Refereed Journal Articles

Eskander, S.M. and E.B. Barbier. "Adaptation to Natural Disasters through the Agricultural Land Rental Market: Evidence from Bangladesh." Land Economics. Published online June 23, 2022.

Khojasteh, D., Haghani, M., Nicholls, R., Moftakhari, H., Sadat-Noori, M., Mach, K., Fagherazzi, S., Vafeidis, A., Barbier, E.B., Shamsipour, A. and Glamore, W. 2023. "The evolving landscape of sea-level rise science from 1990 to 2021" Nature Communications Earth & Environment 4(1):257.

Barbier, E.B. "Overcoming Digital Poverty Traps in Rural Asia". Review of Development Economics. Published online November 16, 2022.

Barbier, E.B. 2023. "Three climate policies that the G7 must adopt — for itself and the wider world." Nature 617:459-461.

Barbier, E.B. 2023. "Reform economics of managing global water supplies." Nature 617:252. doi:

Barbier, E.B. 2023. "Greening the Ocean Economy." Frontiers in Environmental Economics. 2: 1096303. doi: 10.3389/frevc.2023.1096303

Barbier, E.B., A.C.E. Mensah and M. Wilson. 2023. "Valuing the Environment as Input, Ecosystem Services and Developing Countries." Environmental and Resource Economics 84:677-694.

Sterner, T., E.B. Barbier and A.-S. Crépin. 2023. "Spreading Environmental Economics Worldwide." Environmental and Resource Economics 84:649–657.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2023. "Natural Capital, Institutional Quality and SDG Progress in Emerging Market and Developing Economies." Sustainability 15(4): 3055

Barbier, E.B. 2022 "The Policy Implications of the Dasgupta Review: Land Use Change and Biodiversity." Environmental and Resource Economics. 83:911-935.

Barbier, E.B. 2022. "The Economics of Managing Water Crises." Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A. 380:20210295. DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2021.0295.

Lovelock C.E., E.B. Barbier and C.M. Duarte. 2022. "Tackling the mangrove restoration challenge". PLoS Biol 20(10): e3001836.

Barbier, E.B. 2022. "The policy challenges of green rural transformation for Asia-Pacific emerging and developing economies in a post-COVID world." Economic Analysis and Policy 75:689-704.

Eskander, S.M. and E.B. Barbier. 2022. "Long-Term Impacts of the 1970 Cyclone in Bangladesh." World Development 152:105793.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2021. "Institutional Quality, Governance and Progress towards the SDGs." Sustainability 13:11798.

Hochard, J.P., E.B. Barbier and S.E. Hamilton. 2021. "Mangroves and coastal topography create economic 'safe havens' from tropical storms." Scientific Reports 11(1):1-8.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2021. "Sustainability, the systems approach and the sustainable development goals". Special issue "Economics and the environment since the 1950s", Cahiers d'économie politique/Papers in political economy, 79(1):31-59.

Iverson, T.W. and E.B. Barbier. 2021. "National and Sub-National Social Distancing Responses to COVID-19." Economies 9:69.

Barbier, E.B. 2021. "The Evolution of Economic Views on Natural Resource Scarcity." Review of Environmental Economics and Policy 15(1):24-44

Barbier, E.B. and S. Di Falco. 2021. "Rural Populations, Land Degradation, and Living Standards in Low and Middle Income Countries." Review of Environmental Economics and Policy 15(1):115-133.

Barbier, E.B. 2021. "Habitat Loss and the Risk of Disease Outbreak." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 108:102451

Golden Kroner, R., E.B. Barbier, O. Chassot, S. Chaudhary, L. Cordova, A. Cruz-Trinidad, T. Cumming, J. Howard, C. Karibuhoye Said, Z. Kun, A. Ogena, F. Palla, R. Samayoa Valiente, S. Troëng, A. Valverde, R. Wijethunga and M. Wong. 2021. "COVID-Era Policies and Economic Recovery Plans: Are Governments Building Back Better for Protected and Conserved Areas?" Parks Vol 27 SI:121-134.

Barbier, E.B. 2021. "Land expansion and growth in low and middle-income countries." Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 65(1):23-36.

Barbier, E.B and J.C. Burgess. 2021. "Sustainable Use of the Environment, Planetary Boundaries and Market Power." Sustainability 13:949.

Barbier, E.B. 2020. "Estuarine and Coastal Ecosystems as Defense Against Flood Damages: An Economic Perspective." Frontiers in Climate 2:594254

Dahdouh-Guebas, F., G.N. Ajonina, A. Aldrie Amir, D.A. Andradi-Brown, I. Aziz, T. Balke, E.B. Barbier, S. Cannicci, S.M, Cragg, M. Cunha-Lignon, et al. 2020 "Public perceptions of mangrove forests matter for their conservation." Frontiers in Marine Science 7:603651. doi:10.3389/fmars.2020.603651

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2020. "Sustainability and Development after COVID-19." World Development 135:105082. Most downloaded World Development articles.

Barbier, E.B. 2020. "Greening the post-pandemic recovery in the G20." Environmental and Resource Economics 76:685-703.

Iverson, T.W., J.C. Burgess and E.B. Barbier. 2020. "Are Sub-National Agreements for Carbon Abatement Effective?" Energies 13:3675.

Barbier, E.B. 2020 "Is Green Rural Transformation Possible in Developing Countries?" World Development 131:104955.

Duarte, C.M., S. Agusti, E.B. Barbier, G.L. Britten, J.C. Castilla, J.-P. Gattuso, R.W. Fulweiler, T.P. Hughes, N. Knowlton, C.E. Lovelock, H.K. Lotze, M. Predagovic, E. Poloczanska, C. Roberts and B. Worm. 2020. "Rebuilding marine life." Nature 580:39-51.

Barbier, E.B. 2020. "Long Run Agricultural Land Expansion, Booms and Busts." Land Use Policy 93:103808

Barbier, E.B., R. Lozano, C.M. Rodríguez and S. Troëng. 2020. "Adopt a carbon tax to protect natural forests." Nature 578:213-216.

Barbier, E.B. and J.P. Hochard. 2019. "Poverty-Environment Traps." Environmental and Resource Economics 74(3):1239-1271.

Jones, H.P., P.C. Jones, E.B. Barbier, R.C. Blackburn, J.M. Rey Benayas, K.D. Holl, M. McCrackin, P. Meli, D. Montoya, and D. Moreno Mateos. 2019. "We agree with Larkin et al. 2019: restoration is context specific." Proceedings of the Royal Society B 286(1907): 20191179.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2019. "Scarcity and Safe Operating Spaces: The Example of Natural Forests" Environmental and Resource Economics 74(3):1077-1099.

Barbier, E.B. 2019. "Overcoming Environmental Scarcity, Inequality and Structural Imbalance in the World Economy." Review of Social Economy 77(3):251-270

Roberts, G., E.B. Barbier and K.T. van ’t Veld. 2019. "Global emissions from crude oil: the effect of oil deposit heterogeneity." Energy Policy 132:654-664.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2019. "Sustainable Development Goal Indicators: Analyzing Trade-offs and Complementarities." World Development 122:295-305.

Hochard, J.P., S. Hamilton and E.B. Barbier. 2019. "Mangroves shelter coastal economic activity from cyclones." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,

Lee, S.Y., S. Hamilton, E.B. Barbier, J. Primavera and R.R. Lewis III. 2019. "Better restoration policies are needed to conserve mangrove ecosystems." Nature Ecology & Evolution 3:870-872

Barbier, E.B. 2019. "Valuing Coastal Habitat-Fishery Linkages under Regulated Open Access." Water 11(4),847,

Barbier, E.B. 2019. "Institutional Constraints and the Forest Transition in Tropical Developing Countries." International Advances in Economic Research, online

Barbier, E.B. 2019. "The concept of natural capital." Oxford Review of Economic Policy 35(1):14-36.

Curnick, D.J.. N. Pettorelli, A.A. Amir, T. Balke, E.B. Barbier, S. Crooks, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, C. Duncan, C. Endsor, D.A. Friess, A. Quarto, M. Zimmer, S.Y. Lee. 2019. "The value of small mangrove patches." Science 363(6424):239.

Sterner, T., E.B. Barbier, I. Bateman, I. van den Bijgaart, A.-S. Crén, O. Edenhofer, C. Fisher, W. Habla, J. Hassler, O. Johnansson-Stenman, A. Lange, S. Polasky, J. RockströH.G. Smith, W. Steffen, G. Wagner, J.E. Wilen, F. Alpizar, C. Azar, D. Carless, C. Cház, J. Coria, G. EngströS.C. Jagers, G. Kön, A. Löen, H. Pleijel and A. Robinson. 2019. "Policy design for the Anthropocene." Nature Sustainability 2(1):14-21.

Barbier, E.B. 2019. "How to make the next Green New Deal work." Nature 565:6. 3 January 2019.

Barbier, E.B. 2018. "Natural Capital Depreciation in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Role of Sovereign Wealth Funds", Special Issue in Honor of Karl-Gö Mãr, Ghanaian Journal of Economics 6:5-20.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2018. "How Can Sovereign Wealth Funds Mitigate Natural Capital Depreciation in Developing Countries?" World Economics 19(4):1-22.

Barbier, E.B. and Jacob P. Hochard. 2018. "Land Degradation and Poverty." Nature Sustainability 1(11):623-631.

Mason, C.F., V. Umanskaya and E.B. Barbier. 2018. "Trade, Transboundary Pollution, and Foreign Lobbying." Environmental and Resource Economics, 70(1):223-248.

Barbier, E.B., J.C. Burgess and T.J. Dean. 2018. "Response - Conservation accord." Science 360 (6394): 1196-1197. DOI: 10.1126/science.aau1746

Hallegatte, S., M. Fay and E.B. Barbier. 2018. "Poverty and climate change: Introduction." Environment and Development Economics 23, Special Issue 3 (Poverty and Climate Change):217-233.

Barbier, E.B. and J.P. Hochard. "Poverty, Rural Population Distribution and Climate Change." Environment and Development Economics, Published online 17 November 2017.

Barbier, E.B., J.C. Burgess and T.J. Dean. 2018. "How to pay for saving biodiversity." Science 360 (6388): 486-488. DOI: 10.1126/science.aar3454

Barbier, E.B. and J.P. Hochard. 2018. "The Impacts of Climate Change on the Poor in Disadvantaged Regions." Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 12(1):26-47.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2018. "Policies to support environmental risk management in investment decisions." International Journal of Global Environmental Issues 17(2/3):117-129.

Eskander, S.M., E.B. Barbier and B. Gilbert. "Fishing and Non-Fishing Income Decisions: The Role of Human Capital and Family Structure." Land Economics, 94 (1):114-136.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2017. "Innovative Corporate Initiatives to Reduce Climate Risk: Lessons from East Asia." Sustainability 10(1): 13 doi:10.3390/su10010013

Barbier, E.B., M. Czajkowski and N. Hanley. 2017. "Is the income elasticity of the willingness to pay for pollution control constant?" Environmental and Resource Economics, 68:663-682.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2017. "Depletion of the global carbon budget: A user cost approach." Environment and Development Economics, 22(6):658-673.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2017. "Natural Resource Economics, Planetary Boundaries and Strong Sustainability." Sustainability. 9(10): 1858. doi:10.3390/su9101858

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2017. "The Sustainable Development Goals and the Systems Approach to Sustainability." Economics (2017-28):1-22.

Hochard, J.P. and E.B. Barbier. 2017. "Market Accessibility and Economic Growth: Insights from a New Dimension of Inequality." World Development 97:279-297

Carrasco, L.R., T.P.L. Nghiem, Z. Chen, E.B. Barbier. 2017. "Unsustainable development pathways caused by tropical deforestation." Science Advances 3(7), e1602602

Barbier, E.B. 2017. "Marine ecosystem services." Current Biology 27:R507-R510.

Barbier, E.B. 2017. "The Economics of Aquatic Ecosystems: An Introduction to the Special Issue." Water Economics and Policy 3(2) 1702002 (6 pages).

Hungate, B.A. E.B. Barbier, A.W. Ando, S.P. Marks, P.B. Reich, N. van Gestel, G.D. Tilman, J.M.H. Knops, D.U. Hooper, B.J. Butterfield and B.J. Cardinale. 2017. "The economic value of grassland species for carbon storage." Science Advances 3(4), e1601880.

Barbier, E.B. and J.C. Burgess. 2017. "Economic Principles for 'Spaceship Earth'". Resources 194, Spring.

Barbier, E.B., P. Delacote and J. Wolfersberger. 2017. "The Economic Analysis of the Forest Transition: A Review." Journal of Forest Economics 27:10-17.

Eskander, S.M. and E.B. Barbier. 2017. "Tenure Security, Human Capital and Soil Conservation in an Overlapping Generation Rural Economy." Ecological Economics 135:176-185.

Moreno-Mateos, D., E.B. Barbier, P. Jones, H. Jones, J. Aronson, J. Lopez-Lopez, M. McCrackin, P. Meli, D. Montoya, and J. Rey Benayas. 2017. "Anthropogenic ecosystem disturbance and the recovery debt". Nature Communications, 8:14163, doi:10.1038/ncomms14163.

Barbier, E.B. 2016. "Natural Capital and Wealth in the 21st Century." Eastern Economic Journal 43(3):391-405.

Barbier, E.B. 2016. "Building the Green Economy." Canadian Public Policy, 42 Supplement 1:S1-S9.

Mahmud, S. and E.B. Barbier. 2016. "Are Private Defensive Expenditures against Storm Damages Affected by Public Programs and Natural Barriers? Evidence from the Coastal Areas of Bangladesh" Environment and Development Economics, 21:767-788.

Nordlund, L.M., E.W. Koch, E.B. Barbier, and J. Creed. 2016. "Seagrass Ecosystem Services and their Variability across Genera and Geographical Regions." PLOS ONE 11(10): e0163091. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0163091

Barbier, E.B. 2016. "Sustainability and Development." Annual Review of Resource Economics 8:261-280

Barbier, E.B. 2016. "Is Green Growth Relevant for Poor Economies?" Resource and Energy Economics 45:178-191.

Barbier, E.B. 2016. "The Protective Service of Mangrove Ecosystems: A Review of Valuation Methods." Marine Pollution Bulletin, 109:676-681.

Barbier, E.B. and J.P. Hochard. 2016. "Does land degradation increase poverty in developing countries?" PLOS ONE 11(5): e0152973. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0152973

Barbier, E.B. 2016. "The Protective Value of Estuarine and Coastal Ecosystem Services in a Wealth Accounting Framework." Environmental and Resource Economics 64:37-58.

Kennedy, C.J. and E.B. Barbier. 2016. "The economic value of freshwater inputs to an estuarine fishery." Water Resources and Economics 13:46-59

Barbier, E.B., R.E. López and J.P. Hochard. 2016. "Debt, Poverty and Resource Management in a Rural Smallholder Economy." Environmental and Resource Economics 63:411-427. 2017 EAERE Award for outstanding publication in the journal Environmental and Resource Economics.

Barbier, E.B. 2015. "Climate change impacts on rural poverty in low-elevation coastal zones." Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 165:A1-A13.

Barbier, E.B. 2015. "Overcoming Environmental Degradation and Wealth Inequality in the Asia-Pacific Region." The Asia Pacific Journal 13(4):No.1. Available at

Dasgupta, P., A. Duraiappah, S. Managi, E.B. Barbier, R. Collins, B. Fraumeni, H. Gundimeda, G. Liu and K.J. Mumford. 2015. "How to measure sustainable progress." Science 350:748.

Letourneau. D.K., A.W. Ando, J. Jedlicka, A. Narwani and E.B. Barbier. 2015. "Simple-but-Sound Methods for Estimating the Value of Changes in Biodiversity for Biological Pest Control in Agriculture." Ecological Economics 120:215-225.

Barbier, E.B. 2015. "Are There Limits to Green Growth?" World Economics 16(3):163-192.

Barbier, E.B. and A. Tesfaw. 2015. "Explaining Forest Transitions: The Role of Governance. Ecological Economics 119:252.261

Barbier, E.B. 2015. "Hurricane Katrina.s lessons for the world." Nature 524:285-287

Mason, C.F., E.B. Barbier and V.I. Umanskaya. 2015. "On the Strategic Use of Border Tax Adjustments as a Second-Best Climate Policy Measure." Environment and Development Economics 20(4):539-560.

Barbier, E.B. 2015. "Policies to Promote Green Economy Innovation in East Asia and North America." STI Policy Review 6(1):54-69.

Barbier, E.B. 2015. "Valuing the Storm Protection Service of Estuarine and Coastal Ecosystems." Ecosystem Services 11:32-38.

Kennedy, C.J. and E.B. Barbier. 2015. "Renewable resource harvesting under correlated biological and economic uncertainties: implications for optimal and second-best management." Environmental and Resource Economics 60:371-393. Commendation for EAERE Award for outstanding publication in the journal Environmental and Resources Economics, 2015.

Barbier, E.B. 2014. "Account for depreciation of natural capital." Nature 515:32-33.

Gwatipedza, J. and E.B. Barbier. 2014. "Environmental Regulation of a Global Pollution Externality in a Bilateral Trade Framework: The Case of Global Warming, China and the US." Economics: The Open-Access, Open-Assessment E-Journal 8 (2014-30).

Barbier, E.B. and A.M. Chaudhry. 2014. "Urban Growth and Water." Water Resources and Economics 6:1-17.

Barbier, E.B. 2014. "A global strategy for protecting vulnerable coastal populations." Science 345:1250-1251.

Barbier, E.B. 2014. "Climate change mitigation policies and poverty." WIREs Climate Change 5:483-491 doi: 10.1002/wcc.281.

Barbier, E.B. and K.D. Lee. 2014. "Economics of the Marine Seascape." International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics. 7:35-65.

Barbier, E.B. 2014. "The challenges of environment and development economics." Environment and Development Economics 19:287-290.

Barbier, E.B. 2014. "Structural change, marginal land and economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean" Latin American Economic Review 23(3):1-29, DOI 10.1007/s40503-014-0003-5.

Barbier, E.B. and B. Enchelmeyer. 2014. "Valuing the Storm Surge Protection Service of US Gulf Coast Wetlands." Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy. 3(2):167-185.

Barbier, E.B., D. Moreno-Mateos, A.D. Rogers, J. Aronson, L. Pendleton, R. Danovaro, L. Henry, T. Morato, J. Ardron and C.L. Van Dover. 2014. "Protect the deep sea." Nature 505:475-477.

Van Dover, C.L., J. Aronson, L. Pendleton, S. Smith, S. Arnaud-Haond, D. Moreno-Mateos, E. Barbier, D. Billet, K. Bowers, R. Danovaro, A. Edwards, S. Kellert, T. Morato, E. Pollard, A. Rogers and R. Warner. 2014. "Ecological Restoration in the Deep Sea: Desiderata." Marine Policy 44:98-106.

Koch, A., A. McBratney, M. Adams, D. Field, R. Hill, J. Crawford, B. Minasny, R. Lal, L. Abbott, A. O.Donnell, D. Angers, J. Baldock, E.B. Barbier, D. Binkley, W. Parton, D.H. Wall, M. Bird, J. Bouma, C. Chenu, C. Butler Flora, K. Goulding, S. Grunwald, J. Hempel, J. Jastrow, J. Lehmann, K. Lorenz, C.L. Morgan, C.W. Rice, D. Whitehead, I. Young and M. Zimmermann. 2013. "Soil Security: Solving the Global Soil Crisis." Global Policy 4(4):434-441.

Kennedy, C.J. and E.B. Barbier. 2013. "Renewable Resource Management with Environmental Prediction: The Importance of Structural Specification." Canadian Journal of Economics 46(3):1110-1122.

Barbier, E.B. 2013. "Valuing Ecosystem Services for Coastal Wetland Protection and Restoration: Progress and Challenges." Resources 2:213-230.

Barbier, E.B. and A. Tesfaw. 2013. "Tenure Constraints and Carbon Forestry in Africa." American Journal of Agricultural Economics 95: 964-975.

Chaudhry, A.M. and E.B. Barbier. 2013. "Water and Growth in an Agricultural Economy." Agricultural Economics 44:175-189.

Barbier, E.B. 2013. "Wealth Accounting, Ecological Capital and Ecosystem Services." Environment and Development Economics 18:133-161.

Barbier, E.B., I.Y. Georgiou, B. Enchelmeyer and D.J. Reed. 2013."The value of wetlands in protecting southeast Louisiana from hurricane storm surges." PLOS ONE 8(3): e58715. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058715 Among the 10% cited PLOS ONE articles

Barbier, E.B., D. Knowler, J. Gwatipedza, S. Reichard and A. Ransom-Hodges. 2013. "Implementing Policies to Control Invasive Plant Species." BioScience 63:132-138.

Barbier, E.B. 2012. "Economie verte et déloppement durable: enjeux de politique énomique." ("Green economy and sustainable development: policy challenges." Reflets et perspectives de la vie énomique 2012 4:97-117.

Barbier, E.B. 2012. "The Green Economy Post Rio+20." Science 338:887-888.

Barbier, E.B. 2012. "Land Degradation and the Rural Poor". World Agriculture 3(2):23-28.

Barbier, E.B. and A. Tesfaw. 2012. "Can REDD+ save the forest? The role of payments and tenure." Forests 3:881-895.

Barbier, E.B. 2012. "Corruption, Poverty and Tropical Land Use." Journal of Sustainable Forestry 31 (4-5):319-339.

Barbier, E.B. 2012. "A Spatial Model of Coastal Ecosystem Services." Ecological Economics 78:70-79.

Barbier, E.B. 2012. "Scarcity, Frontiers and Development." The Geographical Journal 178:110-122.

Barbier, E.B. 2012. "Can Global Payments for Ecosystem Services Work?" World Economics 13:157-172.

Barbier, E. B. 2012. "Tax 'societal ills' to save the planet." Nature 483:30.

Aswani, S, Christie, P., Muthiga, N., Mahon, R., Primavera, J., Cramer, L., Barbier, E.B., Granek, E. Kennedy, C., Wolanski, E. and Hacker, S. 2012. "The Way Forward with Ecosystem-Based Management in Tropical Contexts: Reconciling with Existing Management Systems." Marine Policy 36:1-10.

Barbier, E.B. 2012. "Progress and Challenges in Valuing Coastal and Marine Ecosystem Services." Review of Environmental Economics & Policy. 6(1):1-19.

Barbier, E.B. 2011. "Progress and Challenges in Valuing Coastal and Marine Ecosystem Services." Review of Environmental Economics & Policy. 6(1):1-19.

Barbier, E.B. 2011. "Wetlands as natural assets." Hydrological Sciences Journal 56(8):1360-1373.

Barbier, E.B. 2011. "Coastal Wetland Restoration and the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill." Vanderbilt Law Review 64:18Bhaduri, A. and E.B. Barbier. 2011."Water allocation between states in inter-basin water transfer in India." International Journal of River Basin Management 9(2):117-127.

Bhaduri, A., Manna, U., Barbier, E.B., Liebe, J. 2011. "Climate Change and Cooperation in Transboundary Water Sharing: An Application of Stochastic Stackelberg Differential Games in Volta River Basin"

Barbier, E.B. 2011. "Pricing Nature". Annual Review of Resource Economics 3:337-353.

Barbier, E.B., Gwatipedza, J., Knowler, D. and Reichard, S. 2011. "The North American Horticultural Industry and the Risk of Plant Invasion." Agricultural Economics 45:743-759.

Barbier, E.B. 2011. "The Policy Challenges for Green Economy and Sustainable Economic Development" Natural Resources Forum 35:233-245.

Gedan, K.B., Kirwan, M.L., Wolanski, E., Barbier. E.B., and Silliman, B.R. 2011. "The present and future role of coastal wetland vegetation in protecting shorelines: answering recent challenges to the paradigm." Climatic Change 106:7-29.

Barbier, E.B. 2011."Transaction costs and the transition to environmentally sustainable development." Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions 1:58-69.

Barbier, E.B., Hacker, S.D., Kennedy, C., Koch, E.W., Stier, A.C, and Silliman, B.R. 2011. "The Value of Estuarine and Coastal Ecosystem Services." Ecological Monographs 81(2):169-183.

Barbier, E.B. 2011. "Tracking the Sputnik Economy," The Economists' Voice Vol. 8 : Iss. 1, Article 9.

Barbier, E.B. 2010. "Poverty, development, and environment." Environment and Development Economics 15:635-660. Top-10 most read article (#4) in the journal.

Barbier, E.B. 2010. "A Global Green Recovery, the G20 and International STI Cooperation in Clean Energy" STI Policy Review 1(3):1-15.

Barbier, E.B. 2010. "Corruption and the Political Economy of Resource-Based Development: A Comparison of Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa" Environmental and Resource Economics 46(4):511-537.

Barbier, Edward B. 2010. "Toward a Global Green Recovery: The G20 and the Asia-Pacific Region." The Asia Pacific Journal 28-2-1-, July 12, 2010.

Barbier, E.B. 2010. "Green Stimulus, Green Recovery and Global Imbalances." World Economics 11(2):149-175.

Barbier, E.B. 2010. "How is the global green new deal going?" Nature 464:832-833.

Rauscher, M. and E.B. Barbier. 2010. "Biodiversity and Geography." Resource and Energy Economics 32(2):241-260.

Granek, E.F., Polasky, S., Kappel, C.V., Reed, D.J., Stoms, D.M., Koch, E.W., Kennedy, C.J., Cramer, L.A., Hacker, S.D., Barbier, E.B., Aswani, S., Ruckelshaus, M., Perillo, G.M., Silliman, B.R., Muthiga, N., Bael, D., and Wolanski, E. 2010. "Ecosystem Services as a Common Language for Coastal Ecosystem-Based Management." Conservation Biology 24(1):207-216.

Barbier, E.B. 2010. "Global Governance: the G20 and a Global Green New Deal." Economics: The Open-Access, Open-Assessment E-Journal, Vol. 4, 2010-2.

Barbier, E.B., Burgess, J.C. and Grainger, A. 2010. "The Forest Transition: Towards a More Comprehensive Theoretical Framework." Land Use Policy 27:98-107.

Hanley, N., Tinch, D., Angelopoulos, K., Davies, A., Barbier, E.B. and Watson, F. 2009. "What Drives Long-Run Biodiversity Change? New Insights from Combining Economics, Paleoecology and Environmental History." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 57(1):5-20.

Koch, Evamaria W., Edward B. Barbier, Brian R. Silliman, Denise J. Reed, Gerardo M.E. Perillo, Sally D. Hacker, Elise F. Granek, Jurgenne H. Primavera, Nyawire Muthiga, Stephen Polasky, Benjamin S Halpern, Chris J Kennedy, Carrie V Kappel and Eric Wolanski. 2009. "Non-Linearity in Ecosystem Services: Temporal and Spatial Variability in Coastal Protection." Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 7(1):29-37.

Barbier, E.B. 2008. "Ecosystems as Natural Assets." Foundations and Trends in Microeconomics 4(8):611-681

Barbier, E.B. 2008. "Letter: Paying for a Dirty and Leaky Bucket: Further Comments on the Bailout," The Economists' Voice Vol. 5 : Iss. 7, Article 5.

Barbier, E.B., Koch, E.W., Silliman, B.R., Hacker, S.D., Wolanski, E., Primavera, J., Granek, E.F., Polasky, S., Aswani, S., Cramer, L.A., Stoms, D.M., Kennedy, C.J., Bael, D., Kappel, C.V., Perillo, G.M. and Reed, D.J. 2008. "Response to N. Koedam and F. Dahdouh-Guebas's E-Letter: Ecological Quality Changes Precede Changes in Quantity in Mangrove Forests." Science (E-Letter, 2 October 2008)

Barbier, E.B. 2008. "Poverty, Development, and Ecological Services." International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics 2(1):1-27.

Bhaduri, A. and Barbier, E.B. 2008. "Political Altruism of Transboundary Water Sharing." The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy Vol. 8: Iss. 1 (Topics), Article 32.

Umanskaya, V.I. and Barbier, E.B. 2008. "Can Rich Countries Become Pollution Havens?" Review of International Economics 16(4):627-640.

Walters, B.B., Ronnback, P., Kovacs, J., Crona, B., Hussain, S.A., Badola, R., Primavera, J., Barbier, E.B. and Dahdouh-Guebas, F. 2008. "Ethnobiology, Socio-economics and Management of Mangrove Forests: A Review." Aquatic Botany 89(2):220-236.

Barbier, E.B., Koch, E.W., Silliman, B.R., Hacker, S.D., Wolanski, E., Primavera, J., Granek, E.F., Polasky, S., Aswani, S., Cramer, L.A., Stoms, D.M., Kennedy, C.J., Bael, D., Kappel, C.V., Perillo, G.M. and Reed, D.J. 2008. Vegetation's Role in Coastal Protection.. Science 320:176-177.

Barbier, E.B. 2008. "In the Wake of Tsunami: Lessons Learned from the Household Decision to Replant Mangroves in Thailand." Resource and Energy Economics 30:229-249

Bhaduri, A. and Barbier, E.B. 2008. "International Water Transfer and Sharing: The Case of the Ganges River." Environment and Development Economics 13(1):29-52.

Barbier, E.B., Koch, E.W., Silliman, B.R., Hacker, S.D., Wolanski, E., Primavera, J., Granek, E.F., Polasky, S., Aswani, S., Cramer, L.A., Stoms, D.M., Kennedy, C.J., Bael, D., Kappel, C.V., Perillo, G.M. and Reed, D.J. 2008. "Coastal Ecosystem-Based Management with Nonlinear Ecological Functions and Values." Science 319:321-323.

Barbier, E.B. 2007. Natural Capital and Labor Allocation: Mangrove-Dependent Households in Thailand. Journal of Environment and Development 16(December): 398-431.

Barbier, E.B. 2007. "Land Conversion, Interspecific Competition and Bioinvasion in a Tropical Ecosystem." Journal of Agricultural & Applied Economics 39(October):133-147.

Barbier, E.B. and M. Rauscher. 2007. "Trade and Development in a Labor-Surplus Economy" The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy: Vol. 7: Iss. 1 (Topics), Article 45.

Barbier, E.B. and Hultberg, P. 2007. "Economic Integration, Environmental Harmonization and Firm Relocation." Environment and Development Economics 12(3):379-402.

Worm, B., Barbier, E.B., Beaumont, N., Duffy, J.E., Folke, C., Halpern, B.S., Jackson, J.B.C., Lotzke, H.K., Micehli, F., Palumbi, S.R., Sala, E., Selkoe, K.A., Stachowicz, J.J. and Watson, R. 2007. "Biodiversity Loss in the Oceans: How Bad Is It?" Science 316:1282-1284.

Pascual, U. and Barbier, E.B. 2007. "On Price Liberalization, Poverty and Shifting Cultivation: An Example from Mexico." Land Economics, 83(2):192-216.

Bateman, Ian J., Barbier, E.B. and Barrett, S. 2007. "Introduction to the Special Issue in Honour of David W. Pearce: Environmental Economics and Policy." Environmental and Resource Economics 37:1-6.

Barbier, E.B. 2007. "Frontiers and Sustainable Economic Development." Environmental and Resource Economics 37:271-295.

Barbier, E.B. 2007. "Valuing Ecosystem Services as Productive Inputs" Economic Policy 22 (49): 177.229.

Barbier, E.B. 2006. "Book Review: An Economic Approach for Water Management and Conflict Resolution in the Middle East and Beyond." Journal of Economic Literature 44: 1074-1075.

Worm, B., Barbier, E.B., Beaumont, N., Duffy, J.E., Folke, C., Halpern, B.S., Jackson, J.B.C., Lotzke, H.K., Micehli, F., Palumbi, S.R., Sala, E., Selkoe, K.A., Stachowicz, J.J. and Watson, R. 2006. "Impacts of Biodiversity Loss on Ocean Ecosystem Services." Science 314:787-790.

Barbier, E.B. and Knowler, D. 2006. "Commercialization Decisions and the Economics of Introduction." Euphytica 148(1/2):151-164.

Barbier, E.B. 2006. "Natural Barriers to Natural Disasters: Replanting Mangroves after the Tsunami." Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 4(3):124-131.

Pascual, U. and Barbier, E.B. 2006. "Deprived Land-Use Intensification in Shifting Cultivation: The Population Pressure Hypothesis Revisited" Agricultural Economics 34:155-165.

Barbier, E.B.and Heal, G.R. 2006. "Valuing Ecosystem Services." The Economists. Voice Vol. 3: No. 3, Article 2. Available at

Knowler, D. and Barbier, E. 2005. "Managing the Black Sea Anchovy Fishery with Nutrient Enrichment and a Biological Invader". Marine Resource Economics 20(3): 263-285.

Barbier, E.B. 2005. "Natural Resource-Based Economic Development in History." World Economics 6(3):103-152.

Barbier, E.B., Damania, R. and Leonard, D. 2005. "Corruption, Trade and Resource Conversion" Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 50:276-299.

Bulte, E.H. and Barbier, E.B. 2005. "Trade and Renewable Resources in a Second-Best World: An Overview." Environmental and Resource Economics 30(4):423-463.

Knowler, D. and Barbier, E.B. 2005. "Importing Exotic Plants and the Risk of Invasion: Are Market-Based Instruments Adequate?" Ecological Economics 52:341-354.

Barbier, E.B. 2005. "Frontier Expansion and Economic Development." Contemporary Economic Policy 23(2):286-303.

Barbier, E.B. 2004. "Explaining Agricultural Land Expansion and Deforestation in Developing Countries." American Journal of Agricultural Economics 86(5):1347-1353.

Hultberg, P. and E.B. Barbier. 2004. "Cross-Country Policy Harmonization with Rent-Seeking." Contributions to Economic Analysis & Policy Vol. 3: Iss. 2. Article 4. a href="">

Barbier, E.B. and Shogren, J.R. 2004. "Growth with Endogenous Risk of Biological Invasion." Economic Inquiry 42(4):587-601.

Barbier, E.B. and Bulte, E.H. 2004. "Introduction to the Symposium on Trade, Renewable Resources and Biodiversity." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 48(2):883-890.

Barbier, E.B. and Cox, M. 2004. "An Economic Analysis of Shrimp Farm Expansion and Mangrove Conversion in Thailand," Land Economics 80(3):389-407.

Benhin, J.K.A. and Barbier, E.B. 2004. "Structural Adjustment Programme, Deforestation and Biodiversity Loss in Ghana." Environmental and Resource Economics 27:337-366.

Barbier, E.B. 2004. "Water and Economic Growth." Economic Record 80: 1-16.

Barbier, E.B. 2004. "Agricultural Expansion, Resource Booms and Growth in Latin America: Implications for Long-Run Economic Development," World Development 32(1):137-157.

Barbier, E.B. 2003. "Upstream Dams and Downstream Water Allocation - The Case of the Hadejia-Jama'are Floodplain, Northern Nigeria," Water Resources Research 39(11):1311-1319.

Barbier, E.B., 2003. "Explaining Agricultural Expansion Resource Booms and Growth in Latin America," Environment Development and Sustainability 5: 437-458.

Barbier, E.B. and Cox, M. 2003. "Does Economic Development Lead to Mangrove Loss? A Cross-Country Analysis," Contemporary Economic Policy 21(4):418-432.

Barbier, E.B., 2003, "The Role of Natural Resources in Economic Development." Australian Economic Papers 42(2):253-272.

Rodwell, L.D., Barbier, E.B., Roberts, C.M. and McClanahan, T.R., 2003, "The Importance of Habitat Quality for Marine Reserve-Fishery Linkages." Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 60:171-181.

Barbier, E.B. 2003. "Habitat-Fishery Linkages and Mangrove Loss in Thailand," Contemporary Economic Policy, 21(1):59-77.

Rodwell, L.D., Barbier, E.B., Roberts, C.M. and McClanahan, T.R. 2002. "A Model of Tropical Marine Reserve-Fishery Linkages," Natural Resource Modeling, 15(4):453-486.

Acharya, G. and Barbier, E.B. 2002. "Using Domestic Water Analysis to Value Groundwater Recharge in the Hadejia-Jama.are Floodplain, Northern Nigeria," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 84(2):415-426.

Barbier, E.B., Strand, I. and Sathirathai, S. 2002. "Do Open Access Conditions Affect the Valuation of an Externality? Estimating the Welfare Effects of Mangrove-Fishery Linkages," Environmental and Resource Economics 21(4):343-367.

Barbier, E.B. and Cox, M. 2002. "Economic and Demographic Factors Affecting Mangrove Loss in the Coastal Provinces of Thailand, 1979-1996," Special Issue of Ambio, 3(4):351-357.

Barbier, E.B. 2002. "Institutional Constraints and Deforestation: An Application to Mexico," Economic Inquiry, 40(3):508-519.

Barrett, C.B., Barbier, E.B. and Reardon, T. 2002. "Agroindustrialization, Globalization, and International Development: the Environmental Implications," Environment and Development Economics, 6:419-433.

Perrings, C., M. Williamson, E.B. Barbier, D. Delfino, S. Dalmazzone, J. Shogren, P. Simmons, and A. Watkinson. 2002. "Biological Invasion risks and the Public Good: an Economic Perspective," Conservation Ecology, 6(1):1.

Knowler, D., Barbier, E.B.and Strand, I. 2001. "An Open-Access Model of Fisheries and Nutrient Enrichment in the Black Sea," Marine Resource Economics, 16(3):195-217.

Barbier, E.B. 2001. "A Note on the Economics of Biological Invasions," Ecological Economics, 39(197-202.

Barbier, E.B. and Burgess, J.C. 2001. "The Economics of Tropical Deforestation," Journal of Economic Surveys, 15(3):413-432.

Barbier, E.B. and Burgess, J.C. 2001. "Tropical Deforestation, Tenure Insecurity and Unsustainability," Forest Science, 47(4):497-509.

Benhin, J. and Barbier, E.B. 2001. "The Effects of the Structural Adjustment Program on Deforestation in Ghana," Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 30/1:66-80.

Barbier, E.B. 2001. "The Economics of Tropical Deforestation and Land Use: An Introduction to the Special Issue," Land Economics, 77:155-171.

Sathirathai, S. and Barbier, E.B. 2001. "Valuing Mangrove Conservation in Southern Thailand," Contemporary Economic Policy, 19(2):109-122.

Barbier, E.B. 2000. "The Economic Linkages between Rural Poverty and Land Degradation: Some Evidence from Africa," Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 82:355-370.

Barbier, E.B. 2000. "Valuing the Environment as Input: Applications to Mangrove-Fishery Linkages," Ecological Economics, 35:47-61.

Barbier, E.B. 2000. "Links between Economic Liberalization and Rural Resource Degradation in the Developing Regions," Agricultural Economics, 23:299-310.

Barbier, E.B. 2000. "Biodiversity, Trade and International Agreements," Journal of Economic Studies, 27(1/2):55-74.

Acharya, G. and Barbier, E.B. 2000. "Valuing Groundwater Recharge Through Agricultural Production in the Hadejia-Nguru Wetlands in Northern Nigeria," Agricultural Economics, 22:247-259.

Cox, M., Barbier, E.B., White, P.C.L., Newton-Cross, G.A., Kinsella, L. and Kennedy, H.J. 1999. "Public Preferences Regarding Rabies-Prevention Policies in the UK," Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 41:257-270.

Barbier, E.B. 1999. "Endogenous Growth and Natural Resource Scarcity," Environmental and Resource Economics, 14(1):51 74.

Barbier, E.B. and Homer-Dixon, T. 1999. "Resource Scarcity, Institutional Adaptation, and Technical Innovation," Ambio, 28(2):144-147.

Barbier, E.B. 1999. "The Effects of the Uruguay Round Tariff Reductions on the Forest Products Trade: A Partial Equilibrium Analysis," World Economy, 22(1):87-115.

Barbier, E.B. 1998. "Deforestation, Land Degradation and Rural Poverty in Latin America: Examining the Evidence," Planejamento e Polícas Púas (Public Planning and Policy), Instituto de Pesquisa Econôa Aplicada (IPEA), Brazil, Special Issue on Economic Issues for Environmental Policymaking in Developing Countries, 18:155-170.

Barbier, E.B. and Thompson, J.R. 1998. "The Value of Water: Floodplain versus Large-Scale Irrigation Benefits in Northern Nigeria," Ambio, 27(6):434-440.

Barbier, E.B. and Strand, I. 1998. "Valuing Mangrove-Fishery Linkages: A Case Study of Campeche, Mexico," Environmental and Resource Economics, 12:151-166.

Parks, P., Barbier, E.B., and Burgess, J.C. 1998. "Forest Land Use Options in Temperate and Tropical Forests," Special Issue: Frontiers of Environmental and Resource Economics, Environmental and Resource Economics, 11(3-4): 473-487.

Barbier, E.B. 1997. "Introduction to the Special Issue on Environmental Kuznets Curves," Environment and Development Economics, 2(4):369-381.

Barbier, E.B. and. Burgess, J.C. 1997. "Economic Analysis of Tropical Forest Land Use Options," Land Economics, 73(2):174-195.

Barbier, E.B. and Schulz, C.-E. 1997. "Wildlife, Biodiversity and Trade," Environment and Development Economics, 2(2):33-60.

Barbier, E.B. 1997. "The Economic Determinants of Land Degradation in Developing Countries," Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Series B 352:891-899.

Barbier, E.B. and Burgess, J.C. 1996. "Economic Analysis of Deforestation in Mexico," Environment and Development Economics, 1(2):203-240.

Stern, D., Common, M. and Barbier, E.B. 1996. "Economic Growth and Environmental Degradation: The Environmental Kuznets Curve and Sustainable Development," World Development, 24(7):1151-1160.

Barbier, E.B. and Aylward, B.A. 1996. "Capturing the Pharmaceutical Value of Biodiversity in a Developing Country," Environmental and Resource Economics, 8(2):157-191.

Barbier, E.B., Bockstael, N., Burgess, J.C. and Strand, I. 1995. "The Linkages between the Timber Trade and Tropical Deforestation - Indonesia," World Economy, 18(3):411-442.

Barbier, E.B. and Bishop, J.T. 1995. "Economic and Social Values Affecting Soil and Water Conservation in Developing Countries," Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, (March-April):133-135.

Barbier, E.B. 1995. "The Role of Trade Interventions in the Sustainable Management of Key Resources: The Cases of African Elephant Ivory and Tropical Timber," Journal of Environment and Development, 4(2):1-32.

Barbier, E.B. 1995. "The Economics of Forestry and Conservation: Values and Policies," Commonwealth Forestry Review, Special Issue on Forestry and Conservation, 74(1):26-34.

Barbier, E.B. 1995. "Trade Barriers in Forest Products and the Implications of the Uruguay Round for GATT," Unasylva, 46(183):3-10.

Barbier, E.B., and Rauscher, M. 1994. "Trade, Tropical Deforestation and Policy Interventions," Environmental and Resource Economics, 4:75-90.

Barbier, E.B. 1994. "Valuing Environmental Functions: Tropical Wetlands," Land Economics, 70(2):155-174.

Barbier, E.B. 1993. "Valuing Tropical Wetland Benefits: Economic Methodologies and Applications," Geographical Journal, Part 1, 159:22-32, March.

Barbier, E.B. 1993. "Economic Aspects of Tropical Deforestation in Southeast Asia," Global Ecology and Biogeography Letters, 3:1-20.

Barbier, E.B. 1992. "Rehabilitating Gum Arabic Systems in Sudan: Economic and Environmental Implications," Environmental and Resource Economics, 2:341-352.

Barbier, E.B. and Aylward, B.A. 1992. "Valuing Environmental Functions in Developing Countries," Biodiversity and Conservation, 1:34-50.

Barbier, E.B. and Pearce, D.W. 1991. "Global Warming: A View from Europe," The Energy Journal, 12(1):147-160.

Barbier, E.B., Burgess, J.C. and Markandya, A. 1991. "The Economics of Tropical Deforestation," Ambio, 20(2):52-54.

Barbier, E.B. 1993. "Managing Trade and Environment: The Demand for Raw Ivory in Japan and Hong Kong", World Economy, 16(6) 407-430.

Barbier, E.B. and Pearce, D.W. 1990. "Thinking Economically About Climate Change," Energy Policy, 11-18.

Barbier, E.B. and Markandya, A., 1990, "The Conditions for Achieving Environmentally Sustainable Development," European Economic Review, 34:659-669.

Barbier, E.B., Markandya, A. and Pearce, D.W., 1990, "Sustainable Agricultural Development and Project Appraisal," European Review of Agricultural Economics, 17:181-96.

Barbier, E.B., 1990, "The Farm-Level Economics of Soil Conservation: The Uplands of Java," Land Economics, 66(2):199-211.

Barbier, E.B., 1990, "Alternative Approaches to Economic-Environmental Interaction," Ecological Economics, 2:7-26.

Barbier, E.B., Pearce, D.W. and Markandya, A., 1990, "Environmental Sustainability and Cost Benefit Analysis," Environment and Planning A, 22:1259-66.

Barbier, E.B., 1989, "The Global Greenhouse Effect: Economic Impacts and Policy Options," Natural Resources Forum, 13:65-77.

Barbier, E.B., 1989, "Cash Crops, Food Crops and Agricultural Sustainablity: The Case of Indonesia," World Development, 17(6):1378-87.

Barbier, E.B., 1989, "The Contributions of Environmental and Resource Economics to an Economics of Sustainable Development," Development and Change, 20(3):429-59.

Barbier, E.B., 1989, "Sustainable Agriculture on Marginal Land: A Policy Framework," Environment, 31(9):12-40.

Barbier, E.B., 1988, "Economic Valuation of Environmental Impacts," Project Appraisal, 3:143-50.

Conway, G.R. and Barbier, E.B., 1988, "After the Green Revolution: Sustainable and Equitable Agricultural Development," Futures, 20:651-71.

Barbier, E.B., 1987, "The Concept of Sustainable Economic Development," Environmental Conservation 14(2):101-10.

Barbier, E.B. and Mahoney, N., 1985, "Do Workers' Co-operatives Innovate in the Third World?", Science and Public Policy, 12:67-71.