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What’s killing coal?

The effects of natural gas abundance and renewables on coal-fired plants

Professors Harrison Fell and Dan Kaffine (CU, Boulder) examine the joint impact of natural gas prices and wind generation on coal generation.

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The Effect of the Winter Fuel Payment on Renewable Installation

Professor Ian Lange and his collaborators show the Winter Fuel Payment, a transfer meant to help older households stay warm in the winter, has distortionary effects on the market for renewable technologies.

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Mining and Energy in Central America

Graham Davis collaborates with several researchers from Central America to plot a path forward regarding public policy for mining and oil production.

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Carbon Policy and the Structure of Global Trade

Ed Balistreri, Christoph Bohringer (University of Oldenburg), and Thomas Rutherford (University of Wisconsin) consider alternative trade structures and their impact on carbon leakage and resulting policy burdens.

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Welcome to MInes Division of Economics & Business

Upcoming Events

Mines on the Move
nov12
Michael Walls, Division Director, discusses Earth Resources Institute at Mines on the Move event in Washington, D.C. .
Research Seminar
nov14
Dale Manning, Assistant Professor at CSU. "Imperfect Market Integration and Barriers to Climate Change Resolutions: Evidence from Rural Mexico".
Presidential Visiting Committee
feb26-27

Distinguished industry and academic representatives provide evaluation/feedback to faculty and administration.

The EB Experience

The Division of Economics & Business offers a variety of graduate and undergraduate degree programs. We invite you to take a moment and explore our program offerings.

 

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