Published and accepted papers
Are the Non-Monetary Costs of Energy Efficiency Investments Large? Understanding Low Take-up of a Free Energy Efficiency Program, (with Michael Greenstone and Catherine Wolfram), forthcoming American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May 2015.
“An Economic Perspective on the EPA’s Clean Power Plan," with Lawrence Goulder and Matthew Kotchen,(lead authors); Severin Borenstein, James Bushnell, Lucas Davis, Michael Greenstone, Charles Kolstad, Christopher Knittel, Robert Stavins, Michael Wara, Frank Wolak, and Catherine Wolfram. Science, 2014, Vol. 346 (November): 815-816.
Market-based Emissions Regulation and the Evolution of Market Structure (with Mar Reguant and Stephen Ryan). Accepted, Journal of Political Economy.
The Economics of Solar Electricity (with Erin Baker, Derek Lemoine, and Stanley Reynolds). Annual Review of Resource Economics, 2013, 5(1).
Distributing Pollution Rights in Cap-and-Trade Programs: Are Outcomes Independent of Allocation? (with Jeffrey Perloff). Review of Economics and Statistics. December 2013, 95(5).
What Do Emissions Markets Deliver and to Whom? Evidence from Southern California’s NOx Trading Program (with Stephen Holland and Erin Mansur). American Economic Review, 2012, 10(2).
Sacred Cars? Optimal Regulation of Stationary and Non-stationary Pollution Sources (with Christopher Knittel and Catherine Wolfram). American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2012, 4(1).
Emissions Trading, Electricity Industry Restructuring, and Investment in Pollution Control. American Economic Review, 2010, 100(3).
Incomplete Environmental Regulation, Imperfect Competition, and Emissions Leakage. American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2009, 1(2).
Demand Side Management and Energy Efficiency Revisited (with Maximilian Auffhammer and Carl Blumstein). The Energy Journal, 2008, 29(3)
Public goods and private interests: Understanding non-residential demand for green power. (with Edward Holt and Ryan Wiser). Energy Policy 29, 2001, (13).
Book chapters and policy reports
Comments on the Proposed Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources with Severin Borenstein, James Bushnell, Lucas Davis, Lawrence Goulder, Michael Greenstone, Stephen Holland. Jonathan Hughes, Charles Kolstad, Matthew Kotchen, Christopher Knittel, Robert Stavins, Michael Wara, Frank Wolak, and Catherine Wolfram.
Updating the Allocation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Permits in a Federal Cap-and-Trade Program, in Don Fullerton and Catherine Wolfram, ed. The Design and Implementation of U.S. Climate Policy, University of Chicago Press. 2012.
Market-based emissions regulation when damages vary across sources:
What are the gains from differentiation? (with Nicholas Muller). Under submission.
Compliance by design: Industry response to efficiency standards(with Kate Whitefoot and Steven Skerlos).
Work in progress
Location, location, location? What drives variation in the marginal benets of
renewable energy and demand-side effciency (with Duncan Callaway and Gavin McCormick)
Do Energy Efficiency Investments Deliver? Evidence from the Weatherization Assistance Program (with Michael Greenstone and Catherine Wolfram)