Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

University of California, Berkeley

Environmental and Resource Economics Seminar

Fall 2009

Seminar meets on Wednesday at 12pm in 201 Giannini Hall

Date Speaker Affiliation Presentation Title
September 16 Amnon Levy University of Wollongong, Australia Implications of Changing Environmental Concerns and Carrying Capacity for Humankind Survival
September 23 Shanthi Nataraj UC Berkeley, ARE The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Firm Size and Productivity Distributions: Evidence from India's Formal and Informal Manufacturing Sectors
September 30 Wenting Chen Norwegian University of Technology and Science Impact of Market Imperfection on the Efficiency of PES Program
October 7Jennifer Ifft UC Berkeley, ARE A Field Experiment to Value Safety-Labeled Free Range Chicken in Hanoi
October 14 Koichiro Ito UC Berkeley, ARE The Effect of Financial Incentives on Energy Conservation: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design in the California 20/20 Program
October 21 Derek Lemoine UC Berkeley, ERG Selecting a climate policy portfolio under uncertainty about technology and temperature change
October 28 Gal Hochman UC Berkeley, ARE Environmental Regulation and Adoption
November 4 Jenny Liu UC Berkeley, ARE
November 11 -- -- No seminar - Veterans Day
November 18 Armon Rezai New School for Social Research Global Warming and Economic Externalities
November 25 -- -- No seminar - Thanksgiving
December 2 Kenneth Gillingham Stanford University Peer Effects and Learning-by-doing in Solar
December 9 Fuhai Hong
We're always looking for future speakers! Please write us if you would like to present or suggest an outside speaker for next semester.
Coordinators: Sarah Dobson , Tiffany Shih , and Charles Seguin

Whenever possible, papers will be available on this website at least two days prior to the presentation.
Presentation papers from previous semesters are also available.


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