Katrin Millock

Chargée de recherche CNRS

Paris School of Economics

Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne, Université Paris 1
106/112 Boulevard de l'Hôpital
75647 Paris Cedex 13, France

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Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1998

M.Sc. University College London, 1992

M.Sc. Stockholm School of Economics, 1991


Fields of Interest

Environmental and Resource Economics, Public Economics


Selected Publications

“Policy for the Adoption of New Environmental Monitoring Technologies to Manage Stock Externalities (with A. Xabadia and D. Zilberman), Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 64(1), 102-116, 2012. Link

“Household Adoption of Water-Efficient Equipment: The Role of Socio-Economic Factors, Environmental Attitudes and Policy (with C. Nauges), Environmental and Resource Economics 46(4), 539-565, 2010. Link

“Les facteurs de la depollution dans les pays en transition (The Factors Behind CO2 Emission Reductions in Transition Countries, In French, with N. Zugravu and G. Duchene), Recherches Economiques de Louvain - Louvain Economic Review 75(4), 461-501, 2009. Working Paper version.

“The Effect of Uncertainty on Pollution Abatement Investments: Measuring Hurdle Rates for Swedish Industry (with A. Lofgren and C. Nauges), Resource and Energy Economics 30(4), 475-491, 2008. Link

 Ex Post Evaluation of an Earmarked Tax on Air Pollution” (with C. Nauges), Land Economics 82 (1), 68-84, 2006. Link


“Nonpoint Source Pollution When Polluters Might Cooperate (with F. Salanié), Topics in Economic Analysis & Policy, 5(1), Article 12, 2005. Link


Technology Transfers in the Clean Development Mechanism: An Incentives Issue”, Environment and Development Economics 7(3), 449-466, 2002. Link


Regulating Pollution with Endogenous Monitoring” (with D. Sunding and D. Zilberman), Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 44(2), 221-241, 2002Link



Contributed to

Greening Household Behaviour: The Role of Public Policy. OECD Publishing, 2011.

Survey Articles    

"The Clean Development Mechanism", Encyclopedia of Energy, Natural Resource and Environmental Economics, edited by Jason Shogren, 15-22, Elsevier, 2013.

"La Taxation energie-climat en Suède" (Climate and Energy Taxation in Sweden), Droit de l'Environnement, Numéro spécial Les Entretiens du Conseil d'Etat: La fiscalité environnementale, n° 175 janvier 2010.

Working Papers

Investments in Quality, Collective Reputation and Information Acquisition (with F. Fontini and M. Moretto). Latest version May 2014 (available on request).

Migration and Environment - A Review of Empirical Analyses and Theoretical Modeling.

Climate Variability and Internal Migration: A Test on Indian Inter-State Migration (with I. Dallmann). Latest version June 2014 (available on request).

Does Climate Change Induce Migration? Evidence from Rural Household Panel Data from Ethiopia (with Y. Alem and M. Maurel).

Pollution Control Instruments in the Presence of an Informal Sector (with S. Chattopadhyay and S. Banerjee).

What are Households Willing to Pay for Better Tap Water Quality? A Cross Country Valuation Study (with O. Beaumais, A. Briand and C. Nauges). 

Adoption Policy for New Environmental Monitoring Technologies to Manage Stock Externalities (with A. Xabadia and D. Zilberman). (Version of February 2012. Note that this paper has changed much from a former WP from 2009.)

Migration and Environment (project ANR-09-JCJC-0127) 


The Economics of Environmental Policy