Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Pascal’s research interests include optimal energy taxation, the design and impact of energy investment incentives, and pricing in transportation markets. Pascal received a B.A. in Economics and in Ethics, Politics, and Economics from Yale in 2006 and an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics in 2007. He worked for two years as a research assistant on The Hamilton Project at Brookings, where his research focused on climate change, energy security, and per-mile pricing of auto insurance. From 2009 to 2011 he was a senior policy advisor on the National Economic Council at the White House.