Dissertation Defense: "Essays on the Distributional Impacts of Environmental Policy," Danae Hernandez-Cortes

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Danae Hernandez-Cortes, University of California, Santa Barbara


Danae is an Economics PhD Candidate working in Environmental Economics with special interest in the distributional consequences of environmental policy and environmental phenomena. Part of her research analyzes the environmental justice consequences of environmental policy such as the cap and trade program in California and the limits of industrial emissions in Mexico. Another part of her research involves analyzing how households respond to different extreme weather effects and hurricanes in terms of labor allocation and migration. 

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Join us to hear Danae's Dissertation Defense. She will be defending her deissertation, "Essays on the Distributional Impacts of Environmental policy." To access a copy of the dissertation, you must have an active UCSB NetID and password.

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