Christian P. Traeger

University of Oslo - Department of Economics

Norway

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, 01069

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (24)

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Analytic Integrated Assessment and Uncertainty

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Oct 2015
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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climate change, integrated assessment, uncertainty, learning, risk aversion, recursive utility

Closed-Form Integrated Assessment and Uncertainty

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5464
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Aug 2015
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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climate change, integrated assessment, uncertainty, learning, risk aversion, recursive utility, social cost of carbon, carbon tax

ACE – Analytic Climate Economy (with Temperature and Uncertainty)

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 09 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2019
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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climate change, integrated assessment, uncertainty, learning, risk aversion, recursive utility, social cost of carbon, carbon tax, carbon cycle, climate sensitivity, stochastic volatility, autoregressive gamma

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Once Upon a Time Preference - How Rationality and Risk Aversion Change the Rationale for Discounting

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3793
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Apr 2012
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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time preference, discounting, uncertainty, expected utility, recursive utility, risk aversion, intertemporal substitutability, stationarity, certainty additivity, temporal lotteries, intertemporal risk aversion, temporal resolution of risk, discount rate

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Discounting Under Uncertainty: Disentangling the Weitzman and the Gollier Effect

CUDARE Working Paper No. 1121
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 May 2013
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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benefit cost analysis, discounting, term structure, uncertainty, Weitzman-Gollier puzzle

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Prices Versus Quantities Reassessed

CESifo Working Paper No. 7331
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Larry S. Karp and Christian P. Traeger
University of California, Berkeley and University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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policy instruments, pollution, climate change, taxes, quantities, regulation, uncertainty, cap and trade, technology

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Why Uncertainty Matters - Discounting Under Intertemporal Risk Aversion and Ambiguity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3727
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Feb 2012
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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ambiguity, climate change, cost benefit analysis, discounting, intertemporal substitutability, risk aversion, uncertainty

Trading Off Generations: Infinitely-Lived Agent Versus OLG

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2011
Maik T. Schneider, Christian P. Traeger and Ralph Winkler
University of Bath, University of Oslo - Department of Economics and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change, discounting, infinitely-lived agents, intergenerational equity, overlapping generations, time preference

Trading Off Generations: Infinitely Lived Agent Versus OLG

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3743
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Feb 2012
Maik T. Schneider, Christian P. Traeger and Ralph Winkler
University of Bath, University of Oslo - Department of Economics and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change, discounting, infinitely lived agents, intergenerational equity, overlapping generations, time preference

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Ambiguous Tipping Points

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Oct 2015
Derek Lemoine and Christian P. Traeger
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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tipping point, ambiguity, Knightian uncertainty, threshold, regime shift, climate change, hazard, integrated assessment, dynamic programming, social cost of carbon, carbon tax

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Subjective Risk, Confidence, and Ambiguity

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 May 2013
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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ambiguity, confidence, subjective beliefs, expected utility, intertemporal substitutability, intertemporal risk aversion, recursive utility, uncertainty, climate change, behavior

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A 4-Stated Dice: Quantitatively Addressing Uncertainty Effects in Climate Change

CUDARE Working Papers, No. 1130
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 May 2013 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2013
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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climate change, uncertainty, integrated assessment, DICE, dynamic programming, risk aversion, intertemporal substitution, recursive utility

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Risk and Aversion in Assessing Climate Policy

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 May 2013
Benjamin Crost and Christian P. Traeger
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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climate change policy, damages, uncertainty, integrated assessment, risk aversion

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Recalculating the Social Cost of Carbon

FEEM Working Paper No. 19.2018
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 May 2018
RFF-CMCC European Institute on Economy and the Environment (EIEE), Bocconi University, London School of Economics - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and Department of Geography and Environment, CMCC - Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici - European Institute onEconomy and the Environment (EIEE), Goethe University Frankfurt, Oslo Metropolitan University, Goethe University Frankfurt, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), University of Oslo - Department of Economics and University of Oxford
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Integrated Assessment Models, Climate Policy, Carbon, Uncertainty

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Discounting and Confidence

CUDARE Working Papers, No. 1117R
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 May 2013
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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uncertainty, discounting, climate change, ambiguity, confidence, subjective beliefs, prudence, pessimism, expected utility, intertemporal substitutability, intertemporal risk aversion

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Pricing Climate Risk

CESifo Working Paper No. 9196
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 26 Jul 2021
Svenn Jensen and Christian P. Traeger
OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University and University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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Uncertainty in the Analytic Climate Economy

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 09 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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climate change, integrated assessment, uncertainty, risk aversion, recursive utility, social cost of carbon, carbon tax, carbon cycle, temperature, damages, adaptation, climate sensitivity, long-run risk, endogenous risk, stochastic volatility, autoregressive gamma

Uncertainty in the Analytic Climate Economy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16065
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 14 May 2021
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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Characterizing and Comparing Intrinsic Risk Attitude

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2020
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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risk attitude, uncertainty, interpersonal comparison, recursive utility, intertemporal substitutability, intertemporal risk aversion, Epstein–Zin preferences, asset pricing, prudence, monotonicity

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Trading Off Generations: Equity, Discounting, and Climate Change

European Economic Review, 56: 1621–1644, 2012
Posted: 31 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2019
Maik T. Schneider, Christian P. Traeger and Ralph Winkler
University of Bath, University of Oslo - Department of Economics and University of Bern - Department of Economics
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climate change, discounting, infinitely lived agents, intergenerational equity, overlapping generations, time preference

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The Social Discount Rate Under Intertemporal Risk Aversion and Ambiguity

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Jul 2011
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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ambiguity, climate change, cost benefit analysis, discounting, intertemporal substitutability, risk aversion, uncertainty

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ACE – Analytic Climate Economy

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Apr 2021
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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climate change, integrated assessment, social cost of carbon, carbon tax, carbon cycle, temperature, climate sensitivity, technological progress, capital persis- tence, population weighting, model calibration

ACE - Analytic Climate Economy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15968
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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Smart Cap

CESifo Working Paper No. 8917
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Mar 2021
Larry S. Karp and Christian P. Traeger
University of California, Berkeley and University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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Tipping Points and Ambiguity in the Economics of Climate Change

NBER Working Paper No. w18230
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2021
Derek Lemoine and Christian P. Traeger
University of Arizona - Department of Economics and University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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Smart Cap

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15941
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Larry Karp and Christian P. Traeger
University of California, Berkeley and University of Oslo - Department of Economics
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What's the Option?

Posted: 28 May 2013
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics

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irreversibility, option, quasi-option value, benefit cost analysis, uncertainty

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Sustainability, Limited Substitutability, and Non-Constant Social Discount Rates

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Vol. 62, No. 2, 2011
Posted: 27 May 2013
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics

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Environmental discount rate, Hyperbolic, Limited substitutability, Non-constant discounting, Project evaluation, Social discount factor, Social discount rate

Recent Developments in the Intertemporal Modeling of Uncertainty

Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics

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Recent Developments in the Intertemporal Modeling of Uncertainty

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 261-286, 2009
Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Christian P. Traeger
University of Oslo - Department of Economics

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