Publication Year


Morry Adelman

2014 Fall Research Workshop

November 22, 2014

A balanced mix of current themes in the energy and environmental policy debate
featured at CEEPR’s 2014 Fall Research Workshop, held in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on November 20 and 21, 2014.

Morry Adelman

WGBH: CEEPR’s Knittel Explains Energy Price Fluctuations

November 12, 2014

CEEPR Director Christopher Knittel gives an interview on WGBH radio on energy prices…


EPA Clean Power Plan: Cross-state Coordination Key to Cost-effective Mitigation

November 1, 2014

Last June, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed a rule to limit carbon dioxide emissions from existing U.S. power plants. A new article published in Science magazine on 14 November 2014 and co-authored by CEEPR Director Christopher R. Knittel examines how key design features of the proposed rule might affect its environmental effectiveness, and offers recommendations to help minimize the economic costs of compliance.

Morry Adelman

CEEPR Experts Weigh In on Proposed EPA Carbon Regulation

July 1, 2014

National media outlets turned to CEEPR experts for early reactions on the EPA’s proposed rulemaking on carbon emissions from existing power plants, issued in early June.

Morry Adelman

CEEPR’s Greenstone Comments on Potential Downside of Natural Gas

June 3, 2014

CEEPR faculty affiliate Michael Greenstone was cited in a New York Times article on the potential impacts of abundant natural gas on the environment.

Morry Adelman

Morris Adelman, CEEPR Faculty Affiliate since its Founding in 1977, Passes Away at 96

May 1, 2014

Morris Albert Adelman, a giant in the field of energy economics and a faculty member in the MIT Department of Economics for 40 years, died on May 8 at the age of 96.

Morry Adelman

Calculating the Costs of Pollution

April 24, 2014

In a column in the Los Angeles Times, CEEPR faculty Michael Greenstone, with Francesca Dominici and Cass Sunstein of Harvard University commented on the recent decision by a US Court of Appeals over the EPA

Morry Adelman

Dr. John Parsons joins the Global Markets Advisory Committee of the CFTC

February 5, 2014

CEEPR’s Executive Director, Dr. John Parsons, was recently appointed to the Global Markets Advisory Committee of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The CFTC is the US government agency responsible for supervising most derivatives trading in the US, including the energy and agriculture commodity derivatives markets.