europe – Evidence-Based Design Options for a Transnational Scheme. Ecological Economics 147: 373–382. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2018.01.031; original working paper

  • Droste, N., Ring, I., Schröter-Schlaack, C., Lenk, T. (2017). Integrating Ecological Indicators into Federal-State Fiscal Relations: A policy design study for Germany. Environmental Policy and Governance 27(5): 484–499. doi: 10.1002/eet.1774

  • Droste, N., Lima, G.R., May, P.H., Ring, I. (2017) Municipal Responses to Ecological Fiscal Transfers in Brazil: A microeconometric panel data approach. Environmental Policy and Governance 27(4): 378–393. doi: 10.1002/eet.1760

  • D’Amato, D., Droste, N. , Allen, B., Kettunen, M., Lähtinen, K., Korhonen, J., Leskinen, P., Matthies, B.D., Toppinen, A. (2017) Green, Circular, Bio economy: a comparative analysis of sustainability avenues. Journal of Cleaner Production 168: 716–734. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.09.053

  • D’Amato, D., Droste, N., Chan, S., Hofer, A.U.M. (2017) Green Economy: Pragmatism or Revolution? Perceptions of Young Researchers on Social Ecological Transformation. Environmental Values 26: 413–435. doi: 10.3197/096327117X14976900137331; pre-print

  • Droste, N., Meya, J. N. (2017): Ecosystem services in infrastructure planning – a case study of the projected deepening of the Lower Weser river in Germany. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management 60(2): 231–248. doi: 10.1080/09640568.2016.1151405

  • Loiseau, E., Saikku, L., Antikainen, R., Leskinen, P., Pitkänen, K., Droste, N., Hansjürgens, B., Kuikman, P., Thomsen, M. (2016). Green Economy and related concepts: an overview. Journal of Cleaner Production 139: 361–371. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.08.024

  • Pitkänen, K., Antikainen, R., Droste, N., Loiseau, E., Saikku, L., Aissani, L., Hansjürgens, B., Kuikman, P., Leskinen, P., Thomsen, M. (2016). What can be learned from practical cases of green economy? Studies from five European countries. Journal of Cleaner Production 139: 666–676. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.08.071

  • Droste, N., Hansjürgens, B., Kuikman, P., Otter, N., Antikainen, R., Leskinen, P., Pitkänen, K., Saikku, L., Loiseau, E., Thomsen, M. (2016) Steering innovations towards a green economy: understanding government intervention. Journal of Cleaner Production 135: 426–434. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.06.123

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Book Chapters

  • Illes, A., Kettunen, M., ten Brink, P., Santos, R., Droste, N., Ring, I. (2017). Exploring the policy mix for biodiversity financing: Opportunities provided by environmental fiscal instruments in the EU. In: S.E. Weishaar, L. Kreiser, J.E. Milne, H. Ashiabor, M. Mehling (eds.): The Green Market Transition - Carbon Taxes, Energy Subsidies and Smart Instrument Mixes. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar; pp. 261-275.

  • Droste, N., Schröter-Schlaack, C., Hansjürgens, B., Zimmermann, H. (2017). Implementing nature‐based solutions in urban areas: financing and governance aspects. In: N. Kabisch, A. Bonn, H. Korn, J. Stadler (eds.) Nature‐based Solutions to Climate Change in Urban Areas ‐ Linkages of science, society and policy. Heidelberg: Springer; pp. 307-322. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-56091-5_18

  • Hansjürgens, B., Droste, N., Tockner, K. (2016): Neglected values of major water engineering projects: ecosystem services, social impacts, and economic valuation. In: Huettl, R., Bens, O., Hoechstetter, S., Bismuth, C. (eds.): Society-Water-Technology. A Critical Appraisal of Major Water Engineering Projects. Heidelberg: Springer; pp. 65-78. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-18971-0_5

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Work in progress

  • Kadykalo, A.N., Ainscough, J., López Rodriguez, M.D., Droste, N., et al. (2018) Disentangling “Ecosystem Services” and “Nature’s Contributions to People”. In Review

  • Droste, N., Lienhoop, N., Hansjürgens, B. (2018) Participatory budgeting as collective preference articulation – an institutional analysis of Ecuadorian municipal expenditure policies.

  • Droste, N. (2017) Protected Areas and the Environmental Kuznets Curve – evidence from a global Bayesian panel data analysis.

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  • Droste, N. (2018) Incentive Effects in Ecological Fiscal Transfers – Evidence based foundations for policy advice. Doctoral Thesis. Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg. doi: 10.25673/6655. Download

  • Droste, N. (2013) Naturschutz im föderalen System Deutschlands – Eine ökonomische Perspektive auf einen ökologischen Finanzausgleich. Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, UFZ – Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research. Download

  • Droste, N. (2010) Regime effectiveness of climate protection – adapting Elinor Ostrom’s institutional design principles. University Bremen. Download

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Reports and Chapters therein

  • Kettunen, M., Illes, A., Rayment, M., Primmer, E., Verstraeten, Y., Rekola, A., Ring, I., Tucker, G., Baldock, D., Droste, N., Santos, R., Rantala, S., Ebrahim, N. and ten Brink, P. (2017). Integration approach to EU biodiversity financing: evaluation of results and analysis of options for the future. Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP): Brussels / London.

  • Saikku, L., Antikainen, R., Droste, N., Pitkänen, K., Loiseau, E., Hansjürgens, B., Kuikman, P., Leskinen, P., Thomsen, M. (2015) Implementing the green economy in a European Context. Lessons learned from theories, concepts and case studies. PEER Report No. 3. Helsinki: Partnership for European Environmental Research.

  • Ring, I., Wüstemann, H., Biber-Freudenberger, L., Bonn, A., Droste, N., Hansjürgens, B., (2015) Naturkapital und Klimapolitik: Einleitung, in: Hartje, V., Wüstemann, H., Bonn, A. (eds.) Naturkapital Deutschland - TEEB DE: Naturkapital und Klimapolitik - Synergien und Konflikte. TU Berlin, UFZ – Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung: Berlin, Leipzig; pp. 12-19.

  • Kölling, J., Roeder, O. Siebenhüner, B., Albach, S., Badewien, S., Blaszczyk, P., Droste, N., Fischer, F., Grund, N., Höft, A.F., Klose, K., Paus, C., Podkrajac, F., Pyko, I., Sander, K., Schäfer, E., Schmidt, M., Schweins, I., Stratmann, J., Wenker, N. (2013) Nachhaltigkeit an der Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg. Ein Bericht von Studierenden. Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg: Oldenburg.

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Other Publications

  • Meya, J., Droste, N., Klauer, B. (2016) Methodische Defizite der Umweltbewertung im Bundesverkehrswegeplan 2030. Wasserwirtschaft 10: 57-58.

  • Droste, N., Freitas Oliveira, R. (2016) On the contributions of ecological economics – a student’s perspective. EcoEco - Boletim da Sociedade Brasileira de Economia Ecólogica 34/35: 8-22.

  • Barton, D.N., Rusch, G.M., Ring, I., Emerton, L., Droste, N. (2014) Environmental and Conservation Policies – The POLICYMIX Project and Final Conference. Environmental Policy and Law 44 (4): 368-371.

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