Environment, Resource and Energy Economics Seminars


Spring 2017

Date Speaker Title Time 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 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 Location
Wednesday,
April 27, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
Marcelo Sant’Anna
Yale University
How Green is Sugarcane Ethanol? 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.. CPCOM 416
Wednesday,
February 3, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2015
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, 2015
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, 2015
Sajad Vahedi
Arizona State University
Skill Formation Technology: The Role of Childhood Exposure to Pollution 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CPCOM 416