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Joseph E. Aldy
Visiting Fellow
Joe Aldy is an assistant professor of public policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School. His research focuses on climate change policy, energy policy, and mortality risk valuation. Aldy also currently serves as the faculty chair of the Regulatory Policy Program at the Harvard Kennedy School. In 2009–2010, he served as the special assistant to the president for energy and the environment, reporting through both the White House National Economic Council and the Office of Energy and Climate Change. 
Featured Publications
Designing Climate Mitigation Policy
Joseph Aldy, Alan J. Krupnick, Richard G. Newell, Ian Parry and William A. Pizer
Journal of Economic Literature | December 2010 | Vol. 48, No. 4 | pp. 203-934 | Related Discussion Paper 08-16
Post-Kyoto International Climate Policy: Implementing Architectures for Agreement
Joseph E. Aldy and Robert N. Stavins, eds.
New York: Cambridge University Press | 2009
Post-Kyoto International Climate Policy: Summary for Policymakers
Joseph E. Aldy and Robert N. Stavins
New York: Cambridge University Press | 2009
Adjusting the Value of a Statistical Life for Age and Cohort Effects
Joseph E. Aldy and W. Kip Viscusi
Review of Economics and Statistics | 2008 | Vol. 90, No. 3 | pp. 573-581 | Related Discussion Paper 06-19
Labor Market Estimates of the Senior Discount for the Value of Statistical Life
W. Kip Viscusi and Joseph E. Aldy
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management | 2007 | Vol. 53 | pp. 377-392 | Related Discussion Paper 06-12
Energy and Carbon Dynamics at Advanced Stages of Development: An Analysis of the U.S. States, 1960-1999
Joseph E. Aldy
The Energy Journal | 2007 | Vol. 28, Issue 1 | pp. 91-111 | Related Discussion Paper 06-13
Architectures for Agreement: Addressing Global Climate Change in the Post-Kyoto World
Joseph E. Aldy and Robert N. Stavins, eds.
Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press | 2007
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Assessing U.S. Climate Policy Options
Raymond J. Kopp, William A. Pizer, Daniel Hall, Richard D. Morgenstern, Juha V. Siikamäki, Joseph E. Aldy, Ian W.H. Parry, Karen L. Palmer, Dallas Burtraw, Mun Ho, Evan M Herrnstadt, Joseph Maher
RFF Report | November 2007
Unit Pricing Programs for Residential Municipal Solid Waste: An Assessment of the Literature
Marie Lynn Miranda, Scott D. Bauer, and Joseph E. Aldy
Climate Change Division, Office of Policy, Planning, and Evaluation, US EPA | October 1995
Why the Job Market Actually Improved after the BP Oil Spill
Friday, August 22, 2014
The Washington Post
New Research Paper Calls for Elimination of Fossil Fuel Subsidies
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Harvard Kennedy School
Bipartisan steps urged on climate change policy
Monday, November 19, 2012
The Boston Globe
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