Volker Mauerhofer

Professor|Professor

  • Professional title: Professor
  • Academic title: Professor
  • Other title: Chair
  • Department: Department of Ecotechnology and Sustainable Building Engineering (EHB)
  • Telephone: 010-1428307
  • Email: volker.mauerhofer@miun.se
  • Location: Östersund

Publications

Articles in journals

Mauerhofer, V. , Rupo, D. & Tarquinio, L. (2020). Special issue : Law and sustainable development. Sustainable Development, vol. 28: 3, pp. 445-447.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2019). Activities of environmental convention-secretariats : Laws, functions and discretions. Sustainability, vol. 11: 11    

Mauerhofer, V. (2019). An introduction and overview on law, politics and governance : Institutions, organizations and procedures for Ecological Economics. Ecological Economics, vol. 165  

Mauerhofer, V. (2019). EU-Gebiets- und Artenschutz-Judikatur: CEF-Maßnahmen ade? (Teil I) : Gleichzeitig eine Analyse der einschlägigen EuGH-Judikatur seit 2014. Recht der umvelt, vol. 37: 2, pp. 66-70.

Mauerhofer, V. (2019). EU-Gebiets- und Artenschutz-Judikatur: CEF-Maßnahmen ade? (Teil II) : Gleichzeitig eine Analyse der einschlägigen EuGH-Judikatur seit 2014. Recht der umvelt, : 3, pp. 109-113.

Ding, X. , Zhou, C. , Mauerhofer, V. , Zhong, W. & Li, G. (2019). From environmental soundness to sustainable development : Improving applicability of payment for ecosystem services scheme for diverting regional sustainability transition in developing countries. Sustainability, vol. 11: 2    

Mauerhofer, V. (2019). Legal Institutions and Ecological Economics : Their Common Contribution for Achieving a Sustainable Development. Ecological Economics, vol. 156, pp. 350-359.  

Iasmina Roman, A. & Mauerhofer, V. (2019). Multilevel coordination and cooperation during implementing supranational environmental legislation : A case study on invasive alien species. Sustainability, vol. 11: 6    

Mauerhofer, V. & Essl, I. (2018). An analytical framework for solutions of conflicting interests between climate change and biodiversity conservation laws on the example of Vienna/Austria. Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 178, pp. 343-352.  

Mauerhofer, V. & Laza, I. (2018). How do ecosystem services perform in enforceable law? : Potentials and pitfalls within regional and national integration. Ecosystem Services, vol. 29, pp. 260-270.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2018). Identifying Legal Priorities for Policy Making : A Forest-society-economy Context Analysed by 3-D Sustainability. Ecological Economics, vol. 152, pp. 183-190.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2018). Legal aspects of ecosystem services : An introduction and an overview. Ecosystem Services, vol. 29, pp. 185-189.  

Essl, I. & Mauerhofer, V. (2018). Opportunities for mutual implementation of nature conservation and climate change policies : A multilevel case study based on local stakeholder perceptions. Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 183, pp. 898-907.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2018). The law, ecosystem services and ecosystem functions : An in-depth overview of coverage and interrelation. Ecosystem Services, vol. 29, pp. 190-198.  

Mauerhofer, V. , Ichinose, T. , Blackwell, B. D. , Willig, M. R. , Flint, C. G. , Krause, M. S. & Penker, M. (2018). Underuse of social-ecological systems : A research agenda for addressing challenges to biocultural diversity. Land use policy, vol. 72, pp. 57-64.  

Huang, B. , Mauerhofer, V. & Geng, Y. (2016). Analysis of existing building energy saving policies in Japan and China. Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 112, pp. 1510-1518.  

Li, W. & Mauerhofer, V. (2016). Behavioral patterns of environmental performance evaluation programs. Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 182, pp. 429-435.  

Borgström, S. & Mauerhofer, V. (2016). Developing law for the bioeconomy. Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law, vol. 34: 4, pp. 373-406.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2016). Introduction to the Special Issue : Public participation in environmental and land use policy in East Asia. Land use policy, vol. 52, pp. 477-480.  

Mauerhofer, V. & Larssen, C. (2016). Judicial perspectives from the European Union for Public Participation in Environmental Matters in East Asia. Land use policy, vol. 52, pp. 552-561.  

Huang, B. & Mauerhofer, V. (2016). Life cycle sustainability assessment of ground source heat pump in Shanghai, China. Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 119, pp. 207-214.  

Huang, B. & Mauerhofer, V. (2016). Low carbon technology assessment and planning-Case analysis of building sector in Chongming, Shanghai. Renewable energy, vol. 86, pp. 324-331.  

Schindler, S. , O’Neill, F. H. , Biró, M. , Damm, C. , Gasso, V. , Kanka, R. , van der Sluis, T. , Krug, A. & et al. (2016). Multifunctional floodplain management and biodiversity effects : a knowledge synthesis for six European countries. Biodiversity and Conservation, vol. 25: 7, pp. 1349-1382.  

Dudley, N. , Harrison, I. J. , Kettunen, M. , Madgwick, J. & Mauerhofer, V. (2016). Natural solutions for water management of the future : freshwater protected areas at the 6th World Parks Congress. Aquatic conservation, vol. 26, pp. 121-132.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2016). Public participation in environmental matters : Compendium, challenges and chances globally. Land use policy, vol. 52, pp. 481-491.  

Mauerhofer, V. , Kim, R. E. & Stevens, C. (2015). When implementation works : A comparison of Ramsar Convention implementation in different continents. Environmental Science and Policy, vol. 51, pp. 95-105.  

Schindler, S. , Sebesvari, Z. , Damm, C. , Euller, K. , Mauerhofer, V. , Schneidergruber, A. , Biró, M. , Essl, F. & et al. (2014). Multifunctionality of floodplain landscapes : Relating management options to ecosystem services. Landscape Ecology, vol. 29: 2, pp. 229-244.    

Schindler, S. , Kropik, M. , Euller, K. , Bunting, S. W. , Schulz-Zunkel, C. , Hermann, A. , Hainz-Renetzeder, C. , Kanka, R. & et al. (2013). Floodplain management in temperate regions : Is multifunctionality enhancing biodiversity?. Environmental Evidence, vol. 2: 1  

Mauerhofer, V. , Hubacek, K. & Coleby, A. (2013). From polluter pays to provider gets : Distribution of rights and costs under payments for ecosystem services. Ecology & society, vol. 18: 4  

Elbakidze, M. , Hahn, T. , Mauerhofer, V. , Angelstam, P. & Axelsson, R. (2013). Legal framework for biosphere reserves as learning sites for sustainable development : A comparative analysis of Ukraine and Sweden. Ambio, vol. 42: 2, pp. 174-187.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2013). Lose less instead of win more : The failure of decoupling and perspectives for competition in a degrowth economy. Environmental Values, vol. 22: 1, pp. 43-57.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2013). Social capital, social capacity and social carrying capacity : Perspectives for the social basics within environmental sustainability. Futures: The journal of policy, planning and futures studies, vol. 53, pp. 63-73.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2013). The 'Governance-Check' : Assessing the sustainability of public spatial decision-making structures. Land use policy, vol. 30: 1, pp. 328-336.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2012). A 'Legislation-Check' based on '3-D Sustainability' - Addressing global precautionary land governance. Land use policy, vol. 29: 3, pp. 652-660.  

Huang, B. , Yang, H. , Mauerhofer, V. & Guo, R. (2012). Sustainability assessment of low carbon technologies-case study of the building sector in China. Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 32, pp. 244-250.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2011). A bottom-up 'Convention-Check' to improve top-down global protected area governance. Land use policy, vol. 28: 4, pp. 877-886.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2010). Missing links : How individual's can contribute to reserve policy enforcement on the example of the European Union. Biodiversity and Conservation, vol. 19: 3, pp. 601-618.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2010). Zum Umfang des Anfechtungsrechts der betroffenen UVP-Öffentlichkeit : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-263/08, Djurgården-Lilla Värtans Miljöskyddsförening. Recht der Umwelt, : 3, pp. 95-99.

Mauerhofer, V. (2009). Antragsrecht auf Begründung und Rechtsmittelbefugnis Betroffener bei Entscheidung auf Nichtdurchführung einer UVP : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-75/08, Mellor. Recht der Umwelt, : 5, pp. 170-174.

Mauerhofer, V. (2008). 3-D Sustainability : An approach for priority setting in situation of conflicting interests towards a Sustainable Development. Ecological Economics, vol. 64: 3, pp. 496-506.  

Hubacek, K. & Mauerhofer, V. (2008). Future generations : Economic, legal and institutional aspects. Futures: The journal of policy, planning and futures studies, vol. 40: 5, pp. 413-423.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2008). Ländersäumnisse in Jagd und Naturschutz betreffend EU-Vogelarten führen wiederum zu Ersatzkompetenz des Bundes : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-507/04. Recht der Umwelt, , pp. 205-209.

Mauerhofer, V. (2007). Ländersäumnisse im FFH-Naturschutz führen zu Ersatzkompetenz des Bundes : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-508/04. Recht der Umwelt, , pp. 133-136.

Mauerhofer, V. (2007). Rechtssicherheit und UVP-Zeitpunkt in mehrstufigen Genehmigungsverfahren : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-508/03. Recht der Umwelt, : 2, pp. 58-60.

Mauerhofer, V. (2006). Zur unzureichenden normativen Umsetzung der Fauna-Flora-Habitat-Richtlinie : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-06/04. Recht der Umwelt, : 2, pp. 79-82.

Mauerhofer, V. (2005). Naturverträglichkeitsprüfung, Antragsbefugnis und Beweislastumkehr aufgrund von Direktwirkung : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-127/02. Recht der Umwelt, : 4, pp. 171-176.

Mauerhofer, V. (2004). Ausnahmen vom Vogelschutz : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-182/02. Recht der Umwelt, : 3, pp. 108-109.

Mauerhofer, V. (2004). NVP-Antragsbefugnis und Beweislastumkehr aufgrund von Direktwirkung : Besprechung der Entscheidung des Europäischen Gerichtshofes C-201/02. Recht der Umwelt, : 4, pp. 146-148.

Articles, book reviews

Mauerhofer, V. (2019). Book review: Technology, Globalization, and Sustainable Development : Transforming the Industrial State. Ecological Economics, vol. 165  

Books

Mauerhofer, V. (2015). Legal aspects of sustainable development : Horizontal and sectorial policy issues. Springer International Publishing (Legal Aspects of Sustainable Development: Horizontal and Sectorial Policy Issues ).  

Chapters in books

Mauerhofer, V. (2019). Ignorance, Uncertainty and Biodiversity : Decision-Making by the Court of Justice of the European Union. In Part II - Legitimacy and Scientific Certainty : Environmental Adjudication, Use of Experts and the Limits of Science. Cambridge University Press. pp. 146-164.  

Mauerhofer, V. , Galle, E. & Onida, M. (2016). The alpine convention and wilderness protection. In Wilderness Protection in Europe: The Role of International, European and National Law. Cambridge University Press. pp. 199-221.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2016). Wilderness protection in Austria. In Wilderness Protection in Europe: The Role of International, European and National Law. Cambridge University Press. pp. 247-268.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2015). 3-d sustainability and its contribution to governance assessment in legal terms : Examples and perspectives. In Legal Aspects of Sustainable Development: Horizontal and Sectorial Policy Issues. Springer International Publishing. pp. 35-56.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2015). A global conceptual framework for categorizing environmental change based on property rights and compensation. In Legal Aspects of Sustainable Development: Horizontal and Sectorial Policy Issues. Springer International Publishing. pp. 251-270.  

Mauerhofer, V. & Nyacuru, F. (2015). Biodiversity, migratory species and natural heritage. In Routledge Handbook of Global Environmental Politics. Taylor and Francis Inc.. pp. 481-493.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2015). Conclusions. In Legal Aspects of Sustainable Development: Horizontal and Sectorial Policy Issues. Springer International Publishing. pp. 631-640.  

Mauerhofer, V. (2015). Introduction. In Legal Aspects of Sustainable Development: Horizontal and Sectorial Policy Issues. Springer International Publishing. pp. 1-10.