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Working Papers

2018

  1. Do Discrete Choice Approaches to Valuing Urban Amenities Yield Different Results Than Hedonic Models?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in NCEE Working Paper Series, National Center for Environmental Economics, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (2018) Downloads

2016

  1. Household Location Decisions and the Value of Climate Amenities
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2015) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2018)
  2. Preferences for Equality in Environmental Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (2016) Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. The Impact of Trading on the Costs and Benefits of the Acid Rain Program
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2018)
  2. The Net Benefits of the Acid Rain Program: What Can We Learn from the Grand Policy Experiment?
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads

2014

  1. Declining discount rates
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2014)
  2. How Should the World Bank Estimate Air Pollution Damages?
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads
  3. The Welfare Effects of Fuel Conservation Policies in a Dual-Fuel Car Market: Evidence from India
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2017)
  4. The Welfare Effects of Fuel Conservation Policies in the Indian Car Market
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. Determining Benefits and Costs for Future Generations
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (60)
  2. How Should Benefits and Costs Be Discounted in an Intergenerational Context?
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, University of Sussex Business School Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (2012) Downloads View citations (9)
  3. The Health Effects of Coal Electricity Generation in India
    2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C., Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (2012) Downloads View citations (12)
  4. The Value of Climate Amenities: Evidence from US Migration Decisions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (2013) Downloads View citations (10)

2012

  1. How Should Benefits and Costs Be Discounted in an Intergenerational Context? The Views of an Expert Panel
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (13)

2011

  1. Estimating the Impact of Restructuring on Electricity Generation Efficiency: The Case of the Indian Thermal Power Sector
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Policy Response to Pandemic Influenza: The Value of Collective Action
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (2011) Downloads
  3. The Benefits of Achieving the Chesapeake Bay TMDLs (Total Maximum Daily Loads): A Scoping Study
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The Cost of Fuel Economy in the Indian Passenger Vehicle Market
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (2011) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in Energy Policy (2011)
  5. Valuing Mortality Risk Reductions: Progress and Challenges
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (21)
    Also in LERNA Working Papers, LERNA, University of Toulouse (2011) Downloads View citations (20)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (23)

    See also Journal Article in Annual Review of Resource Economics (2011)

2010

  1. Getting Cars Off the Road: The Cost-Effectiveness of an Episodic Pollution Control Program
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (2010) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Environmental & Resource Economics (2014)
  2. Options for Energy Efficiency in India and Barriers to Their Adoption: A Scoping Study
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (14)

2009

  1. Valuing mortality and morbidity in the context of disaster risks
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (9)

2007

  1. Measuring the Welfare Effects of Slum Improvement Programs: The Case of Mumbai
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2008)
  2. Public transport subsidies and affordability in Mumbai, India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)

2006

  1. The impact of policies to control motor vehicle emissions in Mumbai, India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Regional Science (2007)
  2. The value of mortality risk reductions in Delhi, India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty (2007)
  3. The welfare effects of slum improvement programs: the case of Mumbai
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (7)

2005

  1. Age, Health, and the Willingness to Pay for Mortality Risk Reductions: A Contingent Valuation Survey in Japan
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future (2005) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The political economy of health services provision and access in Brazil
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Urban poverty and transport: the case of Mumbai
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)
  4. What Information Do We Need To Reduce Child Mortality In India? Comments On Deolikar's Paper
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads
  5. Why have traffic fatalities declined in industrialized countries ? Implications for pedestrians and vehicle occupants
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Transport Economics and Policy (2008)

2004

  1. Willingness to Pay for Mortality Risk Reductions: Does Latency Matter?
    NCEE Working Paper Series, National Center for Environmental Economics, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (2004) Downloads View citations (18)
    Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future (2004) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty (2006)

2003

  1. The impact of urban spatial structure on travel demand in the United States
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (29)
  2. Traffic fatalities and economic growth
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (21)

2002

  1. Does the Value of a Statistical Life Vary with Age and Health Status? Evidence from the United States and Canada
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future (2002) Downloads
  2. Improving air quality in metropolitan Mexico City: an economic valuation
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Willingness to Pay for Mortality Risk Reductions: A Comparison of the United States and Canada
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (5)

2001

  1. How the location of roads and protected areas affects deforestation in North Thailand
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (3)

2000

  1. Age, Health, and the Willingness to Pay for Mortality Risk Reductions: A Contingent Valuation Survey of Ontario Residents
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (55)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future (2000) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Risk and Uncertainty (2002)
  2. Sulfur Dioxide Control by Electric Utilities: What Are the Gains from Trade?
    Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future Downloads View citations (131)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (1998) Downloads View citations (10)
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (1998) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2000)
  3. The value of preventing malaria in Tembien, Ethiopia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)

1999

  1. Mortality Risk Valuation for Environmental Policy
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future (1999) Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Valuing mortality reductions in India: a study of compensating wage differentials
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (5)

1998

  1. The implications of hyperbolic discounting for project evaluation
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (24)

1997

  1. Roads, population pressures, and deforestation in Thailand, 1976-89
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (6)
  2. The health effects of air pollution in Delhi, India
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (11)

1995

  1. Public choices between lifesaving programs: how important are lives saved?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)

1994

  1. The value of superfund cleanups: evidence from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency decisions
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  2. When is a life too costly to save?: evidence from U.S. environmental regulations
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (8)

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Household location decisions and the value of climate amenities
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2018, 92, (C), 608-637 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. Policy Brief—Facilitating Retrospective Analysis of Environmental Regulations
    Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 2018, 12, (2), 359-370 Downloads
  3. The impact of trading on the costs and benefits of the Acid Rain Program
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2018, 88, (C), 180-209 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2017

  1. The welfare effects of fuel conservation policies in a dual-fuel car market: Evidence from India
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2017, 86, (C), 244-261 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2015

  1. The Impact of Electricity Sector Restructuring on Coal-fired Power Plants in India
    The Energy Journal, 2015, Volume 36, (Number 4) Downloads View citations (3)

2014

  1. Declining Discount Rates
    American Economic Review, 2014, 104, (5), 538-43 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Editor's Choice Should Governments Use a Declining Discount Rate in Project Analysis?
    Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 2014, 8, (2), 145-163 Downloads View citations (29)
  3. Getting Cars Off the Road: The Cost-Effectiveness of an Episodic Pollution Control Program
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2014, 57, (1), 117-143 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  4. How Effective Are US Renewable Energy Subsidies in Cutting Greenhouse Gases?
    American Economic Review, 2014, 104, (5), 569-74 Downloads View citations (11)
  5. Why Are Power Plants in India Less Efficient Than Power Plants in the United States?
    American Economic Review, 2014, 104, (5), 586-90 Downloads View citations (9)

2011

  1. The Political Economy of Health Services Provision in Brazil
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2011, 59, (4), 723 - 751 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The cost of fuel economy in the Indian passenger vehicle market
    Energy Policy, 2011, 39, (11), 7174-7183 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Valuing Mortality Risk Reductions: Progress and Challenges
    Annual Review of Resource Economics, 2011, 3, (1), 313-336 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2008

  1. Measuring the welfare effects of slum improvement programs: The case of Mumbai
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2008, 64, (1), 65-84 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Why Have Traffic Fatalities Declined in Industrialised Countries?: Implications for Pedestrians and Vehicle Occupants
    Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 2008, 42, (1), 129-154 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2007

  1. Age, health, and the willingness to pay for mortality risk reductions: a contingent valuation survey of Shizuoka, Japan, residents
    Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, 2007, 8, (3), 211-237 Downloads
  2. THE IMPACT OF POLICIES TO CONTROL MOTOR VEHICLE EMISSIONS IN MUMBAI, INDIA
    Journal of Regional Science, 2007, 47, (1), 27-46 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. The value of mortality risk reductions in Delhi, India
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2007, 34, (1), 21-47 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. Willingness to pay for mortality risk reductions: Does latency matter?
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2006, 32, (3), 231-245 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2005

  1. The Effects of Urban Spatial Structure on Travel Demand in the United States
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2005, 87, (3), 466-478 Downloads View citations (91)

2004

  1. Does the value of a statistical life vary with age and health status? Evidence from the US and Canada
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2004, 48, (1), 769-792 Downloads View citations (117)
  2. The demand for a malaria vaccine: evidence from Ethiopia
    Journal of Development Economics, 2004, 75, (1), 303-318 Downloads View citations (28)

2002

  1. Age, Health and the Willingness to Pay for Mortality Risk Reductions: A Contingent Valuation Survey of Ontario Residents
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2002, 24, (2), 161-86 Downloads View citations (115)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

2001

  1. Predicting the Location of Deforestation: The Role of Roads and Protected Areas in North Thailand
    Land Economics, 2001, 77, (2), 172-186 Downloads View citations (55)

2000

  1. Has Economic Research Answered the Needs of Environmental Policy?
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2000, 39, (3), 328-350 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. Public Choices between Life Saving Programs: The Tradeoff between Qualitative Factors and Lives Saved
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 2000, 21, (1), 117-49 Downloads View citations (23)
  3. Sulfur Dioxide Control by Electric Utilities: What Are the Gains from Trade?
    Journal of Political Economy, 2000, 108, (6), 1292-1326 Downloads View citations (144)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

1999

  1. Roads, Population Pressures, and Deforestation in Thailand, 1976-1989
    Land Economics, 1999, 75, (1), 58-73 Downloads View citations (29)

1997

  1. Is there a role for benefit-cost analysis in environmental, health, and safety regulation?
    Environment and Development Economics, 1997, 2, (02), 195-221 Downloads View citations (31)
  2. The Health Benefits of Air Pollution Control in Delhi
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1997, 79, (5), 1625-1629 Downloads View citations (18)
  3. Valuing Health Effects of Air Pollution in Developing Countries: The Case of Taiwan
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1997, 34, (2), 107-126 Downloads View citations (82)

1996

  1. Paying for Permanence: An Economic Analysis of EPA's Cleanup Decisions at Superfund Sites
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1996, 27, (3), 563-582 Downloads View citations (23)
  2. When is a Life Too Costly to Save? The Evidence from U.S. Environmental Regulations
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1996, 30, (3), 348-368 Downloads View citations (9)

1994

  1. Economic and Health Consequences of Pesticide Use in Developing Country Agriculture: Discussion
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1994, 76, (3), 605-607 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Preferences for Life Saving Programs: How the Public Discounts Time and Age
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 1994, 8, (3), 243-65 View citations (115)
  3. The Interaction of Population Growth and Environmental Quality
    American Economic Review, 1994, 84, (2), 250-54 Downloads View citations (229)

1993

  1. Valuing Product Attributes Using Single Market Data: A Comparison of Hedonic and Discrete Choice Approaches
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1993, 75, (2), 225-32 Downloads View citations (25)

1992

  1. Environmental Economics: A Survey
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1992, 30, (2), 675-740 Downloads View citations (474)
  2. PESTICIDE REGULATION AND THE RULE-MAKING PROCESS
    Northeastern Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1992, 21, (2), 6 Downloads
  3. Rates of Time Preference for Saving Lives
    American Economic Review, 1992, 82, (2), 469-72 Downloads View citations (43)
  4. The Determinants of Pesticide Regulation: A Statistical Analysis of EPA Decision Making
    Journal of Political Economy, 1992, 100, (1), 175-97 Downloads View citations (98)
  5. The Effect of Information on Health Risk Valuations
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 1992, 5, (1), 29-48 View citations (30)

1991

  1. Discounting Human Lives
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1991, 73, (5), 1410-1415 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Wasteful commuting: A re-examination
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1991, 29, (1), 2-13 Downloads View citations (28)

1990

  1. Discounting and the Evaluation of Lifesaving Programs
    Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 1990, 3, (4), 369-79 View citations (7)
  2. Valuing future risks to life
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1990, 19, (2), 160-174 Downloads View citations (42)

1988

  1. A note on the extinction of renewable resources
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1988, 15, (1), 64-70 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. Families and the Economics of Risks to Life
    American Economic Review, 1988, 78, (1), 255-60 Downloads View citations (14)
  3. On the Choice of Functional Form for Hedonic Price Functions
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1988, 70, (4), 668-75 Downloads View citations (214)

1981

  1. Measuring the Benefits from Reduced Morbidity
    American Economic Review, 1981, 71, (2), 235-40 Downloads View citations (54)

1980

  1. Inter-city wage differentials and the value of air quality
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1980, 8, (2), 236-254 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Pollution aspects of nuclear energy use
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1980, 7, (4), 334-352 Downloads View citations (5)

1979

  1. The optimal extinction of a renewable natural resource
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1979, 6, (4), 341-349 Downloads View citations (12)

1978

  1. The Optimal Consumption of Depletable Natural Resources: An Elaboration, Correction, and Extension
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1978, 92, (2), 337-344 Downloads

1977

  1. Health, Investment in Health, and Occupational Choice
    Journal of Political Economy, 1977, 85, (6), 1273-94 Downloads View citations (57)

1976

  1. A State-Preference Approach to the Precautionary Demand for Money
    American Economic Review, 1976, 66, (3), 388-94 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Regulating activities with catastrophic environmental effects
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1976, 3, (1), 1-15 Downloads View citations (91)

Books

2005

  1. Environmental Health and Traditional Fuel Use in Guatemala
    World Bank Publications, The World Bank Downloads View citations (11)

1999

  1. Valuing Environmental Benefits
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (5)

1996

  1. Benefit-Cost Analysis in Environmental, Health, and Safety Regulation: A Statement of Principles
    Books, American Enterprise Institute Downloads View citations (49)

1995

  1. Chapter 10: VALUING FOOD SAFETY: WHICH APPROACHES TO USE?
    Book: Valuing Food Safety and Nutrition (1995), Regional Research Project NE-165 Private Strategies, Public Policies, and Food System Performance Downloads View citations (2)

Chapters

2006

  1. The Demand for Insecticide-Treated Mosquito Nets: Evidence from Africa
    Chapter 15 in Handbook on Contingent Valuation, 2006 Downloads
 
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