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Energy at Haas Blog

  • Energy Trade Wars

    June 11, 2018 by Maximilian Auffhammer

    This has been an eventful week on and off the court (Go Warriors!). The executive branch of the government is attempting to shake up global trade arrangements though a series of tweets and press conferences. ... Read More

  • Should Rich People Pay Higher Speeding Tickets? 

    June 4, 2018 by Catherine Wolfram

    I cross a busy intersection on one of my regular jogging routes. I have been nearly run over numerous times by the peace-loving Berkeley crowd running yellowish-red lights. ... Read More

  • Try Everything? Really?

    May 29, 2018 by Severin Borenstein

    I get it. Economics is not the only thing that drives a state’s energy and climate policy. Nor should it be. Policies in one location influence decisions elsewhere, which sometimes gets called “leadership”.  ... Read More

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