Philippe Thalmann

portrait Prof. Philippe Thalmann

Laboratoratory for environmental and urban economics (LEURE)
Faculté de l'Environnement Naturel, Architectural et Construit ENAC
EPF Lausanne
BP 3.127
Station 16
CH-1015 Lausanne

Phone: +41 (0) 21 693 73 21
Phone2: +41 (0) 21 693 93 93
E-mail: philippe.thalmann(at)
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Phone: +41 (0) 21 693 73 21
Phone2: +41 (0) 21 693 93 93
E-mail: philippe.thalmann(at)
URL Institution:
Personal URL: link

Programs in which Philippe Thalmann holds an official function:
OcCC-2member2013 -
ProClim-Advisory Committee2008 -

Additional functions:
Member core evaluation panel SCCERs
Member steering committee NRP66

Key Publications of Philippe Thalmann (up to ten) :
Thalmann, Philippe, Impôts Ecologiques. L'Exemple des Taxes CO2, Presses Polytechniques et Universitaires Romandes, Lausanne, 1997

Baranzini, Andrea, and Philippe Thalmann (eds), Voluntary Approaches in Climate Policy, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, MA, USA, 2004

Baranzini, Andrea, Philippe Thalmann and Camille Gonseth, 'Swiss Climate Policy: Combining VAs with other Instruments under the Menace of a Tax', chapter 14 in: Andrea Baranzini and Philippe Thalmann (eds), Voluntary Approaches in Climate Policy, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA, USA, 2004, 249-276

Thalmann, Philippe, 'The public acceptance of green taxes: 2 million voters express their opinion', Public Choice 119(1-2), April 2004, 179-217

Thalmann, Philippe, et Laurent Viguier, Technology in Climate Policy and Climate Models, numéro spécial de Energy Policy 35(11), November 2007

Gainza, Ronal C., Juan-Carlos Altamirano-Cabrera, Philippe Thalmann, and José-Luis Carrasco-Terceros, "Stakeholder-based scenarios for post-2012 climate policy: a participatory approach", Carbon & Climate Law Review 3(3), 2009, 248-260

Gainza, Ronal C., Philippe Thalmann, Juan-Carlos Altamirano-Cabrera and Laurent Drouet, "Trade-offs and performances of a range of alternative global climate architectures for post-2012", Environmental Science & Policy 13(1), February 2010, 63-71 (DOI:10.1016/ j.envsci.2009.10.003)

Mathys, Nicole, Philippe Thalmann, and Marc Vielle, Special Issue on Energy Modelling, Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics 148(2), June 2012 (280 pages)

Matasci, Cecilia, Nico Barawid, Sylvia Kruse and Philippe Thalmann, "Exploring barriers to climate change adaptation in the Swiss tourism sector", Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, Published online June 2013 (DOI: 10.1007/s11027-013-9471-1)

Brönnimann, Stefan, Christof Appenzeller, Mischa Croci-Maspoli, Jürg Fuhrer, Martin Grosjean, Roland Hohmann, Karin Ingold, Reto Knutti, Mark A. Liniger, Christoph C.Raible, Regine Röthlisberger, Christoph Schär, Simon C. Scherrer, Kuno Strassmann, Philippe Thalmann, "Climate change in Switzerland: A review of physical, institutional and political aspects", WIREs Clim Change, forth. 2014 (DOI: 10.1002/wcc.280)

Expertise of Philippe Thalmann:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
Research Interface / Management
ScopeImpact of Change
Adaptation Measures to Change
Mitigation of Change
Topic Economy/ResourceUseAgriculture, Forestry and Fishery
Trade / Globalisation
Topic TechnologyEfficiency
Topic Politics/LawMitigation / Prevention / Emission Reductions
Topic SocietyPerception / Behaviour / Attitudes
Topic SustainabilitySustainability
Time FrameRecent / Today
Policy Analysis and Formation
Integrated Assessment

Specialties of Philippe Thalmann:
Design and acceptance of green taxes; voluntary approaches; devising and modelling national and international climate policies; assessing the economic impacts of climate change and adaptation
  • Politique climatique

  • Economie du climat

  • Adaptation optimale

  • Modélisation économique de l'adaptation

    Last update: 12/12/16
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