Cameron is an economist with expertise in energy, resources and the environment. He is Professor of environmental economics at the University of Oxford, based at the Smith School and the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School, and is also Professorial Research Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute at the London School of Economics and a Fellow at New College, Oxford.
He has degrees in law and engineering, a doctorate in economics, and over 30 peer-reviewed publications in economics, public policy, law, engineering, philosophy, and biology. His work has been referred to in publications such as the Economist and the Financial Times, and he has been interviewed on television and radio in various countries.
He has provided advice on energy and environmental policy to governments and international institutions around the world. He has also had an entrepreneurial career, co-founding two successful businesses and investing in several other start-ups.
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Oxford University Press publishes “Nature in the Balance: The Economics of Biodiversity”, edited by Dieter Helm […]
Generous funding from Dr Otto Poon has enabled the creation of a 3-year Fellowship on […]
- Intermediate inputs and economic productivity
- Emissions trading with profit-neutral permit allocations
- Optimal harvesting of fish stocks under a time-varying discount rate
- Behavioural Economics, Hyperbolic Discounting and Environmental Policy
- Social discounting under uncertainty: a cross country comparison
- Gamma discounting and expected net future value
- Regret theory and the tyranny of choice
- Regulating by prices, quantities or both: an update and an overview
- Tue 11 Mar 2014Necker meets OxfordNecker Island
- Fri 21 Mar 2014China Development ForumDiaoyutai State Guesthouse
- Mon 21 Jul 2014Low-carbon growth4:30 pmEgrove Park, Oxford
- RT @Advance: 2014's first #AdvanceGlobalAwards Clean Technology Category nominee is @CamjHep of the @UniofOxford & @NewCollegeOx: http://t.… 3 weeks ago →
- RT @ClaudiaLGray: interesting #Oxford talk by Cameron Hepburn @camjhep - social and technological capital needed to substitute heavy use of… on February 5, 2014 →
- RT @TEEB4ME: Get your copy of : Nature in the Balance, The Economics of Biodiversity Edited @Dieter_Helm and Cameron Hepburn http://t.co/HS… on January 30, 2014 →
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