New: RFF Scholars Assess Report from House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis
RSVP for "Air Quality Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic: A View from Two Epicenters"
Racism and Injustice: A Letter from RFF President Richard G. Newell
A note to the RFF community on systemic racism, injustice, and unrest in America
Request for Proposals
RFF is soliciting research proposals that pursue creative new ideas for retrospective analysis of the benefits and costs of federal regulation.
RFF's 2019 Annual Report
Find out about RFF's delivery of transformative research and policy ideas for decisionmakers over the last year.
Resources for the Future improves environmental, energy, and natural resource decisions through impartial economic research and policy engagement.
Informing the design and examining the impacts of carbon pricing policies
Evaluating regional forest management policies, considering costs and goals
Future of Power
Conducting research to inform the ongoing transformation and decarbonization of the electricity sector
Oil and Gas
Exploring the socioeconomic and environmental impacts of oil and gas development
Social Cost of Carbon
Improving the science behind estimating the social cost of carbon
Informing effective water management policies, from water rights to quality
RFF-CMCC European Institute on Economics & the Environment
The Institute is a central focal point for research and policy solutions within Europe.
We're working with NASA to quantify the benefits of Earth observations.
Environment for Development
Our partnership with leading institutions in Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America is helping to build local capacity in environmental economics.
Published since 1959, Resources publishes breakthrough environmental, energy, and natural resource ideas.
Issue 204: Looking Back at 50 Years of the Clean Air Act of 1970
Issue 204 of RFF's Resources magazine recognizes the 50th anniversary of the 1970 Clean Air Act amendments, the 50th year of celebrating Earth Day, and the 50th birthday of the US Environmental Protection Agency.
Common Resources — Jul 6, 2020
A Close Look at the New Report from the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis
RFF researchers dig into the new congressional action plan for solving the climate crisis and share their impressions of the report.
Resources Radio — Jul 7, 2020
AC/DC: Unequal Access to Air Conditioning, with Kelly T. Sanders
Kelly T. Sanders discusses marginalized communities’ lack of access to air conditioning and how the COVID-19 crisis is exacerbating disparities.