me   Assistant Professor

  Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

  Cornell University

  Energy economics (undergrad)
  Environmental economics (masters)
  Computational methods (Ph.D.)


Work in progress

Climate contagion: Temperature and growth in spatial general equilibrium

Gary Lyn, Ariel Ortiz-Bobea, Ivan Rudik

Lead emissions and test scores

Alex Hollingsworth, Mike Huang, Ivan Rudik, Nick Sanders

The value of improving hurricane forecasts

Renato Molina and Ivan Rudik

Working papers

Conservation co-benefits from pollution regulation

Yuanning Liang, Ivan Rudik, Eric Zou, Alison Johnston, Amanda Rodewald, Cathy Kling

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

Alex Hollingsworth and Ivan Rudik (conditionally accepted at AEJ: Policy)

Media: Energy Institute Blog


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.

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)