Jon Strand

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Main current scientific interests

· Natural resources economics: Valuation and mapping of tropical rainforests; optimal management of renewable and non-renewable resources.

· Environmental economics: Environmental taxation; stated and revealed preference methods for environmental valuation; valuation of statistical life.

· Climate policy: Climate policy instrument modeling; price versus quantitative instruments in climate policy, allocation problems with offset markets; infrastructure and climate policy.

· Public, transportation and energy economics: Political economy of energy subsidies; taxation of international aviation and shipping; externality costs in road transport.

· Water economics: Tap and non-tap water demand analysis; impacts of improved water services; water utilities in low-income countries.

· Cost-benefit analysis of projects which involve environmental, natural resource, energy and health impacts.

Curriculum Vitae

Tags: Economics, Climate Policy, Water economics, Natural resources


  • Strand, Jon (2017). Modeling the marginal value of rainforest losses: A dynamic value function approach. Ecological Economics.  ISSN 0921-8009.  131, s 322- 329 . doi:
  • Karp, Larry; Siddiqui, Sauleh & Strand, Jon (2016). Dynamic Climate Policy with Both Strategic and Non-strategic Agents: Taxes Versus Quantities. Environmental and Resource Economics.  ISSN 0924-6460.  65(1), s 135- 158 . doi: 10.1007/s10640-015-9901-5
  • Framstad, Nils Christian & Strand, Jon (2015). Energy intensive infrastructure investments with retrofits in continuous time: Effects of uncertainty on energy use and carbon emissions. Resource and Energy Economics.  ISSN 0928-7655.  41, s 1- 18 . doi: 10.1016/j.reseneeco.2015.03.003
  • Rosendahl, Knut Einar & Strand, Jon (2014). Emissions Trading with Offset Markets and Free Quota Allocations. Environmental and Resource Economics.  ISSN 0924-6460.  61, s 243- 271 . doi: 10.1007/s10640-014-9791-y
  • Strand, Jon (2014). Implications of a lowered damage trajectory for mitigation in a continuous-time stochastic model. Energy Economics.  ISSN 0140-9883.  42, s 43- 49 . doi: 10.1016/j.eneco.2013.11.006
  • Strand, Jon; Miller, Sebastian & Siddiqui, Sauleh (2014). Long-run carbon emission implications of energy-intensive infrastructure investments with a retrofit option. Energy Economics.  ISSN 0140-9883.  46, s 308- 317 . doi:
  • Framstad, Nils Christian & Strand, Jon (2013). Energy Intensive Infrastructure Investments with Retrofits in Continuous Time: Effects of Uncertainty on Energy Use and Carbon Emissions. Memorandum from Department of Economics, University of Oslo.  ISSN 0809-8786.  2013(11)
  • Strand, Jon (2013). Strategic climate policy with offsets and incomplete abatement: Carbon taxes versus cap-and-trade. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.  ISSN 0095-0696.  66, s 202- 218 . doi:
  • Strand, Jon; Keen, Michael & Jones, Benjamin (2013). Fiscal implications of climate change. International Tax and Public Finance.  ISSN 0927-5940.  20, s 29- 70 . doi: DOI 10.1007/s10797-012-9214-3
  • Strand, Jon; Keen, Michael & Parry, Ian (2013). Planes, ships and taxes: charging for international aviation and maritime emissions. Economic Policy: A European Forum.  ISSN 0266-4658.  28(76), s 701- 749 . doi: DOI: 10.1111/1468-0327.12019
  • Rosendahl, Knut Einar & Strand, Jon (2012). Emissions trading with offset markets and free quota allocations . SSB - Discussion papers.  ISSN 0809-733X.  (719)
  • Strand, Jon (2012). Low-level versus high-level equilibrium in public utility services. Journal of Public Economics.  ISSN 0047-2727.  96, s 163- 172 . doi: doi:10.1016/j.jpubeco.2011.09.004
  • Strand, Jon & Parry, Ian (2012). International fuel tax assessment: an application to Chile. Environment and Development Economics.  ISSN 1355-770X.  17, s 127- 144 . doi: doi:10.1017/S1355770X11000404
  • Strand, Jon & Rosendahl, Knut Einar (2012). Global emissions effects of CDM projects with relative baselines. Resource and Energy Economics.  ISSN 0928-7655.  34(4), s 533- 548 . doi: 10.1016/j.reseneeco.2012.05.003
  • Navrud, Ståle & Strand, Jon (2011). Using Hedonic Pricing for Estimating Compensation Payments for Noise and Other Externalities from New Roads, In Jeffrey L. Bennett (ed.),  International Handbook on Non-Market Environmental Valuation.  Edward Elgar Publishing.  ISBN 978 1 84844 425 6.  Chapter 2.  s 14 - 36
  • Rosendahl, Knut Einar & Strand, Jon (2011). Carbon Leakage from the Clean Development Mechanism. Energy Journal.  ISSN 0195-6574.  32(4), s 27- 50 . doi: 10.5547/ISSN0195-6574-EJ-Vol32-No4-2
  • Strand, Jon (2011). Carbon offsets with endogenous environmental policy. Energy Economics.  ISSN 0140-9883.  33, s 371- 378 . doi: doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2010.11.006
  • Strand, Jon (2010). DECENTRALISED AND COOPERATIVE AID PROVISION WITH SHORT-TERM AND LONG-TERM AID. Journal of International Development.  ISSN 0954-1748.  22(7), s 906- 919
  • Strand, Jon (2010). Optimal fossil-fuel taxation with backstop technologies and tenure risk. Energy Economics.  ISSN 0140-9883.  32(2), s 418- 422 . doi: 10.1016/j.eneco.2009.06.013
  • Strand, Jon; BRIAND, ANNE; Nauges, Céline & Travers, Muriel (2009). The impact of tap connection on water use: the case of household water consumption in Dakar, Senegal.. Environment and Development Economics.  ISSN 1355-770X.  15, s 107- 126 . doi: doi:10.1017/S1355770X09990076
  • Nauges, Céline; Strand, Jon & Ian, Walker (2008). The value of water connections in Central American cities: a revealed preference study. Environment and Development Economics.  ISSN 1355-770X.  14, s 349- 370 . doi: doi:10.1017/S1355770X08004816
  • Strand, Jon (2007). Public-good valuation and intra-family allocation. Environmental and Resource Economics.  ISSN 0924-6460.  38, s 527- 543 . doi: 10.1007/s10640-007-9098-3
  • Strand, Jon (2007). Technology Treaties and Fossil-Fuels Extraction. Energy Journal.  ISSN 0195-6574.  28(4)
  • Strand, Jon & Keen, Michael (2007). Indirect Taxes on International Aviation. Fiscal studies.  ISSN 0143-5671.  28(1), s 1- 41 . doi: 10.1111/j.1475-5890.2007.00046.x
  • Strand, Jon & Nauges, Céline (2007). Estimation of non-tap water demand in Central American cities. Resource and Energy Economics.  ISSN 0928-7655.  29, s 165- 182 . doi: doi:10.1016/j.reseneeco.2006.05.002
  • Strand, Jon (2006). Valuation of environmental improvements in continuous time with mortality and morbidity effects. Resource and Energy Economics.  ISSN 0928-7655.  28, s 229- 241 . doi: doi:10.1016/j.reseneeco.2006.02.003
  • Strand, Jon & Mundaca, Gabriela (2006). Impacts of macroeconomic policies on the environment, resources, and welfare in developing countries, In Ramon Lopez & Michael A. Toman (ed.),  Economic Development and Environmental Sustainability: New Policy Options.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 9780199297993.  Kapittel 3.  s 90 - 121
  • Hatlestad, Borgny; Navrud, Ståle; Strand, Jon; Trædal, Yngve & Zhang, T. (2005). Eiendomspriser og støy. Kart og Plan.  ISSN 0047-3278.  98(2), s 80- 83
  • Mundaca, Gabriela & Strand, Jon (2005). A risk allocation approach to optimal exchange rate policy . Oxford Economic Papers.  ISSN 0030-7653.  57
  • Strand, Jon (2005). Deriving values of statistical lives from observations of speed limits and driving behaviour. Journal of Transport Economics and Policy.  ISSN 0022-5258.  39
  • Strand, Jon (2005). Individual and Household Values of Mortality Reductions with Intrhousehold Bargaining. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty.  ISSN 0895-5646.  31(02), s 217- 236 . doi: DOI: 10.1007/s11166-005-3555-6
  • Strand, Jon & Walkers, Ian (2005). Water markets and demand in Central American cities. Environment and Development Economics.  ISSN 1355-770X.  0(03), s 313- 335
  • Aabø, Svanhild; Aabo, S & Strand, Jon (2004). Public library valuation, nonuse values, and altruistic motivations. Library & Information Science Research.  ISSN 0740-8188.  26(3), s 351- 372
  • Veisten, Knut; Hoen, Hans Fredrik; Navrud, Ståle & Strand, Jon (2004). Scope insensitivity in contingent valuation of complex environmental aamenities. Journal of Environmental Management.  ISSN 0301-4797.  73, s 317- 331 . doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2004.07.008
  • Veisten, Knut; Hoen, Hans Fredrik & Strand, Jon (2004). Sequencing and the Adding-up Property in Contingent Valuation of Endangered Species: Are Contingent Non-Use Values Economic Values?. Environmental and Resource Economics.  ISSN 0924-6460.  29(4), s 419- 433 . doi: 10.1007/s10640-004-9458-1
  • Strand, Jon (2003). The decline or expansion of unions: A bargaining model with heterogeneous labor. European Journal of Political Economy.  ISSN 0176-2680.  19, s 317- 340
  • Strand, Jon (2002). Effects of progressive taxes under decentralized bargaining and heterogeneous labor. International Tax and Public Finance.  ISSN 0927-5940.  9(2), s 193- 208
  • Strand, Jon (2002). Social costs and benefits of restoring the Nidaros Cathedral, In Ståle Navrud & Richard Ready (ed.),  Valuing Cultural Heritage.  Edward Elgar Publishing.  s 31 - 39
  • Strand, Jon (2002). Wage bargaining and turnover costs with heterogenous labor and perfect history screening. European Economic Review.  ISSN 0014-2921.  46, s 1209- 1227
  • Strand, Jon & Mundaca, Gabriela (2001). Norsk økonomisk politikk og økt åpenhet i internasjonale kapitalmarkeder, I: Bent Sofus Tranøy & Øyvind Østerud (red.),  Mot et globalisert Norge?.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  s 111 - 133
  • Strand, Jon & Vågnes, Mette (2001). The relationship between property values and railroad proximity: A study based on hedonic prices and real estate brokers' appraisals. Transportation.  ISSN 0049-4488.  28, s 137- 156
  • Strand, Jon (2000). A political economy analysis of water pricing in Honduras' capital, Tegucigalpa, In  The political economy of water pricing reforms.  Oxford University Press, New York.  ISBN 0-19-521594-X.  s 237 - 258
  • Strand, Jon (2000). Mobilitetskostnader i arbeidsmarkedet: Nyere teori og praktiske implikasjoner. Norsk Økonomisk Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0801-9568.
  • Strand, Jon (2000). Wage bargaining and turnover costs with heterogeneous labor and asymmetric information. Labour Economics.  ISSN 0927-5371.  7, s 95- 116
  • Strand, Jon (2000). Wage bargaining and turnover costs with heterogeneous labor and perfect history screening. European Economic Review.  ISSN 0014-2921.
  • Strand, Jon (1999). Efficient environmental taxation under moral hazard. European Journal of Political Economy.  ISSN 0176-2680.  15, s 73- 88
  • Strand, Jon (1999). Efficient environmental taxation under worker-firm bargaining. Environmental and Resource Economics.  ISSN 0924-6460.  13, s 125- 141
  • Strand, Jon (1998). Pollution taxation and revenue recycling with monopoly unions. The Scandinavian Journal of Economics.  ISSN 0347-0520.  100(4), s 756- 780
  • Strand, Jon (1997). Developing-country resource extraction with asymmetric information and sovereign debt: a theoretical analysis. Environment and Development Economics.  ISSN 1355-770X.  2, s 265- 289
  • Strand, Jon (1996). Employment and wages with sector-specific shocks and worker moral hazard. Journal of Economics.  ISSN 0931-8658.  63, s 151- 173
  • Strand, Jon (1996). Environmental policy, worker moral hazard, and the double dividend issue, In Carlo Carraro & Domenico Siniscalco (ed.),  Environmental fiscal reform and unemployment.  Kluwer Academic Publishers.  s 121 - 135
  • Strand, Jon (1996). First-best environmental taxation under moral hazard, In Erling Eide & Roger van den Bergh (ed.),  Law and economics of the environment.  Juridisk Forlag.  s 231 - 242
  • Strand, Jon (1995). Business fluctuations, worker moral hazard, and optimal environmental policy, In Huw Dixon & Neil Rankin (ed.),  The new macroeconomics: Policy effectiveness and imperfect markets.  Cambridge University Press.  s 214 - 233
  • Strand, Jon (1995). Lending terms, debt concessions, and developing countries' resource extraction. Resource and Energy Economics.  ISSN 0928-7655.  17, s 99- 117
  • Strand, Jon; Carlsen, Arne & Wenstøp, Fred (1993). Implicit Environmental Costs in Hydroelectric Development: An Analysis of the Norwegian Master Plan for Water Resources. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.  ISSN 0095-0696.  25(03), s 201- 2011 . doi:

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  • Strand, Jon (ed.) (2016). The Economics and Political Economy of Energy Subsidies. MIT Press.  ISBN 9780262034647.  281 s.

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  • Rosendahl, Knut Einar & Strand, Jon (2013). Emissions trading with offset markets and free quota allocations.
  • Strand, Jon (2010). Taxes and Caps as Climate Policy Instruments with Domestic and Imported Fuels, In  US Energy Tax Policy.  Cambridge University Press.  ISBN 978-0-521-19668-0.  Chapter 7.  s 233 - 268
  • Strand, Jon & Keen, Michael (2006). Indirect taxes on international aviation. IMF Working paper, WP/06/124, FADTP.
  • Strand, Jon (2004). A continous-time value function approach to VSL and VSI valuation. Working paper.
  • Strand, Jon; Hatlestad, Borgny; Navrud, Ståle & Zhang, Tao (2004). Boligprise og nærføringsulemper - Verdireduksjon på grunn av nærføringsulemper fra veg. Rapport for Veidirektoratet.
  • Strand, Jon & Walker, Ian (2004). The value of water connections in Central America cities: A revealed preference study.
  • Strand, Jon (2003). Deriving values of statistical lives from observations of speed limits and driving behavior.
  • Strand, Jon (2003). Interpersonal factors in the valuation of statistical lives. Working Paper.
  • Strand, Jon (2003). Position paper on valuation of statistical lives, on the basis of experience and own work related to HERO. Paper written to the DIEM workshop on Health Valuation at Solstrand Fjord Hotel, 7.-10.juni 2003.
  • Strand, Jon (2003). Water Allocation and demand in Central America: Analysis of tap and non-tap water demand in 17 Central American cities. Rapport for Inter-American Development Bank.
  • Strand, Jon & Mundaca, Gabriela (2003). Impacts of macroeconomic policies on the environment, natural resources and welfare in developing countries. Paper written for the IDP workshop on environmental and resource economics, Columbia University october 2003. (To be published in book volume, edited by Ramon Lope, Joseph Stiglitz and Michael Toman).
  • Strand, Jon & Yin, Hang (2003). Wage distributions under firm wage posting and directed worker search. Working paper.
  • Strand, Jon & Zhu, Weizhen (2003). Valuing statistical lives from choice experiments with incomplete ordering: An ordered-logit approach.
  • Strand, Jon; Veisten, Knut & Hoen, Hans Fredrik (2003). Sequencing and the Adding-Up Property in Contingent Valuation of Endangered Species. Working paper.
  • Strand, Jon (2002). Environmental Kuznets Curves: Empirical relationships between environmental quality and economic development.
  • Strand, Jon (2002). Environmental Kuznets curves: Empirical relationships between environmental quality and economic development.
  • Strand, Jon (2002). Individual and household value of mortality reductions with intrahousehold bargaining.
  • Strand, Jon (2002). Public-good valuation and intrafamily allocation.
  • Strand, Jon & Aabø, Svanhild (2002). Public libary valuation, nonuse values and altruistic motivation.
  • Strand, Jon & Mundaca, Gabriela (2002). When is it optimal to have a monetary union? A risk allocation approach*.
  • Strand, Jon & Walker, Ian (2002). Water markets and demand in Central America: Results based on household sample surveys from 17 cities.
  • Strand, Jon & Walker, Ian (2002). Water markets and water demand in Central America: Results based on household sample surveys from 17 cities.
  • Strand, Jon & Yin, Hang (2002). Wage and technology dispersion with wage bargaining.
  • Mundaca, Gabriela & Strand, Jon (2001). Globaliseringen og norsk økonomi.
  • Strand, Jon (2001). Public- and private-good values of statistical lives: Results from a combined choice-experiment and contingent valuation survey.
  • Strand, Jon (2001). The decline or expansion of unions: A bargaining model with heterogeneous labor.
  • Strand, Jon (2000). Competitive effort and employment determination with team production.
  • Strand, Jon (2000). Tax distortions, household production, and black-market work.
  • Strand, Jon & Aabø, Svanhild (2000). Public library valuation and motivation by altruism.
  • Strand, Jon & Walker, Ian (2000). "Low-level" versus "high-level" equilibrium: A theoretical framework for analysis of urban water markets in Central America.
  • Mundaca, Gabriela & Strand, Jon (1999). The exchange rate as a risk allocation mechanism under wage rigidity and endogenous interest rates.
  • Strand, Jon (1999). Labor unions versus individualized bargaining with heterogeneous labor.
  • Strand, Jon; Halvorsen, Bente; Sælensminde, Kjartan & Wenstøp, Fred (1996). Comparing contingent valuation, conjoint analysis and decision panels: An application to the valuation of reduced damages from air pollution in Norway.

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