Triangle Resources and Environmental Economics Seminar Series (TREE)

CEnREP partners with RTI International and Duke University to present the TREE Seminar Series.  All seminars take place on Thursday from 3:15 – 4:45 pm in Building O9/Conference Room 137 at RTI International’s Campus, unless otherwise noted.  As papers become available, they are posted in the calendar links and schedule below.

Spring 2017 Schedule:

    • February 2, Rema Hanna, Harvard University, “Citywide effects of high-occupancy vehicle restrictions: Evidence from the elimination of “3-in-1″ in Jakarta”
    • March 2, Wolfram Schlenker, Columbia University, “Does Being a “Top 10” Worst Polluter Affect Environmental Releases? Evidence from the U.S. Toxic Release Inventory”
    • April 6, Richard L. Sweeney, Boston College, “Competition and Pass Through of Differential Cost Shocks: Evidence from the Shale Boom”, Cox Multi-purpose Room, RTI International
    • April 13, Jim Bushnell, University of California-Davis, “Expecting the Unexpected: Emissions Uncertainty and Environmental Market Design”, Cox Multi-purpose Room, RTI International


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Past Seminars

Fall 2016 Schedule

Spring 2016 Schedule

    • 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

Fall 2015 Schedule

    • 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