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Working Papers

2019

  1. Carbon Emissions and Business Cycles
    Carleton Economic Papers, Carleton University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Generational Trends in Vehicle Ownership and Use: Are Millennials Any Different?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  3. The Efficiency and Distributional Effects of Alternative Residential Electricity Rate Designs
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2018

  1. Coordinating Separate Markets for Externalities
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2017

  1. Are Consumers Poorly Informed about Fuel Economy? Evidence from Two Experiments
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Attribute Substitution in Household Vehicle Portfolios
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Machine Learning from Schools about Energy Efficiency
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Subsidizing Fuel Efficient Cars: Evidence from China's Automobile Industry
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  5. The Local Economic and Welfare Consequences of Hydraulic Fracturing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Are Fuel Economy Standards Regressive?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Chapter (2016)
  2. Racial and Gender Discrimination in Transportation Network Companies
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Sufficient Statistics for Imperfect Externality-Correcting Policies
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Will We Ever Stop Using Fossil Fuels?
    Working Papers, Becker Friedman Institute for Research In Economics Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2016)

2015

  1. Natural Gas Prices and Coal Displacement: Evidence from Electricity Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (21)
  2. Strategic Policy Choice in State-Level Regulation: The EPA's Clean Power Plan
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2017)
  3. The Pass-Through of RIN Prices to Wholesale and Retail Fuels under the Renewable Fuel Standard
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)

2013

  1. Keeping it Fresh: Strategic Product Redesigns and Welfare
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The Energy-Policy Efficiency Gap: Was There Ever Support for Gasoline Taxes?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Simple Economics of Commodity Price Speculation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics (2016)
  4. The Welfare Impact of Indirect Pigouvian Taxation: Evidence from Transportation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (22)
  5. Unintended Consequences of Transportation Carbon Policies: Land-Use, Emissions, and Innovation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. Reducing Petroleum Consumption from Transportation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2012)
  2. Who is Exposed to Gas Prices? How Gasoline Prices Affect Automobile Manufacturers and Dealerships
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Quantitative Marketing and Economics (QME) (2016)

2011

  1. Caution, Drivers! Children Present: Traffic, Pollution, and Infant Health
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (29)
    Also in Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (2011) Downloads View citations (15)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2016)
  2. Cleaning the Bathwater with the Baby: The Health Co-Benefits of Carbon Pricing in Transportation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (14)
    Also in Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (2011) Downloads
  3. Pharmaceutical Use Following Generic Entry: Paying Less and Buying Less
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Some Inconvenient Truths About Climate Change Policy: The Distributional Impacts of Transportation Policies
    Working Papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2015)

2010

  1. Carbon Prices and Automobile Greenhouse Gas Emissions: The Extensive and Intensive Margins
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Chapter (2011)

2009

  1. Automobiles on Steroids: Product Attribute Trade-Offs and Technological Progress in the Automobile Sector
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2011)
  2. Automobiles on Steroids: Product Attribute Trade-O�s and Technological Progress in the Automobile Sector
    Institute of Transportation Studies, Working Paper Series, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Pain at the Pump: The Differential Effect of Gasoline Prices on New and Used Automobile Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
  4. The Implied Cost of Carbon Dioxide under the Cash for Clunkers
    Institute of Transportation Studies, Working Paper Series, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis Downloads View citations (10)

2008

  1. Diagnosing Unilateral Market Power in Electricity Reserves Market
    Institute of Transportation Studies, Working Paper Series, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis Downloads
  2. Estimation of Random Coefficient Demand Models: Challenges, Difficulties and Warnings
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Greenhouse Gas Reductions under Low Carbon Fuel Standards?
    Institute of Transportation Studies, Working Paper Series, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Institute of Transportation Studies, Working Paper Series, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Davis (2008) Downloads View citations (4)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2007) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2009)
  4. Inefficiencies and Market Power in Financial Arbitrage: A Study of California's Electricity Markets
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (21)
  5. Sacred Cars? Optimal Regulation of Stationary and Non-stationary Pollution Sources
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2007

  1. A Low-Carbon Fuel Standard for California Part 1: Technical Analysis
    Institute of Transportation Studies, Research Reports, Working Papers, Proceedings, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (24)
  2. A Low-Carbon Fuel Standard for California Part 2: Policy Analysis
    Institute of Transportation Studies, Research Reports, Working Papers, Proceedings, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (26)

2006

  1. Evidence of a Shift in the Short-Run Price Elasticity of Gasoline Demand
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (80)
    See also Journal Article in The Energy Journal (2008)
  2. Strategic Incompatibility in ATM Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Working Papers, NET Institute (2006) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Banking & Finance (2011)
  3. Tacit Collusion in the Presence of Cyclical Demand and Endogenous Capacity Levels
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in International Journal of Industrial Organization (2010)

2005

  1. Incompatibility, Product Attributes and Consumer Welfare: Evidence from ATMs
    Department of Economics, Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, NET Institute (2004) Downloads View citations (6)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (12)
    Santa Cruz Department of Economics, Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, UC Santa Cruz (2004) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2008)

2004

  1. Biases in Static Oligopoly Models? Evidence from the California Electricity Market
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Compatibility and Pricing with Indirect Network Effects: Evidence from ATMs
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (23)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (2003) Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Re-Assessing the U.S. Quality Adjustment to Computer Prices: The Role of Durability and Changing Software
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Chapter (2009)

2001

  1. Price ceilings as focal points for tacit collusion: evidence from credit cards
    Working Paper Series, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2003)
  2. Trading Inefficiencies in California's Electricity Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (15)

1999

  1. Market Power in Electricity Markets: Beyond Concentration Measures
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (104)
    See also Journal Article in The Energy Journal (1999)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Strategic Policy Choice in State-Level Regulation: The EPA's Clean Power Plan
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2017, 9, (2), 57-90 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Are we fracked? The impact of falling gas prices and the implications for coal-to-gas switching and carbon emissions
    Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2016, 32, (2), 241-259 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Caution, Drivers! Children Present: Traffic, Pollution, and Infant Health
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2016, 98, (2), 350-366 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Running Randomized Field Experiments for Energy Efficiency Programs: A Practitioners Guide
    Economics of Energy & Environmental Policy, 2016, Volume 5, (Number 2) Downloads View citations (5)
  4. The Simple Economics of Commodity Price Speculation
    American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2016, 8, (2), 85-110 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  5. Who is exposed to gas prices? How gasoline prices affect automobile manufacturers and dealerships
    Quantitative Marketing and Economics (QME), 2016, 14, (1), 41-95 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  6. Will We Ever Stop Using Fossil Fuels?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2016, 30, (1), 117-38 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2015

  1. Ethanol Production and Gasoline Prices: A Spurious Correlation
    The Energy Journal, 2015, Volume 36, (Number 1) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Some Inconvenient Truths about Climate Change Policy: The Distributional Impacts of Transportation Policies
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2015, 97, (5), 1052-1069 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Tagging and Targeting of Energy Efficiency Subsidies
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (5), 187-91 Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Unintended Consequences of Carbon Policies: Transportation Fuels, Land-Use, Emissions, and Innovation
    The Energy Journal, 2015, Volume 36, (Number 3) Downloads View citations (5)

2014

  1. Celebrity Endorsements, Firm Value, and Reputation Risk: Evidence from the Tiger Woods Scandal
    Management Science, 2014, 60, (1), 21-37 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Estimation of Random-Coefficient Demand Models: Two Empiricists' Perspective
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2014, 96, (1), 34-59 Downloads View citations (29)
  3. Road Supply in Central London: Addition of an Ignored Social Cost
    Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, 2014, 53, (1), 17 Downloads View citations (6)
  4. The Political Economy of Gasoline Taxes: Lessons from the Oil Embargo
    Tax Policy and the Economy, 2014, 28, (1), 97 - 131 Downloads
    See also Chapter (2014)

2013

  1. Are Consumers Myopic? Evidence from New and Used Car Purchases
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (1), 220-56 Downloads View citations (160)
  2. Integrated modeling framework for leasing urban roads: A case study of Fresno, California
    Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 2013, 48, (C), 17-30 Downloads View citations (20)
  3. Transportation Fuels Policy since the OPEC Embargo: Paved with Good Intentions
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 344-49 Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Reducing Petroleum Consumption from Transportation
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2012, 26, (1), 93-118 Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. Sacred Cars? Cost-Effective Regulation of Stationary and Nonstationary Pollution Sources
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2012, 4, (1), 98-126 Downloads View citations (8)

2011

  1. Automobiles on Steroids: Product Attribute Trade-Offs and Technological Progress in the Automobile Sector
    American Economic Review, 2011, 101, (7), 3368-99 Downloads View citations (50)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Challenges in Merger Simulation Analysis
    American Economic Review, 2011, 101, (3), 56-59 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Strategic incompatibility in ATM markets
    Journal of Banking & Finance, 2011, 35, (10), 2627-2636 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2010

  1. Tacit collusion in the presence of cyclical demand and endogenous capacity levels
    International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2010, 28, (2), 131-144 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2009

  1. Greenhouse Gas Reductions under Low Carbon Fuel Standards?
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2009, 1, (1), 106-46 Downloads View citations (88)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. HOW DOES INCOMPATIBILITY AFFECT PRICES?: EVIDENCE FROM ATM'S -super-*
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 2009, 57, (3), 557-582 Downloads View citations (11)

2008

  1. Evidence of a Shift in the Short-Run Price Elasticity of Gasoline Demand
    The Energy Journal, 2008, 29, (1), 113-134 View citations (222)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. INEFFICIENCIES AND MARKET POWER IN FINANCIAL ARBITRAGE: A STUDY OF CALIFORNIA'S ELECTRICITY MARKETS -super-*
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 2008, 56, (2), 347-378 Downloads View citations (11)
  3. Incompatibility, Product Attributes and Consumer Welfare: Evidence from ATMs
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2008, 8, (1), 1-42 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2006

  1. BIASES IN STATIC OLIGOPOLY MODELS? EVIDENCE FROM THE CALIFORNIA ELECTRICITY MARKET -super-*
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 2006, 54, (4), 451-470 Downloads View citations (14)
  2. THE ADOPTION OF STATE ELECTRICITY REGULATION: THE ROLE OF INTEREST GROUPS -super-*
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 2006, 54, (2), 201-222 Downloads View citations (10)

2005

  1. An empirical examination of restructured electricity prices
    Energy Economics, 2005, 27, (5), 791-817 Downloads View citations (193)

2004

  1. Regulatory Restructuring and Incumbent Price Dynamics: The Case of U.S. Local Telephone Markets
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2004, 86, (2), 614-625 Downloads View citations (5)

2003

  1. Market Structure and the Pricing of Electricity and Natural Gas
    Journal of Industrial Economics, 2003, 51, (2), 167-191 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Price Ceilings as Focal Points for Tacit Collusion: Evidence from Credit Cards
    American Economic Review, 2003, 93, (5), 1703-1729 Downloads View citations (56)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2002

  1. Alternative Regulatory Methods And Firm Efficiency: Stochastic Frontier Evidence From The U.S. Electricity Industry
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2002, 84, (3), 530-540 Downloads View citations (64)

1999

  1. Market Power in Electricity Markets: Beyond Concentration Measures
    The Energy Journal, 1999, Volume20, (Number 4), 65-88 Downloads View citations (110)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

1997

  1. Local telephone pricing: competitive forces at work
    Utilities Policy, 1997, 6, (2), 87-96 Downloads

Chapters

2019

  1. Estimating the Costs and Benefits of Fuel Economy Standards
    A chapter in Environmental and Energy Policy and the Economy, 2019 Downloads

2016

  1. Are Fuel Economy Standards Regressive?
    A chapter in Energy Policy Tradeoffs between Economic Efficiency and Distributional Equity, 2016 View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2014

  1. The Political Economy of Gasoline Taxes: Lessons from the Oil Embargo
    A chapter in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 28, 2014, pp 97-131 Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Tax Policy and the Economy (2014)

2011

  1. Carbon Prices and Automobile Greenhouse Gas Emissions: The Extensive and Intensive Margins
    A chapter in The Design and Implementation of U.S. Climate Policy, 2011, pp 287-299 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Comment on "Urban Policy Effects on Carbon Mitigation"
    A chapter in The Design and Implementation of U.S. Climate Policy, 2011, pp 268-269 Downloads

2009

  1. Re-Assessing the U.S. Quality Adjustment to Computer Prices: The Role of Durability and Changing Software
    A chapter in Price Index Concepts and Measurement, 2009, pp 129-160 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2004)
 
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