Environment, Resource and Energy Economics Seminars


Fall 2018

Date Speaker Title Time and Location
Wednesday,
August 22
Jonathan Colmer
University of Virginia
TBD 3:30 – 5
CPCOM 416
Friday,
September 7
Nirman Saha
ASU
TBD 10:30 – 11:50
WGHL 401
Friday,
September 21
Sophie Mathes
ASU
TBD 10:30 – 11:50
WGHL 401
Friday,
October 19
Laura Bakkensen
University of Arizona
TBD 10:30 – 11:50
WGHL 401
Friday,
November 2
Steve Smith
Mines
TBD 10:30 – 11:50
WGHL 401
Wednesday,
November 14
Rob Williams
University of Maryland
TBD 3:30 – 5
CPCOM 416
Friday,
November 16
Jeremy Wes
UC Santa Cruz
TBD 10:30 – 11:50
WGHL 401
Friday,
November 30
Jennifer Alix-Garcia
Oregon State
TBD 10:30 – 11:50
WGHL 401

Spring 2018

Date Speaker Title Time and Location
Friday,
January 26
Judson Boomhower
UC San Diego
Moral Hazard, Wildfires, and Adaption to Climate Change 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401
Friday,
February 9
Richard Carson
UC San Diego
Coastal Wetlands Reduce Property Damage During Tropical Cyclones 10:30 – 11:30
MCRD 256
Tuesday,
February 13
Marc Jeuland
Sustaining Sanitation: Evidence from Odisha, India on the Long-Term Effectiveness of the Shame and Subsidy Approach 4:00 – 5:15
CPCOM 480
Friday,
March 2
Stephie Fried
Arizona State University
Storm Drains and Sea Walls: A Quantitative Macro Study of Climate Adaptation 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401
Wednesday,
March 14
Ashley Langer
University of Arizona
Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains from Dynamic Enforcement of Environmental Regulations 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
March 21
Roger von Haefen
NC State University
The Effects of Temperature on Recreational Fishing Demand and Adaptation: Implications for a Changing Climate 12:00 – 1:00
SANTAN 122
Friday,
March 23
Jared Carbone
Colorado School of Mines
Modeling Equilibrium Response to Climate-Induced Migration 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401
Friday,
April 6
Jenny Apriesnig
Arizona State University
General Equilibrium Privatization of a Regulated Fishery 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 323
Friday,
April 6
Francois Gourio
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Weather Shocks and Climate Change 12:00 – 1:15 p.m.
CPCom 120
Wednesday,
April 11
Tatyana Deryugina
University of Illinois
Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Friday,
April 20
Felix Morency-Lavoie
NHH Norwegian School of Economics
Consequences of Industry Consolidation on the Control of Spatial Externalities: The Case of Norwegian Salmon Aquaculture 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
WGHL 401

Fall 2017

Date Speaker Title Time and Location
Friday,
September 8
Gavin Fraser
Rhodes University, South Africa
TBD 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401
Friday,
September 22
Glenn Sheriff
ASU
Labor Response to Climate Variation in Eastern Africa 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401
Friday,
October 6
Ryan Wessel
Arizona State University
Vehicle Emissions Inspection Programs: Equality and Impact 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401
Friday,
October 20
Steve Miller
University of Minnesota
Tree-based Estimation of Heterogeneous Dynamic Policy Effects 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401
Wednesday,
October 25
David Finnoff
University of Wyoming
The Consequences of Spatial and Species Aggregation in Welfare Estimates of Invasive Species 12:00 – 1:30
WGHL 401
Friday,
November 3
Jackson Dorsey
University of Arizona
Harnessing the Power of the Sun: Competition, Quality, and Online Bids in the Rooftop Solar Market 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401
Wednesday,
November 8
Catie Hausman
University of Michigan
TBD 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Friday,
December 1
Dominic Parker
University of Wisconsin
The Origins and Size of Environmental Agencies 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 401

Spring 2017

Date Speaker Title Time and Location
Thursday,
January 12
Stephie Fried
Carleton College
Climate Policy and Innovation: A Quantitative Macroeconomic Analysis 12:00 – 1:15
CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
January 18
Ashley Vissing
University of Chicago
One-to-Many Matching with Complementary Preferences: An Empirical Study of Natural Gas Lease Quality and Market Power 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Friday,
February 3
Subhrendu Pattanayack
Duke University
Convenient truth: Policies for energy, health, and climate outcomes 10:30 – 11:30
WGHL 481
Friday,
March 3
Ed Barbier
U. Wyoming
Natural Capital and Wealth in the 21st Century 10:30 – 12:00
MCRD 176 (McCord Hall)
Wednesday,
March 15
Koichiro Ito
University of Chicago
Information Frictions, Inertia, and Selection on Elasticity: A Field Experiment on Electricity Tariff Choice 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Friday,
March 17
Nick Hanley
U. St. Andrews
Using Nudges and Social Preferences to Improve Environmental 10:30 – 12:00
CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
March 22
Paulina Olivia
UC Irvine
TBA 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Friday, April 7 Daniel Sullivan
Resources for the Future
TBA 10:30 – 11:45
WGHL 401

Fall 2016

Date Speaker Title Time and Location
Friday,
Aug. 26
Christos Makridis
Stanford
The (Non)Separability of Air Quality: Evidence from Millions of Households Across the United States 10:30 – 12:00
WGHL 401
Wednesday,
Sept. 7
Nick Kuminoff
ASU
Hazed and Confused: Air Pollution, Cognitive Functioning, and Financial Decision Making among the Elderly 12:00 – 1:00
Santan 335
Friday,
Sept. 9
Kevin Boyle
Virginia Tech
The Effect of Spatial Interpolation on the Hedonic Model: A Case of Forest Pest Damages 10:30 – 12:00
WGHL 401
Friday,
Sept. 23
Sajad Vahedi
ASU
Children’s Skill Formation: The Role of Childhood Exposure to Pollution 10:30 – 12:00
WGHL 401
Monday,
Sept. 26
Mar Reguant
Northwestern
Learning from Schools about Energy Efficiency 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Friday,
Oct. 21
Jing Liang
ASU
Do energy retrofits work? Evidence from commercial and residential buildings in Phoenix 10:30 – 12:00
WGHL 401
October 28-29: ASU Conference on Advances in Environmental Economics
Friday,
Nov. 4
Adam Lampert
ASU
Valuating environmental impacts on economic growth: Emergence of a shadow value 10:30 – 12:00
WGHL 401
Wednesday,
Nov. 16
Soren Anderson
Michigan State
Overlapping Strategies for Reducing Carbon Emissions from the Personal Transportation Sector 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Friday,
Nov. 18
Stale Navrud
Norwegian University of Life Sciences
Design and Policy Use of Stated Preference Surveys Valuing Coastal Ecosystem Service Losses from Oil Spills 10:30 – 12:00
WGHL 401
Wednesday,
Nov. 30
Kyle Mangum
Georgia State
TBA 3:30 – 5:00
CPCOM 416
Friday,
Dec. 2
Lily Hsueh
ASU
What Explains Participation and Effort in Voluntary Climate Initiatives By Businesses? A Case of the Carbon Disclosure Project 10:30 – 12:00
WGHL 401

Spring 2016

Date Speaker Title Time and Location
Wednesday,
April 27
Meredith Fowlie
University of California, Berkeley
Default Effects, Follow-on Behavior and Welfare in Residential Electricity Pricing Programs 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
March 23
Shanjun Li
Cornell University
Local Protectionism, Market Structure, and Social Welfare: China’s Automobile Market 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
CPCOM 416
Thursday,
February 11
Christy Zhou
University of Maryland
Knowledge Capital, Technology Adoption, and Environmental Policies: Evidences from the US Automobile Industry 3:30 – 5:00 p.m..
CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
February 8
Katrina Jessoe
UC Davis
Climate Change and Labor Allocation in Rural Mexico: Evidence from Annual Fluctuations in Weather 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
WGHL 481
Friday,
February 05
Marcelo Sant’Anna
Yale University
How Green is Sugarcane Ethanol? 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
February 3
Bryan Leonard
UC Santa Barbara
Economic Analysis of Property Rights: First Possession of Water in the American West 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
WGHL 481
Monday,
February 1
Harrison Fell
Colorado School of Mines
The Fall of Coal: Joint Impacts of Fuel Prices and Renewables on Generation and Implications for Policy 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
WGHL 481
Friday,
February 29
Andrew Waxman
Cornell
The Long Road to Work: The Divergent Effects of Transportation Policies by Worker Skill in a Locational Sorting Model 10:30 – 12:00 p.m.
UCENT 822A
Thursday,
January 28
Namrata Kala
Yale University
Ambiguity Aversion And Learning In A Changing World: The Potential Effects Of Climate Change From Indian Agriculture 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
January 27
Daniela Miteva
Duke University
Social and Environmental Impacts of Forest Management Certification in Indonesia 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
WGHL 481
Wednesday,
November 4
Lucija Muehlenbachs
University of Calgary
Production Shifting and Cost Pass-Through: Implications for Electricity Prices and the Environment 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
November 18
Joe Shapiro
Yale University
Consequences of the Clean Water Act and the Demand for Water Quality 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
CPCOM 416
Thursday,
November 19
Sajad Vahedi
Arizona State University
Skill Formation Technology: The Role of Childhood Exposure to Pollution 12:00 – 1:15 p.m.
CPCOM 416