Assistant Professor

Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

Cornell University


Work in progress

Income and ocean water quality

Jennifer Duncan, David Keiser, and Ivan Rudik.

Working papers

Air pollution reduces visitation at U.S. national parks

David Keiser, Gabriel Lade, and Ivan Rudik.

Costs of inefficient regulation: Evidence from the Bakken

Gabriel Lade and Ivan Rudik. [NBER version]

General Bayesian learning in dynamic stochastic models: Estimating the value of science policy

Ivan Rudik, Maxwell Rosenthal, and Derek Lemoine

Optimal climate policy when damages are unknown 

Ivan Rudik. Revise and resubmit at AEJ: Policy.


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

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

[open access version] [replication code]

Tradable credit markets for intensity standards

Rudik, I. 2018. Forthcoming in Economic Modelling.

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

Lemoine, D. and I. Rudik. 2017. American Economic Review 107(10):2947–57.

[open access version] [replication code]

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

Lemoine, D. and I. Rudik. 2017. Annual Review of Resource Economics 9:117–142.

[open access version] [replication code]

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, R. S. J. Tol. 2016. Science 352 (6283):292–93.

Media: ISU News Release, Futurity, Iowa Public Radio (River to River)

Outreach Publications

Efficient environmental regulation in the unconventional oil industry

Lade, G. and I. Rudik. 2017. CARD Agricultural Policy Review.

Research needs and challenges in the FEW system: Coupling economic models with agronomic, hydrologic, and bioenergy models for sustainabile food, energy, and water systems

Kling, C.L., R.W. Arritt, G. Calhoun, D.A. Keiser, J.M. Antle, J.G. Arnold, M. Carriquiry, I. Chaubey, P. Christensen, B. Ganapathysubramanian, P. Gassman, W. Gutowski, T.W. Hertel, G. Hoogenboom, E. Irwin, M. Khanna, P. Mérel, D. Phaneuf, A. Plantinga, S. Polasky, P. Preckel,  S. Rabotyagov, I. Rudik, S. Secchi, A. Smith, A. Vanloocke, C. Wolter, W. Zhang, J.Zhao. 2016. Center for Agricultural and Rural Development Working Paper 16-WP 563.