Research

Work in Progress

Cross-dynastic intergenerational altruism

  • Taught at Freiberg

Learning about the location of a threshold (with F. K. Diekert)

Rumble in the jungle? Economists vs. philosophers on social discounting (with M. A. Drupp, M. C. Freeman and B. Groom)

Ideal carbon pricing (with M. A. Drupp, R. C. Schmidt and L.-M. Schwanebeck)

Combining expert advice on social discounting (with M. A. Drupp, M. C. Freeman, B. Groom and M.C. Hänsel)

Persistent public goods (with C. Becker, C. König gen. Kersting and R.-J. Schaap)


Published Work

Intergenerational altruism: A solution to the climate problem? (with G. B. Asheim), Handbook on the Economics of Climate Change, accepted

Discounting disentangled (with M. A. Drupp, M. C. Freeman and B. Groom), American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 10(4), 109-34

  • Cited in the Dutch, German and UK guidelines for cost-benefit analysis
  • Taught at Chicago, Hamburg, London School of Economics, Mannheim, Oslo, Oxford and Paris School of Economics

Risikojustering av kalkulasjonsrenta i samfunnsøkonomiske analysar [Translated: Risk adjustment of the discount rate in cost-benefit analyses] (with D. Lund), Samfunnsøkonomen 132(4), 34-42

  • Invited presentation for the Norwegian government

Destructive intergenerational altruism (with G. B. Asheim), Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists 3(4), 957-98