University of Maryland

College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Research Forum: Energy and Water Conservation: Perceptions, Incentives, and Policies

When: 
Wednesday, Apr. 10, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Where: 
Symons Hall, Room 3121
Address: 
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
United States
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Pizza and refreshments will be served!

Graduate students and faculty members will gather and discuss interdisciplinary research around the theme "Energy and Water Conservation".  Please join us!

Five graduate students will present research posters:

1. Casey Wichman (AREC): "Perceived Price in Residential Water Demand: Evidence from a Natural Experiment"

2. Dan Werner (AREC): "Residential Electricity Demand, Split Incentives, and Refrigerator Efficiency"

3. Shirley Pon (AREC): "What is the Willingness to Pay for Real-time Electricity Usage Information?"

4. Joe Maher (AREC): "The Cost-Effectiveness of Rebate Programs for Residential Energy-Efficiency Retrofits"

5. Ron Chan (ECON): "Optimal Compliance with Environmental Policy: How Large Are the Cost Savings from Emissions Trading?"

Contact: 
Joseph Maher
Contact Email: 
jmaher@arec.umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
301-802-7764
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