Publications on Climate Change


  1. Review article from the Journal of Economic Literature, non-technical and accessible, giving an overview of the economic issues that climate change raises
  2. Rising Oceans – Economics and Science. A review of what we know about the impact of sea level rise in the US.
  3. Another review article, from Climatic Change and more technical than the previous one, going into more details about the economics of climate change
  4. Review of Environmental Economics and Policy – a relatively non-technical article about how to think about the uncertainties associated with climate change
  5. A more technical version of 3, forthcoming in the Handbook of Environmental and Resource Economics, edited by Partha Dasgupta
  6. paper from Nature Climate Change on making climate choices in the face of uncertainty
  7. Scientific Ambiguity and Climate Policy (with Antony Millner and Simon Dietz) – a paper that won an award for Best Paper of the Year in Environmental and Resource Economics
  8. Agreeing to Disagree – with Antony Millner from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the US, about the choice of discount rates in long-term projects such as climate change.
  9. Review of Environmental Economics and Policy – a review article on climate change
  10. An old paper of mine on modeling the uncertain absorbtive capacity of the atmosphere.
  11. Who Should Abate Carbon Emissions – from Economic Letters
  12. Temperature Stress and the Direct Impact of Climate Change: A Review of an Emerging Literature from the Review of Environmental Economics and Policy
  13. Labor Productivity and Temperature with Jisung Park and Nan Zhong

More of my publications can be found at Academic Commons, on the web site of the National Bureau of Economic Research and on the web site of the Social Science Research Network. There is also a listing of my papers, with links to some of them, at REPEC.