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Raymond J. Kopp
Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Climate and Electricity Policy
202-328-5059
kopp@rff.org
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PROFILE
 
Raymond Kopp holds Ph.D. and MA degrees in economics and an undergraduate degree in finance. He has been a member of the RFF research staff since 1977 and has held a variety of management positions within the institution. 
Featured Publications
Resources Magazine: 186
Phil Sharp, Joseph E. Aldy, Stephen P.A. Brown, Joel Darmstadter, Raymond J. Kopp, Alan J. Krupnick, Yusuke Kuwayama , Charles Mason, Ping Qin, Margaret A. Walls, Jintao Xu
Resources | 2014 (186)
 
Commentary: Toward a North American Energy Strategy
Raymond J. Kopp, Alan J. Krupnick
Resources | 2014 (186)
 
The Natural Gas Revolution: Critical Questions for a Sustainable Energy Future
Alan J. Krupnick, Raymond J. Kopp, Kristin Hayes, Skyler Roeshot
RFF Report | March 2014
 
The Best of Common Resources
Nathan Richardson, Alan J. Krupnick, Daniel F. Morris, Hal Gordon, Clayton Munnings, Heather L. Ross, Raymond J. Kopp, Timothy J. Brennan, Margaret A. Walls, James W. Boyd
Resources | 2013 (Digital Issue)
 
Goings On
James Smith, Anthony Paul, Carolyn Fischer, James W. Boyd, Elisheba Beia Spiller, Sheila M. Olmstead, Molly K. Macauley, Phil Sharp, Carolyn Kousky, Raymond J. Kopp, Dallas Burtraw, Alan J. Krupnick, Yusuke Kuwayama , P. Lynn Scarlett, Karen L. Palmer
Resources | 2012 (181)
 
Resources Magazine: 179
James W. Boyd, Joel Darmstadter, Winston Harrington, Raymond J. Kopp, Carolyn Kousky, Joshua Linn, Sheila M. Olmstead, Juha V. Siikamäki, Phil Sharp
Resources | 2012 (179)
 
If Walmart Were In Charge: Sourcing CO2 Emissions Reductions at Least Cost
Raymond J. Kopp
Resources | 2012 (179)
 
If Walmart Were In Charge: Sourcing CO2 Emissions Reductions at Least Cost
Raymond J. Kopp
Issue Brief 11-14 | September 2011
 
Reforming Institutions and Managing Extremes U.S. Policy Approaches for Adapting to a Changing Climate
Daniel F. Morris, Molly K. Macauley, Raymond J. Kopp, Richard D. Morgenstern
RFF Report | May 2011
 
The Climate Has Changed — So Must Policy
Raymond J. Kopp
Issue Brief 11-03 | March 2011
 
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BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS
Energy, Resources and Global Development
Jeffery Chow, Raymond J. Kopp, Paul R. Portney
Science Magazine's State of the Planet 2006-2007 | Donald Kennedy | Washington, DC: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Island Press | 2006
 
Rethinking Fossil Fuels: The Necessary Step toward Practical Climate Policy
Raymond J. Kopp
The RFF Reader in Environmental and Resource Policy, 2nd Edition | Wallace E. Oates, ed. | RFF Press | 2006 | Chapter 39, pp. 235-239
 
Stimulating Technology to Slow Climate Change
Raymond J. Kopp, Richard D. Morgenstern, Richard G. Newell, and William A. Pizer
New Approaches on Energy and the Environment: Policy Advice for the President | Richard D. Morgenstern and Paul R. Portney, eds. | RFF Press | 2004 | Chapter 2
 
Reducing Cost Uncertainty and Encouraging Ratification of the Kyoto Protocol
Raymond J. Kopp, Richard Morgenstern, William Pizer, and Frédéric Ghersi
Global Warming in Asian-Pacific | R. Mendelsohn and D. Shaw eds. | Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar Publishing, Ltd. | 2002
 
Climate Policy and the Economics of Technical Advance: Drawing on Inventive Activity
Raymond J. Kopp
Climate Change Economics and Policy: An RFF Anthology | Michael A. Toman, ed. | RFF Press | 2001
 
A Proposal for Credible Early Action in US Climate Policy
Raymond J. Kopp, Richard D. Morgenstern, William A. Pizer, and Michael A. Toman
Flexible Mechanisms for Efficient Climate Policy: Cost Saving Policies and Business Opportunities | Karl Ludwig Brockmann and Marcus Stonzik, eds. | Heidelberg, Germany: Physica-Verlag | 2000
 
Determining the Value of Non-marketed Goods: Economic, Psychological, and Policy Relevant Aspects of Contingent Valuation Methods
Raymond J. Kopp, Pommerehne and Schwarz, eds.
Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers | 1997
 
Contingent Valuation: Economics, Law and Politics
Raymond J. Kopp and Katherine A. Pease
Determining the Value of Non-marketed Goods: Economic, Psychological, and Policy Relevant Aspects of Contingent Valuation Methods | Raymond J. Kopp, Pommerehne and Schwarz, eds. | Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers | 1997
 
Constructing Measure of Economic Value
Raymond J. Kopp and V. Kerry Smith
Determining the Value of Non-marketed Goods: Economic, Psychological, and Policy Relevant Aspects of Contingent Valuation Methods | Raymond J. Kopp, Pommerehne and Schwarz, eds. | Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers | 1997
 
A Shock to the System
Timothy J. Brennan, Karen L. Palmer, Raymond J. Kopp, Alan J. Krupnick, Vito Stagliano, and Dallas Burtraw
RFF Press | 1996
 
Distributional and Environmental Consequences of Taxes on Energy: A Partial Equilibrium Model of U.S. Household Energy Demand
Raymond J. Kopp, Hadi Dowlatabadi, and F. Ted Tschang
Advances in the Economics of Energy and Resources: Energy Use and Sustainable Economic Growth, Volume IX | J. Moroney, ed. | Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, Inc. | 1995
 
Valuing Natural Assets
Raymond J. Kopp and V. Kerry Smith, Editors
RFF Press | 1993
 
Social Cost of Environmental Quality Regulations: A General Equilibrium Analysis
Raymond J. Kopp and Wallace E. Oates (ed.)
London: Edward Elgar | 1992
 
Social Cost of Environmental Quality Regulations: A General Equilibrium Analysis
Raymond J. Kopp and Michael Hazilla
The Economics of the Environment | Wallace E. Oates, ed. | Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar Publishing, Ltd. | 1992
 
Eagle Mine and Idarado
Raymond J. Kopp and V. Kerry Smith
Natural Resource Damages: Law and Economics | Ward and Duffield, eds. | New York, NY: John Wiley and Sons | 1992
 
Intertemporal and Interspatial Estimates of Agricultural Productivity
Raymond J. Kopp and Michael Hazilla
Productivity and Technological Structure in Agriculture: Recent Evidence and New Directions | John Antle and Susan Capalbo, eds. | Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press | 1988
 
The Performance of Neoclassical-Econometric Models of Natural Resource Substitution in the Presence of Environmental Constraints
Raymond J. Kopp, Michael Hazilla and V. Kerry Smith
Economic Theory of Natural Resources | W. Eichhorn, R. Henn, K. Neumann and R.W. Shephard, eds. | Heidelberg, Germany: Physica-Verlag | 1982
 
Neoclassical Measurement of Ex Ante Resource Substitution: An Experimental Evaluation
Raymond J. Kopp and V. Kerry Smith
Advances in the Economics of Energy and Resources, Vol. IV | J.R. Moroney, ed. | Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, Inc. | 1982
 
Stochastic Cost Frontiers and Perceived Technical Inefficiency
Raymond J. Kopp, V. Kerry Smith, and William J. Vaughan
Advances in Applied Microeconomics | V. Kerry Smith, ed. | 1982
 
Energy Residuals and Inefficiency: An Engineering-Econometric Analysis of Abatement Costs
Raymond J. Kopp
Advances in the Economics of Energy and Resources: Economic Aspects of New Technology - Volume III | J. Moroney, ed. | Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, Inc. | 1981
 
Productivity Measurement and Environmental Regulation: An Engineering-Econometric Analysis
Raymond J. Kopp and V. Kerry Smith
Productivity Measurement in Regulated Industries | T. Cowing and R. Stevenson, eds. | London, U.K.: Academic Press | 1981
 
Measuring the Prospects for Resource Substitution under Input and Technology Aggregations
Raymond J. Kopp and V. Kerry Smith
Modeling and Measuring Natural Resource Substitution | E.R. Berndt and B. Field, eds. | Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press | 1981
 
The Perceived Role of Materials in Neoclassical Models of the Production Technology
Raymond J. Kopp and V. Kerry Smith
Restructuring the Economics of Natural Resources | V.K. Smith and J.V. Krutilla, eds. | Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press | 1981
 
  
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