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Articles about light pollution and economics

Johnson A, Phadke A, de la Rue du Cann S (2014) Energy Savings Potential for Street Lighting in India Lawrence Berkely National Laboratory report

Kyba CCM, Hänel A, Hölker F (2014) Redefining efficiency for outdoor lighting. Energy & Environmental Science, 7:1806-1809author's copy, further distribution is prohibited

Lyytimäki J (2013) Nature's nocturnal services: Light pollution as a non-recognised challenge for ecosystem services research and management. Ecosystem Services, in press

Almelda DN, Mota-Guedes Fumega J (2012) How can planning for sustainability improve Costa de Caparica's nightlife?. International Journal of Urban Sustainable Development, in press

Kuechly HU, Kyba CCM, Ruhtz T, Lindemann C, Wolter C, Fischer J, Hölker F (2012) "Aerial survey and spatial analysis of sources of light pollution in Berlin, Germany." Remote Sensing of Environment, 126:39-50 (2012). download unproofed preprint

Liu Z, He C, Zhang Q, Huang Q, Yang Y (2012) Extracting the dynamics of urban expansion in China using DMSP-OLS nighttime light data from 1992 to 2008. Landscape and Urban Planning, in press

Nordhaus W, Chen X (2012) Improved Estimates of Using Luminosity as a Proxy for Economic Statistics: New Results and Estimates of Precision. Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1857

Vullings LAE, Blok CA, Wessels CGAM, Bulens JD (2012) Dealing with the Uncertainty of Having Incomplete Sources of Geo-Information in Spatial Planning. Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy, 5(1)

Wang W, Cheng H, Zhang L (2012) Poverty assessment using DMSP/OLS night-time light satellite imagery at a provincial scale in China. Advances in Space Research 49:1253-1264

Chen X, NordHaus WD (2011) Using luminosity data as a proxy for economic statistics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 180:8589-8594

Elvidge CD, Sutton PC, Anderson S, Baugh KE, Ziskin D (2011) Satellite Observation of Urban Metabolism. earthzine

Ho CY, Lin HT, Huang KY (2011) A Study on Energy Saving and Light Pollution of LED Advertising Signs. Applied Mechanics and Materials 121-126, 2979

Letu H, Tana G, Hara M, Nishio F (2011) Monitoring the electric power consumption by lighting from DMSP/OLS nighttime satellite imagery. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2011 IEEE International

Lockwood R, Selwyn T, Morgan-Taylor M (2011) A review of local authority road lighting initiatives aimed at reducing costs, carbon emissions and light pollution Report to Defra, UK

Zhifeng L, Chunyang H, Yang Y (2011) Mapping urban areas by performing systematic correction for DMSP/OLS Nighttime Lights Time Series in China from 1992 to 2008. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2011 IEEE International

Gallaway T (2010) On Light Pollution, Passive Pleasures, and the Instrumental Value of Beauty. Journal of Economic Issues 64(1): 71-88

Gallaway T, Olsen RN, Mitchell DM (2010) The economics of global light pollution. Ecological Economics 69(3): 658-665

Tsao JY, Saunders HD, Creighton JR, Coltrin ME, Simmons JA (2010) Solid-state lighting: an energy-economics perspective J Phys D: Appl Phys 43: 1-17

Elvidge CD, Sutton PC, Ghosh T, Tuttle BT, Baugh KE, Bhaduri B, Bright E (2009) A global poverty map derived from satellite data. Computers & Geosciences 35(8): 1652-1660

Henderson JV, Storeygard A, Weil DN (2009) Measuring Economic Growth from Outer Space. NBER Working Paper No. 15199

Doll CNH, Muller J, Morley JG (2006) Mapping regional economic activity from night-time light satellite imagery. Ecological Economics 57(1): 75-92

Fouquet R, Pearson PJ (2006) Seven centuries of energy services: The price and use of light in the United Kingdom (1300-2000). Energy Journal 27: 139-177

Ebener S, Murray C, Tandon A, Elvidge CC (2005) From wealth to health: modelling the distribution of income per capita at the sub-national level using night-time light imagery. International Journal of Health Geographics 4(5)

Doll CNH, Muller J, Elvidge CD (2000) Night-time Imagery as a Tool for Global Mapping of Socioeconomic Parameters and Greenhouse Gas Emissions. Ambio 29:157-162