Environment for Development
Environment for Development improves environmental policymaking in developing countries by building local capacity in environmental economics and generating high-caliber, objective, applied research.
Discover the EfD Initiative
Learn more about this consortium of environmental economics research institutes.
Distribution of Coal-Fired Power Plants
Read about the spatial distribution of these power plants in China.
Ecosystem Services in Tanzania
Read about urban recreational ecosystem services in Dar es Salaam.
Working Paper — Jun 7, 2019
Building Subway Systems and Improving Air Quality in China: New Evidence from Multiple Chinese Cities
Partly to reduce air quality problems, China has invested heavily in urban subway systems. This paper provides the first comprehensive estimates of the effects of these investments on urban air quality, finding substantial air quality improvements.
Working Paper — Nov 22, 2016
Spatial Distribution of Coal-Fired Power Plants in China
Working Paper — Oct 30, 2016