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Heather L. Ross
Visiting Fellow
Distinguished Executive, U.S. Senior Executive Service, 1980.
Visiting Scholar, Resources for the Future, 1995 - present.
Special Assistant to the President for Economic Policy, Executive Office of the President, National Economic Council, 1993 - 1995.
Assistant Director, BP Europe, Strategy and European Affairs, 1990 - 1991.
Vice President, BP America, Corporate Planning, 1987 - 1989.
Director, The Standard Oil Company, Business Environment and Corporate Development, 1987.
Manager, BP Exploration, Planning, 1985 - 1986.  
Manager, Sohio Petroleum Company, Economics, Planning and Budgets, 1982 - 1984.
Manager, Sohio Petroleum Company, Economics, 1981 - 1982.
Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of the Interior, Policy, Budget and Administration, 1977 - 1981.
Acting Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of the Interior, Program Development and Budget, 1977.
Director, U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Policy Analysis, 1976 - 1977.
Senior Economist, U.S. Senate Committee on the Budget, 1976.
Assistant Director, U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Policy Analysis, 1974 - 1975.
Senior Research Associate, The Urban Institute, 1971 - 1974.
Visiting Fellow, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, 1970 - 1971.
Economist, MATHEMATICA, Inc., 1967 - 1970.
Research Fellow, The Brookings Institution, 1966 - 1967.  
Summer Intern, U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, 1966.
Summer Intern, President's Council of Economic Advisers, 1965.
Committee Memberships
Team Leader,, 2003 - 2004
Member, Global Business Network, 1988 - present.
Principal, Council for Excellence in Government, 1982 - present. Board Member, 1989.
Member, Executive Women in Government, 1977 - 1984.
Member, Centre for European Policy Studies, 1990 - 1991.
Advisory Council, World Resources Institute, 1989.
Director, Carborundum Company, 1989.
Director, Old Ben Coal Company, 1989.
Advisory Board, Agency for International Development, 1982 - 1984.
Member, U.S.  Interagency Committee on Women's Business Enterprise, 1979 - 1980.
Advisory Board, Local Initiatives Support Corporation, 1988 - 1989.
Board Member, Neighborhood Centers Association, 1988 - 1989.
Featured Publications
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)
Resources Magazine
Joseph E. Aldy, John W. Anderson, Lynann Butkiewicz, Mark A Cohen, Roger M. Cooke, Arthur G. Fraas, Madeline Gottlieb, Kristin Hayes, Carolyn Kousky, Joshua Linn, Molly K. Macauley, Richard D. Morgenstern, Daniel F. Morris, Timothy Murphy, Nigel Purvis, Leslie Richardson, Nathan Richardson, Heather L. Ross, P. Lynn Scarlett, Adam Stern, Andrew R Stevenson
Resources | Winter/Spring 2011 (177)
Preventing Offshore Oil Spill
Roger M. Cooke, Heather L. Ross, Adam Stern
Resources | Winter/Spring 2011 (177)
Precursor Analysis for Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling: From Prescriptive to Risk-Informed Regulation
Roger M. Cooke, Heather L. Ross, Adam Stern
RFF Discussion Paper 10-61 | January 2011
Getting Off Oil
Heather L. Ross
Resources | Winter 2007 (164)
Producing Oil or Reducing Oil: Which is Better for U.S. Energy Security?
Heather L. Ross
Resources | Summer 2002 (148)
Clean Air - Is the Sky the Limit?
Heather L. Ross
Resources | Spring 2001 (143)
The Search for an Intelligible Principle: Setting Air Quality Standards under the Clean Air Act
Heather L. Ross
RFF Issue Brief | October 2000
How Will Congress Review Rulemaking? New Power Could Improve Regulations
Heather L. Ross
Resources | Winter 1997 (126)
An Energy Model for the Future Europe
Heather L. Ross and Peter Ludlow
London Financial Times | October 24, 1990
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