Global Change · Resilience · Natural capital · Ecosystem services · Functional diversity · Adaptive governance · Environmental justice
Erik Gómez-Baggethun, PhD in Ecology and the Environment was a founding member of the Social-Ecological Systems Laboratory. At present he is a senior researcher at the Autonomous University of Barcelona Senior Vising Associate at the University of Oxford. His research covers a variety of topics in ecological economics and global environmental change, fields in which he has produced about fifty scientific publications. He participated in the initiatives ‘The economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity’ (TEEB) and ‘Cities and biodiversity Outlook’ (CBO1) and is part of an expert task force of the Inter-Governmental Panel for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES). He serves as vice President of the European Society for Ecological Economics and as national coordinator of the European Commission COST action on Urban Allotment Gardens in European Cities. He also serves in the editorial board of several international journals on biodiversity, ecosystem services and sustainability sciences.
Gómez-Baggethun, E., Corbera, E., Reyes-García, V. 2013. Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Global Environmental Change: Research findings and policy implications. Ecology& Society 18(4): 72.
Gómez-Baggethun, E., Barton, D.N., 2013. Classifying and valuing ecosystem services for urban planning. Ecological Economics 86: 235–245.
Gómez-Baggethun, E., Reyes-García, V. 2013. Reinterpreting change in traditional ecological knowledge. Human Ecology 41: 643–647.
Gómez-Baggethun, E., Reyes-García, V., Olsson, P., Montes, C. 2012. Traditional ecological knowledge and community resilience to environmental extremes. A case study in Doñana, SW Spain. Global Environmental Change 22: 640-650.
Luck, G.W., Chan, K.M.A., Eser, U., Gómez-Baggethun, E., Matzdorf, Norton, B., Potschin, M.B. 2012. Ethical Considerations in On-ground Applications of the Ecosystem Services Concept. BioScience 62: 1020–1029.
Gómez-Baggethun, E., Alcorlo, P., Montes, C. 2011. Ecosystem services associated with a mosaic of alternative states in a Mediterranean wetland: Case study of the Doñana Marsh (southwest Spain). Hydrological Sciences Journal 56: 1374–1387.
Gómez-Baggethun, E., Ruiz-Pérez, M. 2011. Economic valuation and the commodification of ecosystem services. Progress in Physical Geography 35: 613-628.
Gómez-Baggethun, E., Mingorría, S., Reyes-García, V., Calvet, L., Montes, C., 2010. Traditional ecological knowledge trends in the transition to a market economy: Empirical study in Doñana natural areas. Conservation Biology 24:721-729.
Gómez-Baggethun, E., de Groot, R., Lomas, P., Montes, C. 2010. The history of ecosystem services in economic theory and practice: from early notions to markets and payment schemes. Ecological Economics 69: 1209-1218.