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Dr. Astrid Zabel von Felten

Dr. Astrid Zabel von Felten

ZHAW School of Life Sciences and Facility Management
Institute of Natural Resource Sciences
Grüentalstrasse 14
8820 Wädenswil

+41 (0) 58 934 51 60

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Conference contributions, peer-reviewed
Other publications

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Huber, Robert; Zabel, Astrid; Schleiffer, Mirjam; Vroege, Willemijn; Brändle, Julia M.; Finger, Robert (2021): Conservation Costs Drive Enrolment in Agglomeration Bonus Scheme. In Ecological Economics 186, p. 107064. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2021.107064.
Schulz, Tobias; Lieberherr, Eva; Zabel, Astrid (2021): How national bioeconomy strategies address governance challenges arising from forest-related trade-offs. In Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning, pp. 1–14. DOI: 10.1080/1523908X.2021.1967731.
Troxler, David; Zabel, Astrid (2021): Clearing forests to make way for a sustainable economy transition in Switzerland. In Forest Policy and Economics 129, p. 102511. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2021.102511.
Afriyie-Kraft, Lydia; Zabel, Astrid; Damnyag, Lawrence (2020): Adaptation strategies of Ghanaian cocoa farmers under a changing climate. In Forest Policy and Economics 113, p. 102115. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2020.102115.
Afriyie-Kraft, Lydia; Zabel, Astrid; Damnyag, Lawrence (2020): Index-based weather insurance for perennial crops: A case study on insurance supply and demand for cocoa farmers in Ghana. In World Development Perspectives 20, p. 100237. DOI: 10.1016/j.wdp.2020.100237.
Bostedt, Göran; Zabel, Astrid; Ekvall, Hans (2019): Planning on a wider scale – Swedish forest owners' preferences for landscape policy attributes. In Forest Policy and Economics 104, pp. 170–181. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2019.04.013.
Zabel, Astrid (2019): Biodiversity-based payments on Swiss alpine pastures. In Land Use Policy 81, pp. 153–159. DOI: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.10.035.
Zabel, Astrid; Schulz, Tobias; Lieberherr, Eva (2018): Grüne Wirtschaft: eine Annäherung an mögliche Zielkonflikte und Synergien im Wald. In Schweizerische Zeitschrift fur Forstwesen 169 (3), pp. 143–149. DOI: 10.3188/szf.2018.0143.
Zabel, Astrid; Bostedt, Göran; Ekvall, Hans (2018): Policies for forest landscape management – A conceptual approach with an empirical application for Swedish conditions. In Forest Policy and Economics 86, pp. 13–21. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2017.10.008.
Michanek, Gabriel; Bostedt, Göran; Ekvall, Hans; Forsberg, Maria; Hof, Anouschka; Jong, Johnny de et al. (2018): Landscape Planning—Paving the Way for Effective Conservation of Forest Biodiversity and a Diverse Forestry? In Forests 9 (9), p. 523. DOI: 10.3390/f9090523.
Schulz, Tobias; Lieberherr, Eva; Zabel, Astrid (2018): Network governance in national Swiss forest policy: Balancing effectiveness and legitimacy. In Forest Policy and Economics 89, pp. 42–53. DOI: 10.1016/j.forpol.2016.10.011.
Zabel, Astrid; Lieberherr, Eva (2016): Weiterentwicklung der «Waldpolitik 2020» aus Sicht der Schweizer Waldstakeholder. In Schweizerische Zeitschrift fur Forstwesen 167 (4), pp. 221–228. DOI: 10.3188/szf.2016.0221.
Veronesi, Marcella; Reutemann, Tim; Zabel, Astrid; Engel, Stefanie (2015): Designing REDD+ schemes when forest users are not forest landowners: Evidence from a survey-based experiment in Kenya. In Ecological Economics 116, pp. 46–57. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2015.04.009.
Zabel, Astrid; Bostedt, Göran; Engel, Stefanie (2014): Performance Payments for Groups: The Case of Carnivore Conservation in Northern Sweden. In Environ Resource Econ 59 (4), pp. 613–631. DOI: 10.1007/s10640-013-9752-x.
Zabel, Astrid; Dittgen, Alexandra (2014): Privatwaldeigentümer mit und ohne landwirtschaftlichen Hintergrund im Kanton Bern. In Schweizerische Zeitschrift fur Forstwesen 165 (12), pp. 377–383. DOI: 10.3188/szf.2014.0377.
Zabel, Astrid; Pittel, Karen; Bostedt, Göran; Engel, Stefanie (2011): Comparing Conventional and New Policy Approaches for Carnivore Conservation: Theoretical Results and Application to Tiger Conservation. In Environ Resource Econ 48 (2), pp. 287–301. DOI: 10.1007/s10640-010-9411-4.
Engel, Stefanie; Hobi, Silas; Zabel, Astrid (2011): Neue Entwicklungen und offene Fragen zu REDD+ | New developments and open questions concerning REDD+. In Schweizerische Zeitschrift fur Forstwesen 162 (4), pp. 117–123. DOI: 10.3188/szf.2011.0117.
Engel, Stefanie; Hobi, Silas; Zabel, Astrid (2010): Ensuring REDD plays its part in any post-2012 agreement: which issues remain to be resolved? In Carbon Management 1 (2), pp. 261–269. DOI: 10.4155/cmt.10.33.
Zabel, Astrid; Engel, Stefanie (2010): Performance payments: A new strategy to conserve large carnivores in the tropics? In Ecological Economics 70 (2), pp. 405–412. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2010.09.012.
Zabel, Astrid; Roe, Brian (2009): Optimal design of pro-conservation incentives. In Ecological Economics 69 (1), pp. 126–134. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2009.08.001.
Zabel, Astrid; Holm-Müller, Karin (2008): Conservation performance payments for carnivore conservation in Sweden. In Conservation biology : the journal of the Society for Conservation Biology 22 (2), pp. 247–251. DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2008.00898.x.