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The Tehran Institute for Advanced Studies’ summer school on “Energy and Environmental Economics” takes an interdisciplinary approach to the socioeconomic dimensions of energy and environment. On one hand, energy supply and security are important issues nowadays for policymakers. On the other hand, environmentally friendly decisions are not luxury anymore. Evidence-based policy making in this area needs to be supported by research that is conducted at high level standards. This school covers a broad range of topics helping audience to have a better overview on the state of the art research. Tutorials will be given by renowned professors in the fields of climate change and global warming, regulation and pricing, environmental policy, energy and environmental law, political economy of energy, and empirical analysis of energy markets.
The course is intended for graduate students in Economics, Energy and Environment Policy, Law, and related fields. The course participants are assumed to have an intermediate understanding of core concepts in Economics.
- Mohammad Morovati (Executive Chair)
- Seyed Reza Mirnezami (Scientific Chair)
- Maryam Hejazinia (Organization Chair)
Dates: 10-12 September, 2017
Venue: The Energy and Environment Economics Summer School will be held at Khatam University