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2019
w26250 Fiona Burlig
Louis Preonas
Matt Woerman

Panel Data and Experimental Design
w26205 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Tong Liu
Yingquan Song
Qu Tang
Peng Zhang

The Unintended Impacts of Agricultural Fires: Human Capital in China
w26189 Gabriel K. Innes
Pranay R. Randad
Anton Korinek
Meghan F. Davis
Lance B. Price
Anthony D. So
Christopher D. Heaney

External Societal Costs of Antimicrobial Resistance in Humans Attributable to Antimicrobial Use in Livestock
w26173 Matilde Giaccherini
David H. Herberich
David Jimenez-Gomez
John A. List
Giovanni Ponti
Michael K. Price

The Behavioralist Goes Door-To-Door: Understanding Household Technological Diffusion Using a Theory-Driven Natural Field Experiment
w26172 Ryan Kellogg
Output and Attribute-Based Carbon Regulation Under Uncertainty
w26169 Hans B. Christensen
Luzi Hail
Christian Leuz

Adoption of CSR and Sustainability Reporting Standards: Economic Analysis and Review
w26167 Matthew E. Kahn
Kamiar Mohaddes
Ryan N.C. Ng
M. Hashem Pesaran
Mehdi Raissi
Jui-Chung Yang

Long-Term Macroeconomic Effects of Climate Change: A Cross-Country Analysis
w26146 Soren T. Anderson
Ioana Marinescu
Boris Shor

Can Pigou at the Polls Stop Us Melting the Poles?
w26107 Sam Heft-Neal
Jennifer Burney
Eran Bendavid
Kara Voss
Marshall Burke

Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: Evidence from Saharan Dust
w26093 Marc A. C. Hafstead
Roberton C. Williams III

Jobs and Environmental Regulation
w26091 Christopher Severen
Arthur van Benthem

Formative Experiences and the Price of Gasoline
w26086 Geoffrey Heal
Wolfram Schlenker

Coase, Hotelling and Pigou: The Incidence of a Carbon Tax and CO2 Emissions
w26084 Geoffrey Heal
The Cost of a Carbon-Free Electricity System in the U.S.
w26077 David A. Keiser
Joseph S. Shapiro

Burning Waters to Crystal Springs? US Water Pollution Regulation over the Last Half Century
w26072 Lucas W. Davis
James M. Sallee

Should Electric Vehicle Drivers Pay a Mileage Tax?
w26068 Ian W.R. Martin
Robert S. Pindyck

Welfare Costs of Catastrophes: Lost Consumption and Lost Lives
w25997 Nicholas Z. Muller
Time Preference and the Great Depression: Evidence from Firewood Prices in Portland, Oregon
w25984 Nicholas Z. Muller
Caroline A. Hopkins

Hurricane Katrina Floods New Jersey: The Role of Information in the Market Response to Flood Risk
w25969 Snaebjorn Gunnsteinsson
Achyuta Adhvaryu
Parul Christian
Alain Labrique
Jonathan Sugimoto
Abu Ahmed Shamim
Keith P. West Jr

Protecting Infants from Natural Disasters: The Case of Vitamin A Supplementation and a Tornado in Bangladesh
w25961 Kilian Heilmann
Matthew E. Kahn

The Urban Crime and Heat Gradient in High and Low Poverty Areas
w25950 Caroline Flammer
Green Bonds: Effectiveness and Implications for Public Policy
w25939 Joseph E. Stiglitz
Addressing Climate Change through Price and Non-Price Interventions
w25937 Achyuta Adhvaryu
Prashant Bharadwaj
James Fenske
Anant Nyshadham
Richard Stanley

Dust and Death: Evidence from the West African Harmattan
w25912 Robert Stavins
The Future of U.S. Carbon-Pricing Policy
w25910 Nicholas Z. Muller
Long-Run Environmental Accounting in the U.S. Economy
w25904 Clément de Chaisemartin
Xavier D'Haultfoeuille

Two-way Fixed Effects Estimators with Heterogeneous Treatment Effects
w25851 Akshaya Jha
Frank A. Wolak

Can Financial Participants Improve Price Discovery and Efficiency in Multi-Settlement Markets with Trading Costs?
w25845 Kenneth Gillingham
Sébastien Houde
Arthur van Benthem

Consumer Myopia in Vehicle Purchases: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
w25843 Michael Bailey
Drew M. Johnston
Theresa Kuchler
Johannes Stroebel
Arlene Wong

Peer Effects in Product Adoption
w25840 Kenneth Gillingham
Fedor Iskhakov
Anders Munk-Nielsen
John P. Rust
Bertel Schjerning

Equilibrium Trade in Automobile Markets
w25835 Stefano Gagliarducci
M. Daniele Paserman
Eleonora Patacchini

Hurricanes, Climate Change Policies and Electoral Accountability
w25831 James M. Sallee
Pigou Creates Losers: On the Implausibility of Achieving Pareto Improvements from Efficiency-Enhancing Policies
w25797 Kenneth A. Castellanos
Garth Heutel

Unemployment, Labor Mobility, and Climate Policy
w25785 Ingvild Almås
Maximilian Auffhammer
Tessa Bold
Ian Bolliger
Aluma Dembo
Solomon M. Hsiang
Shuhei Kitamura
Edward Miguel
Robert Pickmans

Destructive Behavior, Judgment, and Economic Decision-making under Thermal Stress
w25779 Marshall Burke
Vincent Tanutama

Climatic Constraints on Aggregate Economic Output
w25778 James D. Hamilton
Measuring Global Economic Activity
w25771 Jianwei Xing
Benjamin Leard
Shanjun Li

What Does an Electric Vehicle Replace?
w25760 Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Felix Kubler
Andrey Polbin
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Simon Scheidegger

Making Carbon Taxation a Generational Win Win
w25734 Robert F. Engle III
Stefano Giglio
Bryan T. Kelly
Heebum Lee
Johannes Stroebel

Hedging Climate Change News
w25726 Bernard Salanié
Frank A. Wolak

Fast, "Robust", and Approximately Correct: Estimating Mixed Demand Systems
w25722 Sébastien Houde
Erica Myers

Heterogeneous (Mis-) Perceptions of Energy Costs: Implications for Measurement and Policy Design
w25717 Patrick Bolton
Tao Li
Enrichetta Ravina
Howard L. Rosenthal

Investor Ideology
w25712 Thomas R. Covert
Richard L. Sweeney

Relinquishing Riches: Auctions vs Informal Negotiations in Texas Oil and Gas Leasing
w25708 Joseph E. Aldy
Birds of a Feather: Estimating the Value of Statistical Life from Dual-Earner Families
w25699 H. Spencer Banzhaf
Kyle Mangum

Capitalization as a Two-Part Tariff: The Role of Zoning
w25696 Don Fullerton
Chi L. Ta

Costs of Energy Efficiency Mandates Can Reverse the Sign of Rebound
w25689 D. Mark Anderson
Daniel I. Rees
Tianyi Wang

The Phenomenon of Summer Diarrhea and its Waning, 1910-1930
w25681 Janjala Chirakijja
Seema Jayachandran
Pinchuan Ong

Inexpensive Heating Reduces Winter Mortality
w25674 Christopher R. Knittel
Elizabeth Murphy

Generational Trends in Vehicle Ownership and Use: Are Millennials Any Different?
w25666 Erin T. Mansur
Glenn Sheriff

Do Pollution Markets Harm Low Income and Minority Communities? Ranking Emissions Distributions Generated by California's RECLAIM Program
w25643 Grischa Perino
Robert A. Ritz
Arthur van Benthem

Understanding Overlapping Policies: Internal Carbon Leakage and the Punctured Waterbed
w25641 Wes Austin
Garth Heutel
Daniel Kreisman

School Bus Emissions, Student Health, and Academic Performance
w25636 Juliano Assunção
Robert McMillan
Joshua Murphy
Eduardo Souza-Rodrigues

Optimal Environmental Targeting in the Amazon Rainforest
w25631 David Popp
Environmental Policy and Innovation: A Decade of Research
w25615 Laura Mørch Andersen
Lars Gårn Hansen
Carsten Lynge Jensen
Frank A. Wolak

Can Incentives to Increase Electricity Use Reduce the Cost of Integrating Renewable Resources
w25594 Matthew E. Kahn
Pei Li

The Effect of Pollution and Heat on High Skill Public Sector Worker Productivity in China
w25591 Sébastien Houde
Erica Myers

Are Consumers Attentive to Local Energy Costs? Evidence from the Appliance Market
w25582 Don Fullerton
Chi L. Ta

Environmental Policy on the Back of an Envelope: A Cobb-Douglas Model is Not Just a Teaching Tool
w25580 V. Kerry Smith
Ben Whitmore

Amenities, Risk, and Flood Insurance Reform
w25576 Jesse Burkhardt
Kenneth Gillingham
Praveen K. Kopalle

Experimental Evidence on the Effect of Information and Pricing on Residential Electricity Consumption
w25570 Scott P. Burger
Christopher R. Knittel
Ignacio J. Pérez-Arriaga
Ian Schneider
Frederik vom Scheidt

The Efficiency and Distributional Effects of Alternative Residential Electricity Rate Designs
w25560 Meredith Fowlie
Edward A. Rubin
Reed Walker

Bringing Satellite-Based Air Quality Estimates Down to Earth
w25554 Wolfram Schlenker
Charles A Taylor

Market Expectations About Climate Change
w25547 Nicholas Ryan
Contract Enforcement and Productive Efficiency: Evidence from the Bidding and Renegotiation of Power Contracts in India
w25537 Charles D. Kolstad
Frances C. Moore

Estimating the Economic Impacts of Climate Change Using Weather Observations
w25489 Jennifer Heissel
Claudia Persico
David Simon

Does Pollution Drive Achievement? The Effect of Traffic Pollution on Academic Performance
w25475 Ann Harrison
Marshall Meyer
Peichun Wang
Linda Zhao
Minyuan Zhao

Can a Tiger Change Its Stripes? Reform of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises in the Penumbra of the State
w25451 Eszter Czibor
David Jimenez-Gomez
John A. List

The Dozen Things Experimental Economists Should Do (More of)
w25447 Jonathan I. Dingel
Kyle C. Meng
Solomon M. Hsiang

Spatial Correlation, Trade, and Inequality: Evidence from the Global Climate
w25437 Mengjia Ren
Lee G. Branstetter
Brian K. Kovak
Daniel E. Armanios
Jiahai Yuan

Why Has China Overinvested in Coal Power?
2018
w25413 Qingran Li
William A. Pizer

Discounting for Public Cost-Benefit Analysis
w25401 T. Robert Fetter
Andrew L. Steck
Christopher Timmins
Douglas Wrenn

Learning by Viewing? Social Learning, Regulatory Disclosure, and Firm Productivity in Shale Gas
w25391 Lucas W. Davis
Catherine Hausman

Are Energy Executives Rewarded For Luck?
w25390 Wancong Fu
Chong Li
Jan Ondrich
David Popp

Technological Spillover Effects of State Renewable Energy Policy: Evidence from Patent Counts
w25359 Erich Muehlegger
David S. Rapson

Subsidizing Mass Adoption of Electric Vehicles: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from California
w25341 Scott H. Irwin
Kristen McCormack
James H. Stock

The Price of Biodiesel RINs and Economic Fundamentals
w25339 Stephen P. Holland
Erin T. Mansur
Nicholas Muller
Andrew J. Yates

Decompositions and Policy Consequences of an Extraordinary Decline in Air Pollution from Electricity Generation
w25320 Christopher J. Ruhm
Shackling the Identification Police?
w25310 Stefano Ramelli
Alexander F. Wagner
Richard J. Zeckhauser
Alexandre Ziegler

Investor Rewards to Climate Responsibility: Evidence from the 2016 Climate Policy Shock
w25309 Richard Schmalensee
Robert N. Stavins

Policy Evolution under the Clean Air Act
w25271 Jorge L. Contreras
Bronwyn H. Hall
Christian Helmers

Green Technology Diffusion: A Post-Mortem Analysis of the Eco-Patent Commons
w25268 Wesley W. Wilson
Frank A. Wolak

Benchmark Regulation of Multiproduct Firms: An Application to the Rail Industry
w25241 Steven E. Sexton
A. Justin Kirkpatrick
Robert Harris
Nicholas Z. Muller

Heterogeneous Environmental and Grid Benefits from Rooftop Solar and the Costs of Inefficient Siting Decisions
w25235 Garth Heutel
Bankable Prices
w25221 Christophe Gouel
David Laborde

The Crucial Role of International Trade in Adaptation to Climate Change
w25200 Daniel J. Benjamin
Errors in Probabilistic Reasoning and Judgment Biases
w25194 Malcolm Baker
Daniel Bergstresser
George Serafeim
Jeffrey Wurgler

Financing the Response to Climate Change: The Pricing and Ownership of U.S. Green Bonds
w25189 Solomon Hsiang
Robert E. Kopp

An Economist's Guide to Climate Change Science
w25181 Lawrence H. Goulder
Marc A. C. Hafstead
GyuRim Kim
Xianling Long

Impacts of a Carbon Tax across US Household Income Groups: What Are the Equity-Efficiency Trade-Offs?
w25177 Hannah Druckenmiller
Solomon Hsiang

Accounting for Unobservable Heterogeneity in Cross Section Using Spatial First Differences
w25172 Derek Lemoine
General Equilibrium Rebound from Energy Efficiency Innovation
w25107 David Albouy
Peter Christensen
Ignacio Sarmiento-Barbieri

Unlocking Amenities: Estimating Public-Good Complementarity
w25087 Frank A. Wolak
The Evidence from California on the Economic Impact of Inefficient Distribution Network Pricing
w25014 Ben Gilbert
Joshua S. Graff Zivin

Dynamic Corrective Taxes with Time-Varying Salience
w25008 Derek Lemoine
Estimating the Consequences of Climate Change from Variation in Weather
w25001 Martin L. Weitzman
Bjart Holtsmark

On the Effects of Linking Voluntary Cap-and-Trade Systems for CO2 Emissions
w24980 James Bushnell
Kevin Novan

Setting with the Sun: The Impacts of Renewable Energy on Wholesale Power Markets
w24970 Kelly C. Bishop
Jonathan D. Ketcham
Nicolai V. Kuminoff

Hazed and Confused: The Effect of Air Pollution on Dementia
w24965 Thibault Fally
James Sayre

Commodity Trade Matters
w24923 Justin Caron
Thibault Fally

Per Capita Income, Consumption Patterns, and CO2 Emissions
w24918 Klaus Desmet
Robert E. Kopp
Scott A. Kulp
Dávid Krisztián Nagy
Michael Oppenheimer
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
Benjamin H. Strauss

Evaluating the Economic Cost of Coastal Flooding
w24912 Lori Beaman
Ariel BenYishay
Jeremy Magruder
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak

Can Network Theory-based Targeting Increase Technology Adoption?
w24903 Olivier Deschenes
Kyle C. Meng

Quasi-Experimental Methods in Environmental Economics: Opportunities and Challenges
w24897 Ceren Baysan
Marshall Burke
Felipe González
Solomon Hsiang
Edward Miguel

Economic and Non-Economic Factors in Violence: Evidence from Organized Crime, Suicides and Climate in Mexico
w24893 Laura Bakkensen
Lint Barrage

Climate Shocks, Cyclones, and Economic Growth: Bridging the Micro-Macro Gap
w24870 Michael Geruso
Dean Spears

Heat, Humidity, and Infant Mortality in the Developing World
w24861 Robin Burgess
Francisco J.M. Costa
Benjamin A. Olken

Wilderness Conservation and the Reach of the State: Evidence from National Borders in the Amazon
w24855 M. Scott Taylor
Emptying the Tank: Getting the most out of Limited Data
w24826 Peter Christensen
Christopher Timmins

Sorting or Steering: Experimental Evidence on the Economic Effects of Housing Discrimination
w24822 Tatyana Deryugina
David Molitor

Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina
w24821 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Yingquan Song
Qu Tang
Peng Zhang

Temperature and High-Stakes Cognitive Performance: Evidence from the National College Entrance Examination in China
w24812 Bryan Bollinger
Jesse Burkhardt
Kenneth Gillingham

Peer Effects in Water Conservation: Evidence from Consumer Migration
w24810 Wesley Blundell
Gautam Gowrisankaran
Ashley Langer

Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains from Dynamic Enforcement of Environmental Regulations
w24756 Severin Borenstein
James B. Bushnell

Do Two Electricity Pricing Wrongs Make a Right? Cost Recovery, Externalities, and Efficiency
w24712 Imelda
Matthias Fripp
Michael J. Roberts

Variable Pricing and the Cost of Renewable Energy
w24705 Gary D. Libecap
Federal Lands, Opportunity Costs, and Bureaucratic Management
w24695 Karen Clay
Margarita Portnykh

The Short-Run and Long-Run Effects of Resources on Economic Outcomes: Evidence From the United States 1936-2015
w24688 Panle Jia Barwick
Shanjun Li
Deyu Rao
Nahim Bin Zahur

The Morbidity Cost of Air Pollution: Evidence from Consumer Spending in China
w24686 Shuai Chen
Paulina Oliva
Peng Zhang

Air Pollution and Mental Health: Evidence from China
w24664 Emiliano Huet-Vaughn
Nicholas Muller
Yen-Chia Hsu

Livestreaming Pollution: A New Form of Public Disclosure and a Catalyst for Citizen Engagement?
w24645 Sarah E. Anderson
Terry L. Anderson
Alice C. Hill
Matthew E. Kahn
Howard Kunreuther
Gary D. Libecap
Hari Mantripragada
Pierre Mérel
Andrew Plantinga
V. Kerry Smith

The Critical Role of Markets in Climate Change Adaptation
w24640 William D. Nordhaus
Global Melting? The Economics of Disintegration of the Greenland Ice Sheet
w24639 Joshua Goodman
Michael Hurwitz
Jisung Park
Jonathan Smith

Heat and Learning
w24619 Nicholas Ryan
Energy Productivity and Energy Demand: Experimental Evidence from Indian Manufacturing Plants
w24608 Francisco Costa
François Gerard

Hysteresis and the Welfare Effect of Corrective Policies: Theory and Evidence from an Energy-Saving Program
w24607 Karen Clay
Margarita Portnykh
Edson Severnini

Toxic Truth: Lead and Fertility
w24604 Christoph Hambel
Holger Kraft
Eduardo S. Schwartz

The Carbon Abatement Game
w24585 Gary D. Libecap
Douglass C. North: Transaction Costs, Property Rights, and Economic Outcomes
w24581 Lucas W. Davis
Sebastian Martinez
Bibiana Taboada

How Effective is Energy-Efficient Housing? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Mexico
w24564 Günther Fink
B. Kelsey Jack
Felix Masiye

Seasonal Liquidity, Rural Labor Markets and Agricultural Production
w24558 Catherine Hausman
Shock Value: Bill Smoothing and Energy Price Pass-Through
w24547 Lucas W. Davis
Shaun McRae
Enrique Seira Bejarano

An Economic Perspective on Mexico's Nascent Deregulation of Retail Petroleum Markets
w24544 Gary D. Libecap
Property Rights to Frontier Land and Minerals: US Exceptionalism
w24539 Xiaofang Dong
Siqi Zheng
Matthew E. Kahn

The Role of Transportation Speed in Facilitating High Skilled Teamwork
w24527 Ana Cecília Fieler
Ann Harrison

Escaping Import Competition and Downstream Tariffs
w24516 Jonathan Cohn
Tatyana Deryugina

Firm-Level Financial Resources and Environmental Spills
w24505 Marc A. C. Hafstead
Roberton C. Williams III
Yunguang Chen

Environmental Policy, Full-Employment Models, and Employment: A Critical Analysis
w24488 W. Walker Hanlon
London Fog: A Century of Pollution and Mortality, 1866-1965
w24481 Jose-Miguel Abito
Christopher R. Knittel
Konstantinos Metaxoglou
André Trindade

Coordinating Separate Markets for Externalities
w24473 Yongyang Cai
William Brock
Anastasios Xepapadeas
Kenneth Judd

Climate Policy under Cooperation and Competition between Regions with Spatial Heat Transport
w24469 Michael L. Anderson
Lucas W. Davis

Two Empirical Tests of Hypercongestion
w24447 Valentina Bosetti
Cristina Cattaneo
Giovanni Peri

Should they stay or should they go? Climate Migrants and Local Conflicts
w24423 Swaminathan S. Anklesaria Aiyar
Neeraj Kaushal

Are Resettled Oustees from the Sardar Sarovar Dam Project Better off Today than their Former Neighbors who were not Ousted?
w24411 Daron Acemoglu
Will Rafey

Mirage on the Horizon: Geoengineering and Carbon Taxation Without Commitment
w24410 Emilia Simeonova
Janet Currie
Peter Nilsson
Reed Walker

Congestion Pricing, Air Pollution and Children's Health
w24398 Mar Reguant
The Efficiency and Sectoral Distributional Implications of Large-Scale Renewable Policies
w24397 Maximilian Auffhammer
Climate Adaptive Response Estimation: Short And Long Run Impacts Of Climate Change On Residential Electricity and Natural Gas Consumption Using Big Data
w24389 Ross Levine
Chen Lin
Zigan Wang

Toxic Emissions and Executive Migration
w24378 Joseph E. Aldy
Todd D. Gerarden
Richard L. Sweeney

Investment versus Output Subsidies: Implications of Alternative Incentives for Wind Energy
w24375 Ross Levine
Chen Lin
Zigan Wang
Wensi Xie

Bank Liquidity, Credit Supply, and the Environment
w24349 Michael Ostrovsky
Michael Schwarz

Carpooling and the Economics of Self-Driving Cars
w24340 David Slusky
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Sunlight and Protection Against Influenza
w24314 Achyuta Adhvaryu
Namrata Kala
Anant Nyshadham

The Light and the Heat: Productivity Co-benefits of Energy-saving Technology
w24310 Ashley Langer
Derek Lemoine

Designing Dynamic Subsidies to Spur Adoption of New Technologies
w24299 Charles F. Mason
Analyzing the Risk of Transporting Crude Oil by Rail
w24295 Maximilian Auffhammer
Edward Rubin

Natural Gas Price Elasticities and Optimal Cost Recovery Under Consumer Heterogeneity: Evidence from 300 million natural gas bills
w24290 Paramita Sinha
Martha L. Caulkins
Maureen L. Cropper

Do Discrete Choice Approaches to Valuing Urban Amenities Yield Different Results Than Hedonic Models?
w24228 Eva Lyubich
Joseph S. Shapiro
Reed Walker

Regulating Mismeasured Pollution: Implications of Firm Heterogeneity for Environmental Policy
w24218 Martin L. Weitzman
Prices or Quantities Dominate Banking and Borrowing
w24211 Christopher D. Bruegge
Tatyana Deryugina
Erica Myers

The Distributional Effects of Building Energy Codes
w24192 Kelsey Jack
Seema Jayachandran
Sarojini Rao

Environmental Externalities and Free-riding in the Household

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