The European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) will be present at the 35th Annual Congress of the European Economic Association (EEA) with two contributed sessions:

1. Growth and Natural Resources

When: Aug 25, 2020 4.30 – 6.00 pm CEST
Chair: Martin Stuermer, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas


  • Growth with deadly spillovers – Pietro F. Peretto, Duke University
  • Closing wells: fossil exploration and abandonment in the energy transition – Inge van den Bijgaart, University of Gothenburg
  • On the Effectiveness of Climate Policies – Conny Olovsson, Sveriges Riksbank
  • Non-Renewable Resource, Extraction Technology and Endogenous Growth – Martin Stuermer, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

2. Firm-level Impacts of the EU ETS: Taking Stock after 15 Years

When: Aug 27, 2020 2.30 – 4.00 pm CEST
Chair: Beat Hintermann, University of Basel


  • The Impact of Carbon Trading on Industry: Evidence from German Manufacturing Firms – Jakob Lehr, Kiel Institute for the World Economy
  • Market power and incomplete regulation: An application to the EU ETS – Raphael Calel, Georgetown University
  • Environmental Policy and Investment Location: The Risk of Carbon Leakage in the EU ETS – Filippo Maria D’Arcangelo, Toulouse School of Economics
  • The effect of climate policy on productivity and cost pass-through in the German manufacturing sector- Beat Hintermann, University of Basel

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Participation in the EEA 2020 virtual is free of charge to all members of the EEA. If you are not a member of the EEA, but would like to participate in the Congress, please join the EEA. Details can be found here.