Agriculture

Scholarly Publications

Energy and Economic Development: An Assessment of the State of Knowledge

November 2002

Energy development, interpreted broadly to mean increased provision and use of energy services, is an integral part of enhanced economic development.

A Herd Mentality in the Design of International Environmental Agreements?

February 2005

When addressing an externality such as air pollution, regulators can control policy inputs (e.g., pollution taxes and technology standards) or outputs (e.g., emission caps).

Political Economy and the Hydrogen Revolution

September 2003

In recent years, the professional punditry has lofted hydrogen into the firmament of technological wonders.

Other Publications

A New Currency: Climate Change and Carbon Credits

July 2004

A new currency is emerging in world markets.

Environment Gridlock

February 2009

One effect of the new Obama administration's global charm is that America could be let out of the environmental doghouse.

Old Events

Energy Policy Reforms and Agriculture in India: A General Equilibrium Exploration

April 20, 2004

This workshop was held as part of an ongoing study by IRADe and PESD to extend a general equilibrium model of the Indian economy to determine the impact of energy and agricultural policies on...

Workshop on Power Market Reforms and Global Climate Change

January 27, 2005

This meeting will focus on the intersection of two crucial challenges for the organization of energy infrastructures in the developing world.