Kennedy - Economics

 

About the Author

Peter Kennedy is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Victoria, Canada

 

Open Access Teaching Material

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Analytical Methods for Introductory Economics (A Review)

Constrained Optimization with Economic Examples (A Review)

Cost-Benefit Analysis (Course for Senior Undergraduates & MA Students)

Environmental Economics (Course for Senior Undergraduates and MA Students)

Microeconomic Theory (Text for MA Students)

 

Research Papers and Reports

2019

The Adoption of Cleaner Household Technologies: When is Backfire Welfare-Improving? 

2018

The Road to Ruin: Parasitic Suburbs and the Fundamental Law of Traffic Congestion (with Martin Farnham)

2017

Income Inequality and Education Policy when Aptitude is Innate: Picking a Point on a Kuznets Curve

2016

Economic Size and the Scope of Control Over Greenhouse Gas Emissions

2015

Welfare Effects of Adaptation to Climate Change: Results from a Calibrated Model (with Martin Farnham)

2014

Cooperative Action on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and the Distribution of Global Output and Damage

Adapting to Climate Change: Equilibrium Welfare Effects for Large and Small Economies (with Martin Farnham)

2013

The Relationship Between Income Growth and Emissions for a Transboundary Pollutant (with Emma Hutchinson)

2012

Transboundary Pollution and the Selective Enforcement of Environmental Policy (with Emma Hutchinson)

2010

Economic Incentives for a Healthy Diet: A Comparison of Policies in a Canadian Context (with Melanie Toner)

Simple Pricing Schemes for Pollution Control under Asymmetric Information (with Benoit Laplante and Dale Whittington)

2009

Subsidies for the Production of Cleaner Energy: Do They Cause Emissions to Rise? (with Emma Hutchinson and Cristina Martinez)

2008

State Enforcement of Federal Standards: Implications for Interstate Pollution (with Emma Hutchinson)

2005

Economic Progress and Skill Obsolescence with Network Effects (with Ian King)

2002

Optimal Early Action on Greenhouse Gas Emissions

2001

Increasing Block Tariffs for Pricing Pollution: An Analytical Framework and Assessment (with Benoit Laplante and Dale Whittington)

2000

Environmental Policy and Time Consistency: Emission Taxes vs. Emissions Trading (with Benoit Laplante)

Promoting Optimal Early Action on Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions: An Assessment of Alternative Measures

1999

Learning About Environmental Damage: Implications for Emissions Trading

Urban Environmental Problems: The Role for Economic Instruments (with Elayne Yee)

Managing Biodiversity: Policy Issues and Challenges for Malaysia

1998

Urban Environmental Problems and Policy Options for Developing Countries

Growth, Trade and the Environment

1997

Production Externalities and the Efficiency of Parental Childcare Choices (with Linda Welling)

1995

Performance Pay, Productivity and Morale

1994

Word-of-Mouth Communication and Price as a Signal of Quality

Information Processing and Organization Design

Equilibrium Pollution Taxes in Open Economies with Imperfect Competition

Pollution Control: the Role for Publicly Provided Information (with Benoit Laplante and John Maxwell)

Environmental Policy and Trade Liberalization under Imperfect Competition

Stochastic Innovation and the Cost of Environmental Regulation

1993

Relative Pay Effects in Models of the Labour Market

Bilingualism Reconsidered

1992

Industry Structure and Compliance with Environmental Standards (with Dale Chua and Benoit Laplante)

1990

The Market Provision of Club Goods in the Presence of Scale Economies