Prof. Dr. Beat Hintermann: Public Economics


Selected Publications

Hintermann, Beat, and Maja Zarkovic. “Carbon Pricing in Switzerland: A Fusion of Taxes, Command-and-Control, and Permit Markets”. Ifo DICE Report 18, no. 1 (2020): 35-41. https://www.ifo.de/DocDL/ifo-dice-2020-1-spring.pdf, https://www.ifo.de/en/publikationen/2020/article-journal/carbon-pricing-switzerland-fusion-taxes-command-and-control-and.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, and Marc Gronwald. “Linking With Uncertainty: The Relationship Between EU ETS Pollution Permits and Kyoto Offsets”. Environmental and Resource Economics 74, no. 2 (May 9, 2019): 761-84. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10640-019-00346-7.   edoc | Open Access
Kuhlmey, Florian, and Beat Hintermann. “The Welfare Costs of Tiebout Sorting With True Public Goods”. International Tax and Public Finance 26, no. 5 (April 11, 2019): 1166-1210. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10797-019-09534-z.   edoc | Open Access
Armbruster, Stephanie, and Beat Hintermann. “Decentralization With Porous Borders: Public Production in a Federation With Tax Competition and Spillovers”. International Tax and Public Finance, 2019, 1-37. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10797-019-09572-7.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat. “Market Power in Emission Permit Markets: Theory and Evidence from the EU ETS”. Environmental and Resource Economics 66, no. 1 (2017): 89-112. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10640-015-9939-4.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, and Thomas F. Rutherford. “Social Planning and Coercion under Bounded Rationality With an Application to Environmental Policy”. International Tax and Public Finance 24, no. 5 (2016): 854-78. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10797-016-9433-0.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat. “Pass-through of CO2 Emission Costs to Hourly Electricity Prices in Germany”. Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists 3, no. 4 (2016): 857-91. https://doi.org/10.1086/688486.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, Sonja Peterson, and Wilfried Rickels. “Price and Market Behavior in Phase II of the EU ETS: A Review of the Literature”. Review of Environmental Economics and Policy 10, no. 1 (2016): 108-28. https://doi.org/10.1093/reep/rev015.   edoc | Open Access
Fell, Harrison, Beat Hintermann, and Herman Vollebergh. “Carbon Content of Electricity Futures in Phase II of the EU ETS”. The Energy Journal 36, no. 4 (2015): 61-83. https://doi.org/10.5547/01956574.36.4.hfel.   edoc | Open Access
Higgins, Nathaniel, Beat Hintermann, and Molly Brown. “A Model of West African Millet Prices in Rural Markets”. Food Policy 52 (2015): 33-43. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodpol.2014.09.011.   edoc | Open Access

Publication list

Journal articles

Hintermann, Beat, and Maja Zarkovic. “Carbon Pricing in Switzerland: A Fusion of Taxes, Command-and-Control, and Permit Markets”. Ifo DICE Report 18, no. 1 (2020): 35-41. https://www.ifo.de/DocDL/ifo-dice-2020-1-spring.pdf, https://www.ifo.de/en/publikationen/2020/article-journal/carbon-pricing-switzerland-fusion-taxes-command-and-control-and.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, and Marc Gronwald. “Linking With Uncertainty: The Relationship Between EU ETS Pollution Permits and Kyoto Offsets”. Environmental and Resource Economics 74, no. 2 (May 9, 2019): 761-84. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10640-019-00346-7.   edoc | Open Access
Kuhlmey, Florian, and Beat Hintermann. “The Welfare Costs of Tiebout Sorting With True Public Goods”. International Tax and Public Finance 26, no. 5 (April 11, 2019): 1166-1210. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10797-019-09534-z.   edoc | Open Access
Armbruster, Stephanie, and Beat Hintermann. “Decentralization With Porous Borders: Public Production in a Federation With Tax Competition and Spillovers”. International Tax and Public Finance, 2019, 1-37. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10797-019-09572-7.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat. “Market Power in Emission Permit Markets: Theory and Evidence from the EU ETS”. Environmental and Resource Economics 66, no. 1 (2017): 89-112. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10640-015-9939-4.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, and Thomas F. Rutherford. “Social Planning and Coercion under Bounded Rationality With an Application to Environmental Policy”. International Tax and Public Finance 24, no. 5 (2016): 854-78. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10797-016-9433-0.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat. “Pass-through of CO2 Emission Costs to Hourly Electricity Prices in Germany”. Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists 3, no. 4 (2016): 857-91. https://doi.org/10.1086/688486.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, Sonja Peterson, and Wilfried Rickels. “Price and Market Behavior in Phase II of the EU ETS: A Review of the Literature”. Review of Environmental Economics and Policy 10, no. 1 (2016): 108-28. https://doi.org/10.1093/reep/rev015.   edoc | Open Access
Fell, Harrison, Beat Hintermann, and Herman Vollebergh. “Carbon Content of Electricity Futures in Phase II of the EU ETS”. The Energy Journal 36, no. 4 (2015): 61-83. https://doi.org/10.5547/01956574.36.4.hfel.   edoc | Open Access
Higgins, Nathaniel, Beat Hintermann, and Molly Brown. “A Model of West African Millet Prices in Rural Markets”. Food Policy 52 (2015): 33-43. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodpol.2014.09.011.   edoc | Open Access

Books and Book Items

Gronwald, Marc, and Beat Hintermann. “The EU ETS”. In Emissions Trading Systems As a Policy Instrument: Evaluation and Prospects, edited by Marc Gronwald and Beat Hintermann, 15-23. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2015, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2015.   edoc | Open Access
Gronwald, Marc, and Beat Hintermann, eds. Emissions Trading As a Policy Instrument : Evaluation and Prospects. CESifo Seminar Series. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2015, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2015. https://www.jstor.org/stable/j.ctt17kk9m7.   edoc
Hintermann, Beat, and Ian Alexander MacKenzie. “Reassessing the Importance of Initial Allocation Methods in Emission Permit Markets”. In Advances in Environmental Research, edited by Justin A. Daniels, 12:207-38. Advances in Environmental Research. Hauppauge: Nova Science Publishers, 2011, Hauppauge: Nova Science Publishers, 2011. https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=32050, https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=23_29&products_id=19164.   edoc | Open Access

Discussion Papers

Reich, Stephanie K., Beat Hintermann, and Andreas Zischg. “Informed by Wet Feet: How Do Floods Affect Property Prices?”. WWZ Working Paper 2020. Basel: WWZ, December 8, 2020, Basel: WWZ, December 8, 2020.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, Maja Zarkovic, Corrado Di Maria, and Ulrich J. Wagner. “The Effect of Climate Policy on Productivity and Cost Pass-through in the German Manufacturing Sector”. WWZ Working Paper 2020. Basel: WWZ, September 30, 2020, Basel: WWZ, September 30, 2020.   edoc | Open Access
Di Maria, Corrado, Maja Zarkovic, and Beat Hintermann. “Are Emissions Trading Schemes Cost-Effective?”. WWZ Working Paper 2020. Basel: WWZ, September 30, 2020, Basel: WWZ, September 30, 2020.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, and Maja Zarkovic. “A Carbon Horse Race: Abatement Subsidies Vs. Permit Trading in Switzerland”. WWZ Working Paper. Basel: WWZ, May 19, 2020, Basel: WWZ, May 19, 2020.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, and Stephanie Armbruster. “Decentralization With Porous Borders: Public Production in a Federation With Tax Competition and Spillovers”. WWZ Working Papers 2019. WWZ, January 23, 2019, WWZ, January 23, 2019.   edoc | Open Access
Kuhlmey, Florian, and Beat Hintermann. “The Welfare Costs of Tiebout Sorting With True Public Goods”. WWZ Working Papers 2019. Basel: WWZ, December 6, 2018, Basel: WWZ, December 6, 2018.   edoc | Open Access
Hintermann, Beat, and Matthias Minke. “The Value of Extending Life at Its End: Health Care Allocation in the Presence of Learning Spillovers”. WWZ Working Papers 2018. Basel: WWZ, June 5, 2018, Basel: WWZ, June 5, 2018.   edoc | Open Access
Götschi, Thomas, and Beat Hintermann. “Valuation of Public Investment to Support Bicycling (FV-09)”. WWZ Discussion Papers 2013. WWZ, University of Basel, January 15, 2013, WWZ, University of Basel, January 15, 2013.   edoc | Open Access