People

Cuicui Chen

HEEP Pre-Doctoral Fellow
Ph.D. Student in Public Policy

Cuicui is interested in applying and developing tools in industrial organization and microeconomic theory to the study of environment and energy. She… Read more about Cuicui Chen

Steve Cicala

Ph.D. Economics 2013
Assistant Professor, The Harris School of Public Policy at The University of Chicago
Steve's research focuses on the economics of environmental regulation. His current work studies the role that clean firms play in extending more stringent… Read more about Steve Cicala

Thom Covert

Ph.D. Business Economics 2014
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Economics at the University of Chicago

Thom will be a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Economics at the University of Chicago during academic year 2014-2015. He will then become… Read more about Thom Covert

Eleanor Denny

HEEP Visiting Scholar (2014-2015)
Assistant Professor of Economics at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland

Dr. Denny is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, and is a visiting scholar at the Harvard Graduate School of Education for the academic year 2014/2015. … Read more about Eleanor Denny

J.R. Deshazo

Ph.D. Urban Planning, with Economics Concentration 1997
Luskin Center Director, Professor of Public Policy and Urban Planning at the UCLA School of Public Affairs
J.R. DeShazo is the Director of the Luskin Center for Innovation at the University of California at Los Angeles. He also is a Professor and Vice Chair of the… Read more about J.R. Deshazo

Wenhua Di

Ph.D. Public Policy 2004
Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Wenhua Di is a senior economist in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Her current research interests include housing economics,… Read more about Wenhua Di

David Drake

David Drake

HEEP Faculty Fellow
Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School

David Drake is an Assistant Professor of Business Administration. His research focuses on sustainable operations—in particular, on how emissions regulation… Read more about David Drake

Massimo Filippini

HEEP Visiting Scholar (January-May 2014)
Professor at ETH Zurich and the University of Lugano
Massimo Filippini has held a dual professorship in public economics and energy economics at the ETH Zurich and the University of Lugano since October 1999. He… Read more about Massimo Filippini

Karen Fisher-Vanden

Ph.D. Public Policy 1999
Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics at Penn State University
Karen Fisher-Vanden’s areas of research include economic and integrated assessment modeling for climate change policy analysis; economic instruments for… Read more about Karen Fisher-Vanden

Nathan Fleming

HEEP Pre-Doctoral Fellow
Ph.D. Student in Public Policy
Nathan is interested in natural resource economics and security studies: Specifically, he is interested in understanding how access to natural resources… Read more about Nathan Fleming