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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Cameron presented a seminar on Wealth at the second ‘Government Economic Service at 50’ Seminar Day […]
Fifty-nine leading economists united today in support of a price and limit on carbon pollution […]
- 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
- Wed 10 Sep 2014World Economic Forum of the New Champions in TianjinTianjin Meijiang Conference & Exhibition Center
- Mon 15 Sep 2014Oxford Energy Seminar3:45 pmSt Catherine's College
- Wed 24 Sep 2014Ethos Conference in Sao PauloEthos Conference
- RT @EnergyOxford: Hear Oxford's Director of Energy on The Life Scientific - today 9am - Chris Llewellyn Smith, http://t.co/aleqcAMnPc http:… 3 weeks ago →
- RT @Dieter_Helm: Aurora predicts lower wholesale market forecasts compared to DECC's in this week's Economist. Big policy implications.http… on June 28, 2014 →
- Could the UK run out of cash for green projects (i.e. need to increase the LCF)? Aurora in the FT by @GuyChazan http://t.co/TR2lETZLif on June 23, 2014 →
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