Articles in Peer-Reviewed Journals

2015 Diaz-Maurin F., Kovacic, Z. (2015). The unresolved controversy over nuclear power: A new approach from complexity theory. Global Environmental Change 31 (C), 207–216. doi: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2015.01.014.
2015 Velasco-Fernandez, R., Ramos-Martin, J., Giampietro, M. (2015). The energy metabolism of China and India between 1971 and 2010: Studying the bifurcation. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 41: 1052-1066. doi: 10.1016/j.rser.2014.08.065.
2014 Kovacic, Z. (2014). Assessing sustainability: The societal metabolism of water in Israel. International Journal of Performability Engineering, 4: 387-399.
2014 Diaz-Maurin F. (2014). Going beyond the nuclear controversy. Environmental Science & Technology 48 (1), pp 25–26. doi: 10.1021/es405282z.
2013 Scheidel A, Giampietro M, Ramos-Martin J (2013). Self-sufficiency vs. super-surplus: Conflicting local and national rural development goals in Cambodia. Land Use Policy 34:342 -352.
2013 Madrid C, Cabello V, Giampietro M (2013). Water-Use Sustainability in Socioecological Systems: A Multiscale Integrated Approach. BioScience 63 (1):14-24.
2013 Diaz-Maurin F., Giampietro M (2013). A “grammar” for assessing the performance of power-supply systems: comparing nuclear energy to fossil energy. Energy 49:162–177.
2013 Scheidel A (2013). Flows, funds and the complexity of deprivation: Using concepts from ecological economics for the study of poverty. Ecological Economics 86:28-36.
2013 Sorman AH, Giampietro M (2013) The energetic metabolism of societies and the degrowth paradigm: analyzing biophysical constraints and realities. Journal of Cleaner Production, 38:80-93.
2012 Mayumi K, Giampietro M, Ramos-Martín J (2012) Reconsideration of dimensions and curve fitting practice in view of Georgescu-Roegen’s epistemology in economics. Romanian Journal of Economic Forecasting, 15(4):17-35.
2012 Giampietro M, Mayumi K (2012) Response to “dimensions and logarithmic function in economics”: A comment. Ecological Economics, 75:12–14.
2012 Scheidel A, Sorman AH (2012). Energy transitions and the global land rush: Ultimate drivers and persistent consequences. Global Environmental Change 22:588-595.
2012 Garnåsjordet PA, Aslaksen I, Giampietro M, Funtowicz S, Ericson T (2012) Sustainable development indicators: From statistics to policy. Environmental Policy and Governance, 22:322–336.
2012 D’Alisa G, Di Nola MF, Giampietro M (2012) A multi-scale analysis of urban waste metabolism: density of waste disposed in Campania. Journal of Cleaner Production, 35:59-70.
2012 Giampietro M, Sorman AH (2012) Are energy statistics useful for making energy scenarios? Energy, 37(1):5-17.
2012 Giampietro M, Ramos-Martín J, Ulgiati S (2012) Can we break the addiction to fossil energy? Energy, 37(1):2-4.
2011 Velázquez E, Madrid C, Beltrán MJ (2011) Rethinking the Concepts of Virtual Water and Water Footprint in Relation to the Production–Consumption Binomial and the Water–Energy Nexus. Water Resources Management, 25 (2):743-761.
2011 Arizpe-Ramos N, Giampietro M, Ramos-Martin J (2011) Food security and fossil energy dependence: An international comparison of the use of fossil energy in agriculture (1991-2003). Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences, 30(1-2):45-63
2011 Scheidel A, Krausmann F(2011) Diet, trade and land use: a socio-ecological analysis of the transformation of the olive oil system. Land Use Policy 28:47-56.
2011 Sorman AH, Giampietro M (2011) Generating better energy indicators: Addressing the existence of multiple scales and multiple dimensions. Ecological Modelling, 223 (1):41-53.
2011 Ramos-Martín J, Giampietro M, Ulgiati S (2011) Can we break the addiction to fossil energy? Ecological Modelling, 223 (1):1-3.
2010 Mayumi K, Giampietro M (2010) Dimensions and Logarithmic Function in Economics: A Short Critical Analysis. Ecological Economics, 69 (8):1604-1609.
2009 Giampietro M, Mayumi K, Ramos-Martin J (2009) Multi-scale integrated analysis of societal and ecosystem metabolism (MuSIASEM): Theoretical concepts and basic rationale. Energy, 34 (3): 313-322.
2009 Ramos-Martín J, Cañellas-Boltà S, Giampietro M, Gamboa G (2009) Catalonia’s energy metabolism: using the MuSIASEM approach at different scales. Energy Policy, 37 (11): 4658-6471.
2008 Pimentel D, Patzek T, Siegert F, Giampietro M, Haberl H (2008) Biofuel in Question. New Scientist, 197 (2639): 18
2008 Madrid C, Velázquez, E (2008) El metabolismo hídrico y los flujos de agua virtual. Una aplicación al sector hortofrutícola de Andalucía (España). Revista Iberoamericana de Economía Ecológica, 8:29-47.
2007 Ramos-Martin J, Giampietro M, Mayumi K (2007) On China’s exosomatic energy metabolism: An application of multi-scale integrated analysis of societal metabolism (MSIASM). Ecological Economics, 63 (1):174-191.
2006 Giampietro M, Allen TFH, Mayumi K (2006) The epistemological predicament associated with purposive quantitative analysis. Ecological Complexity, 3 (4):307-327.
2006 Allen TFH, Giampietro M (2006) Narratives and transdisciplines for a post-industrial world. Systems Research and Behavioral Science, 23 (5):595-615.
2006 Mayumi K, Giampietro M (2006) The epistemological challenge of self-modifying systems: Governance and sustainability in the post-normal science era. Ecological Economics, 57 (3):382-399.
2006 Giampietro M, Mayumi K, Munda G (2006) Integrated assessment and energy analysis: Quality assurance in multi-criteria analysis of sustainability. Energy, 31 (1):59-86.
2006 Giampietro M (2006) Comments on “The energetic metabolism of the European Union and the United States” by Haberl and colleagues – Theoretical and practical considerations on the meaning and usefulness of traditional energy analysis. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 10 (4):173-185.
2005 Giampietro M, Ulgiati S (2005) Integrated assessment of large-scale biofuel production. Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences, 24 (5-6):365-384.