me   Ruth and William Morgan Assistant Professor of Applied Economics and Management

  Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

  Cornell University

  Teaching:
  Environmental economics (undergrad)
  Environmental economics (masters)
  Dynamic optimization (Ph.D.)

  CV


Work in progress

Climate contagion: Temperature and growth in spatial general equilibrium

Gary Lyn, Ariel Ortiz-Bobea, Ivan Rudik, Weiliang Tan

Economic development, abundance, and biodiversity

Cathy Kling, Yuanning Liang, Ivan Rudik, Eric Zou

The spatial impact of environmental regulation

Alex Hollingsworth, Taylor Jaworski, Carl Kitchens, Ivan Rudik

The value of improving hurricane forecasts

Renato Molina, Ivan Rudik

Working papers

Lead exposure reduces academic performance: Intensity, duration, and nutrition matter

Alex Hollingsworth, Mike Huang, Ivan Rudik, Nick Sanders

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Publications

The effect of leaded gasoline on elderly mortality: Evidence from regulatory exemptions

Hollingsworth, A. and I. Rudik. American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 2021.

Media: Energy Institute Blog
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Conservation co-benefits from pollution regulation: Evidence from birds

Liang, Y., I. Rudik, E. Zou, A. Johnston, A. Rodewald, C. Kling. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2020.

Media: Forbes, Smithsonian
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Costs of inefficient regulation: Evidence from the Bakken

Lade, G. and I. Rudik. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 2020.

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Optimal climate policy when damages are unknown

Rudik, I. American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 2020.

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External impacts of local energy policy: The case of renewable portfolio standards

Hollingsworth, A. and I. Rudik. Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists. 2019.

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Air pollution and visitation at U.S. national parks

Keiser, D., G. Lade, and I. Rudik. Science Advances. 2018.

Media: Washington Post, New York Times, CNN, Associated Press, The Guardian, USA Today, and others.
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Tradable credit markets for intensity standards

Rudik, I. Economic Modelling. 2018.

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Steering the climate system: Using inertia to lower the cost of policy

Lemoine, D. and I. Rudik. American Economic Review. 2017.

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Managing climate change under uncertainty: Recursive integrated assessment at an inflection point

Lemoine, D. and I. Rudik. Annual Review of Resource Economics. 2017.

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Opportunities for advances in climate change economics

Burke, M., M. Craxton, C. D. Kolstad, C. Onda, H. Allcott, E. Baker, L. Barrage, R. Carson, K. Gillingham, J. Graff-Zivin, M. Greenstone, S. Hallegatte, W.M. Hanemann, G. Heal, S. Hsiang, B. Jones, D. L. Kelly, R. Kopp, M. Kotchen, R. Mendelsohn, K.Meng, G. Metcalf, J. Moreno-Cruz, R. Pindyck, S. Rose, I. Rudik, J. Stock, and R. S. J. Tol. Science. 2016.

Media: Futurity, Iowa Public Radio (River to River)