Virtual Seminar on Climate Economics

Virtual Seminar on Climate Economics, hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

The Virtual Seminar on Climate Economics is an online seminar series hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. The seminar is open to everyone interested in research on the economics of climate change—including topics drawn from macroeconomics, microeconomics, finance, econometrics, and environmental economics.

We convene on Zoom for a 50-minute talk and up to 25 minutes of discussion and Q&A.

Register to attend seminar series via Zoom.

Please submit your registration to receive emails with Zoom links to attend the series. You only need to register once to automatically get an email for each upcoming Virtual Seminar on Climate Economics with a link to join.

Seminar series organizers

To get in touch, share feedback or suggestions, or propose a speaker, please email us at virtualclimateseminar@sf.frb.org.

Upcoming Seminars

Esteban A. Rossi-Hansberg, Princeton University
The Economic Geography of Global Warming

September 3, 2020: SF 8:00am, NYC 11:00am, BERLIN 5:00pm

Rick Van der Ploeg, University of Oxford
Climate Policy and Asset Diversification

September 17, 2020: SF 8:00am, NYC 11:00am, BERLIN 5:00pm

Lint Barrage, University of California at Santa Barbara
The Fiscal Costs of Climate Change in the United States

September 24, 2020: SF 8:00am, NYC 11:00am, BERLIN 5:00pm

Per Krusell, Stockholm University
Suboptimal Climate Policy

October 8, 2020: SF 8:00am, NYC 11:00am, BERLIN 5:00pm

Past Seminars

James H. Stock, Harvard University
The Macroeconomic Impact of Europe’s Carbon Taxes

July 16, 2020

Simon Dietz, London School of Economics
Are Economists Getting Climate Dynamics Right and Does It Matter?

July 30, 2020

Laura Bakkensen, University of Arizona
Sorting Over Flood Risk and Implications for Policy Reform

August 13, 2020