Scientific Papers in Peer-Reviewed Journals

                  G. Mavrommati, K. Bithas, M.E. Borsuk, R.B. Howarth, 2016.
Integration of ecological biological thresholds in conservation decision making. Conservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12745
A. Kolimenakis, K. Bithas, C. Richardson, D. Latinopoulos, A, Baka, A. Vakali, C. Hadjichristodoulou, S. Mourelatos,
S. Kalaitzopoulou, S. Gewehr, A. Michaelakis, 2016.
Economic appraisal of the public control and prevention strategy against the 2010 West Nile Virus outbreak in
Central Macedonia, Greece. Public health, Vol. 131 , pp. 63-70.  [for details click here]
P. Kalimeris, C. Richardson, K. Bithas, 2014.

A meta-analysis investigation of the direction of the energy - GDP causal relationship: Implications for the growth-degrowth dialogue. Journal of Cleaner Production, 67, pp. 1-13.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2013.12.040 [Available here]


G.Mavrommati, K. Bithas, P. Panayiotidis, 2013.

Operationalizing sustainability in urban coastal systems: A system dynamics analysis. Water Research, 47 (20),
pp. 7235-7250. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2013.10.041[for details click here]
K. Bithas, P. Nijkamp, 2013.

Biological integrity as a prerequisite for sustainable development: A bioeconomic perspective. Research Memorandum 2013-9.  Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. [Available here]


G. Mavromati, K. Bithas, 2013.

Ecologically Sustainable Economic Development in Aquatic Ecosystems. From Concepts to Policies. Sustainable Development , Vol. 21, No. 1, 6072 DOI: 10.1002/sd.504[for details click here]
K. Bithas, P. Kalimeris, 2013.
Re-estimating the decoupling effect: Is there an actual transition towards a less energy-intensive economy? Energy, Vol, 51, pp. 78-84. DOI: 10.1016/ [for details click here]
S. Xenarios, K. Bithas, 2012.
The Use of Environmental Policy Instruments for Urban Wastewater Control: Evidence from an International Survey. Environmental Policy and Governance. doi: 10.1002/eet.596  [for details click here]
K. Bithas, 2011.
Sustainability and externalities: Is the internalization of externalities a sufficient condition for sustainability? Ecological Economics 70 (10), pp. 1703-1706, Doi:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2011.05.014. [for details click here]
V. Markantonis, K. Bithas, 2009.
The application of the contingent valuation method in estimating the climate change mitigation and adaptation policies in Greece. An expert-based approach, Environment, Development and Sustainability 12 (50), pp. 807-824, DOI: 10.1007/s10668-009-9225-0.
S. Xenarios, K. Bithas, 2009.
Valuating the Receiving Waters of Urban Wastewater Systems through a Stakeholder-based Approach, Water Resources Development 25 (1), pp. 123-140, Doi:10.1016/j.desal.2006.02.093.[for details click here]
S. Xenarios, K. Bithas, 2009.
Welfare Improvisation from the Receiving Waters of Urban Wastewater Systems in the Context of the Water Framework Directive, Water Resources Management 23 (5), pp. 981-1000, Doi:10.10007/s11269-008-9310-4. [for details click here]
K. Bithas, 2008.
The European Policy on Water Use at the Urban level in the context of Water Framework Directive. Effectiveness, Appropriateness and Efficiency, European Planning Studies 16 (9), pp.1293-1311. [for details click here]
K. Bithas, 2008.
The sustainable Residential Water Use: Sustainability, Efficiency and Social Equity. The European Experience, Ecological Economics 68, pp. 221-229. [for details click here]
K. Bithas, 2008.
Tracing Operational conditions for the Ecologically Sustainable Economic Development: the Pareto optimality and the preservation of the biological crucial levels, Environment Development and Sustainability 10, pp. 373-390. [for details click here]
S. Xenarios, K. Bithas, 2007.
Extrapolating the benefits arising from the compliance of urban wastewater systems with the Water Framework Directive, Desalination Journal,  211, pp. 200–21. [for details click here]  [for abstract click here]