Joe Aldy is a Professor of the Practice of Public Policy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, a University Fellow at Resources for the Future, a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a Senior Adviser at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He is also the Faculty Chair for the Regulatory Policy Program at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government. His research focuses on climate change policy, energy policy, and regulatory policy. In 2009-2010, Aldy served as the Special Assistant to the President for Energy and Environment, reporting through both the National Economic Council and the Office of Energy and Climate Change at the White House. Aldy was a Fellow at Resources for the Future from 2005 to 2008 and served on the staff of the President's Council of Economic Advisers from 1997 to 2000. He also served as the Co-Director of the Harvard Project on International Climate Agreements, Co-Director of the International Energy Workshop, and Treasurer for the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists before joining the Obama Administration. He holds a PhD in economics from Harvard University, a Master of Environmental Management degree from the Nicholas School of the Environment, and a BA from Duke University.
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Outside Professional Activities For Joseph Aldy
|Amgen Inc||Speaking engagement, invited lecture, or presentation|
|Case Western Reserve University||Speaking engagement, invited lecture, or presentation|
|Center for Strategic and International Studies||Consulting|
|Center for Strategic and International Studies||Research or teaching appointment|
|Environmental Law Institute||Consulting|
|External Environmental Economics Advisory Committee||Consulting|
|National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)||Research or teaching appointment|
|Phi Beta Kappa Society||Speaking engagement, invited lecture, or presentation|
|Resources for the Future, Inc.||Research or teaching appointment|
|Robert & Patricia Switzer Foundation||Fiduciary board membership|