Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs
Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence
Director, Center for Environmental Policy and Administration
Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research
Ph.D., Harvard University, 1989
Natural resource and environmental economics
Peter Wilcoxen is a Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs, a Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence. He also serves as Director of the Maxwell School's Center for Environmental Policy and Administration. Pete’s principal area of study is the effect of environmental and energy policies on economic growth, international trade, and the performance of individual industries. He has published numerous articles and co-authored two books: one on the design of an international policy to control climate change, and one on the design and construction of large-scale economic models. Since 1995, he has served as a non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. Pete received his Ph.D. in economics from Harvard in 1989. Full Biography
Environmental Economics, Computable General Equilibrium
Research Grants and Awards
“Northeast Residential Energy Use Pilot Study,” Principal
Investigator with Co-Principal Investigators Steve Chapin, Keli Perrin,
and Jason Dedrick. Funded by Collaboration for Unprecedented Success and
Excellence (CUSE) Grant Program. 5/1/18 - 4/30/18.
"Distributed Energy Markets," National
Science Foundation. August 2016-July 2018.