Triangle Resources and Environmental Economics Seminar Series (TREE)

CEnREP has joined with RTI International and Duke University to present the Triangle Resource and Environmental Economics Seminar Series. Support for the workshops is provided by the Department of Agricultural and Resources Economics and the Department of Economics at NC State University, RTI International and Duke University. Prominent speakers are brought in from universities throughout the nation as well as government agencies to speak on topics of current interest.

Unless otherwise announced, the workshop series meets at RTI International (map) on Thursdays from 3:15 pm to 4:45 pm. Papers presented at the workshops, when available, are posted on this website.

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Thursday | 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Fall Series Begins

The fall TREE seminar series will begin in September. Please check back for updates.

The schedule for Spring Semester 2016 is as follows:

    • February 4, 2016, Sol Hsiang, University of California, Berkeley, Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI
    • February 29, 2016, David Popp, Syracuse University, “Environmental Regulation and Green Skills: An Empirical Exploration“, Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI
    • March 31, 2016, Tatyana Deryugina, University of Illinois, “The Effect of Pollution on Health Care Utilization: Evidence from Changes in Wind Direction”, Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI
    • April 7, 2016, Kailin Kroetz, Resources for the Future, “Dynamic Efficiency Costs of Non-efficiency Objectives in Tradable Permit Programs”, Cox Multipurpose Room, RTI
    • April 21, 2016, Mary Evans, Claremont-McKenna University, “Enforcement Spillovers: Lessons from Strategic Interactions in Regulation and Product Markets”, Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI

The schedule for Fall Semester 2015 is as follows:

    • September 3, 2015, Joe Aldy, Harvard University, “Capital versus Output Subsidies: Implications of Alternative Incentives for Wind Investment”, Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI
    • September 24, 2015, Toan Phan, UNC-Chapel Hill, “Temperatures and Growth: A Panel Analysis of the U.S.”, Cox Multipurpose Room, RTI
    • October 8, 2015, Ted Miguel, University of California, Berkeley, “Experimental Evidence on the Costs of and Demand for Electricity in Kenya”, Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI
    • October 29, 2015, Lutz Kilian, University of Michigan “Understanding the Decline in the Price of Oil since June 2014”, Duke University, Room TBD
    • November 5, 2015, Grant Miller, Stanford University, Title TBD, Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI
    • November 12, 2015, Rebecca Epanchin-Niell, Resources for the Future, Title TBD, Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI
    • November 19, 2015, Lucas Davis, University of California, Berkeley, “The Effect of Saturday Driving Restrictions on Air Quality in Mexico City,” Bldg O9/Conference Room 137, RTI


Past TREE Seminars