The Journal of the Spanish economic association (SERIEs) has just published the Call for Papers of a Special Issue on the Economics of the Energy Transition. The Guest Editors are Natalia Fabra
(Universidad Carlos III de Madrid) and Xavier Labandeira (Universidade de Vigo)
Scope of the Special Issue: The so called energy transition, i.e. the energy-related transformations to reach decarbonized societies, will have profound socio-economic implications. In this issue we are looking for rigorous theoretical and empirical papers that contribute to understand the main policy challenges and macro and microeconomic effects associated with the energy transition. Among others, we invite submissions that cover the following topics:
- Public policies related to energy and climate mitigation
- Distributional impacts of the energy transition
- Effects of the energy transition on growth and job creation
- Sustainable finance and its contribution to the energy transition
- Political economy issues related to the energy transition
The role of companies in the energy transition
Submission Deadline: May 30, 2020
Submissions Instructions: Full manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the web page of the Journal of the Spanish Economic Association-SERIEs (link). Please, remember to select the option “SI: The Economics of the Energy Transition” in the prompt for “Select article Type”. First decisions and comments will be sent out no later than September 1, 2020.
The Journal of the Spanish Economic Association-SERIEs is a single-blind peer-reviewed open access journal published under the brand SpringerOpen. The journal publishes scientific articles in all areas of economics. The Web of Science two-year impact factor is 0.833 in 2018 and in Scopus, it is among Q1 journals (top 25%) in 2018 according to Scimago Journal Ranking and the CiteScores.
Link to the Call for Papers