The award is given by the Association of Environmental and Resource Economics. Katherine’s dissertation research combines questions at the heart of environmental economics and public finance, and opens up new avenues for research and policy work. Congratulations Katherine!
Professor Wolfram joins UC Berkeley-Haas Professor Emerita, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, and Associate Professor Adair Morse, in President Biden’s treasury department. Professor Wolfram's appointment as deputy assistant secretary for climate and energy economics reflects the administration’s increased focus on fighting climate change.