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 peer-reviewed publications in economics, public policy, law, engineering, biology and philosophy. 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 three successful businesses and investing in several other start-ups.
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“Our atmosphere is one of the great global commons, and we use it collectively as a […]
The new Christopher Nolan sci-fi epic Interstellar that depicts the earth on the verge of […]
- 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: a review of instrument choice
- Thu 2 Apr 2015New Energy and Cleantech Awards 20156:00 pmOne Aldwych
- Sat 11 Apr 2015INET Paris: 6th Annual Conference10:00 amOECD
- Tue 14 Apr 2015Flame Conference Hotel Okura, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Fri 17 Apr 2015GES Seminar Day 3:30 pmHM Treasury, London
- RT @oxmartinschool: Mon 23, 12pm, @camjhep on #natureinthebalance at @oxfordlitfest Book now! http://t.co/cJmGTcNo97 http://t.co/QoCg0le5SB… 1 week ago →
- RT @MaxCRoser: What causes what? Average CEO compensation is highest where top marginal tax rates are lowest http://t.co/cgljTJ1Bjz http:/… 1 week ago →
- @MaxCRoser careful with the term "wealth" - GDP is a flow, not a stock, and it is only a flow of market-based output: http://t.co/PnNtuUyv6O 1 week ago →
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