Corbett Grainger


(608) 262-3651

412 Taylor hall
427 Lorch St.
Madison, WI 53706

Environmental and natural resource economics, distributional effects of environmental policies, property rights in common pool resources, political economy of environmental/resource policies
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My research focuses on understanding the distributional effects of regulations, property rights and institutions as well as the political economy of environmental and natural resource policy. Applications include ambient air pollution, climate change and rights-based management of marine fisheries.
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Institute for Research on Poverty
Center for Demography and Ecology
SAGE in the Nelson Institute for the Environment
Optimization group at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery
Center for Demography and Ecology
Global Health Institute
Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia
Professor II, University of Bergen
Research Fellow, CESifo
Co-Editor, Land Economics
AAE 343: Environmental Economics
AAE 762: Frontiers in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics 2
AAE 246: Climate Change Economics and Policy
AAE 643: Foundations of Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
PhD, Economics, University of California, Santa Barbara (2010)
MS, Applied Economics, University of Minnesota (2005)
BA, Economics, German, Concordia College (2002)