News

August 3, 2015
Jody Freeman and Kate Konschnik on A Climate Plan Businesses Can Like

August 3, 2015
Jody Freeman on How Obama Plans to Beat His Climate Critics

July 27, 2015
Robert Lawrence on Perhaps American Capitalism Isn't Broken After All

July 24, 2015
Max Bazerman on Behavioral Science's Growing Role in Making Government Work Better

June 30, 2015
Richard Lazarus on the US Supreme Court ruling blocking EPA's rules for power plants

May 21, 2015
Joseph Aldy quoted in Nature on Getting a Fair Deal

May 12, 2015
Hal Scott's Committee on Capital Markets Regulation releases quarterly financial penalties data 

April 14, 2015
Joseph Aldy discusses climate change and divestment

April 9, 2015
Lewis B. Kaden shares lessons from the financial crisis at an RPP seminar

March 9, 2015
Robert N. Stavins on the UN climate change body looks inward

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Events

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Hydraulic Fracturing Chemicals Reporting: Evaluation of Data and Recommendations for Policymakers
Kate Konschnik, Lecturer on Law and the founding Director of Harvard Law School’s Environmental Policy Initiative 
11:45am-1:00pm
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Crafting an Evidence-Based Regulatory Management System:
Lessons from Poland
Maciej Drozd, Director for Regulatory Planning and Impact Assessment at the Polish Prime Minister’s Office, and M-RCBG Fellow
11:45am-1:00pm
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Institutional Mechanisms for Investigating the Regulatory Implications of a Major Crisis: The Commission of Inquiry and the Safety Board
Lori Snyder Bennear, Associate Professor of Environmental Economics and Policy, Duke University
11:45am-1:00pm
Carr Conference Room, R-219, Rubenstein Building, HKS

Thursday, October 8, 2015
The Cost of Nothing Trumps the Value of Everything: The Failure of Regulatory Economics to Keep Pace with Improvements in Quantitative Risk Analysis
Adam Finkel, Senior Fellow and Executive Director, Penn Program on Regulation
Fainsod, L-324, Littauer Building, HKS

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Research

RPP-2015-16
The Long-Run Discount Rate Controversy
Christian Gollier and James K. Hammitt

RPP-2015-15
Assessment and Communication of the Social Science of Climate Change: Bridging Research and Policy
Carlo Carraro, Charles Kolstad, and Robert Stavins

RPP-2015-14
Do People Like Nudges?
Cass R. Sunstein

RPP-2015-13
Does Active Choosing Promote Green Energy Use? Experimental Evidence
Simon Hedlin and Cass R. Sunstein

RPP-2015-12
Cost-Benefit Analysis, Who's Your Daddy?
Cass R. Sunstein

RPP-2015-11
Regulation as Delegation
Oren-Bar-Gill and Cass R. Sunstein

RPP-2015-10
Regulating Internalities
Hunt Allcott and Cass R. Sunstein

RPP-2015-09
Assessing the Energy Efficiency Gap
Todd D. Gerarden, Richard G. Newell, and Robert N. Stavins

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