Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Córcoles, C., López, L. A., Osorio, P. y Zafrilla, J. (2024). The carbon footprint of the empty Castilla-La Mancha. Energy Policy, 184, 113892. doi: LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • López, L.-A., Arce, G., Cadarso, M.-Á., Ortiz, M., Zafrilla, J. (2023) The global dissemination to multinationals of the carbon emissions ruling on Shell. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics. In Press. LINK
  • Osorio, P., Cadarso, M.-Á., Tobarra, M.-Á., García-Alaminos, Á., 2023. Carbon footprint of tourism in Spain: Covid-19 impact and a look forward to recovery. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics 65, 303-318. LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Ortiz, M., Cadarso, M.-Á., López, L.-A., Jiang, X., 2022. The trade-off between the economic and environmental footprints of multinationals’ foreign affiliates. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics 62, 85-97. LINK
  • Jiang, X., López, L.-A., Cadarso, M.-Á., Ortiz, M., 2022. The emissions responsibility accounting of multinational enterprises for an efficient climate policy. Global Environmental Change 75, 102545. LINK
  • García-Alaminos, Á., Gilles, E., Monsalve, F., & Zafrilla, J. (2022). Measuring a university’s environmental performance: A standardized proposal for carbon footprint assessment. Journal of Cleaner Production, 357, 131783. doi: LINK
  • López, L.-A., Tobarra, M.-A., Cadarso, M.-Á., Gómez, N. y Cazcarro, I. (2022). Eating local and in-season fruits and vegetables: Carbon-water-employment trade-offs and synergies. Ecological Economics, 192, 107270. doi: LINK
  • Gueddari-Aourir A, García-Alaminos A, García-Yuste S, Alonso-Moreno C, Canales-Vázquez J, Zafrilla JE. The carbon footprint balance of a real-case wine fermentation CO2 capture and utilization strategy. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 2022;157:112058. LINK
  • Cazcarro, I., García-Gusano, D., Iribarren, D., Linares, P., Romero, J. C., Arocena, P., . . . Cadarso, M.-Á. (2022). Energy-socio-economic-environmental modelling for the EU energy and post-COVID-19 transitions. Science of The Total Environment, 805, 150329. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.150329
Chapters in books
  • Osorio, P., & Tobarra, M. A. (2022). Carbon Footprints of Recycled Plastic Packaging and Household Food Consumption by Gender in Spain. In S. S. Muthu (Ed.), Environmental Footprints of Recycled Products (pp. 1-33). Singapore: Springer Nature Singapore.  LINK
  • Cadarso, M. Á., Tobarra, M. Á., García-Alaminos, Á., Ortiz, M., Gómez, N. y Zafrilla, J. (2022). The Input–Output Method for Calculating the Carbon Footprint of Tourism: An Application to the Spanish Tourism Industry. In J. Ren (Ed.), Advances of Footprint Family for Sustainable Energy and Industrial Systems: Springer International Publishing. LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Gilles, E., Ortiz, M., Cadarso, M.-Á., Monsalve, F., Jiang, X., 2021. Opportunities for city carbon footprint reductions through imports source shifting: The case of Bogota. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 172, 105684. LINK
  • Cadarso, M.Á., Gilles, E., López, L.A., Ortiz, M., 2021. Comercio e integración en el mundo post-COVID-19: Oportunidades y desafíos para América Latina y el Caribe. Revista Integración & Comercio Año 25. LINK
  • Sanchez-Carrillo, J. C., Cadarso, M. A., & Tobarra, M. A. (2021). Embracing higher education leadership in sustainability: A systematic review. Journal of Cleaner Production, 298, 126675. LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • García-Alaminos, Á., Rubio, S.J. Emission taxes and feed-in subsidies in the regulation of a polluting monopoly. SERIEs 12255–279 (2021). LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • García-Alaminos, Á., et al. (2020). “Reassembling social defragmented responsibilities: the indecent labour footprint of US multinationals overseas.” Economic Systems Research: 1-19. LINK
  • Ortiz, M., Cadarso, M.-Á., & López, L.-A. The carbon footprint of foreign multinationals within the European Union. Journal of Industrial Ecology: In Press. doi:10.1111/jiec.13017 LINK
  • Tomás, M., López, L. A., & Monsalve, F. (2020). Carbon footprint, municipality size and rurality in Spain: Inequality and carbon taxation. Journal of Cleaner Production, 266, 121798. doi: LINK
  • López, L., Cadarso, M., & Ortiz, M. (2020). La huella de carbono del comercio internacional español. ICE, Revista De Economía, 913. LINK
  • López, L. A., Arce, G., & Jiang, X. (2020). Mapping China’s flows of emissions in the world’s carbon footprint: A network approach of production layers. Energy Economics, 87, 104739. doi: LINK
  • García-Alaminos, Á., Monsalve, F., Zafrilla, J., & Cadarso, M.-A. (2020). Unmasking social distant damage of developed regions’ lifestyle: A decoupling analysis of the indecent labour footprint. PLoS ONE, 15(4) LINK
  • Monsalve, F., Ortiz, M., Cadarso, M.-Á., Gilles, E., Zafrilla, J., & López, L.-A. (2020). Nesting a city input–output table in a multiregional framework: a case example with the city of Bogota. [journal article]. Journal of Economic Structures, 9(1), 8. LINK
Chapters in books
  • Zafrilla, J., García-Alaminos, Á., & Monsalve, F. (2020). The Sustainability Challenge of Dairy Livestock Systems. In S. García-Yuste (Ed.), Sustainable and Environmentally Friendly Dairy Farms (pp. IX, 112, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology): Springer International Publishing LINK
  • García Alaminos, Ángela (2019), “Social Indicators of Working Conditions Database ”, Mendeley Data, v1. LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Zafrilla, J.-E., Arce, G., Cadarso, M.-Á., Córcoles, C., Gómez, N., López, L.-A., Monsalve, F., Tobarra, M.-Á., 2019. Triple bottom line analysis of the Spanish solar photovoltaic sector: A footprint assessment. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 114, 109311. LINK
  • López, L.-A., Cadarso, M.-Á., Zafrilla, J., Arce, G., 2019. The carbon footprint of the U.S. multinationals’ foreign affiliates. Nature Communications 10, 1672. LINK
Chapters in Books
  • López, L.A., Arce, G., Serrano, M. 2019. Extreme Inequality and Carbon Footprint of Spanish Households. In Carbon Footprints: Case Studies from the Building, Household, and Agricultural Sectors. LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • López, L.A., Arce, G., Kronenberg, T. and Rodrigues, J. (2018). Trade from resource-rich countries avoids the existence of a global pollution haven hypothesis. Journal of Cleaner Production. Vol. 175, pp. 599-611. LINK
  • Tobarra, M. A., López, L. A., Cadarso, M. A., Gómez, N., & Cazcarro, I. (2018). Is Seasonal Households’ Consumption Good for the Nexus Carbon/Water Footprint? The Spanish Fruits and Vegetables Case. Environmental Science & Technology, 52(21), 12066-12077 LINK
  • Alonso-Moreno, C., Garde, J.J., Zafrilla, J.E., Canales-Vazquez, J., Gueddari, A. and García-Yuste, S. 2018. The Carbon Dioxide-Rumen Fermentation Processes-strategy, a proposal to sustain environmentally friendly dairy farms. Journal of Cleaner Production, 10, 735-743, LINK
  • Jiang, X, Guan, D. and López, L.A. 2018. The global CO2 emission cost of geographic shifts in international sourcing. Energy Economics, 73, 122-134. LINK
  • Monsalve, F., Zafrilla, J.E., Cadarso, M.-Á.,  and García-Alaminos, Á. 2018. Is the emperor wearing new clothes? A social assessment of the European Union 2007–2013 financial framework. Economic Systems Research: 1-20 in press. LINK
  • Álvarez, S., Tobarra, M.A. and Zafrilla, J. 2018. Corporate and Product Carbon Footprint under Compound Hybrid Analysis. Application to a Spanish Timber Company. Journal of Industrial Ecology, in press
  • Cadarso, M.-Á., F. Monsalve, and G. Arce. 2018. Emissions burden shifting in global value chains – winners and losers under multi-regional versus bilateral accounting. Economic Systems Research: 1-23. LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • López, L.A., Arce, G., Morenate, M. and Zafrilla, J.E. (2017): “How does income redistribution affect households’ material footprint?”, Journal of Cleaner Production, in press DOI:, LINK
  • López, L. A., J. Zafrilla, and S. Álvarez. 2017. Volumen 6: La huella de carbono y el análisis input-output. Edited by AENOR. Vol. 6, Huella de Carbono. Madrid: Asociaicón Española de Normalización y Certificación (AENOR)  LINK
Chapters in Books
  • Zafrilla, J. and L. A. López. 2017. Booming and Stagnation of Spanish Construction Sector Through the Extended Carbon Footprint Concept. In Environmental Carbon Footprints. Industrial Cases, edited by S. Muthu: Butterworth-Heinemann (Elsevier) LINK
  • Arce, G., L. A. López, M. Á. Cadarso, and N. Gómez. 2017. Carbon leakage risk criteria to strengthen the effectiveness of INDCs. In Environmental and Economic Impacts of Decarbonization. Input-Output Studies on the Consequences of the 2015 Paris Agreements, edited by O. Dejuán, et al.: Routledge -Taylor&Francis Group- LINK
  • Dejuán, O., J. E. Zafrilla, M. Á. Tobarra, F. Monsalve, and C. Córcoles. 2017. Decarbonizing electricity generation in the EU. Its impact on emissions and employment all over the world. In Environmental and Economic Impacts of Decarbonization. Input-Output Studies on the Consequences of the 2015 Paris Agreements, edited by O. Dejuán, et al.: Routledge -Taylor&Francis Group- LINK
  • Arce, G., J. E. Zafrilla, L. A. López, and M. Á. Tobarra. (2017). Carbon footprint of human settlements in Spain. In Carbon Footprint and the Industrial Lifecycle – From Urban Planning to Recycling, edited by R. Álvarez, et al. LINK


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Domingos, T., Zafrilla, J.E. and López, L.A. (2016): “Consistency of technology-adjusted consumption-based accounting”, Nature Climate Change, Vol. 6, Issue 8, pages 729-730 LINK
  • López, L.A., Arce, G., Morenate, M. and Monsalve, F. (2016): “Assessing the Inequality of Spanish Households through the Carbon Footprint: The 21st Century Great Recession Effect”, Journal of Industrial Ecology (JIE), (Vol. 20, Issue 3, pp. 571–581). DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12466
  • Gómez, N., Cadarso, M.A. and Monsalve, F. (2016): “Carbon footprint of a university in a multiregional model: the case of the University of Castilla-La Mancha”, Journal of Cleaner Production. In press. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.06.009
  • Monsalve, F., Zafrilla, J.E. and Cadarso, M.A. (2016): “Where have all the funds gone? Multiregional input-output analysis of the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development”, Ecological Economics, Vol. 129, pp. 62–71. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2016.06.006
  • Arce, G., López, L.A. and Guan, D. (2016): “Carbon emissions embodied in international trade: The post-China era”, Applied Energy (APEN), in press
  • Cadarso, M.A., Gómez, N., López, L.A. and Tobarra, M.A. (2016): “Calculating tourism’s carbon footprint: measuring the impact of investments”, Journal of Cleaner Production (Vol. 111, part B, pp. 529–537). DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2014.09.019


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Dejuán, Ó., Córcoles, C., Gómez, N. and Tobarra, M.A. (2015): “Forecasting energy demand through a dynamic input-output model”, Economics and Business Letters, 4, (3), 108-115
  • Cadarso, M.Á., Gómez, N., López, L.A., Tobarra, M.A. and Zafrilla, J.E. (2015): “Quantifying Spanish tourism’s carbon footprint: the contributions of residents and visitors. A longitudinal study”, Journal of Sustainable Tourism (Vol. 23 (6), pp. 922-946), DOI: 10.1080/09669582.2015.1008497
  • López, L.A., Cadarso, M.A., Gómez, N. and Tobarra, M.A. (2015): “Food miles, carbon footprint and global value chains for Spanish agriculture: assessing the impact of a carbon border tax”, Journal of Cleaner Production (Vol. 103, pp. 423–436). DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.01.039


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Gómez, N., Tobarra, M.Á. and López, L.A. (2014). “Employment opportunities in Spain: Gender differences by education and ICT usage.” Regional and Sectoral Economic Studies, Euro-American Association of Economic Development, vol. 14(3), pages 105-130. LINK
  • Arce, G. (2014): “Fuga de carbono, hipótesis refugio de emisiones e hipótesis alternativas. Una revisión de la literatura”, Información Comercial Española (ICE), (Vol. 881, pp. 167-178), December, 2014.
  • López, L.A., Domingos, T., Cadarso, M.Á., Zafrilla, J.E. (2014): “The smarter, the cleaner? Collaborative footprint: A further look at taxi sharing”, Proceedings of the National Academy of the Sciences (PNAS),  Dec 23;111(51). DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1420242112
  • Zafrilla, J.E., Cadarso, M.A., Monsalve, F. and de la Rúa, C. (2014): “How Carbon-Friendly Is Nuclear Energy? A Hybrid MRIO-LCA Model of a Spanish Facility”, Environmental Science & Technology (Vol. 48 (24), pp. 14103–14111): American Chemical Society
  • López, L.A., Cadarso, M.A., Zafrilla, J.E. and Arce, G. (2014): “Assessing the implication on air pollution of an alternative control-based criterion”, Proceedings of the National Academy of the Sciences (PNAS), June, 4, 2014. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1406948111
  • López, L.A., Arce, G. and Zafrilla, J.E. (2014): “China, refugio de emisiones de España”, Investigación y Ciencia sección Panorama, número 451, mes de abril
  • Zafrilla, J.E. (2014): “The Mining Industry under the Thumb of Politicians: The Environmental Consequences of the Spanish Coal Decree”, Journal of Cleaner Production, in Press, available online
  • López, L.A., Arce, G. and Zafrilla, J.E.. (2014): “Financial Crisis, Virtual Carbon in Global Value Chains, and the Importance of Linkage Effects. The Spain–China Case”, Environmental Science & Technology (Vol. 48, pp. 36-44): American Chemical Society


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • López, L.A., Arce, G., and Zafrilla, J.E. (2013): “Parcelling virtual carbon in the pollution haven hypothesis”, Energy Economics, vol. 39, pages 177-186
  • Dejuán, O., López, L.A., Tobarra, M.A. and Zafrilla, J.E. (2013): “A Post-Keynesian Energy AGE Model to Forecast Energy Demand in Spain”, Economic Systems Research, vol. 25, issue 3, pages 321-340
  • Zafrilla, J.E., López, L.A., Cadarso, M.A. and Dejuán, O. (2012): “Fulfilling Kyoto Protocol in Spain: A matter or Economic Crisis or Environmental Policies?”, Energy Policy, vol. 51, pages 708-719
  • Cadarso, M. A.; Gómez, N.; López, L. A. and Tobarra, M. A. (2012): “International Trade and Shared Environmental Responsibility by Sector. An Application to the Spanish Economy”, Ecological Economics, vol. 83, pp. 221-235
  • Cadarso, M. A.; Gómez, N.; López, L. A. and Tobarra, M. A. (2012): “Offshoring components and their effect on employment: firms deciding how and where”, Applied economics, vol. 44 (8), pp. 1009-1020


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • López, L.A., López, J. and Zafrilla, J.E. (2011): “Fragmentación, offshoring y vertebración de la economía española”, Revista de Economía, ICE, Vol. 859, pages 141-161
  • López, L.A., Monsalve, F. and Zafrilla, J.E. (2011): “Análisis Input-Output de la eficacia de la Política Europea de Desarrollo Rural 2007-2013. Propuesta metodológica y resultados para Castilla-La Mancha”, Estudios de Economía Aplicada, Vol. 29-1, pages: 1-24


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Cadarso, M. A.; Gómez, N.; López, L. A. and Tobarra, M. A. (2010): “CO2 emissions of international freight transport and offshoring: measurement and allocation”, Ecological Economics, 69, 1682-1694
Chapters in Books
  • Cadarso, M.A., Gómez, N. López, L.A., Tobarra, M.A. and Zafrilla, J.E. (2010): “Emisiones de CO2 Asociadas al transporte de turistas en la economía española”, in “Investigaciones, métodos y análisis del turismo”, pages: 255-267, Universitas, Oviedo.


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Pedregal, D.J.; Dejuán, Ó.; Gómez, N. and Tobarra, M.A. (2009): “Modelling demand for crude oil products in Spain”, Energy Policy, vol. 37, pp. 4417-4427
  • Calderón, M.J.; Gómez, N.; López, L.A. y Tobarra, M.A. (2009): “Patentes, proximidad tecnológica y empleo industrial en Castilla-La Mancha”, Revista de Estudios Regionales, vol. 85, pp. 197-219
  • Cadarso, M. A.; Gómez, N.; López, L. A. and Tobarra, M. A. (2009): “Deslocalización a nivel regional: El caso de la industria y los servicios en la Comunidad de Madrid”, Papeles de Europa, 18, pp. 93-120
  • Cadarso, M. A.; Gómez, N.; López, L. A. and Tobarra, M. A. (2009): “El offshoring como práctica para mejorar los resultados empresariales. Cambio técnico versus sustitución de inputs en la industria española”, Economía Industrial, 373, pp. 33-43
Working Papers
  • Dejuán, O. and Zafrilla, J.E. (2009): “An Energy AGE Model”, Working paper 8-2009 Departamento de Análisis Económico y Finanzas, UCLM


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Cadarso, M.A.; Gómez, N.; López, L.A. and Tobarra, M.A. (2008): “The EU enlargement and the impact of outsourcing on industrial employment in Spain, 1993-2003”, Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 19 (1), pp. 95-108
  • Cadarso, M. A.; Gómez, N.; López, L. A. and Tobarra, M. A. (2008): “Especialización vertical en la industria y los servicios: convergencia en la Unión Europea”, Revista de Estudios Empresariales, 1, pp. 65-87
Chapters in Books
  • Cadarso, M.A.; Gómez, N.; López, L.A. and Tobarra, M.A. (2007): “Spanish industrial employment, vertical specialisation and outsourcing to the EU candidates”, en Vahtra y Pelto (ed.). The future competitiveness of the EU and its eastern neighbours, Pan-European Institute, Turku (Finland).


Peer Reviewed Publications
  • Febrero, E. y Cadarso, M.A. (2006): “Pay as you go versus funded systems. Some critical considerations”, Review of Political Economy, 18 (3), pp. 335-357
  • Gómez, N.; López, L. A. and Tobarra, M. A. (2006): “Pautas de deslocalización de la industria española en el entorno europeo (1995-2000): la competencia de los países de bajos salarios”, Boletín Económico de Información Comercial Española, 2884, pp. 25-42
  • Gómez, N.; López, L.A. and Tobarra, M.A. (2006): “Difusión y absorción de TIC en la industria española”, Economía Industrial, vol. 360, pp. 117-130