Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis: European Conference 2019

Toulouse School of Economics, Toulouse, France

 
November 26, 2019
 
TimeLocationEvent
 
09:00 to 10:30see below Parallel session 1:1
 
 
10:30 to 10:45MS002 Coffee break
 
 
10:45 to 12:15see below Parallel session 1:2
 
 
12:15 to 13:15MS002 Lunch
 
 
13:15 to 14:15MS001 Welcome and Keynote 1: Jean Tirole, Toulouse School of Economics
 
 
14:15 to 15:45see below Parallel sessions 1:3
 
 
15:45 to 16:00MS002 Coffee break
 
 
16:00 to 18:00 Parallel sessions 1:4
 
 
19:30 to 23:00Conference dinner Conference dinner
 
 
 
November 27, 2019
 
TimeLocationEvent
 
09:00 to 10:30see below Parallel sessions 2:1
 
 
10:30 to 10:45MS002 Coffee break
 
 
10:45 to 12:15see below Parallel sessions 2:2
 
 
12:15 to 13:15MS002 Lunch
 
 
13:15 to 14:15MS001 Keynote 2: James K. Hammitt, Harvard University
 
 
14:15 to 15:45see below Parallel sessions 2:3
 
 

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

Parallel session 1:1
Locations: listed below
November 26, 2019 09:00 to 10:30
 
BCA - Challenges/Practice (1), MS001
Transport (1), MS003
Environment, health, and machine learning, MD006

Parallel session 1:2
Locations: listed below
November 26, 2019 10:45 to 12:15
 
Social cost-benefit analysis of big science, MS001
Transport (2), MS003
Discounting (1), MD006

Welcome and Keynote 1: Jean Tirole, Toulouse School of Economics
Location: MS001
November 26, 2019 13:15 to 14:15

Parallel sessions 1:3
Locations: listed below
November 26, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
 
The Toulouse Aerospace Express (TAE), MS001
Risk and uncertainty, MS003
Discounting (2), MD006

Parallel sessions 1:4
Location:
November 26, 2019 16:00 to 18:00
 
BCA - Challenges/Practice (2), MS001
Transport (3), MS003
Health, MD006

Parallel sessions 2:1
Locations: listed below
November 27, 2019 09:00 to 10:30
 
Climate, MS001
Stated preferences (1), MS003
Value of a statistical life, MD006

Parallel sessions 2:2
Locations: listed below
November 27, 2019 10:45 to 12:15
 
Evaluation of public investments in France, MS001
Stated preferences (2), MS003
Energy and costs, MD006

Keynote 2: James K. Hammitt, Harvard University
Location: MS001
November 27, 2019 13:15 to 14:15

Parallel sessions 2:3
Locations: listed below
November 27, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
 
Validity of stated preference welfare estimates, MS001

 

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTypeTitlePapers
1November 26, 2019
9:00-10:30
MS001 contributed BCA - Challenges/Practice (1)3
2November 26, 2019
9:00-10:30
MS003 contributed Transport (1)3
3November 26, 2019
9:00-10:30
MD006 contributed Environment, health, and machine learning2
4November 26, 2019
10:45-12:15
MS001 contributed Social cost-benefit analysis of big science1
5November 26, 2019
10:45-12:15
MS003 contributed Transport (2)3
6November 26, 2019
10:45-12:15
MD006 contributed Discounting (1)3
7November 26, 2019
14:15-15:45
MS001 contributed The Toulouse Aerospace Express (TAE)1
8November 26, 2019
14:15-15:45
MS003 contributed Risk and uncertainty2
9November 26, 2019
14:15-15:45
MD006 contributed Discounting (2)3
10November 26, 2019
16:00-18:00
MS001 contributed BCA - Challenges/Practice (2)4
11November 26, 2019
16:00-18:00
MS003 contributed Transport (3)4
12November 26, 2019
16:00-18:00
MD006 contributed Health3
13November 27, 2019
9:00-10:30
MS001 contributed Climate3
14November 27, 2019
9:00-10:30
MS003 contributed Stated preferences (1)3
15November 27, 2019
9:00-10:30
MD006 contributed Value of a statistical life3
16November 27, 2019
10:45-12:15
MS001 contributed Evaluation of public investments in France1
17November 27, 2019
10:45-12:15
MS003 contributed Stated preferences (2)3
18November 27, 2019
10:45-12:15
MD006 contributed Energy and costs3
19November 27, 2019
14:15-15:45
MS001 contributed Validity of stated preference welfare estimates1
 

19 sessions, 49 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis: European Conference 2019

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session 1: BCA - Challenges/Practice (1)
November 26, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
MS001
 
Session Chair: GIULIO ECCHIA, University of Bologna
Session type: contributed
 

BENEFIT COST ANALYSIS AND THE LAW ON ASSESSMENT OF THE EFFECTS OF REGULATIONS - CROATIA
   presented by: Kristina Gogic,
   Discussant:   Johanna Jussila Hammes, Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute
 

The impact of career concerns and cognitive dissonance on bureaucrats’ information searching activities
   presented by: Johanna Jussila Hammes, Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute
   Discussant:   GIULIO ECCHIA, University of Bologna
 

Ex-ante cost-bnefit analysis of a social science research infrastructure: a break-even approach
   presented by: GIULIO ECCHIA, University of Bologna
   Discussant:   Kristina Gogic,
 
Session 2: Transport (1)
November 26, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
MS003
 
Session Chair: Marc Gaudry, Université de Montréal
Session type: contributed
 

Benefit Cost Analysis of Commuter Train Frequency: Operator’s Revealed Valuation of Waiting Time and Crowding
   presented by: Abderrahman Ait Ali, VTI - Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute
   Discussant:   John Nellthorp, University of Leeds
 

What should be the role of land and property values in the appraisal of transport infrastructure?
   presented by: John Nellthorp, University of Leeds
   Discussant:   Marc Gaudry, Université de Montréal
 

Towards transport project analyses based on the first four moments of trip time
   presented by: Marc Gaudry, Université de Montréal
   Discussant:   Abderrahman Ait Ali, VTI - Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute
 
Session 3: Environment, health, and machine learning
November 26, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
MD006
 
Session Chair: Camille Payre, EIFER
Session type: contributed
 

Changing the incentive to pollute: Heterogeneous effects of waste pricing policies
   presented by: Marica Valente, Humboldt University of Berlin and DIW Berlin
 

Environmental impacts in cost-benefits analyses: Does the cause of a health impacts influence its disutility’s value?
   presented by: Camille Payre, EIFER
   Discussant:   Marica Valente, Humboldt University of Berlin and DIW Berlin
 
Session 4: Social cost-benefit analysis of big science
November 26, 2019 10:45 to 12:15
MS001
 
Session Chair: Silvia Vignetti, CSIL, Centre for Industrial Studies
Session type: contributed
 

Social cost-benefit analysis of Big Science
   presented by: Massimo Florio, University of Milan
                         Jérôme Massiani, Università Milano Bicocca
                         Phoebe Koundouri, ATHENS UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS AND BUSIN
 
Session 5: Transport (2)
November 26, 2019 10:45 to 12:15
MS003
 
Session Chair: Paolo Beria, Politecnico di Milano
Session type: contributed
 

Contextualising the search for wider economic impacts of transport infrastructure with economic and appraisal framework.
   presented by: Cécile Cheze, LAET
 

How do decision makers prioritize transport projects with a negative net social benefit within a BCA paradigm? The case of Nye Veier AS
   presented by: Kristina Hagen, Nye Veier AS
   Discussant:   Paolo Beria, Politecnico di Milano
 

Politically contested projects: what CBA can do for the debate and what cannot
   presented by: Paolo Beria, Politecnico di Milano
 
Session 6: Discounting (1)
November 26, 2019 10:45 to 12:15
MD006
 
Session Chair: Nicolas Treich, INRA
Session type: contributed
 

Discounting transport infrastructure investments
   presented by: Disa Asplund, VTI - Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute
   Discussant:   Rebecca McDonald, University of Birmingham
 

Discounting Conditional Risk Sequences and the Value Of a Life Year
   presented by: Rebecca McDonald, University of Birmingham
   Discussant:   Nicolas Treich, INRA
 

Fair Innings? The Utilitarian and Prioritarian Value of Risk Reduction over a Whole Lifetime
   presented by: Nicolas Treich, INRA
   Discussant:   Disa Asplund, VTI - Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute
 
Session 7: The Toulouse Aerospace Express (TAE)
November 26, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
MS001
 
Session Chair: Massimo Florio, University of Milan
Session type: contributed
 

Policy Session on Economic Evaluation of a Major Transport Infrastructure Project : The Toulouse Aerospace Express (TAE)
   presented by: Vincent Georjon, Tisséo Collectivités
                         Jean-Claude Prager, Société du Grand Paris
                         Emile Quinet, Ecole des ponts ParisTech
                         Marc Ivaldi, Toulouse School of Economics
 
Session 8: Risk and uncertainty
November 26, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
MS003
 
Session Chair: David Good, Indiana University
Session type: contributed
 

Treatment of Uncertainty in Benefit-Cost Analyses of Risk-Reduction Projects
   presented by: Chiara Pancotti, CSIL - Centre for Industrial Studies
   Discussant:   David Good, Indiana University
 

Implementing Economic-Environmental Precautionary Concepts: the Case of Deep Sea Mining
   presented by: Kerry Krutilla, School of Public and Environmental Affa
 
Session 9: Discounting (2)
November 26, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
MD006
 
Session Chair: Frederic Cherbonnier, Toulouse School of Economics and Science-Po Toulouse
Session type: contributed
 

Discounting in Economic Evaluation of Healthcare Interventions: What About the Risk Term?
   presented by: Lars Hultkrantz, Örebro University
   Discussant:   Christian Gollier, Toulouse School of Economics
 

The catastrophic welfare cost of ignoring the beta
   presented by: Christian Gollier, Toulouse School of Economics
   Discussant:   Frederic Cherbonnier, Toulouse School of Economics and Science-Po Toulouse
 

Risk-adjusted social discount rates
   presented by: Frederic Cherbonnier, Toulouse School of Economics and Science-Po Toulouse
   Discussant:   Lars Hultkrantz, Örebro University
 
Session 10: BCA - Challenges/Practice (2)
November 26, 2019 16:00 to 18:00
MS001
 
Session Chair: Frédéric Grelot,
Session type: contributed
 

Much ado about something : the Cost Benefit-Analysis public debate on Turin-Lyon high speed rail
   presented by: Jérôme Massiani, Università Milano Bicocca
   Discussant:   Michael Getzner, Vienna Univ of Technology
 

Benefits (and costs) of nature conservation policies in state-owned forests
   presented by: Michael Getzner, Vienna Univ of Technology
   Discussant:   Christoph Rheinberger, ECHA
 

An Empirical Analysis of Deterrence and Sanctioning in the REACH Authorisation System
   presented by: Greta Franke, Ramboll Deutschland GmbH
   Discussant:   Frédéric Grelot,
 

The French benefit-cost analysis methodology for flood risk management. Relevance to inform decision-making and possible improvements
   presented by: Frédéric Grelot,
   Discussant:   Jérôme Massiani, Università Milano Bicocca
 
Session 11: Transport (3)
November 26, 2019 16:00 to 18:00
MS003
 
Session Chair: Joris Klingen, VU Amsterdam
Session type: contributed
 

An Ex-post Cost Benefit Analysis of Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway: Reasons for Positive Net Social Benefits
   presented by: Peihong Chen, Beijing Jiaotong University
   Discussant:   Csaba Gabor Pogonyi, Imperial College London
 

Metros, agglomeration and firm productivity. Evidence from London
   presented by: Csaba Gabor Pogonyi, Imperial College London
   Discussant:   Hans-Martin Niemeier, University of Applied Sciences Bremen
 

Economic Evaluation of Investments in Airports: Old and New Approaches
   presented by: Hans-Martin Niemeier, University of Applied Sciences Bremen
   Discussant:   Joris Klingen, VU Amsterdam
 

Cheap talk: The effect of cell phone usage on road accidents
   presented by: Joris Klingen, VU Amsterdam
   Discussant:   Peihong Chen, Beijing Jiaotong University
 
Session 12: Health
November 26, 2019 16:00 to 18:00
MD006
 
Session Chair: Trine Kjær, University of Southern Denmark
Session type: contributed
 

Is Prevention of Suicide Worth Less? -A Comparison of the Value per Statistical Life
   presented by: Elin Vimefall, Örebro university
   Discussant:   Victor Champonnois, Irstea
 

Accounting for psychological impacts in cost-benefit analysis of flood prevention programs
   presented by: Victor Champonnois, Irstea
   Discussant:   Trine Kjær, University of Southern Denmark
 

The effect of health on the marginal utility of consumption: a revisit
   presented by: Trine Kjær, University of Southern Denmark
 
Session 13: Climate
November 27, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
MS001
 
Session Chair: Maria Bernedo Del Carpio, University of Maryland - Baltimore County
Session type: contributed
 

Are Grassland Conservation Programs a Cost-Effective Way to Fight Climate Change? Evidence from France
   presented by: Anca Voia, Toulouse School of Economics
   Discussant:   Ambika Markanday, Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3)
 

Accounting for the effects of equity, risk and employment in cost-benefit analysis: An application to an adaptation investment in Bilbao, Spain
   presented by: Ambika Markanday, Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3)
   Discussant:   Maria Bernedo Del Carpio, University of Maryland - Baltimore County
 

Input Efficiency as a Solution to Externalities: engineers vs behavioral scientists in a randomized controlled trial
   presented by: Maria Bernedo Del Carpio, University of Maryland - Baltimore County
   Discussant:   Anca Voia, Toulouse School of Economics
 
Session 14: Stated preferences (1)
November 27, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
MS003
 
Session Chair: Anna Bartczak, University of Warsaw
Session type: contributed
 

Altruism and Efficient Allocations in Three-Generation Families
   presented by: Anna Bartczak, University of Warsaw
   Discussant:   Danae Arroyos Calvera, University of Birmingham
 

The Efficiency-Equity Trade-off, Self-Interest, and Moral Principles in Health and Safety Valuation
   presented by: Danae Arroyos Calvera, University of Birmingham
   Discussant:   JYTTE SEESTED NIELSEN, Newcastle University
 

Sample restrictions and the elicitation of a constant WTP per QALY
   presented by: JYTTE SEESTED NIELSEN, Newcastle University
   Discussant:   Anna Bartczak, University of Warsaw
 
Session 15: Value of a statistical life
November 27, 2019 9:00 to 10:30
MD006
 
Session Chair: Daniel Herrera,
Session type: contributed
 

A Meta-Analysis on the Value of a Statistical Life in Road Safety
   presented by: Anthony Ruiz, Toulouse School of Economics
   Discussant:   Alexander Schulan, Goethe University Frankfurt
 

WEIGHTING BENEFITS AND COSTS OF SAFETY MEASURES AGAINST NATURAL HAZARDS, ROAD ACCIDENTS AND CRIME. EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE FROM A DISCRETE CHOICE EXPERIMENT
   presented by: Alexander Schulan, Goethe University Frankfurt
   Discussant:   Daniel Herrera,
 

Does the Value per Statistical Life Vary with Age or Baseline Health? Evidence from a compensating wage study in France
   presented by: Daniel Herrera,
   Discussant:   Henrik Andersson, Toulouse School of Economics, University of Toulouse Capitole
 
Session 16: Evaluation of public investments in France
November 27, 2019 10:45 to 12:15
MS001
 
Session Chair: Roger Guesnerie, ENS
Session type: contributed
 

The nature of socioeconomic evaluation of public investments in France.
   presented by: Roger Guesnerie, ENS
                         Pierre Courtioux, EDHEC Business School
                         Jincheng Ni,
                         Jean-Paul Ourliac, Committee of Experts on Methods for Socioeconomic Evaluation of Public Inv
 
Session 17: Stated preferences (2)
November 27, 2019 10:45 to 12:15
MS003
 
Session Chair: Giles Atkinson, London School of Economics & Political Science
Session type: contributed
 

Nudging acceptability for wood ash recycling in forests: a choice experiment
   presented by: Benjamin Ouvrard, INRA
   Discussant:   Ewa Zawojska, University of Warsaw
 

Benefit Transfer and Commodity Measurement Scales: Consequences for Validity and Reliability
   presented by: Ewa Zawojska, University of Warsaw
   Discussant:   Giles Atkinson, London School of Economics & Political Science
 

Valuing Public Preferences on Complex and Unfamiliar Environmental Bads: The case of metals and chemical substances in consumer products in the UK
   presented by: Giles Atkinson, London School of Economics & Political Science
   Discussant:   Benjamin Ouvrard, INRA
 
Session 18: Energy and costs
November 27, 2019 10:45 to 12:15
MD006
 
Session Chair: Charles Mason, University of Wyoming
Session type: contributed
 

Measuring inequalities in higher education (Very Preliminary and Incomplete)
   presented by: Christelle Viauroux, University of Maryland - Baltimore County
   Discussant:   Yuting Yang, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Electricity Interconnection with intermittent renewables
   presented by: Yuting Yang, Toulouse School of Economics
   Discussant:   Charles Mason, University of Wyoming
 

Public Policy Towards Offshore Oil Spills
   presented by: Charles Mason, University of Wyoming
   Discussant:   Christelle Viauroux, University of Maryland - Baltimore County
 
Session 19: Validity of stated preference welfare estimates
November 27, 2019 14:15 to 15:45
MS001
 
Session Chair: Romain Crastes dit Sourd, University of Leeds
Session type: contributed
 

Validity of stated preference welfare estimates
   presented by: Ewa Zawojska, University of Warsaw
                         Christian Vossler, University of Tennessee
                         Pierre-Alexandre Mahieu, University of Nantes
                         Romain Crastes dit Sourd, University of Leeds
 

19 sessions, 49 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
2Ait Ali, AbderrahmanP2, D2
3Andersson, HenrikD15
4Arroyos Calvera, DanaeP14, D14
5Asplund, DisaP6, D6
6Atkinson, GilesP17, D17, C17
7Bartczak, AnnaP14, D14, C14
8Beria, PaoloP5, D5, C5
9Bernedo Del Carpio, MariaP13, D13, C13
10Champonnois, VictorP12, D12
11Chen, PeihongP11, D11
12Cherbonnier, FredericP9, D9, C9
13Cheze, CécileP5
14Courtioux, PierreP16
15Crastes dit Sourd, RomainP19, C19
16ECCHIA, GIULIOP1, D1, C1
17Florio, MassimoP4, C7
18Franke, GretaP10
19Gaudry, MarcP2, D2, C2
20Georjon, VincentP7
21Getzner, MichaelP10, D10
22Gogic, KristinaP1, D1
23Gollier, ChristianP9, D9
24Good, DavidD8, C8
25Grelot, FrédéricP10, D10, C10
26Guesnerie, RogerP16, C16
27Hagen, KristinaP5
28Herrera, DanielP15, D15, C15
29Hultkrantz, LarsP9, D9
30Ivaldi, MarcP7
31Jussila Hammes, JohannaP1, D1
32Kjær, TrineP12, D12, C12
33Klingen, JorisP11, D11, C11
34Koundouri, PhoebeP4
35Krutilla, KerryP8
36Mahieu, Pierre-AlexandreP19
37Markanday, AmbikaP13, D13
38Mason, CharlesP18, D18, C18
39Massiani, JérômeP4, P10, D10
40McDonald, RebeccaP6, D6
41Nellthorp, JohnP2, D2
42Ni, JinchengP16
43NIELSEN, JYTTE SEESTEDP14, D14
44Niemeier, Hans-MartinP11, D11
45Ourliac, Jean-PaulP16
46Ouvrard, BenjaminP17, D17
47Pancotti, ChiaraP8
48Payre, CamilleP3, C3
49Pogonyi, Csaba GaborP11, D11
50Prager, Jean-ClaudeP7
51Quinet, EmileP7
52Rheinberger, ChristophD10
53Ruiz, AnthonyP15
54Schulan, AlexanderP15, D15
55Treich, NicolasP6, D6, C6
56Valente, MaricaP3, D3
57Viauroux, ChristelleP18, D18
58Vignetti, SilviaC4
59Vimefall, ElinP12
60Voia, AncaP13, D13
61Vossler, ChristianP19
62Yang, YutingP18, D18
63Zawojska, EwaP17, D17, P19

 

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