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I am a Postdoctoral Fellow at the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Postdoctoral Affiliate at the Harvard Environmental Economics Program (HEEP), Fellow of the Weatherhead Initiative on Climate Engineering at  the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University; an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics of the Uppsala University; and, a Research Associate at the Center for the Study of Equality, Social Organization and Performance at the Department of Economics of the University of Oslo. My primary fields of interest are Environmental Economics, and Resource Economics. In addition, I find issues in Development Economics and Political Economics fascinating. 

Contact address
Email: torben_mideksa [at] post.harvard.edu
Harvard University Center for the Environment
26 Oxford Street, 4th Floor, Office 425C
Cambridge Mass 02138

Recent Research 

Leadership and Climate Policy New version coming soon.
Conservation Contracts and Institutional Change, (with Bård Harstad). New version coming soon.
Recent Publications
Conservation Contracts and Political Regimes (with Bård Harstad). Accepted for publication at the Review of Economic Studies Forthcoming.

(with Asbjørn Aaheim Ecological Economics.  ISSN 0921-8009.  Volume 131, Pages 460- 467.

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