2020

Sarah Armitage gives presentation at podium

HEEP Pre-Doctoral Fellow, Sarah Armitage, Awarded NBER Fellowship

March 25, 2020

HEEP Pre-Doctoral Fellow Sarah Armitage has been awarded a fellowship from the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). Candidates for the fellowship are assessed for their potential to make an important contribution to important questions in energy economics and are chosen based on recommendations from a selection panel co-chaired by Meredith Fowlie (University of California, Berkeley) and Ryan Kellogg (University of Chicago). Fellowship recipients pursue academic research...

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Solar Panel and wind mill

Accepting Submissions for HEEP Student Paper Prize Academic Year 2019-2020

March 10, 2020

The Harvard Environmental Economics Program is accepting submissions for three student paper prizes addressing topics in environmental, energy, and natural-resource economics: The Enel Endowment for Best Undergraduate Paper or Senior Thesis ($1,000), the Mossavar-Rahmani Center Prize for Best Masters Student Paper ($1,500), and the Ana Aguado Prize* for the Best Paper by a Doctoral Student ($2,000). Please see below or the attached flier for details. 

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David Keith and Robert Stavins

Harvard Professor David Keith Discusses Potential Promises and Pitfalls of Solar Geoengineering in New Episode of “Environmental Insights”

February 7, 2020

CAMBRIDGE MA. – David Keith, Gordon McKay Professor of Applied Physics at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and Professor of Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School, discussed his groundbreaking research and policy work in the field of solar geoengineering in the newest episode of Environmental Insights: Discussions on Policy and Practice from the Harvard Environmental...

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Rob Stavins interviews Jos Delbeke

Former European Commission Climate Negotiator Jos Delbeke Shares Firsthand Account of Carbon Pricing Evolution in New Episode of “Environmental Insights”

January 8, 2020

CAMBRIDGE MA. – Jos Delbeke, Professor at the European University Institute in Florence and at the KU Leuven in Belgium, recounted the evolution of carbon pricing and voiced his optimism for further international efforts to combat climate change in the newest episode of Environmental Insights: Discussions on Policy and Practice from the Harvard Environmental Economics Program.” Listen to the interview ...

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