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Edson R Severnini

Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Policy


Voice: (412) 268-2329
Email: edsons@andrew.cmu.edu
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Biography

Edson Severnini joined Carnegie Mellon University in the Fall 2013, as an Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Policy. His interests lie at the intersection of energy, economics, and the environment.

Research Interests


Primary Fields: Urban, Energy, and Environmental Economics, and Economic History Secondary Fields: Applied Econometrics, Labor Economics

Education


B.A., Economics (summa cum laude), University of São Paulo (USP) (2004).
M.Sc., Economics, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) (2007).
Ph.D., Economics, University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkeley) (2013).
Dissertation: Essays in Applied Microeconomics
Committee: David Card, Enrico Moretti, Patrick Kline, Steven Raphael