Martin L. Weitzman is Professor of Economics at Harvard University. Previously he was on the faculties of MIT and Yale. He has been elected as a fellow of the Econometric Society and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He has published widely in many leading economic journals and written three books. Weitzman's interests in economics are broad and he has served as consultant for several well-known organizations. His current research is focused on environmental economics, including climate change, the economics of catastrophes, cost-benefit analysis, long-run discounting, green accounting, biodiversity, and comparison of alternative instruments for controlling pollution.
mweitzman <at> harvard.edu
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- On a World Climate Assembly and the Social Cost of Carbon
- Voting on Prices vs. Voting on Quantities in a World Climate Assembly
- A Voting Architecture for the Governance of Free-Driver Externalities, with Application to Geoengineering.
- “Internalizing the Climate Externality: Can a Uniform Price Commitment Help?”
- Should Governments Use a Declining Discount Rate in Project Analysis?
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