Working Papers

“Demanding Innovation: The Impact of Consumer Subsidies on Solar Panel Production Costs.” Under revision.

“Investment versus Output Subsidies: Implications of Alternative Incentives for Wind Energy,” with Joe Aldy and Rich Sweeney. Submitted. PDF [NBER version] [reproduction code]


Published and accepted work

“The Effects of Fuel Prices, Environmental Regulations, and Other Factors on U.S. Coal Production, 2008-2016,” with John Coglianese and Jim Stock. 2017. Accepted, The Energy Journal. PDF

Gerarden, Todd, W. Spencer Reeder, and James H. Stock. 2016. “Federal Coal Program Reform, the Clean Power Plan, and the Interaction of Upstream and Downstream Climate Policies.” Accepted, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. PDF [NBER version] [reproduction code]

Gerarden, Todd, Richard G. Newell, and Robert N. Stavins. 2017. “Assessing the Energy-Efficiency Gap.” Journal of Economic Literature 55(4): 1486-525. [NBER version]

Walls, Margaret, Todd Gerarden, Karen L. Palmer, and Xian Fang Bak. 2017. “Is Energy Efficiency Capitalized into Home Prices? Evidence from Three U.S. Cities.” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 82: 104-124.

Gerarden, Todd, Richard G. Newell, and Robert N. Stavins. 2015. “Deconstructing the Energy-Efficiency Gap: Conceptual Frameworks and Evidence.” American Economic Review: Papers & Proceedings 105(5): 183-86.

Palmer, Karen L., Margaret Walls, Hal Gordon, and Todd Gerarden. 2013. “Assessing the Energy-Efficiency Information Gap: Results from a Survey of Home Energy Auditors.” Energy Efficiency 6(2): 271-92.

Muehlenbachs, Lucija, Mark A. Cohen, and Todd Gerarden. 2013. “The Impact of Water Depth on Safety and Environmental Performance in Offshore Oil and Gas Production.” Energy Policy 55: 699-705.