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Program 2017: Environment and Resource Economics Workshop

Joint with : the departments of economics of the universities of MontréalQuébec à MontréalMcGill and HEC Montréal

Organizers : Hassan Benchekroun (McGill U.), Robert Cairns (McGill U.), Gérard Gaudet (U. de Montréal), Justin Leroux (HEC Montréal), Ngo Van Long (McGill U.) and Charles Séguin (UQAM)

Location : McGill University, Leacock Building, 855 Sherbrooke Street West, Room 541

Time : 9:00 – 12:00  

N.B. The first two meetings (September 15 and 22) will exceptionally begin at 10 am.


Workshop Poster
(For a list of past workshops, please click here.)

15 September 2017, 10 am

Geir Asheim (University of Oslo)
Hartwick’s Rule

22 September 2017, 10 am

Karel Janda (Charles University)
Solar Electricity in Czech Republic and Slovakia (Empirical)


29 September 2017

NO WORKSHOP : CREE Conference https://economics.ca/cree/2017/

6 October 2017

Louis Hotte (University of Ottawa)
The Consequences of Betrayal : A Theory of Resource Use and Conflict

Katherine Wagner (Ph.D. student, Yale University)
Crowding In with Joint Production of a Public Good : Evidence from Volunteerism in National Parks

13 October 2017

NO WORKSHOP : Workshop on Dynamic Games in Management Science http://www.hec.ca/en/events/9th-Workshop-on-Dynamic-Games-in-Management-Science.html

20 October 2017

NO WORKSHOP : Conference in Honor of John Hartwick http://jdi.queensu.ca/events and Joint Conference : Canadian Society for Ecological Economics and Economics for the Anthropocene Partnership (CANSEE) http://montreal2017.cansee.ca/en/home/

27 October 2017

Special Workshop in Memory of Pierre Lasserre

This workshop will exceptionally be held at UQAM, Pavillon J.-A.-DeSève, 320 Sainte-Catherine Street East, room DS-R340, 8:30-17:00.
Program link : https://cireqmontreal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2017WorkshopPierreLasserreProgram.pdf
Registration is free but required (deadline : October 5, 2017) : https://seguincharles.typeform.com/to/uLqn8a

Julien Daubanes (University of Copenhagen)
Optimum Commodity Taxation with a Non-Renewable Resource

Steve Salant (University of Michigan)
Should Congestion Tolls be Set by the Government of the Private Sector? The Knight-Pigou Debate Revisited

Cees Withagen (VU University)
Limit Pricing, Climate Policies and Imperfect Substitution

Gerard van der Meijden (VU University)
On OPEC, Shale Oil, and Global Warming

John Hartwick (Queen’s University)
Fleurbaey on Sustainable Programs

Margaret Insley (University of Waterloo)
Timing of Climate Change Policies : A Differential Game under Uncertainty

Jérémy Laurent-Lucchetti (University of Geneva)
Information Dividend of Democracy : Impact on Political Stability and Redistribution

Felix Munoz-Garcia (Washington State University)
Conservation Procurement Auctions with Bidirectional Externalities

3 November 2017

Guillaume Lord (McGill University)
International Environmental Agreements with Two Pollutants

Mingying Zhu (University of Ottawa)
Air Pollution as a Cause of Sleeplessness: Social Media Evidence from a Panel of Chinese Cities

David Benatia (Université de Montréal)
Functional Econometrics of Multi-Unit Auctions : An Application to the New York Electricity Market
10 November 2017

Shi-Ling Hsu (Florida State University)
Cooperation and Turnover in Law Faculties

Martino Pelli (Université de Sherbrooke)
Forest Cover and the Market for Fuelwood in Rural India

17 November 2017

Justin Caron (HEC Montréal)
Exploring the Impacts of a National U.S. CO2 Tax and Revenue Recycling Options with a Coupled Electricity-Economy Model

Jie He (Université de Sherbrooke)
Impact of Psychological Effects on Willingness to Pay for Better Air Quality : The Case of Nanjing, China

24 November 2017

Aude Pommeret (City University of Hong Kong)
Energy Transition with Variable and Intermittent Renewable Electricity Generation

Emel Pokam (Université de Montréal)
Trade of an Exhaustible Resource with Multilateral Externality

1 December 2017

Anthony Heyes (Université d’Ottawa)
Temperature and Judgement

Stefania Strantza (Concordia University)
International Environmental Agreements – Stability with Transfers among Countries

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