Wei Peng 彭暐
Giorgio Ruffolo Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Sustainability Science
Environment and Natural Resources Program
Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
J.F. Kennedy School of Government
Harvard University

Ph: (+1) 609-937-8693 | Email: wei_peng@hks.harvard.edu

I am on the job market this year. I look forward to opportunities to discuss my research and teaching agenda!

Research Fields: Energy - Environment nexus, Air pollution and health impacts, Integrated assessment, Renewable energy, China’s energy governance, Climate change and financial markets


October 2017 - My working paper on climate shocks and financial markets is cited by IMF's World Economic Outlook (chapter titled "The Effects of Weather Shocks on Economic Activity: How Can Low-Income Countries Cope?")!

October 2017  - Our paper came out on PNAS: "Reduction of solar photovoltaic resources due to air pollution in China"

June 2017 - My first-authored paper came out on Environmental Research Letters: "Air quality and climate benefits of long-distance electricity transmission in China"!

May 2017 -  My first-authored paper published on Science of the Total Environment: "Substantial air quality and climate co-benefits achievable now with sectoral mitigation strategies in China"!

April 2017 -  My co-authored paper published on PNAS: "Air quality, health, and climate implications of China's synthetic natural gas development"!

October 2016 -  I defended my dissertation and received the PhD degree in public policy from Science, Technology and Environmental Policy Program at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University!

May 2016 -  My co-authored paper came out on Nature Energy: "Challenges faced by China compared with the US in developing wind power"! 

May 2016 - Check out the Fusion Energy Technology Distillate that I'm a contributing author for! It is published by Princeton University's Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment!

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