Antoine Dechezleprêtre receives the 2020 European Award for Researchers in Environmental Economics under the Age of Forty for his research on green innovation – in particular in connection to work with patent data. Antoine’s studies on the impact of climate policies on technology diffusion, innovation and intellectual property are academically outstanding and highly policy relevant. He scientific production has been published in top academic journals, while at the same time being closely involved in the transfer of scientific insights into actual policy making

Nominating Committee: 
Carlo Carraro (chair), Maria Loureiro, Mar Reguant