Publications

ARTICLES IN JOURNALS

The Pressing Energy Innovation Challenge of the U.S. National Labs.” Nature Energy, 2016. With Laura Diaz Anadon, Amitai Bin-Nun, and Venkatesh Narayanamurti.

Making Technological Innovation Work for Sustainable Development.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113(35): 9682-9690, 2016. With Anadon, Laura Diaz*, Gabriel Chan*, Alicia Harley*, Kira Matus, Suerie Moon, Sharmila Murthy, and William Clark. (* indicates co-first-authorship)

Reforming the IPCC’s Assessment of Climate Change Economics.” Climate Change Economics 7(1), 2016. With Carlo Carraro, Ottmar Edenhofer, Charles Kolstad, and Robert Stavins.

Evaluating Renewable Portfolio Standards for In-State Renewable Deployment: Accounting for Policy Heterogeneity.” Economics of Energy & Environmental Policy 4(2), 2015. With Gireesh Shrimali, Steffen Jenner, Felix Groba, and Joe Indvik.  

The Canadian Oil Sands Industry Under Carbon Constraints.” Energy Policy 50: 540-550, 2012. With John M. Reilly, Sergey Paltsev, and Y.-H. Henry Chen.

The SO2 Allowance-Trading System and the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990: Reflections on 20 Years of Policy Innovation.” National Tax Journal 65(2): 419-452, 2012. With Robert Stavins, Robert Stowe, and Richard Sweeney.

What Drives States to Support Renewable Energy?The Energy Journal 33(2): 1-12, 2012. With Steffen Jenner, Rolf Frankenberger, and Mathias Gabel.

Expert Elicitation of Cost, Performance, and RD&D Budgets for Coal Power with CCS.” Energy Procedia 4: 2685-2692, 2011. With Laura Diaz Anadon, Melissa Chan, and Audrey Lee.

Energy R&D Portfolio Analysis Based on Climate Change Mitigation.” Energy Economics 33(4): 634-643, 2011. With Graham Pugh, Leon Clarke, Robert Marlay, Page Kyle, Marshall Wise, and Haewon McJeon.

BOOK CHAPTERS


Laura Diaz Anadon, Gabriel Chan, and Audrey Lee. 2014. “Expanding, and Improving Targeting Of, U.S. Investment in Energy Innovation: An Analytical Approach” in Transforming U.S. Energy Innovation. Ed. Laura Diaz Anadon, Matthew Bunn, and Venkatesh Narayanamurti. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K., and New York, NY, USA, pp. 36–80. 

 TECHNICAL REPORTS AND TESTIMONY


Narayanamurti, Venkatesh, Laura Diaz Anadon, Gabriel Chan, and Amitai Bin-Nun. 2015. Written Testimony to the U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy & Water Development Hearing on “Securing America’s Future: Realizing the Potential of the DOE National Laboratories.

Binz, Christian, Gabriel Chan, Claudia Doblinger, Joern Huneteler, Dongbo Shi, Tian Tang, Lei Xu, and Laura Diaz Anadon. 2015. “Energy Technology Innovation Policy in the Backdrop of the U.S.-China Emissions Agreement.” Report from the Energy Technology Innovation Policy Research Group, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.

Stavins, Robert, Zou Ji et al. 2014. “International Cooperation: Agreements & Instruments.” In Climate Change 2014: Mitigation of Climate Change (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 5th Assessment Report of Working Group III). Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. (Gabriel Chan: Chapter Scientist and Contributing Author)

Edenhofer, Ottmar, Ramon Pichs-Madruga, Youba Sakona, Susanne Kadner, Jan Minx, and Steffen Brunner. 2014. “Technical Summary.” InClimate Change 2014: Mitigation of Climate Change (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 5th Assessment Report of Working Group III). Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. (Gabriel Chan: Contributing Author)

Laura Diaz Anadon, Kira Matus, Suerie Moon, Gabriel Chan, Alicia Harley, Sharmila Murthy,  Ahmed Abdel Latif, Kathleen Araujo, Kayje Booker, Hyundo Choi, Kristian Dubrawski, Lonia Friedlander, Christina Ingersoll, Erin Kempster, Laura Pereira, Jennie Stephens, Vanessa Timmer, Lee Vinsel, and William C. Clark. 2014. “Innovation and Access to Technologies for Sustainable Development: Diagnosing Weaknesses and Identifying Interventions in the Transnational Arena.” Harvard Sustainability Science Working Paper #2014-01. 

Laura Diaz Anadon, Valentina Bosetti, Gabriel Chan, Gregory Nemet, and Elena Verdolini. 2014. “Energy Technology Expert Elicitations for Policy: Workshops, Modeling, and Meta-Analysis.” Belfer Center Discussion Paper #2014-08. 

Laura Diaz Anadon, Matthew Bunn, Gabriel Chan, Melissa Chan, Kelly Sims Gallagher, Charles Jones, Ruud Kempener, Audrey Lee, Venkatesh Narayanamurti. 2010. “DOE FY 2011 Budget Request for Energy Research, Development, Demonstration, and Deployment: Analysis and Recommendations.” Report from the Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. 

 

WORKING PAPERS AND WORK IN PROGRESS


“The Commercialization of Publicly Funded Science: How Licensing Federal Laboratory Inventions Affects Knowledge Spillovers” (Draft: January 14, 2015)

“The Role of the CDM in Financing Wind Energy in China, 2003 – 2012” (with Joern Huenteler)

“The Additionality of Clean Development Mechanism Projects in the Chinese Wind Sector” (with Joern Huenteler)

“Why Hasn’t China’s Wind Power Generation Lived up to its Potential?” (with Joern Huenteler, Tian Tang, and Laura Diaz Anadon)

“International Climate Policy, Agreements, and Institutions: A Review and Synthesis” (with Robert Stavins and Zou Ji)

“Utilizing Expert Elicitation to Quantify Uncertainty in Parametric Models: Assessing the Impact of R&D-Induced Cost Reductions of Energy Technologies” (with Laura Diaz Anadon)

“Crossing the Divide in Studies of Innovation: A Unifying Framework for Analysis Multilevel Innovation Systems” (with Laura Diaz Anadon, Kira Matus, Suerie Moon, Alicia Harley, Sharmila Murthy, Vanessa Timmer, and William Clark)

“Socio-Technical Characteristics as Determinants of Technology Innovation for Sustainable Development: Building Bridges Across Sectors and Disciplines” (with Laura Diaz Anadon, Kira Matus, Suerie Moon, Alicia Harley, Sharmila Murthy, Vanessa Timmer, and William Clark)

“Innovation for Sustainable Development: A Systems Perspective for Policy Makers and Other Stakeholders” (with Laura Diaz Anadon, Kira Matus, Suerie Moon, Alicia Harley, Sharmila Murthy, Vanessa Timmer, and William Clark)

“The Global Innovation System: A Typology of Transnational Functions for Enhancing the Benefits of Technology for Sustainable Development” (with Laura Diaz Anadon, Kira Matus, Suerie Moon, Alicia Harley, Sharmila Murthy, Vanessa Timmer, and William Clark)

“Assessing the Additionality of the Clean Development Mechanism in China with Emissions Forecasts” (with Joseph Aldy)