In Progress

“Relinquishing Riches” with Thom Covert

“Pass-through of Firm-specific Cost Shocks: Evidence from Gas Stations Near State Borders” with Sam Stolper

“Well Confidentiality Laws and Oil and Gas Investment” with Thom Covert

“Two Period Approximations for Entry, Investment, and Positioning Games” with Thomas Wollmann

Working Papers

“Competition and Pass-through of Input Cost Shocks: Evidence from the U.S. Fracking Boom” with Erich Muehlegger (details)

“What Lies Beneath: Pipeline Awareness and Aversion” with Evan Herrnstadt (details)

“Capital versus Output Subsidies: Implications of Alternative Incentives for Wind Energy” with Joe Aldy and Todd Gerarden (details)

“Environmental Regulation, Imperfect Competition and Market Spillovers: The Impact of the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments on the US Oil Refining Industry.” (under revision, draft available upon request)


“The Role of Sales Agents in Information Disclosure: Evidence from a Field Experiment” with Hunt Allcott, Management Science (2017) (details)

“The SO2 Allowance Trading System and the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990: Reflections on 20 Years of Policy Innovation.” with Gabe Chan, Robert Stavins and Robert Stowe, National Tax Journal (2012) (details)

“The Incidence of U.S. Climate Policy: Alternative Uses of Revenues from a Cap-and-Trade Auction” with Dallas Burtraw and Margaret Walls, National Tax Journal (2009) (details)


I currently teach the following courses at BC:

  • Econ2277: Intro to Environmental Economics and Policy (Fall) Syllabus, Canvas
  • Econ3391: Applied Energy and Environmental Economics (Spring) Syllabus, Canvas