Estimation of the economic impacts of the Third Business Tax Reform (RIE III) in the Canton of Geneva

For the Department of Finance of Canton Geneva, 2018

This study aims to assess the economic impacts of the Third Business Tax Reform (RIE III) in the Canton of Geneva.

Feasibility study of monetary valuation

For the Federal Office for Defense Procurement (Armasuisse), 2018

ecosys has been mandated to perform an economic valuation of the potential external benefits of specific equipment related investments undertaken by Armasuisse to improve the overall performance of the Swiss army.

Heading towards an ecological tax system, pilot study

For the Direction of the Environment of the State of Geneva, 2017

The aim of this study, carried out in partnership with the Geneva Business School (HEG), is to carry out an inventory of existing air protection taxes in Geneva and to rethink the economic incentives that cause adverse effects on air quality. The external costs associated with air pollution in Geneva are also quantified.

Analysis of the FEDEP and its financing

For the GIZ and the Ministry of environment and planification, 2016

The study aims to assess the situation of environmental protection and its financing in Algeria. It also aims to identify restructuration possibilities of the Environmental and Industrial Pollution Remediation Trust Fund (FEDEP), as well as potential financial resources for this Trust.

Instruments and suggestions for environmental fiscality in Burkina Faso

For the UNDP and the UNEP Poverty and Environment Initiative, 2016

With the help of GRADD Ouagadougou, this study formulates a new environmental fiscality proposition in order to support the SCAD objectives (growth and sustainability strategy).

Analysis of the economicity of the 147 service run by Pro Juventute

For the Federal Office for Social Insurances (OFAS), 2016

Written in collaboration with Eco’Diagnostic, this study analyses the economicity of the 147 service (Child Helpline) run by Pro Juventute.

Study for the development on economical instruments for environmental protection on a national scale

For the Ministry delegated to the Environment in Morocco (MdE), 2015

This study aims to identify new financing sources for the National Funds for the Environment (FNE). Advantages and disadvantages, acceptability and feasibility, as well as social, economical and environmental impacts of the different instruments are analyzed.

Study on setting up an environmental accounting system in Morocco

For the Ministry delegated to the Ministry of Energy, Mines, Water and Environment in charge of the Environment, 2014

The main objectif of the study (written in partnership with sba) is to formulate a strategy for setting up an environmental accounting system in Morocco. It specifies the priority actions and process (governance) for implementing such a tool.

Imputing VAT in the Swiss transports account

For the Federal Office of Statistics, 2013

Analysis and recommendations concerning the imputation of VAT in the Swiss transports account (net or gross accounting).

Swiss navigation account: feasibility analysis and pilot account

For the Federal Office of Statistics and the Federal Office for Territorial Development, 2013

Estimate of the internal and external costs and revenues of the swiss navigation. This pilot account is to be integrated in the swiss transportation account (now renamed “Costs and financing of transports in Switzerland”).

Revising the tools which predict the financial impact of urban projects on communal finances

For the cantonal housing department of Canton Geneva, 2012

Revising the tools which predict the financial impact of urban projects on the communes’ finances for the Geneva Business School¬†(in collaboration with A. Baranzini et S. Carattini).

Ecological fiscal reform project in Morocco

For the Secretary of State in charge of water and environment, 2007

These studies and analysis identify current environmental protection instruments and potential new sources (principles, reforms, etc.). Studies in Canton Vaud (Switzerland) and in Morocco were written in collaboration with the specialist in fiscal law Prof. Xavier Oberson (Lawyer Study Oberson Avocats in Geneva).

Comparative analysis of fret transportation taxes by road in a OECD country panel, databank update

For the ECMT-OECD, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2007

Comparative analysis of fret transportation taxes by road in a OECD country panel, databank update.

Ecological fiscality project in Algeria

For the Algerian Ministry of Environment (MATE), 1999, 2001, 2002

These projects aimed to develop the ecological fiscal tools in Algeria.

Ecological fiscality in canton Vaud (Switzerland)

For the Département of infrastructures, 1999

This project aims to develop ecological fiscal tools in canton Vaud (Switzerland).

Project SAKO-I, economic and satellite accounts of the primary sector

For the Federal Office for Statistics, 1998-1999

Developing environmental accounting for the primary sector in Switzerland.

Dynamic pricing of the big industrial consumers of electricity (PSEL-OFEN)

For the CREM, 1998

Developing a model of pricing and of forecasting of the big industrial consumers of electricity.