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Atmospheric Chemist Daniel Jacob Address the Role of Methane in Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Global Climate Change

Atmospheric Chemist Daniel Jacob Address the Role of Methane in Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Global Climate Change

September 8, 2022

Atmospheric Chemist Daniel Jacob Address the Role of Methane in Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Global Climate Change in Newest Episode of

 “Environmental Insights”

Podcast is a production of the Harvard Environmental Economics Program

CAMBRIDGE MA. – Debates about global climate change policy often...

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Remembering a True Giant: New Journal Article Recounts the Contributions of Martin Weitzman to Environmental Economics and Other Fields

Remembering a True Giant: New Journal Article Recounts the Contributions of Martin Weitzman to Environmental Economics and Other Fields

August 31, 2022

When Martin Weitzman, Research Professor of Economics at Harvard University, passed away in 2019, his friends and colleagues mourned the loss of a truly influential figure in the field of economics. His impressive portfolio of theoretical and empirical research on everything from unemployment to inflation to climate change was extraordinarily substantive and impactful.  

In a new article published in the...

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HEEP Faculty Fellow Ariel Pakes is 2022 Nemmers Prize Winner

HEEP Faculty Fellow Ariel Pakes is 2022 Nemmers Prize Winner

August 10, 2022

Congratulations to Ariel Pakes, Thomas Professor of Economics for receiving the Erwin Plein Nemmers Prize in Economics. The biennial prizes recognize top scholars for their lasting significance, outstanding achievements, contributions to knowledge and the development of significant new modes of analysis. Read more about Professor Pakes' research...

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