NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Environmental and Energy Economics Archive


2012
w18659 Steven T. Berry
Michael J. Roberts
Wolfram Schlenker

Corn Production Shocks in 2012 and Beyond: Implications for Food Price Volatility

w18645 Meredith Fowlie
Mar Reguant
Stephen P. Ryan

Market-Based Emissions Regulation and Industry Dynamics

w18622 Martin Weitzman
A Voting Architecture for the Governance of Free-Driver Externalities, with Application to Geoengineering

w18610 Meghan R. Busse
Christopher R. Knittel
Florian Zettelmeyer

Who is Exposed to Gas Prices? How Gasoline Prices Affect Automobile Manufacturers and Dealerships

w18607 Howard Kunreuther
Geoffrey Heal
Myles Allen
Ottmar Edenhofer
Christopher B. Field
Gary Yohe

Risk Management and Climate Change

w18596 Philippe Aghion
Antoine Dechezleprêtre
David Hemous
Ralf Martin
John Van Reenen

Carbon Taxes, Path Dependency and Directed Technical Change: Evidence from the Auto Industry

w18585 Marco Battaglini
Bård Harstad

Participation and Duration of Environmental Agreements

w18583 Hunt Allcott
Nathan Wozny

Gasoline Prices, Fuel Economy, and the Energy Paradox

w18546 Klaus Desmet
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg

On the Spatial Economic Impact of Global Warming

w18533 Koichiro Ito
Do Consumers Respond to Marginal or Average Price? Evidence from Nonlinear Electricity Pricing

w18519 Bård Harstad
Matti Liski

Games and Resources

w18504 Richard G. Newell
William A. Pizer
Daniel Raimi

Carbon Markets: Past, Present, and Future

w18506 David Popp
The Role of Technological Change in Green Growth

w18496 Martin L. Weitzman
Rare Disasters, Tail-Hedged Investments, and Risk-Adjusted Discount Rates

w18492 Hunt Allcott
Todd Rogers

The Short-Run and Long-Run Effects of Behavioral Interventions: Experimental Evidence from Energy Conservation

w18462 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Matthew Kotchen
Erin T. Mansur

Spatial and Temporal Heterogeneity of Marginal Emissions: Implications for Electric Cars and Other Electricity-Shifting Policies

w18456 John Hassler
Per Krusell
Conny Olovsson

Energy-Saving Technical Change

w18443 Huifang Tian
Xiaojun Shi
John Whalley

Cross Country Fairness Considerations and Country Implications of Alternative Approaches to a Global Emission Reduction Regime

w18416 Richard Hornbeck
Pinar Keskin

Does Agriculture Generate Local Economic Spillovers? Short-run and Long-run Evidence from the Ogallala Aquifer

w18392 Michael Greenstone
John A. List
Chad Syverson

The Effects of Environmental Regulation on the Competitiveness of U.S. Manufacturing

w18390 Lucija Muehlenbachs
Elisheba Spiller
Christopher Timmins

Shale Gas Development and Property Values: Differences across Drinking Water Sources

w18373 Hunt Allcott
Site Selection Bias in Program Evaluation

w18365 Yongyang Cai
Kenneth L. Judd
Thomas S. Lontzek

Continuous-Time Methods for Integrated Assessment Models

w18349 Eva O. Arceo-Gomez
Rema Hanna
Paulina Oliva

Does the Effect of Pollution on Infant Mortality Differ Between Developing and Developed Countries? Evidence from Mexico City

w18345 Olivier Deschenes
Temperature, Human Health, and Adaptation: A Review of the Empirical Literature

w18344 Katrina Jessoe
David Rapson

Knowledge is (Less) Power: Experimental Evidence from Residential Energy Use

w18337 Fernando Broner
Paula Bustos
Vasco M. Carvalho

Sources of Comparative Advantage in Polluting Industries

w18327 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Lead Policy and Academic Performance: Insights from Massachusetts

w18306 Richard Schmalensee
Robert Stavins

The SO2 Allowance Trading System: The Ironic History of a Grand Policy Experiment

w18301 Lawrence H. Goulder
Roberton C. Williams III

The Choice of Discount Rate for Climate Change Policy Evaluation

w18293 H. Allen Klaiber
V. Kerry Smith
Michael Kaminsky
Aaron Strong

Measuring Price Elasticities for Residential Water Demand with Limited Information

w18267 Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone
Joseph S. Shapiro

Defensive Investments and the Demand for Air Quality: Evidence from the NOx Budget Program and Ozone Reductions

w18262 Robert S. Pindyck
Risk and Return in Environmental Economics

w18236 Juan Moreno Cruz
M. Scott Taylor

Back to the Future of Green Powered Economies

w18230 Derek M. Lemoine
Christian P. Traeger

Tipping Points and Ambiguity in the Economics of Climate Change

w18214 Lee G. Branstetter
William A. Pizer

Facing the Climate Change Challenge in a Global Economy

w18205 Robert S. Pindyck
The Climate Policy Dilemma

w18192 V. Kerry Smith
Carlos Valcarcel Wolloh

Has Surface Water Quality Improved Since the Clean Water Act?

w18157 Martin L. Weitzman
The Ramsey Discounting Formula for a Hidden-State Stochastic Growth Process

w18144 Martin L. Weitzman
A Precautionary Tale of Uncertain Tail Fattening

w18140 Matthew Ranson
Robert N. Stavins

Post-Durban Climate Policy Architecture Based on Linkage of Cap-and-Trade Systems

w18136 Howard Kunreuther
Geoffrey Heal

Managing Catastrophic Risk

w18127 Severin Borenstein
Ryan Kellogg

The Incidence of an Oil Glut: Who Benefits from Cheap Crude Oil in the Midwest?

w18124 Dana Medianu
John Whalley

Water Availability as a Constraint on China's Future Growth

w18109 Brooks M. Depro
Christopher Timmins
Maggie O'Neil

Meeting Urban Housing Needs: Do People Really Come to the Nuisance?

w18098 Stephen P. Holland
Michael R. Moore

Market Design in Cap and Trade Programs: Permit Validity and Compliance Timing

w18071 Hunt Allcott
The Smart Grid, Entry, and Imperfect Competition in Electricity Markets

w18044 Lucas W. Davis
Alan Fuchs
Paul J. Gertler

Cash for Coolers

w18040 H. Spencer Banzhaf
Wallace E. Oates

On Fiscal Illusion and Ricardian Equivalence in Local Public Finance

w18037 Severin Borenstein
Effective and Equitable Adoption of Opt-In Residential Dynamic Electricity Pricing

w18033 Rema Hanna
Esther Duflo
Michael Greenstone

Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves

w18029 Rahul Deb
Robert S. Gazzale
Matthew J. Kotchen

Testing Motives for Charitable Giving: A Revealed-Preference Methodology with Experimental Evidence

w18012 Mark R. Jacobsen
Fuel Economy and Safety: The Influences of Vehicle Class and Driver Behavior

w17977 Hunt Allcott
Sendhil Mullainathan
Dmitry Taubinsky

Energy Policy with Externalities and Internalities

w17891 Shanjun Li
Joshua Linn
Erich Muehlegger

Gasoline Taxes and Consumer Behavior

w17878 Harrison Fell
Ian A. MacKenzie
William A. Pizer

Prices versus Quantities versus Bankable Quantities

w17855 Uri Gneezy
John List
Michael K. Price

Toward an Understanding of Why People Discriminate: Evidence from a Series of Natural Field Experiments

w17845 Gabriel Chan
Robert Stavins
Robert Stowe
Richard Sweeney

The SO2 Allowance Trading System and the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990: Reflections on Twenty Years of Policy Innovation

w17841 Stéphane Hallegatte
Geoffrey Heal
Marianne Fay
David Treguer

From Growth to Green Growth - a Framework

w17809 H. Spencer Banzhaf
Omar Farooque

Interjurisdictional Housing Prices and Spatial Amenities: Which Measures of Housing Prices Reflect Local Public Goods?

w17792 David Popp
Nidhi Santen
Karen Fisher-Vanden
Mort Webster

Technology Variation vs. R&D Uncertainty: What Matters Most for Energy Patent Success?

w17766 Hunt Allcott
Michael Greenstone

Is There an Energy Efficiency Gap?

w17759 James D. Hamilton
Oil Prices, Exhaustible Resources, and Economic Growth

w17757 John Hassler
Per Krusell

Economics and Climate Change: Integrated Assessment in a Multi-Region World

w17747 Catherine Wolfram
Orie Shelef
Paul J. Gertler

How Will Energy Demand Develop in the Developing World?

w17741 Karen Fisher-Vanden
Erin T. Mansur
Qiong (Juliana) Wang

Costly Blackouts? Measuring Productivity and Environmental Effects of Electricity Shortages

w17734 Shuaizhang Feng
Michael Oppenheimer
Wolfram Schlenker

Climate Change, Crop Yields, and Internal Migration in the United States

w17724 Christopher R. Knittel
Reducing Petroleum Consumption from Transportation


2011
w17705 Joseph E. Aldy
William A. Pizer

The Competitiveness Impacts of Climate Change Mitigation Policies

w17695 Severin Borenstein
The Private and Public Economics of Renewable Electricity Generation

w17684 Wolfram Schlenker
W. Reed Walker

Airports, Air Pollution, and Contemporaneous Health

w17674 Lucas W. Davis
Prospects for Nuclear Power

w17669 Valentina Bosetti
Jeffrey A. Frankel

Sustainable Cooperation in Global Climate Policy: Specific Formulas and Emission Targets to Build on Copenhagen and Cancun

w17628 Matthew Kotchen
Matthew Potoski

Conflicts of Interest Distort Public Evaluations: Evidence from the Top 25 Ballots of NCAA Football Coaches

w17625 Richard Hornbeck
Pinar Keskin

The Evolving Impact of the Ogallala Aquifer: Agricultural Adaptation to Groundwater and Climate

w17611 Kelly C. Bishop
Christopher Timmins

Hedonic Prices and Implicit Markets: Estimating Marginal Willingness to Pay for Differentiated Products Without Instrumental Variables

w17575 Ravi Bansal
Marcelo Ochoa

Temperature, Aggregate Risk, and Expected Returns

w17574 Ravi Bansal
Marcelo Ochoa

Welfare Costs of Long-Run Temperature Shifts

w17569 Joseph E. Aldy
Robert Stavins

The Promise and Problems of Pricing Carbon: Theory and Experience

w17556 Toshi H. Arimura
Shanjun Li
Richard G. Newell
Karen Palmer

Cost-Effectiveness of Electricity Energy Efficiency Programs

w17540 William D. Nordhaus
Estimates of the Social Cost of Carbon: Background and Results from the RICE-2011 Model

w17539 Matthew J. Kotchen
Kevin J. Boyle
Anthony A. Leiserowitz

Policy-Instrument Choice and Benefit Estimates for Climate-Change Policy in the United States

w17499 Don Fullerton
Catherine Wolfram

The Design and Implementation of U.S. Climate Policy: An Introduction

w17498 John Whalley
What Role for Trade in a Post 2012 Global Climate Policy Regime

w17488 Joseph E. Aldy
Robert N. Stavins

Using the Market to Address Climate Change: Insights from Theory and Experience

w17483 Charles J. Courtemanche
Garth Heutel
Patrick McAlvanah

Impatience, Incentives, and Obesity

w17473 Craig E. Landry
Andreas Lange
John A. List
Michael K. Price
Nicholas G. Rupp

The Hidden Benefits of Control: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

w17446 Ralf Martin
Laure B. de Preux
Ulrich J. Wagner

The Impacts of the Climate Change Levy on Manufacturing: Evidence from Microdata

w17434 Nicholas J. Sanders
Charles F. Stoecker

Where Have All the Young Men Gone? Using Gender Ratios to Measure Fetal Death Rates

w17417 Robin Burgess
Matthew Hansen
Benjamin A. Olken
Peter Potapov
Stefanie Sieber

The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics

w17409 Bård Harstad
The Market for Conservation and Other Hostages

w17390 Christopher R. Knittel
Ryan Sandler

Cleaning the Bathwater with the Baby: The Health Co-Benefits of Carbon Pricing in Transportation

w17386 Stephen P. Holland
Jonathan E. Hughes
Christopher R. Knittel
Nathan C. Parker

Some Inconvenient Truths About Climate Change Policy: The Distributional Impacts of Transportation Policies

w17383 Kabir Malik
Maureen Cropper
Alexander Limonov
Anoop Singh

Estimating the Impact of Restructuring on Electricity Generation Efficiency: The Case of the Indian Thermal Power Sector

w17376 Christoph Böhringer
Jared C. Carbone
Thomas F. Rutherford

Embodied Carbon Tariffs

w17348 Mikhail Golosov
John Hassler
Per Krusell
Aleh Tsyvinski

Optimal Taxes on Fossil Fuel in General Equilibrium

w17341 Lucas W. Davis
Catherine Wolfram

Deregulation, Consolidation, and Efficiency: Evidence from U.S. Nuclear Power

w17302 Rema Hanna
Paulina Oliva

The Effect of Pollution on Labor Supply: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Mexico City

w17254 Matthew J. Kotchen
Jon Jungbien Moon

Corporate Social Responsibility for Irresponsibility

w17250 Patrick Bayer
Robert McMillan
Alvin Murphy
Christopher Timmins

A Dynamic Model of Demand for Houses and Neighborhoods

w17245 Avraham Ebenstein
Jian Zhang
Margaret S. McMillan
Kevin Chen

Chemical Fertilizer and Migration in China

w17222 Christopher R. Knittel
Douglas L. Miller
Nicholas J. Sanders

Caution, Drivers! Children Present: Traffic, Pollution, and Infant Health

w17217 Aparna Sawhney
Matthew E. Kahn

Understanding Cross-National Trends in High-Tech Renewable Power Equipment Exports to the United States

w17210 Michael Greenstone
Rema Hanna

Environmental Regulations, Air and Water Pollution, and Infant Mortality in India

w17200 Samuel Dastrup
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status

w17195 Georgiy Bobashev
Maureen L. Cropper
Joshua M. Epstein
D. Michael Goedecke
Stephen Hutton
Mead Over

Policy Response to Pandemic Influenza: The Value of Collective Action

w17189 Paul J. Ferraro
Michael K. Price

Using Non-Pecuniary Strategies to Influence Behavior: Evidence from a Large Scale Field Experiment

w17170 Michael Anderson
Maximilian Auffhammer

Pounds that Kill: The External Costs of Vehicle Weight

w17101
Robert Mendelsohn

Estimating Ricardian Models With Panel Data

w17095 Daniel J. Henderson
John A. List
Daniel L. Millimet
Christopher F. Parmeter
Michael K. Price

Empirical Implementation of Nonparametric First-Price Auction Models

w17092 Marshall Burke
John Dykema
David Lobell
Edward Miguel
Shanker Satyanath

Incorporating Climate Uncertainty into Estimates of Climate Change Impacts, with Applications to U.S. and African Agriculture

w17087 Sebastian Rausch
Gilbert E. Metcalf
John M. Reilly

Distributional Impacts of Carbon Pricing: A General Equilibrium Approach with Micro-Data for Households

w17086 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Stanley S. Reynolds
Mario Samano

Intermittency and the Value of Renewable Energy

w17083 Garth Heutel
Optimal Policy Instruments for Externality-Producing Durable Goods Under Time Inconsistency

w17047 David Card
Stefano DellaVigna
Ulrike Malmendier

The Role of Theory in Field Experiments

w17019 Corbett A. Grainger
Christopher Costello

The Value of Secure Property Rights: Evidence from Global Fisheries

w17017 Charles D. Kolstad
Public Goods Agreements with Other-Regarding Preferences

w17008 Geoffrey Heal
Sustainability and its Measurement

w17004 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Matthew J. Neidell

The Impact of Pollution on Worker Productivity

w17002 Siqi Zheng
Matthew E. Kahn

Does Government Investment in Local Public Goods Spur Gentrification? Evidence from Beijing

w17001 Don Fullerton
Daniel Karney
Kathy Baylis

Negative Leakage

w16992 Siqi Zheng
Jing Cao
Matthew E. Kahn

China's Rising Demand for "Green Cities": Evidence from Cross-City Real Estate Price Hedonics

w16987 Randy Chugh
Maureen L. Cropper
Urvashi Narain

The Cost of Fuel Economy in the Indian Passenger Vehicle Market

w16974 Soren T. Anderson
Ryan Kellogg
James M. Sallee

What Do Consumers Believe About Future Gasoline Prices?

w16971 Maureen L. Cropper
James K. Hammitt
Lisa A. Robinson

Valuing Mortality Risk Reductions: Progress and Challenges

w16963 Charles Mason
Andrew Plantinga

Contracting for Impure Public Goods: Carbon Offsets and Additionality

w16954 Geoffrey Heal
Howard Kunreuther

Tipping Climate Negotiations

w16920 Bronwyn H. Hall
Christian Helmers

Innovation and Diffusion of Clean/Green Technology: Can Patent Commons Help?

w16913 Michael Greenstone
Elizabeth Kopits
Ann Wolverton

Estimating the Social Cost of Carbon for Use in U.S. Federal Rulemakings: A Summary and Interpretation

w16908 John A. List
Does Market Experience Eliminate Market Anomalies? The Case of Exogenous Market Experience

w16878 James B. Davies
Xiaojun Shi
John Whalley

The Possibilities For Global Poverty Reduction Using Revenues From Global Carbon Pricing

w16863 Justin Marion
Erich Muehlegger

Fuel Tax Incidence and Supply Conditions

w16860 Hilary Sigman
Howard F. Chang

The Effect of Allowing Pollution Offsets With Imperfect Enforcement

w16844 Janet Currie
Michael Greenstone
Enrico Moretti

Superfund Cleanups and Infant Health

w16824 Thomas W. Hertel
Jayson Beckman

Commodity Price Volatility in the Biofuel Era: An Examination of the Linkage Between Energy and Agricultural Markets

w16798 Janet Currie
Inequality at Birth: Some Causes and Consequences

w16790 James D. Hamilton
Historical Oil Shocks

w16768 Don Fullerton
Garth Heutel
Gilbert E. Metcalf

Does the Indexing of Government Transfers Make Carbon Pricing Progressive?

w16767 Luosha Du
Ann Harrison
Gary Jefferson

FDI Spillovers and Industrial Policy: The Role of Tariffs and Tax Holidays

w16762 Robin Cross
Andrew J. Plantinga
Robert N. Stavins

The Value of Terroir: Hedonic Estimation of Vineyard Sale Prices

w16756 Lee J. Alston
Krister Andersson

Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Forest Protection: The Transaction Costs of REDD

w16733 Ann E. Harrison
Leslie A. Martin
Shanthi Nataraj

Learning Versus Stealing: How Important are Market-Share Reallocations to India's Productivity Growth?

w16732 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects

w16715 Ori Heffetz
John A. List

Is the Endowment Effect a Reference Effect?

w16706 Rachael E. Goodhue
Carlo Russo

Modeling Processor Market Power and the Incidence of Agricultural Policy: A Non-parametric Approach

w16703 Don Fullerton
Six Distributional Effects of Environmental Policy

w16699 Steven Sexton
David Zilberman

How Agricultural Biotechnology Boosts Food Supply and Accomodates Biofuels

w16697 Xiaoguang Chen
Haixiao Huang
Madhu Khanna
Hayri Önal

Meeting the Mandate for Biofuels: Implications for Land Use, Food and Fuel Prices

w16695 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew Neidell
Wolfram Schlenker

Water Quality Violations and Avoidance Behavior: Evidence from Bottled Water Consumption

w16655 Shanti Gamper-Rabindran
Ralph Mastromonaco
Christopher Timmins

Valuing the Benefits of Superfund Site Remediation: Three Approaches to Measuring Localized Externalities


2010
w16653 Severin Borenstein
Lucas W. Davis

The Equity and Efficiency of Two-Part Tariffs in U.S. Natural Gas Markets

w16627 Klaas van 't Veld
Matthew J. Kotchen

Green Clubs

w16614 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Catherine Wolfram

Cursed Resources? Political Conditions and Oil Market Outcomes

w16608 Grant D. Jacobsen
Matthew J. Kotchen
Michael P. Vandenbergh

The Behavioral Response to Voluntary Provision of an Environmental Public Good: Evidence from Residential Electricity Demand

w16604 James M. Sallee
Joel Slemrod

Car Notches: Strategic Automaker Responses to Fuel Economy Policy

w16599 Kenneth J. Arrow
Partha Dasgupta
Lawrence H. Goulder
Kevin J. Mumford
Kirsten Oleson

Sustainability and the Measurement of Wealth

w16594 Joshua Graff Zivin
Maria Damon
Harsha Thirumurthy

Health Shocks and Natural Resource Management: Evidence from Western Kenya

w16541 Ryan Kellogg
The Effect of Uncertainty on Investment: Evidence from Texas Oil Drilling

w16538 Matthew E. Kahn
Erin T. Mansur

How Do Energy Prices, and Labor and Environmental Regulations Affect Local Manufacturing Employment Dynamics? A Regression Discontinuity Approach

w16529 Rebecca Henderson
Richard G. Newell

Accelerating Energy Innovation: Insights from Multiple Sectors

w16519 Terry L. Anderson
Ragnar Arnason
Gary D. Libecap

Efficiency Advantages of Grandfathering in Rights-Based Fisheries Management

w16486 Ian W.H. Parry
Roberton C. Williams III

What Are the Costs of Meeting Distributional Objectives for Climate Policy?

w16483 Catherine L. Kling
John A. List
Jinhua Zhao

A Dynamic Explanation of the Willingness to Pay and Willingness to Accept Disparity

w16482 Christopher R. Knittel
Ryan Sandler

Carbon Prices and Automobile Greenhouse Gas Emissions: The Extensive and Intensive Margins

w16466 James Sallee
The Taxation of Fuel Economy

w16461 Edward Miguel
Shanker Satyanath

Understanding Transitory Rainfall Shocks, Economic Growth and Civil Conflict

w16440 Marshall Burke
John Dykema
David Lobell
Edward Miguel
Shanker Satyanath

Climate and Civil War: Is the Relationship Robust?

w16403 Robert N. Stavins
The Problem of the Commons: Still Unsettled After 100 Years

w16371 Soren T. Anderson
The Demand for Ethanol as a Gasoline Substitute

w16370 Soren T. Anderson
Carolyn Fischer
Ian Parry
James M. Sallee

Automobile Fuel Economy Standards: Impacts, Efficiency, and Alternatives

w16353 Robert S. Pindyck
Fat Tails, Thin Tails, and Climate Change Policy

w16349 Nicolai V. Kuminoff
V. Kerry Smith
Christopher Timmins

The New Economics of Equilibrium Sorting and its Transformational Role for Policy Evaluation

w16339 Robert T. Deacon
Dominic P. Parker
Christopher Costello

Overcoming the common pool problem through voluntary cooperation: the rise and fall of a fishery cooperative

w16338 Daniel T. Kaffine
Christopher J. Costello

Unitization of spatially connected renewable resources

w16324 Gary D. Libecap
Institutional Path Dependence in Climate Adaptation: Coman's "Some Unsettled Problems of Irrigation"

w16323 Bronwyn H. Hall
Christian Helmers

The role of patent protection in (clean/green) technology transfer

w16317 Xi Chen
William D. Nordhaus

The Value of Luminosity Data as a Proxy for Economic Statistics

w16308 Michael J. Roberts
Wolfram Schlenker

Is Agricultural Production Becoming More or Less Sensitive to Extreme Heat? Evidence from U.S. Corn and Soybean Yields

w16307 Meredith Fowlie
Updating the Allocation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Permits in a Federal Cap-and-Trade Program

w16305 James B. Bushnell
The Economics of Carbon Offsets

w16303 Charles D. Kolstad
Regulatory Choice with Pollution and Innovation

w16268 Louis Kaplow
Taxes, Permits, and Climate Change

w16241 Matthew E. Kahn
Matthew J. Kotchen

Environmental Concern and the Business Cycle: The Chilling Effect of Recession

w16234 Steven Shavell
Corrective Taxation versus Liability

w16232 V. Kerry Smith
Carol Mansfield
H. Allen Klaiber

Do Citizens Want the Truth about Terrorist Threats Regardless of the Consequences?

w16209 Howard F. Chang
Hilary Sigman

An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability

w16203 R. Quentin Grafton
Clay Landry
Gary D. Libecap
Sam McGlennon
Robert O'Brien

An Integrated Assessment of Water Markets: Australia, Chile, China, South Africa and the USA

w16194 Grant D. Jacobsen
Matthew J. Kotchen

Are Building Codes Effective at Saving Energy? Evidence from Residential Billing Data in Florida

w16186 James D. Hamilton
Nonlinearities and the Macroeconomic Effects of Oil Prices

w16184 Roberton C. Williams III
Growing State-Federal Conflicts in Environmental Policy: The Role of Market-Based Regulation

w16158 Stephen P. Holland
Spillovers from Climate Policy

w16147 Kala Krishna
Limiting Emissions and Trade: Some Basic Ideas

w16136 Martin L. Weitzman
GHG Targets as Insurance Against Catastrophic Climate Damages

w16131 Matthew E. Kahn
Urban Policy Effects on Carbon Mitigation

w16123 Lawrence H. Goulder
Robert N. Stavins

Interactions between State and Federal Climate Change Policies

w16121 Hilary Sigman
Monitoring and Enforcement of Climate Policy

w16120 Roberton C. Williams III
Setting the Initial Time-Profile of Climate Policy: The Economics of Environmental Policy Phase-Ins

w16119 Bård Harstad
Buy coal? Deposit markets prevent carbon leakage

w16117 Matthew J. Kotchen
Climate Policy and Voluntary Initiatives: An Evaluation of the Connecticut Clean Energy Communities Program

w16116 Erin T. Mansur
Upstream versus Downstream Implementation of Climate Policy

w16114 Lucas W. Davis
Evaluating the Slow Adoption of Energy Efficient Investments: Are Renters Less Likely to Have Energy Efficient Appliances?

w16111 Olivier Deschenes
Climate Policy and Labor Markets

w16109 Arik Levinson
Belts and Suspenders: Interactions Among Climate Policy Regulations

w16104 Severin Borenstein
Markets for Anthropogenic Carbon Within the Larger Carbon Cycle

w16101 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Aparna Mathur
Kevin A. Hassett

Distributional Impacts in a Comprehensive Climate Policy Package

w16100 V. Kerry Smith
How Can Policy Encourage Economically Sensible Climate Adaptation?

w16090 Huifang Tian
John Whalley

The Potential Global and Developing Country Impacts of Alternative Emission Cuts and Accompanying Mechanisms for the Post Copenhagen Process

w16057 H. Spencer Banzhaf
Randall P. Walsh

Segregation and Tiebout Sorting: Investigating the Link between Investments in Public Goods and Neighborhood Tipping

w16053 Sebastian Rausch
Gilbert E. Metcalf
John M. Reilly
Sergey Paltsev

Distributional Implications of Alternative U.S. Greenhouse Gas Control Measures

w16050 Antony Millner
Simon Dietz
Geoffrey Heal

Ambiguity and Climate Policy

w16037 Orley C. Ashenfelter
Karl Storchmann

Measuring the Economic Effect of Global Warming on Viticulture Using Auction, Retail, and Wholesale Prices

w15989 H. Allen Klaiber
V. Kerry Smith

Valuing Incremental Highway Capacity in a Network

w15978 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach

w15967 Astrid Dannenberg
Andreas Lange
Bodo Sturm

On the Formation of Coalitions to Provide Public Goods - Experimental Evidence from the Lab

w15939 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment

w15935 Don Fullerton
Holly Monti

Can Pollution Tax Rebates Protect Low-Income Families? The Effects of Relative Wage Rates

w15921 Michael J. Roberts
Wolfram Schlenker

Identifying Supply and Demand Elasticities of Agricultural Commodities: Implications for the US Ethanol Mandate

w15904 Maureen L. Cropper
Yi Jiang
Anna Alberini
Patrick Baur

Getting Cars Off the Road: The Cost-Effectiveness of an Episodic Pollution Control Program

w15899 Christoph Böhringer
Andreas Lange
Thomas F. Rutherford

Optimal Emission Pricing in the Presence of International Spillovers: Decomposing Leakage and Terms-of-Trade Motives

w15885 Lucas W. Davis
Erich Muehlegger

Do Americans Consume Too Little Natural Gas? An Empirical Test of Marginal Cost Pricing

w15865 Lee J. Alston
Gary D. Libecap
Bernardo Mueller

Interest Groups, Information Manipulation in the Media, and Public Policy: The Case of the Landless Peasants Movement in Brazil

w15836 Jeffrey A. Frankel
The Natural Resource Curse: A Survey

w15854 Robert W. Hahn
Robert N. Stavins

The Effect of Allowance Allocations on Cap-and-Trade System Performance

w15845 Luigi Guiso
Paola Sapienza
Luigi Zingales

Civic Capital as the Missing Link

w15844 Jared C. Carbone
V. Kerry Smith

Valuing ecosystem services in general equilibrium

w15827 Douglas Almond
Janet Currie

Human Capital Development Before Age Five

w15822 Severin Borenstein
The Redistributional Impact of Non-linear Electricity Pricing

w15820 Gary D. Libecap
Dean Lueck
Trevor O'Grady

Large Scale Institutional Changes: Land Demarcation Within the British Empire

w15797 R. Quentin Grafton
Clay Landry
Gary D. Libecap
Robert J. O'Brien

Water Markets: Australia's Murray-Darling Basin and the US Southwest

w15793 Brian D. Wright
Tiffany M. Shih

Agricultural Innovation

w15771 Lee J. Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Property Rights, Land Conflict and Tenancy in Brazil

w15788 Don Fullerton
Garth Heutel

Analytical General Equilibrium Effects of Energy Policy on Output and Factor Prices

w15786 Liran Einav
Jonathan D. Levin

Empirical Industrial Organization: A Progress Report

w15724 Patrick Bajari
Jane Cooley
Kyoo il Kim
Christopher Timmins

A Theory-Based Approach to Hedonic Price Regressions with Time-Varying Unobserved Product Attributes: The Price of Pollution

w15717 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew J. Neidell

Temperature and the Allocation of Time: Implications for Climate Change

w15711 Benjamin F. Jones
Benjamin A. Olken

Climate Shocks and Exports

w15701 John A. List
Sally Sadoff
Mathis Wagner

So you want to run an experiment, now what? Some Simple Rules of Thumb for Optimal Experimental Design

w15692 Robert S. Pindyck
Modeling the Impact of Warming in Climate Change Economics

w15673 David Popp
Innovation and Climate Policy

w15669 Karen Clay
Werner Troesken

Did Frederick Brodie Discover the World's First Environmental Kuznets Curve? Coal Smoke and the Rise and Fall of the London Fog

w15666 H. Spencer Banzhaf
B. Andrew Chupp

Heterogeneous Harm vs. Spatial Spillovers: Environmental Federalism and US Air Pollution

w15654 Nicole M. Baran
Paola Sapienza
Luigi Zingales

Can we infer social preferences from the lab? Evidence from the trust game


2009
w15621 Siqi Zheng
Rui Wang
Edward L. Glaeser
Matthew E. Kahn

The Greenness of China: Household Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Urban Development

w15613 Yan Dong
John Whalley

How Large are the Impacts of Carbon Motivated Border Tax Adjustments

w15590 Meghan R. Busse
Christopher R. Knittel
Florian Zettelmeyer

Pain at the Pump: The Differential Effect of Gasoline Prices on New and Used Automobile Markets

w15588 Martin L. Weitzman
Risk-Adjusted Gamma Discounting

w15585 W. Kip Viscusi
Joel Huber
Jason Bell
Caroline Cecot

Discontinuous Behavioral Responses to Recycling Laws and Plastic Water Bottle Deposits

w15572 James B. Bushnell
Howard Chong
Erin T. Mansur

Profiting from Regulation: An Event Study of the EU Carbon Market

w15558 Zeynep K. Hansen
Gary D. Libecap
Scott E. Lowe

Climate Variability and Water Infrastructure: Historical Experience in the Western United States

w15543 Nicholas E. Burger
Charles D. Kolstad

Voluntary Public Goods Provision, Coalition Formation, and Uncertainty

w15516 Valentina Bosetti
Jeffrey A. Frankel

Global Climate Policy Architecture and Political Feasibility: Specific Formulas and Emission Targets to Attain 460 ppm CO2 Concentrations

w15495 James B. Bushnell
Yihsu Chen

Regulation, Allocation, and Leakage in Cap-and-Trade Markets for CO2

w15453 John List
Charles Mason

Are CEOs Expected Utility Maximizers?

w15451 Daron Acemoglu
Philippe Aghion
Leonardo Bursztyn
David Hemous

The Environment and Directed Technical Change

w15441 Shurojit Chatterji
Sayantan Ghosal
Sean Walsh
John Whalley

Unilateral Measures and Emissions Mitigation

w15429 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Investment in Energy Infrastructure and the Tax Code

w15423 David Popp
Richard G. Newell

Where Does Energy R&D Come From? Examining Crowding Out from Environmentally-Friendly R&D

w15413 Janet Currie
W. Reed Walker

Traffic Congestion and Infant Health: Evidence from E-ZPass

w15386 Ian Ayres
Sophie Raseman
Alice Shih

Evidence from Two Large Field Experiments that Peer Comparison Feedback Can Reduce Residential Energy Usage

w15376 Gilles Duranton
Matthew A. Turner

The Fundamental Law of Road Congestion: Evidence from US cities

w15373 Robert S. Pindyck
Neng Wang

The Economic and Policy Consequences of Catastrophes

w15372 Mary F. Evans
V. Kerry Smith

Measuring How Risk Tradeoffs Adjust With Income

w15370 Huifang Tian
John Whalley

Level versus Equivalent Intensity Carbon Mitigation Commitments

w15366 Mary F. Evans
Christine Poulos
V. Kerry Smith

Who Counts in Evaluating the Effects of Air Pollution Policies on Households? Non-Market Valuation in the Presence of Dependencies

w15337 Lawrence H. Goulder
Mark R. Jacobsen
Arthur A. van Benthem

Unintended Consequences from Nested State & Federal Regulations: The Case of the Pavley Greenhouse-Gas-per-Mile Limits

w15264 Lee J. Alston
Edwyna Harris
Bernardo Mueller

De Facto and De Jure Property Rights: Land Settlement and Land Conflict on the Australian, Brazilian and U.S. Frontiers

w15294 Marc N. Conte
Matthew J. Kotchen

Explaining the Price of Voluntary Carbon Offsets

w15293 Lawrence H. Goulder
Marc A. C. Hafstead
Michael S. Dworsky

Impacts of Alternative Emissions Allowance Allocation Methods under a Federal Cap-and-Trade Program

w15280 Michael Kremer
Jessica Leino
Edward Miguel
Alix Peterson Zwane

Spring Cleaning: Rural Water Impacts, Valuation and Property Rights Institutions

w15262 Stephen P. Holland
Taxes and Trading versus Intensity Standards: Second-Best Environmental Policies with Incomplete Regulation (Leakage) or Market Power

w15259 Robert S. Pindyck
Uncertain Outcomes and Climate Change Policy

w15239 Corbett A. Grainger
Charles D. Kolstad

Who Pays a Price on Carbon?

w15162 Christopher R. Knittel
Automobiles on Steroids: Product Attribute Trade-Offs and Technological Progress in the Automobile Sector

w15156 Arik Levinson
Valuing Public Goods Using Happiness Data: The Case of Air Quality

w15125 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Cost Containment in Climate Change Policy: Alternative Approaches to Mitigating Price Volatility

w15107 Avraham Ebenstein
Ann Harrison
Margaret McMillan
Shannon Phillips

Why are American Workers getting Poorer? Estimating the Impact of Trade and Offshoring Using the CPS

w15100 Haitao Yin
Howard Kunreuther
Matthew White

Risk-Based Pricing and Risk-Reducing Effort: Does the Private Insurance Market Reduce Environmental Accidents?

w15086 Matthew J. Kotchen
Stephen W. Salant

A Free Lunch in the Commons

w15082 Meredith Fowlie
Stephen P. Holland
Erin T. Mansur

What Do Emissions Markets Deliver and to Whom? Evidence from Southern California's NOx Trading Program

w15081 Geoffrey Heal
The Economics of Renewable Energy

w15060 Ryan Kellogg
Learning by Drilling: Inter-Firm Learning and Relationship Persistence in the Texas Oilpatch

w15054 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Tax Policies for Low-Carbon Technologies

w15043 Michael Hoel
Aart de Zeeuw

Can a Focus on Breakthrough Technologies Improve the Performance of International Environmental Agreements?

w15035 Andrew Leach
Charles F. Mason
Klaas van't Veld

Co-optimization of Enhanced Oil Recovery and Carbon Sequestration

w15031 Kenneth Gillingham
Richard G. Newell
Karen Palmer

Energy Efficiency Economics and Policy

w15022 Joseph E. Aldy
Alan J. Krupnick
Richard G. Newell
Ian W.H. Parry
William A. Pizer

Designing Climate Mitigation Policy

w15017 Hilary Sigman
Environmental Liability and Redevelopment of Old Industrial Land

w15002 James D. Hamilton
Causes and Consequences of the Oil Shock of 2007-08

w14999 David Kelly
Subsidies to Industry and the Environment

w14986 Raymond B. Palmquist
Daniel J. Phaneuf
V. Kerry Smith

Short Run Constraints and the Increasing Marginal Value of Time in Recreation

w14981 David Albouy
What Are Cities Worth? Land Rents, Local Productivity, and the Capitalization of Amenity Values

w14977 Nikhil Agarwal
Chanont Banternghansa
Linda Bui

Toxic Exposure in America: Estimating Fetal and Infant Health Outcomes

w14963 Michael I. Cragg
Matthew E. Kahn

Carbon Geography: The Political Economy of Congressional Support for Legislation Intended to Mitigate Greenhouse Gas Production

w14957 H. Allen Klaiber
V. Kerry Smith

Evaluating Rubin's Causal Model for Measuring the Capitalization of Environmental Amenities

w14942 Gary D. Libecap
Dean Lueck

The Demarcation of Land and the Role of Coordinating Institutions

w14941 Andreas Lange
Andrew Stocking

Charitable Memberships, Volunteering, and Discounts: Evidence from a Large-Scale Online Field Experiment

w14939 Enrico Moretti
Matthew Neidell

Pollution, Health, and Avoidance Behavior: Evidence from the Ports of Los Angeles

w14936 Arik Levinson
Pollution and International Trade in Services

w14930 Andreas Lange
Andreas Löschel
Carsten Vogt
Andreas Ziegler

On the Self-interested Use of Equity in International Climate Negotiations

w14888 John Whalley
Yufei Yuan

Global Financial Structure and Climate Change

w14880 Yan Dong
John Whalley

Carbon Motivated Regional Trade Arrangements: Analytics and Simulations

w14876 Jeffrey A. Frankel
An Elaborated Global Climate Policy Architecture: Specific Formulas and Emission Targets for All Countries in All Decades

w14832 David Popp
Richard G. Newell
Adam B. Jaffe

Energy, the Environment, and Technological Change

w14751 Siqi Zheng
Matthew E. Kahn
Hongyu Liu

Towards a System of Open Cities in China: Home Prices, FDI Flows and Air Quality in 35 Major Cities

w14711 Yuezhou Cai
Raymond Riezman
John Whalley

International Trade and the Negotiability of Global Climate Change Agreements

w14685 Lucas W. Davis
Lutz Kilian

Estimating the Effect of a Gasoline Tax on Carbon Emissions

w14680 Melissa Dell
Benjamin F. Jones
Benjamin A. Olken

Temperature and Income: Reconciling New Cross-Sectional and Panel Estimates

w14638 William D. Nordhaus
The Perils of the Learning Model For Modeling Endogenous Technological Change


2008
w14565 Lucas W. Davis
Matthew E. Kahn

International Trade in Used Durable Goods: The Environmental Consequences of NAFTA

w14559 Michael A. Spencer
Stephen K. Swallow
Jason F. Shogren
John A. List

Rebate Rules in Threshold Public Good Provision

w14504 Meredith Fowlie
Christopher R. Knittel
Catherine Wolfram

Sacred Cars? Optimal Regulation of Stationary and Non-stationary Pollution Sources

w14492 James D. Hamilton
Understanding Crude Oil Prices

w14472 David Albouy
Are Big Cities Bad Places to Live? Estimating Quality of Life across Metropolitan Areas

w14460 Huifang Tian
John Whalley

China's Participation in Global Environmental Negotiations

w14451 Asher A. Blass
Saul Lach
Charles F. Manski

Using Elicited Choice Probabilities to Estimate Random Utility Models: Preferences for Electricity Reliability

w14450 Shanjun Li
Roger von Haefen
Christopher Timmins

How Do Gasoline Prices Affect Fleet Fuel Economy?

w14432 Judson Jaffe
Robert N. Stavins

Linkage of Tradable Permit Systems in International Climate Policy Architecture

w14431 Yan Dong
John Whalley

Carbon, Trade Policy, and Carbon Free Trade Areas

w14429 Matthew J. Kotchen
Laura E. Grant

Does Daylight Saving Time Save Energy? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Indiana

w14421 Meredith Fowlie
Incomplete Environmental Regulation, Imperfect Competition, and Emissions Leakage

w14409 Hyunhoe Bae
Peter Wilcoxen
David Popp

Information Disclosure Policy: Do States' Data Processing Efforts Help More than the Information Disclosure Itself?

w14394 Nicholas Bloom
Christos Genakos
Ralf Martin
Raffaella Sadun

Modern Management: Good for the Environment or just Hot Air?

w14375 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Designing A Carbon Tax to Reduce U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions

w14365 Shanti Gamper-Rabindran
Shakeeb Khan
Christopher Timmins

The Impact of Piped Water Provision on Infant Mortality in Brazil: A Quantile Panel Data Approach

w14364 Thomas DeLeire
Christopher Timmins

Roy Model Sorting and Non-Random Selection in the Valuation of a Statistical Life

w14359 Lawrence H. Summers
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Policymaking for Posterity

w14356 Steven D. Levitt
John A. List

Field Experiments in Economics: The Past, The Present, and The Future

w14352 Janet Currie
Johannes F. Schmieder

Fetal Exposure to Toxic Releases and Infant Health

w14325 V. Kerry Smith
Carol Mansfield
Laurel Clayton

Valuing a Homeland Security Policy: Countermeasures for the Threats from Shoulder Mounted Missiles

w14319 Craig E. Landry
Andreas Lange
John A. List
Michael K. Price
Nicholas G. Rupp

Is a Donor in Hand Better than Two in the Bush? Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment

w14304 Aaron Strong
V. Kerry Smith

Reconsidering the Economics of Demand Analysis with Kinked Budget Constraints

w14287 V. Kerry Smith
Carol Mansfield
Aaron Strong

Public or Private Production of Food Safety: What Do U.S. Consumers Want?

w14286 Mary Lovely
David Popp

Trade, Technology, and the Environment: Why Have Poor Countries Regulated Sooner?

w14271 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew Neidell

Days of Haze: Environmental Information Disclosure and Intertemporal Avoidance Behavior

w14258 Brian C. Murray
Richard G. Newell
William A. Pizer

Balancing Cost and Emissions Certainty: An Allowance Reserve for Cap-and-Trade

w14254 Stephen P. Holland
Michael Moore

When to Pollute, When to Abate? Intertemporal Permit Use in the Los Angeles NOx Market

w14241 Don Fullerton
Distributional Effects of Environmental and Energy Policy: An Introduction

w14238 Edward L. Glaeser
Matthew E. Kahn

The Greenness of Cities: Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Urban Development

w14209 Matthew J. Neidell
Information, Avoidance Behavior, and Health: The Effect of Ozone on Asthma Hospitalizations

w14197 Don Fullerton
Andrew Leicester
Stephen Smith

Environmental Taxes

w14196 Janet Currie
Matthew J. Neidell
Johannes Schmieder

Air Pollution and Infant Health: Lessons from New Jersey

w14170 Louis Kaplow
Optimal Policy with Heterogeneous Preferences

w14162 Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
Erich Muehlegger
Krislert Samphantharak

Edgeworth Cycles Revisited

w14147 Sheila M. Olmstead
Robert N. Stavins

Comparing Price and Non-Price Approaches to Urban Water Conservation

w14132 Melissa Dell
Benjamin F. Jones
Benjamin A. Olken

Climate Change and Economic Growth: Evidence from the Last Half Century

w14110 Curtis Carlson
Gilbert E. Metcalf

Energy Tax Incentives and the Alternative Minimum Tax

w14030 Lucas W. Davis
Lutz Kilian

The Allocative Cost of Price Ceilings in the U.S. Residential Market for Natural Gas

w14025 Ben Lockwood
John Whalley

Carbon Motivated Border Tax Adjustments: Old Wine in Green Bottles?

w13991 Richard G. Newell
William A. Pizer

Indexed Regulation

w13989 Forest L. Reinhardt
Robert N. Stavins
Richard H. K. Vietor

Corporate Social Responsibility Through an Economic Lens

w13988 Andrew K. Rose
Mark M. Spiegel

Non-Economic Engagement and International Exchange: The Case of Environmental Treaties

w13980 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Sergey Paltsev
John Reilly
Henry Jacoby
Jennifer F. Holak

Analysis of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Tax Proposals

w13927 Geoffrey Heal
Climate Economics: A Meta-Review and Some Suggestions

w13903 V. Kerry Smith
Mary F. Evans
H. Spencer Banzhaf
Christine Poulos

Can Weak Substitution be Rehabilitated?

w13799 Wolfram Schlenker
Michael J. Roberts

Estimating the Impact of Climate Change on Crop Yields: The Importance of Nonlinear Temperature Effects

w13778 Steven J. Davis
Cheryl Grim
John Haltiwanger
Mary Streitwieser

Electricity Pricing to U.S. Manufacturing Plants, 1963-2000

w13760 Nick Johnstone
Ivan Hascic
David Popp

Renewable Energy Policies And Technological Innovation: Evidence Based On Patent Counts

w13753 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Using Tax Expenditures to Achieve Energy Policy Goals

w13742 Eduardo Engel
Ronald Fischer

Optimal Resource Extraction Contracts Under Threat of Expropriation

w13728 Daniel Rondeau
John A. List

Matching and Challenge Gifts to Charity:Evidence from Laboratory and Natural Field Experiments

w13722 Mary F. Evans
V. Kerry Smith

Complementarity and the Measurement of Individual Risk Tradeoffs: Accounting for Quantity and Quality of Life Effects


2007
w13679 Severin Borenstein
Meghan Busse
Ryan Kellogg

Principal-agent Incentives, Excess Caution, and Market Inefficiency: Evidence From Utility Regulation

w13678 Matthew Kotchen
Michael Moore

Conservation: From Voluntary Restraint to a Voluntary Price Premium

w13645 Don Fullerton
Garth Heutel

The General Equilibrium Incidence of Environmental Mandates

w13643 Matthew J. Kotchen
Voluntary Provision of Public Goods for Bads: A Theory of Environmental Offsets

w13642 Gary D. Libecap
Open-Access Losses and Delay in the Assignment of Property Rights

w13616 Arik Levinson
Technology, International Trade, and Pollution from U.S. Manufacturing

w13614 Dora Gicheva
Justine Hastings
Sofia Villas-Boas

Revisiting the Income Effect: Gasoline Prices and Grocery Purchases

w13594 Raymond B. Palmquist
Daniel J. Phaneuf
V. Kerry Smith

Measuring the Values for Time

w13587 Robert Stavins
Judson Jaffe
Todd Schatzki

Too Good to Be True? An Examination of Three Economic Assessments of California Climate Change Policy

w13579 Geoffrey Heal
Howard Kunreuther

Social Reinforcement: Cascades, Entrapment and Tipping

w13575 Richard L. Revesz
Robert Stavins

Environmental Law and Policy

w13574 Robert N. Stavins
Environmental Economics

w13573 Sheila Olmstead
W. Michael Hanemann
Robert N. Stavins

Water Demand Under Alternative Price Structures

w13572 Ruben N. Lubowski
Andrew J. Plantinga
Robert N. Stavins

What Drives Land-Use Change in the United States? A National Analysis of Landowner Decisions

w13554 Kevin A. Hassett
Aparna Mathur
Gilbert E. Metcalf

The Incidence of a U.S. Carbon Tax: A Lifetime and Regional Analysis

w13513 Erin T. Mansur
Sheila M. Olmstead

The Value of Scarce Water: Measuring the Inefficiency of Municipal Regulations

w13512 Nathaniel Keohane
Erin T. Mansur
Andrey Voynov

Averting Regulatory Enforcement: Evidence from New Source Review

w13511 Erin T. Mansur
Do Oligopolists Pollute Less? Evidence from a Restructured Electricity Market

w13510 Erin T. Mansur
Prices vs. Quantities: Environmental Regulation and Imperfect Competition

w13509 Erin T. Mansur
Measuring Welfare in Restructured Electricity Markets

w13508 Stephen P. Holland
Erin T. Mansur

Is Real-Time Pricing Green? The Environmental Impacts of Electricity Demand Variance

w13507 James B. Bushnell
Erin T. Mansur
Celeste Saravia

Vertical Arrangements, Market Structure, and Competition An Analysis of Restructured U.S. Electricity Markets

w13490 Martin Weitzman
Structural Uncertainty and the Value of Statistical Life in the Economics of Catastrophic Climate Change

w13472 James Bushnell
Carla Peterman
Catherine Wolfram

Local Solutions to Global Problems: Policy Choice and Regulatory Jurisdiction

w13458 Michael Greenstone
Is the "Surge" Working? Some New Facts

w13454 Hans-Werner Sinn
Public Policies against Global Warming

w13453 Hans-Werner Sinn
Pareto Optimality in the Extraction of Fossil Fuels and the Greenhouse Effect: A Note

w13439 David Popp
Tamara Hafner
Nick Johnstone

Policy vs. Consumer Pressure: Innovation and Diffusion of Alternative Bleaching Technologies in the Pulp Industry

w13331 A. Lans Bovenberg
Lawrence H. Goulder
Mark R. Jacobsen

Industry Compensation and the Costs of Alternative Environmental Policy Instruments

w13347 Douglas Almond
Lena Edlund
Mårten Palme

Chernobyl's Subclinical Legacy: Prenatal Exposure to Radioactive Fallout and School Outcomes in Sweden

w13320 Boyan Jovanovic
Bubbles in Prices of Exhaustible Resources

w13266 Stephen P. Holland
Christopher R. Knittel
Jonathan E. Hughes

Greenhouse Gas Reductions under Low Carbon Fuel Standards?

w13252 Janet Currie
Eric Hanushek
E. Megan Kahn
Matthew Neidell
Steven Rivkin

Does Pollution Increase School Absences?

w13238 Howard Chang
Hilary Sigman
Leah G. Traub

Endogenous Decentralization in Federal Environmental Policies

w13227 Olivier Deschenes
Enrico Moretti

Extreme Weather Events, Mortality and Migration

w13215 James B. Bushnell
Catherine Wolfram

The Guy at the Controls: Labor Quality and Power Plant Efficiency

w13211 Matthew J. Kotchen
Nicholas E. Burger

Should We Drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge? An Economic Perspective

w13178 Olivier Deschênes
Michael Greenstone

Climate Change, Mortality, and Adaptation: Evidence from Annual Fluctuations in Weather in the US

w13176 Sergey Paltsev
John M. Reilly
Henry D. Jacoby
Angelo C. Gurgel
Gilbert E. Metcalf
Andrei P. Sokolov
Jennifer F. Holak

Assessment of U.S. Cap-and-Trade Proposals

w13098 Hilary Sigman
Decentralization and Environmental Quality: An International Analysis of Water Pollution

w13097 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Environmental Policy as Social Policy? The Impact of Childhood Lead Exposure on Crime

w13053 William A. Pizer
David Popp

Endogenizing Technological Change: Matching Empirical Evidence to Modeling Needs

w13002 Jedidiah Brewer
Robert Glennon
Alan Ker
Gary D. Libecap

Water Markets in the West: Prices, Trading, and Contractual Forms

w12992 John A. List
Field Experiments: A Bridge Between Lab and Naturally-Occurring Data

w12969 M. Scott Taylor
Buffalo Hunt: International Trade and the Virtual Extinction of the North American Bison

w12892 Dalton Conley
Gordon C. McCord
Jeffrey D. Sachs

Africa's Lagging Demographic Transition: Evidence from Exogenous Impacts of Malaria Ecology and Agricultural Technology


2006
w12813 William D. Nordhaus
The Economics of Hurricanes in the United States

w12777 John A. List
Michael Margolis
Daniel E. Osgood

Is the Endangered Species Act Endangering Species?

w12752 Robert S. Pindyck
Uncertainty In Environmental Economics

w12741 William D. Nordhaus
The "Stern Review" on the Economics of Climate Change

w12598 Gary D. Libecap
The Assignment of Property Rights on the Western Frontier: Lessons for Contemporary Environmental and Resource Policy

w12582 W. Kip Viscusi
Richard J. Zeckhauser

National Survey Evidence on Disasters and Relief: Risk Beliefs, Self-Interest, and Compassion

w12568 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Federal Tax Policy Towards Energy

w12535 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Jongsang Park

A Comment on The Role of Prices for Excludable Public Goods

w12530 Jonathan E. Hughes
Christopher R. Knittel
Daniel Sperling

Evidence of a Shift in the Short-Run Price Elasticity of Gasoline Demand

w12524 Severin Borenstein
Customer Risk from Real-Time Retail Electricity Pricing: Bill Volatility and Hedgability

w12380 Orley Ashenfelter
Karl Storchmann

Using a Hedonic Model of Solar Radiation to Assess the Economic Effect of Climate Change: The Case of Mosel Valley Vineyards

w12338 Dean Karlan
John A. List

Does Price Matter in Charitable Giving? Evidence From a Large-Scale Natural Field Experiment

w12294 W. Kip Viscusi
Rational Discounting for Regulatory Analysis

w12272 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Energy Conservation in the United States: Understanding its Role in Climate Policy

w12266 Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
Krislert Samphantharak

$2.00 Gas! Studying the Effects of a Gas Tax Moratorium

w12119 David Popp
Exploring Links Between Innovation and Diffusion: Adoption of NOx Control Technologies at U.S. Coal-Fired Power Plants

w12106 Patrick Bayer
Nathaniel Keohane
Christopher Timmins

Migration and Hedonic Valuation: The Case of Air Quality

w12070 Don Fullerton
Seung-Rae Kim

Environmental Investment and Policy with Distortionary Taxes and Endogenous Growth

w11935 W. Kip Viscusi
Joel Huber

Hyperbolic Discounting of Public Goods

w11934 W. Kip Viscusi
Regulation of Health, Safety, and Environmental Risks

w11923 Lawrence H. Goulder
William A. Pizer

The Economics of Climate Change

w11916 Orley Ashenfelter
Measuring the Value of a Statistical Life: Problems and Prospects


2005
w11889 William Nordhaus
Life After Kyoto: Alternative Approaches to Global Warming

w11863 W. Kip Viscusi
Richard Zeckhauser

The Perception and Valuation of the Risks of Climate Change: A Rational and Behavioral Blend

w11859 Joni Hersch
W. Kip Viscusi

The Generational Divide in Support for Environmental Policies: European Evidence

w11790 Michael Greenstone
Justin Gallagher

Does Hazardous Waste Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market and the Superfund Program

w11667 Howard F. Chang
Hilary Sigman

The Effect of Joint and Several Liability Under Superfund on Brownfields

w11665 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Tax Reform and Environmental Taxation

w11594 Severin Borenstein
Wealth Transfers from Implementing Real-Time Retail Electricity Pricing

w11553 Ye Feng
Don Fullerton
Li Gan

Vehicle Choices, Miles Driven, and Pollution Policies

w11438 Ian W.H. Parry
Hilary Sigman
Margaret Walls
Roberton C. Williams III

The Incidence of Pollution Control Policies

w11415 David Popp
They Don't Invent Them Like They Used To: An Examination of Energy Patent Citations Over Time

w11311 Don Fullerton
Garth Heutel

The General Equilibrium Incidence of Environmental Taxes

w11174 Don Fullerton
Li Gan

Cost-Effective Policies to Reduce Vehicle Emissions

w11118 Richard Arnott
Eren Inci

An Integrated Model of Downtown Parking and Traffic Congestion


2004
w11001 Kira Markiewicz
Nancy L. Rose
Catherine Wolfram

Do Markets Reduce Costs? Assessing the Impact of Regulatory Restructuring on U.S. Electric Generation Efficiency

w10950 William Nordhaus
Retrospective on the 1970s Productivity Slowdown

w10895 Dae-Wook Kim
Christopher R. Knittel

Biases in Static Oligopoly Models? Evidence from the California Electricity Market

w10880 David Popp
R&D Subsidies and Climate Policy: Is There a "Free Lunch"?

w10854 William A. Brock
M. Scott Taylor

Economic Growth and the Environment: A Review of Theory and Empirics

w10824 Denise Mauzerall
Babar Sultan
Namsoug Kim
David F. Bradford

Charging NOx Emitters for Health Damages: An Exploratory Analysis

w10717 Hilary Sigman
Transboundary Spillovers and Decentralization of Environmental Policies

w10663 Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone

The Economic Impacts of Climate Change: Evidence from Agricultural Profits and Random

w10643 David Popp
International Innovation and Diffusion of Air Pollution Control Technologies: The Effects of NOX and SO2 Regulation in the US, Japan, and Germany

w10639 Andreas Lange
John A. List
Michael K. Price

Auctions with Resale When Private Values Are Uncertain: Theory and Empirical Evidence

w10629 Arik Levinson
M. Scott Taylor

Unmasking the Pollution Haven Effect

w10609 John A. List
Daniel M. Sturm

How Elections Matter: Theory and Evidence from Environmental Policy

w10585 Josh Ederington
Arik Levinson
Jenny Minier

Trade Liberalization and Pollution Havens

w10557 William A. Brock
M. Scott Taylor

The Green Solow Model

w10490 Louis Kaplow
On the (Ir)Relevence of Distribution and Labor Supply Distortion of Government Policy

w10330 Sarah E. West
Roberton C. Williams

Empirical Estimates for Environmental Policy Making in a Second-Best Setting

w10285 David Popp
ENTICE-BR: The Effects of Backstop Technology R&D on Climate Policy Models

w10251 Janet Currie
Matthew Neidell

Air Pollution and Infant Health: What Can We Learn From California's Recent Experience


2003
w10140 Don Fullerton
Ann Wolverton

The Two-Part Instrument in a Second-Best World

w10090 Jeffrey A. Frankel
The Environment and Globalization

w10059 A.L. Bovenberg
Lawrence H. Goulder
Derek J. Gurney

Efficiency Costs of Meeting Industry-Distributional Constraints under Environmental Permits and Taxes

w10053 Kenneth Y. Chay
Michael Greenstone

Air Quality, Infant Mortality, and the Clean Air Act of 1970

w9986 Peter C. Reiss
Matthew W. White

Demand and Pricing in Electricity Markets: Evidence from San Diego During California's Energy Crisis

w9978 David Popp
Lessons from Patents: Using Patents To Measure Technological Change in Environmental Models

w9922 Severin Borenstein
Stephen P. Holland

On the Efficiency of Competitive Electricity Markets With Time-Invariant Retail Prices

w9823 Brian R. Copeland
M. Scott Taylor

Trade, Growth and the Environment

w9801 Per G. Fredriksson
John A. List
Daniel L. Millimet

Chasing the Smokestack: Strategic Policymaking With Multiple Instruments

w9776 Jean-Marie Grether
Jaime de Melo

Globalization and Dirty Industries: Do Pollution Havens Matter?

w9762 David Popp
ENTICE: Endogenous Technological Change in the DICE Model of Global Warming

w9741 Michael C. Davis
James D. Hamilton

Why Are Prices Sticky? The Dynamics of Wholesale Gasoline Prices

w9736 John A. List
Neoclassical Theory Versus Prospect Theory: Evidence from the Marketplace

w9733 Edward L. Glaeser
Matthew E. Kahn

Sprawl and Urban Growth

w9718 Josh Ederington
Arik Levinson
Jenny Minier

Footloose and Pollution-Free

w9678 Joshua Graff Zivin
Richard Just
David Zilberman

Risk Aversion, Liability Rules, and Safety

w9597 William A. Brock
M. Scott Taylor

The Kindergarten Rule of Sustainable Growth


2002
w9283 Roberton Williams
Prices vs. Quantities vs. Tradable Quantities

w9125 Wayne B. Gray
Ronald J. Shadbegian

Optimal Pollution Abatement - Whose Benefits Matter, and How Much?

w8901 Don Fullerton
Gilbert E. Metcalf

Cap and Trade Policies in the Presence of Monopoly and Distortionary Taxation

w8723 Don Fullerton
Robert D. Mohr

Suggested Subsidies are Sub-optimal Unless Combined with an Output Tax

w8705 Wayne B. Gray
Ronald J. Shadbegian

When Do Firms Shift Production Across States to Avoid Environmental Regulation?


2001
w8687 Peter C. Reiss
Matthew W. White

Household Electricity Demand, Revisited

w8620 Severin Borenstein
James Bushnell
Christopher R. Knittel
Catherine Wolfram

Trading Inefficiencies in California's Electricity Markets

w8593 David Popp
Pollution Control Innovations and the Clean Air Act of 1990

w8458 A. Lans Bovenberg
Lawrence H. Goulder

Environmental Taxation and Regulation

w8420 Don Fullerton
A Framework to Compare Environmental Policies

w8284 David Popp
Induced Innovation and Energy Prices

w8213 Robert H. Patrick
Frank A. Wolak

Estimating the Customer-Level Demand for Electricity Under Real-Time Market Prices

w8119 Jeffrey D. Sachs
Tropical Underdevelopment


2000
w7970 Adam B. Jaffe
Richard G. Newell
Robert N. Stavins

Technological Change and the Environment

w7917 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Environmental Levies and Distortionary Taxation: Pigou, Taxation, and Pollution

w7774 Don Fullerton
Sarah West

Tax and Subsidy Combinations for the Control of Car Pollution

w7755 James D. Hamilton
What is an Oil Shock?

h0127 Gary D. Libecap
Zeynep Kocabiyik Hansen

"Rain Follows the Plow" and Dryfarming Doctrine: The Climate Information Problem and Homestead Failure in the Upper Great Plains, 1890-1925

w7657 Brian R. Copeland
M. Scott Taylor

Free Trade and Global Warming: A Trade Theory View of the Kyoto Protocol

w7654 A. Lans Bovenberg
Lawrence H. Goulder

Neutralizing the Adverse Industry Impacts of CO2 Abatement Policies: What Does it Cost?

w7505 Don Fullerton
Ann Wolverton

Two Generalizations of a Deposit-Refund System


1999
w7259 Don Fullerton
Inkee Hong
Gilbert E. Metcalf

A Tax on Output of the Polluting Industry is Not a Tax on Pollution: The Importance of Hitting the Target

w7142 Gary D. Libecap
James L. Smith

The Self-Enforcing Provisions of Oil and Gas Unit Operating Agreements: Theory and Evidence

w7095 Steven J. Davis
John Haltiwanger

Sectoral Job Creation and Destruction Responses to Oil Price Changes

w7059 Don Fullerton
Sarah West

Can Taxes on Cars and on Gasoline Mimic an Unavailable Tax on Emissions?


1998
w6437 Richard G. Newell
Adam B. Jaffe
Robert N. Stavins

The Induced Innovation Hypothesis and Energy-Saving Technological Change


1997
w6074 Gilbert E. Metcalf
Kevin A. Hassett

Measuring the Energy Savings from Home Improvement Investments: Evidence from Monthly Billing Data

w5967 Ian W. H. Parry
Roberton C. Williams III
Lawrence H. Goulder

When Can Carbon Abatement Policies Increase Welfare? The Fundamental Role of Distorted Factor Markets

w5880 Wayne B. Gray
Manufacturing Plant Location: Does State Pollution Regulation Matter?


1995
w5398 Jeffrey D. Sachs
Andrew M. Warner

Natural Resource Abundance and Economic Growth

w5242 Brian R. Copeland
M. Scott Taylor

Trade, Spatial Separation, and the Environment


1994
w4896 Lawrence H. Goulder
Environmental Taxation and the "Double Dividend:" A Reader's Guide


1993
w4582 Lawrence H. Goulder
Energy Taxes: Traditional Efficiency Effects and Environmental Implications

w4321 Wayne B. Gray
Ronald J. Shadbegian

Environmental Regulation and Manufacturing Productivity at the Plant Level


1989
w3077 Peter C. Reiss
Economic and Financial Determinants of Oil and Gas Exploration Activity


1980
w0582 Jeffrey D. Sachs
Energy and Growth under Flexible Exchange Rates: A Simulation Study


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