Joseph E. Aldy

Harvard Kennedy School
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NBER Program Affiliations: EEE
NBER Affiliation: Faculty Research Fellow
Institutional Affiliation: Harvard University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

May 2020Co-Benefits and Regulatory Impact Analysis: Theory and Evidence from Federal Air Quality Regulations
with Matthew Kotchen, Mary F. Evans, Meredith Fowlie, Arik Levinson, Karen Palmer
in Environmental and Energy Policy and the Economy, volume 2, Matthew Kotchen, James H. Stock, and Catherine Wolfram, editors
April 2020Three Prongs for Prudent Climate Policy
with Richard J. Zeckhauser: w26991
January 2020Looking Back at Fifty Years of the Clean Air Act
with Maximilian Auffhammer, Maureen L. Cropper, Arthur G. Fraas, Richard Morgenstern: w26687
March 2019Birds of a Feather: Estimating the Value of Statistical Life from Dual-Earner Families

Published: Joseph E. Aldy, 2019. "Birds of a feather: Estimating the value of statistical life from dual-earner families," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, vol 58(2-3), pages 187-205.

March 2018Investment versus Output Subsidies: Implications of Alternative Incentives for Wind Energy
with Todd D. Gerarden, Richard L. Sweeney: w24378
December 2017The Efficiency Consequences of Heterogeneous Behavioral Responses to Energy Fiscal Policies
with Sébastien Houde: w24103
October 2014Belt and Suspenders and More: The Incremental Impact of Energy Efficiency Subsidies in the Presence of Existing Policy Instruments
with Sébastien Houde: w20541
August 2014The Labor Market Impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Oil Drilling Moratorium
June 2014Heterogeneity in the Value of Life
with Seamus J. Smyth: w20206
December 2011The Competitiveness Impacts of Climate Change Mitigation Policies
with William A. Pizer: w17705

Published: Joseph E. Aldy & William A. Pizer, 2015. "The Competitiveness Impacts of Climate Change Mitigation Policies," Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, University of Chicago Press, vol. 2(4), pages 565 - 595. citation courtesy of

November 2011The Promise and Problems of Pricing Carbon: Theory and Experience
with Robert Stavins: w17569

Published: “The Promise and Problems of Pricing Carbon: Theory and Experience.” Journal of Environment and Development 21(2): 152-180, with Robert N. Stavins, 2012.

October 2011Using the Market to Address Climate Change: Insights from Theory and Experience
with Robert N. Stavins: w17488

Published: “Using the Market to Address Climate Change: Insights from Theory and Experience.” Daedalus 141(2): 45-60, with Robert N. Stavins, 2012.

June 2009Designing Climate Mitigation Policy
with Alan J. Krupnick, Richard G. Newell, Ian W.H. Parry, William A. Pizer: w15022

Published: Joseph E. Aldy & Alan J. Krupnick & Richard G. Newell & Ian W. H. Parry & William A. Pizer, 2010. "Designing Climate Mitigation Policy," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 48(4), pages 903-34, December. citation courtesy of

January 2004Age Variations in Workers' Value of Statistical Life
with W. Kip Viscusi: w10199
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