Faculty and Executive Leadership Directory
PhD, Economics, MIT
AB, Economics, Harvard University
At Haas since 2000
2018 – present, Acting Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
2016 – present, Program Director, National Bureau of Economic Research’s Environment and Energy Economics Program
2013 – present, Cora Jane Flood Professor of Business Administration, Haas School of Business
2013 – present, Faculty Director, The E2e Project 2009 – 2018, Faculty Director, Energy Institute at Haas
2005 – 2013, Associate Professor of Business Administration, Haas School of Business
2000 – 2005, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Haas School of Business
1996 – 2000, Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard University
External Service and Assignments
Faculty Scientist, Energy Technologies Area, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
Board of Editors,
The Energy Journal
Current Research and Interests
Energy policy and climate change
Energy in the developing world
New data collection techniques
Selected Papers and Publications
“Do Energy Efficiency Investments Deliver? Evidence from the Weatherization Assistance Program,” with Meredith Fowlie and Michael Greenstone. Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2018, Vol. 133 (3): 1597-1644.
“The Demand for Energy-Using Assets among the World’s Rising Middle Classes,” with Paul Gertler, Orie Shelef and Alan Fuchs. Forthcoming, American Economic Review. Online appendix. Data files.
“Barriers to Electrification for “Under-Grid” Households in Rural Kenya,” with Kenneth Lee, Eric Brewer, Carson Christiano, Francis Meyo, Edward Miguel, Matt Podolsky, and Javier Rosa. Development Engineering, 2016, Vol. 1 (June):26-35 .
“How Will Energy Demand Develop in the Developing World?” with Orie Shelef and Paul Gertler, Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2012, Vol. 26 (Winter): 119-138
Honors and Awards
Co-Principal Investigator, “A Pilot Study of Novel Low-Cost Technologies for Measuring Electricity Reliability in Urban Ghana” (with Prabal Dutta and Jay Taneja), funded by the Millennium Challenge Corporation
Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching, Evening MBA Program, 2008
Barbara and Gerson Bakar Faculty Fellow
Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching, Evening & Weekend MBA Program, 2006
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