Johannes Urpelainen

Johns Hopkins SAIS

Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Professor of Energy, Resources and Environment

1740 Massachusetts Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20036-1984

United States

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1.

United States Non-Cooperation and the Paris Agreement

Climate Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2017
Johannes Urpelainen and Thijs Van de Graaf
Johns Hopkins SAIS and Ghent University
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Paris Agreement, Climate Change, Donald Trump

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Interests, Institutions, and Climate Policy: A General Theory

Published as Llewelyn Hughes and Johannes Urpelainen, “Interests, Institutions, and Climate Policy: Explaining the Choice of Policy Instruments for the Energy Sector,” Environmental Science & Policy, Vol. 54 (2015), pp. 52-63.
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2015
Llewelyn Hughes and Johannes Urpelainen
Australian National University (ANU) - Crawford School of Public Policy and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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energy policy, institutions, climate change

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The Strategy of Sustainable Energy Transitions: Political Competition and Path Dependence

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Feb 2011
Michaël Aklin and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Environmental, Political Competition, Path Dependency, Energy

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All Policies are Glocal: International Enviromental Policymaking with Strategic Subnational Governments

British Journal of Political Science (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2013
Michael M. Bechtel and Johannes Urpelainen
Washington University in St. Louis and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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International agreements, international negotiations, environmental policy, climate policy, subnational policymaking,

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Solar Products for Poor Rural Communities as a Business: Lessons from a Successful Project in Uttar Pradesh, India

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Sep 2014
Johannes Urpelainen and Semee Yoon
Johns Hopkins SAIS and Yonsei University - UIC & Graduate School of International Studies
Downloads 201 (205,701)
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solar home systems, demonstration effects, rural electrification, off-grid electricity, energy access, energy poverty, India

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The Adoption and Use of Solar Mini-Grids in Grid-Electrified Indian Villages

Energy for Sustainable Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Mar 2020
Anjali Sharma, Shalu Agrawal and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Maryland, Council on Energy, Environment and Water and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 197 (209,437)
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mini-grids, adoption, rural enterprises, rural households

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Satellite Data for the Social Sciences: Measuring Rural Electrification with Nighttime Lights

International Journal of Remote Sensing (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 06 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2017
Eugenie Dugoua, Ryan Kennedy and Johannes Urpelainen
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Geography and Environment, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 183 (223,550)
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Night Lights, India, Electrification, Economic Development, Remote Sensing

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Inequality in Policy Implementation: Caste and Electrification in Rural India

Journal of Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 08 Mar 2020
Michaël Aklin, Chao-yo Cheng and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science, Birkbeck, University of London and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 174 (233,359)
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discrimination, caste, energy policy, India

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The Need for Impact Evaluation in Electricity Access Research

Energy Policy, 2019
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Nov 2019
Patrick Bayer, Ryan Kennedy, Joonseok Yang and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Strathclyde - Department of Government, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Sungkyunkwan University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 151 (262,617)
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impact evaluation, electricity access, observational and experimental methods, causal inference, sustainable development

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Electric Utilities and American Climate Policy: Lobbying by Expected Winners and Losers

Journal of Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Dec 2014
Sung Eun Kim, Johannes Urpelainen and Joonseok Yang
Columbia University, Johns Hopkins SAIS and Sungkyunkwan University
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environmental politics; climate policy; lobbying; electricity; energy; American politics

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The Institutional Foundations of Sustainability: What Can We (Not) Learn from Political Economy?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 May 2014
Marion Dumas and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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sustainable development, sustainability, politics, political science, political institutions

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The Effects of Rural Electrification in India: An Instrumental Variable Approach at the Household Level

Journal of Development Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 08 Jul 2020
Daniel Robert Thomas, Harish S.P., Ryan Kennedy and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University, College of William & Mary, University of Houston - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Rural Electrification, India, Instrumental Variables, Economic Development

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International Institutions and Domestic Politics: Can Preferential Trading Agreements Help Leaders Promote Economic Reform?

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2011
Leonardo Baccini and Johannes Urpelainen
McGill University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Instruments of Political Control: National Oil Companies, Oil Prices, and Petroleum Subsidies

Comparative Political Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Aug 2014
Andrew Cheon, Maureen Lackner and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University, Environmental Defense Fund and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 130 (294,973)
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petroleum subsidies, fuel subsidies, national oil companies, political economy

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The Domestic Preconditions for International Policy Diffusion: The Case of Environmental Ministries

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Jul 2010
Michaël Aklin and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 125 (303,787)
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Environmental, Democratization, Policy Diffusion, National Institutions, Survival Models

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Solar Power for Street Vendors? Problems with Centralized Charging Stations in Urban Markets

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
David Szakonyi and Johannes Urpelainen
George Washington University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 116 (320,524)
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solar power, distributed energy generation, energy poverty, urbanization, informal economy, India

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Early Electrification and the Quality of Service: Evidence from Rural India

Energy for Sustainable Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Feb 2018
Daniel Robert Thomas and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 114 (324,523)
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energy access; rural electrification; India

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Household Energy Access and Expenditure in Developing Countries: Evidence from India, 1987-2010

Energy for Sustainable Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Aug 2016
Meir Alkon, Harish S.P. and Johannes Urpelainen
Harvard University, College of William & Mary and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 111 (330,688)
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energy access, energy poverty, sustainable development, India, survey analysis

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Path Dependence, Political Competition, and Renewable Energy Policy: A Dynamic Model

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 Aug 2014
Marion Dumas, James Rising and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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renewable energy; sustainable energy transitions; political economy; computational models

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Your Place or Mine? Institutional Capture and the Creation of Overlapping International Institutions

British Journal of Political Science (2013)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
Johannes Urpelainen and Thijs Van de Graaf
Johns Hopkins SAIS and Ghent University
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international institutions; transaction costs; institutional capture; institutional overlap; bargaining

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Fuel Stacking in India: Changes in the Cooking and Lighting Mix, 1987-2010

Forthcoming in Energy
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Aug 2014
Chao-yo Cheng and Johannes Urpelainen
Birkbeck, University of London and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 109 (334,723)
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India, fuel stacking, lighting, cooking, household surveys, energy access

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Strategic Side Payments: Preferential Trading Agreements, Economic Reform, and Foreign Aid

Forthcoming in The Journal of Politics
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Leonardo Baccini and Johannes Urpelainen
McGill University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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foreign aid, reform, trade agreement

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Trust in Government and Subsidy Reform: Evidence from a Survey of Indian Farmers

Studies in Comparative International Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 27 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2018
Meir Alkon and Johannes Urpelainen
Harvard University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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subsidies; social policies; trust; electricity; public opinion

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Economics of Household Technology Adoption in Developing Countries: Evidence From Solar Technology Adoption in Rural India

Energy Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Mar 2018
Michaël Aklin, Patrick Bayer, Harish S.P. and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science, University of Strathclyde - Department of Government, College of William & Mary and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 102 (349,895)
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technology adoption, solar microgrids, household model, entrepreneurial spirit

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The Future of India's Coal-Fired Power Generation Capacity

Journal of Cleaner Production, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 May 2019
Joonseok Yang and Johannes Urpelainen
Sungkyunkwan University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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India; Fossil Fuels; Coal; Climate Change; Power Sector; Low-Carbon Development

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Mid-Century Strategies: Pathways to a Low-Carbon Future?

Climate Policy
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Jun 2019
Narayan Gopinathan, Narayan Subramanian and Johannes Urpelainen
University of British Columbia (UBC), Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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climate policy, decarbonization, public policy

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An Evaluation of Dynamic Electricity Pricing for Solar Micro-Grids in Rural India

Energy Strategy Reviews
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Jun 2018
Sini Numminen, Semee Yoon, Johannes Urpelainen and Peter Lund
Aalto University - School of Science, Yonsei University - UIC & Graduate School of International Studies, Johns Hopkins SAIS and Southeast University - Key Laboratory of Solar Energy Science and Technology in Jiangsu Province
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India, Energy Access, Solar Power, Distributed Energy, Demand Management, Field Experiment

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Understanding Segmentation in Rural Electricity Markets: Evidence from India

Energy Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Mar 2020
Columbia University, Council on Energy, Environment and Water, College of William & Mary, Harvard University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Electricity, Energy, Demand, India, Clustering, Segmentation, Rural Development

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Willingness to Pay for Solar Lanterns: Does the Trial Period Play a Role?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Sep 2014
Semee Yoon, Johannes Urpelainen and Milind Kandlikar
Yonsei University - UIC & Graduate School of International Studies, Johns Hopkins SAIS and University of British Columbia (UBC)
Downloads 89 (381,416)
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technology adoption, solar power, renewable energy, willingness to pay, experimental economics

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Quality of Service Predicts Willingness to Pay for Household Electricity Connections in Rural India

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Feb 2019
Ryan Kennedy, Aseem Mahajan and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Harvard University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 88 (384,079)
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Energy Access; Rural Electrification; India; Selection Models

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Geographic and Socio-Economic Barriers to Rural Electrification: New Evidence from Indian Villages

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 24 Mar 2017
Eugenie Dugoua, Ruinan Liu and Johannes Urpelainen
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Geography and Environment, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 85 (392,229)
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India, rural electrification, energy poverty, public policy

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Technology Competition and International Cooperation: Friends or Foes?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Jul 2011
Sung Eun Kim and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Distributed Power Generation in National Rural Electrification Plans: An International and Comparative Evaluation

Energy Research and Social Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Apr 2018
Siyuan Ma and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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rural electrification; distributed energy; energy access; energy policy

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Drivers of Household Appliance Usage: Evidence From Rural India

Energy for Sustainable Development, 2020
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Jun 2020
Jennifer L Richmond, Shalu Agrawal and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Maryland - College Park, Council on Energy, Environment and Water and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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India, electricity access, environment, off-grid energy access, appliances, rural development

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Removing Fuel Subsidies: How Can International Organizations Support National Policy Reforms?

International Environmental Agreements, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Joel Smith. and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 78 (412,268)

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fuel subsidies, energy policy, international organizations, policy reform

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The Enemy Within? Green Industrial Policy and Stranded Assets in China’s Power Sector

Global Environmental Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Aug 2021
Jonas Nahm and Johannes Urpelainen
Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 77 (415,338)

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climate policy, energy policy, political economy, China

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A Global Analysis of Progress in Household Electrification

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Aug 2018
Michaël Aklin, Harish S.P. and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science, College of William & Mary and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 77 (415,338)
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Electrification, Energy Poverty, Rural Electrification, Urban Electrification, Energy Access

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LPG as a Clean Cooking Fuel: Adoption, Use, and Impact in Rural India

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Aug 2018
Carlos F. Gould and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 75 (421,415)
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India; energy poverty; clean cooking; technology adoption; sustained use

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Environmental Degradation and Public Opinion: The Case of Air Pollution in Vietnam

Journal of Environment and Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Nov 2019
Sung Eun Kim, Harish S.P., Ryan Kennedy, Xiaomeng Jin and Johannes Urpelainen
Korea University, College of William & Mary, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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air pollution, public opinion, Southeast Asia, education, Vietnam

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Political Institutions and Pollution: Evidence from Coal-Fired Power Generation

Review of Policy Research (2019)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Aug 2019
Richard Clark, Noah Zucker and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Political Science, Department of Political Science, Columbia University - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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air pollution, coal, environmental Kuznets curve, environmental politics, political institutions power sector

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Access to Modern Fuels and Satisfaction with Cooking Arrangements: Survey Evidence from Rural India

Energy for Sustainable Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 14 Mar 2017
Sandra Baquié and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 67 (447,726)
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Energy Poverty, Energy Access, Cooking Fuels, Survey Research, India

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Electrification and Appliance Ownership Over Time: Evidence from Rural India

Energy Policy (2019)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Jul 2019
Jennifer L Richmond and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Maryland - College Park and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 63 (461,841)
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India; rural electrification; energy access; energy demand; electric appliances

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Rise to the Occasion? A Critique of the World Bank's Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy

Energy Research and Social Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Oct 2017
Johannes Urpelainen
Johns Hopkins SAIS
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policy reform; energy policy; sustainable energy; energy access; renewable energy; energy efficiency

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Preparing for a Long Run: What Explains Variation in Countries’ Vulnerability to International Shocks?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Jun 2011
Michaël Aklin and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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market failure, international shocks, governance, corruption, energy market

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Global Patterns of Power Sector Reform, 1982-2013

Energy Strategy Reviews, 2018
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Jan 2019
Johannes Urpelainen and Joonseok Yang
Johns Hopkins SAIS and Sungkyunkwan University
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political economy, power sector, policy reform, developing countries

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Who Should Take the Garbage Out? Public Opinion on Waste Management in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Habitat International, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Nov 2014
Chao-yo Cheng and Johannes Urpelainen
Birkbeck, University of London and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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solid waste management, municipal waste, urbanization, public goods, public opinion, Tanzania, Dar es Salaam

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The Behavioral Impact of Basic Energy Access: A Randomized Controlled Trial with Solar Lanterns in Rural India

Energy for Sustainable Development, 2020
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 May 2020
Aseem Mahajan, Harish S.P. and Johannes Urpelainen
Harvard University, College of William & Mary and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 56 (488,411)
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rural electrification; India; economic development; lighting

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Geography, Community, Household: Adoption of Distributed Solar Power Across India

Energy for Sustainable Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Michaël Aklin, Chao-yo Cheng and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science, Birkbeck, University of London and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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distributed solar power, technology adoption, sustainable energy, rural electrification, India

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Political Market Failure? The Effect of Government Strength on Technology Policy in Industrialized Democracies

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Jun 2011
Alexandra E. Cirone and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Technology policy, political economy, energy intensity, government strength, comparative politics environmental policy

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Shades of Darkness or Light? A Systematic Review of Geographic Bias in Impact Evaluations of Electricity Access

Forthcoming, Energy Research & Social Science
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jul 2019
Johns Hopkins University SAIS, Johns Hopkins University SAIS, University of Strathclyde - Department of Government, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Sungkyunkwan University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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electricity access; energy poverty; impact evaluation; electrification; development; geographical distribution; systematic review

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Environmental Justice in India: Incidence of Air Pollution from Coal-Fired Power Plants

Ecological Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 08 Jun 2020
Columbia University, Columbia University, Columbia University, College of William & Mary, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, University of Virginia and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Environmental Justice, Environmental Discrimination, Coal, Air Pollution, India, Environmental Kuznets Curve

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Identifying Coal-Fired Power Plants for Early Retirement

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2020
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Apr 2020
Nada Maamoun, Ryan Kennedy, Xiaomeng Jin and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Hamburg, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Coal Energy, Plant Retirement, Air Pollution, Climate Change, HYSPLIT model

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Vested Interests: Examining the Political Obstacles to Power Sector Reform in Twenty Indian States

Energy Research and Social Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2021
Birkbeck, University of London, Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Colorado State University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Rhode Island College, Johns Hopkins SAIS and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
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economic reform, political economy, interest groups, power sector, energy policy, India

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How Do Sectoral Interests Shape Distributive Politics? Evidence from Gasoline and Diesel Subsidy Reforms

Review of Policy Research, 2017
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
Brian Blankenship and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Miami and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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distributive politics, special interest politics, policy reform, subsidies, energy policy

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The Great Equalizer: Inequality in Tribal Energy Access and Policies to Address It

Energy Research & Social Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 May 2021 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Michaël Aklin, Brian Blankenship, Vagisha Nandan and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science, University of Miami, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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energy inequality; energy poverty; electricity access; Jharkhand; India; Saubhagya

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Migration, Assets, and Forest Degradation in a Tropical Deciduous Forest of South Asia

Ecological Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 28 Nov 2020
Columbia University, Johns Hopkins SAIS, Columbia University, Columbia University, Columbia University, University of Delaware, Azim Premji University and Columbia University
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Seasonal Migration; Forest Degradation; Central India

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Drivers of Household Electricity Demand in Rural India

Energy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Oct 2020
Council on Energy, Environment and Water, College of William & Mary, Harvard University, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Rural consumers, electricity, access, reliability, consumption

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Vouchers Can Create a Thriving Market for Distributed Power Generation in Developing Countries

Energy Research and Social Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Jul 2018
Johannes Urpelainen
Johns Hopkins SAIS
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rural electrification, solar power, distributed energy, energy access, energy policy

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Windows of Opportunity: Legislative Fragmentation Conditions the Effect of Partisanship on Deregulation

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Jul 2011
Michael G. Smith and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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deregulation, political economy, partisanship

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Environmental Effects of GATT/WTO Membership: An Empirical Evaluation

International Interactions, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 204 Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Sung Eun Kim, Johannes Urpelainen and Joonseok Yang
Korea University, Johns Hopkins SAIS and Sungkyunkwan University
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international trade, multilateral trade regime, World Trade Organization, international environmental policy, trade-environment nexus, globalization

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Profitable Participation: Technology Innovation as an Influence on the Ratification of Regulatory Treaties

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Apr 2011
Chris Marcoux and Johannes Urpelainen
College of William and Mary and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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international cooperation, international regulation, treaty ratification, technology innovation, environmental policy

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The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same: Developing Countries’ Unity at the Nexus of Trade and Environmental Policy

Review of International Organizations, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Dec 2018
Tana Johnson and Johannes Urpelainen
Duke University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Electric Shock: The 2012 India Blackout and Public Confidence in Politicians

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 30 Sep 2016
Brian Blankenship and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Miami and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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public services, public goods, public opinion, infrastructure, India

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The Role of Education and Attitudes in Cooking Fuel Choice: Evidence From Two States in India

Energy for Sustainable Development, 2019
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 06 Dec 2019
Carlos F. Gould and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins SAIS
Downloads 43 (545,397)
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India, energy poverty, clean cooking, technology adoption, behavior change

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Policy Reform and the Problem of Private Investment: Evidence from the Power Sector

Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 133 Posted: 24 Oct 2016
Johannes Urpelainen and Joonseok Yang
Johns Hopkins SAIS and Sungkyunkwan University
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international political economy, power sector reform, infrastructure investment, veto players, executive constraints, policy reform

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Can Product Demonstrations Create Markets for Sustainable Energy Technology? A Randomized Controlled Trial in Rural India

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 May 2017
Johannes Urpelainen and Semee Yoon
Johns Hopkins SAIS and Yonsei University - UIC & Graduate School of International Studies
Downloads 40 (560,269)
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Solar Home Systems, Rural Electrification, Energy Access, Randomized Controlled Trials, Marketing, Awareness, Information

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Differences Matter: Partisan Heterogeneity and Cooperation in the European Union

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Oct 2011
Christina J. Schneider and Johannes Urpelainen
University of California, San Diego and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Distributional Conflict between Powerful States and International Treaty Ratification

International Studies Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Oct 2011
Christina J. Schneider and Johannes Urpelainen
University of California, San Diego and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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The Sorry State of Research on Public Opinion About Air Pollution: A Systematic Review

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Jan 2021
Sung Eun Kim, Nada Maamoun, Narayan Gopinathan and Johannes Urpelainen
Korea University, University of Hamburg, University of British Columbia (UBC) and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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air pollution, public opinion, systematic literature review

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Subjective Satisfaction with Off -Grid Electricity in Rural India

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Feb 2018
Sean Leong, Johannes Urpelainen and Abhishek Jain
Columbia University, Johns Hopkins SAIS and Council on Energy, Environment and Water
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energy access, rural electri cation, distributed energy, renewable energy

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Greasing the Wheels: The Politics of Environmental Clearances in India

Studies in Comparative International Development 2021
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Mar 2021
Jacob Kopas, Johannes Urpelainen and Erin York
Columbia University, Johns Hopkins SAIS and Columbia University
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India, coal, environmental regulation, political alignment, political economy

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Perceptions and Acceptability of Electricity Theft: Towards Better Public Service Provision

World Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 06 Jan 2021
Columbia University, University of Miami, Johns Hopkins SAIS, Council on Energy, Environment and Water, Council on Energy, Environment and Water and Council on Energy, Environment and Water
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social norms; theft; public service provision; energy policy; conjoint experiment

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Managing Federal Transfers in Brazil: Do Coalition Members Reap Benefits?

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Tara Slough, Johannes Urpelainen and Joonseok Yang
Columbia University, Johns Hopkins SAIS and Sungkyunkwan University
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Brazil; Coalitions; Partisan Politics; Regression Discontinuity

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Explaining Willingness to Pay for Pricing Reforms That Improve Electricity Service in India

Initiative for Sustainable Energy Policy, 2019
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 22 Jan 2019
Brian Blankenship, Jason Chun Yu Wong and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Miami, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Energy; India; Public Opinion; Electricity; Pricing Reform; Public Services

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Cross-State Air Pollution Transport Calls for More Centralization in India's Environmental Federalism

Atmospheric Pollution Research, 2020
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Aug 2020
Xinming Du, Hao Guo, Hongliang Zhang, Wei Peng and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University, School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA), Sustainable Development, Students, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Fudan University, Pennsylvania State University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Air Pollution, Energy Policy, Environmental Federalism, Atmospheric Modeling, India

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The Future of Coal-Fired Power Generation in Southeast Asia

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jan 2020
Richard Clark, Noah Zucker and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Political Science, Department of Political Science, Columbia University - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Coal, Energy Policy, Fossil Fuels, Power Sector, Climate Change, Southeast Asia

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The Gendered Nature of Liquefied Petroleum Adoption and Use in Rural India

Journal of Development Studies, 2019
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Sep 2019
Carlos F. Gould and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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India, energy poverty, clean cooking, gender

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Elections and Policy Responsiveness: Evidence from Environmental Voting in the U.S. Congress

Review of Policy Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 08 Oct 2019
Richard McAlexander and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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environmental policy, roll call voting, electoral politics, democratic accountability, Congress

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Energy Access for Marginalized Communities: Evidence from Rural North India, 2015-2018

World Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Nov 2020
Setu Pelz, Namrata Chindarkar and Johannes Urpelainen
Reiner Lemoine Institut, Ahmedabad University (AU) and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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quality of energy access, energy reforms, grid electricity, LPG, Asia, India

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Distributional Consequences of International Organizational Change

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 14 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2012
Johannes Urpelainen, Patrick Bayer and Christopher Marcoux
Johns Hopkins SAIS, University of Strathclyde - Department of Government and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Political Science
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Measuring and Explaining Household Access to Electrical Energy Services: Evidence From Rural Northern India

Energy Policy, 2020
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Sep 2020
Setu Pelz and Johannes Urpelainen
Reiner Lemoine Institut and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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energy access; energy services; rural electrification; multi-tier framework; India

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Lock-In for Lighting: The Puzzle of Continued Kerosene Use among Electrified Households in Six Indian States

Energy Research and Social Science, 2020
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 May 2020
Xiaoxue Hou and Johannes Urpelainen
Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Rural electrification; energy access; energy poverty; India; lighting

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Trials and Tribulations: Lost Energy Access Gains in Rural India

Energy for Sustainable Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Feb 2020
Michaël Aklin and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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electricity access, reversals, grid electricity, off-grid electricity

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Accession Rules for International Institutions: A Legitimacy-Efficacy Trade-Off?

Journal of Conflict Resolution, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Oct 2011
Christina J. Schneider and Johannes Urpelainen
University of California, San Diego and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Power Availability and Reliability of Solar Pico-Grids in Rural Areas: A Case Study from Northern India

Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments, Volume 29, Pages 147-154, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Sep 2018
Sini Numminen, Peter Lund, Semee Yoon and Johannes Urpelainen
Aalto University - School of Science, Southeast University - Key Laboratory of Solar Energy Science and Technology in Jiangsu Province, Yonsei University - UIC & Graduate School of International Studies and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Reliability, Power Availability, Solar Micro-Grids, Pico-Grids, India, Frugal Innovation

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Is Coal-Fired Power Generation Associated with Rural Electrification? A Global Analysis

Forthcoming, Energy Research & Social Science
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 28 Aug 2019
Joonseok Yang and Johannes Urpelainen
Sungkyunkwan University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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energy access; energy poverty; rural electrification; coal

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Firewood, Forests, and Fringe Populations: Exploring the Inequitable Socioeconomic Dimensions of Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) Adoption in India

Energy Research and Social Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Apr 2021
Columbia University, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, Wildlife Institute of India and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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India, liquefied petroleum gas, biomass cooking, energy access, clean cooking fuel, barrier identification

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Increasing Rural Electrification through Connection Campaigns

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Feb 2020
University of Miami, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Harvard University, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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Energy, India, Electrification, Public services

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Multilevel Customer Segmentation for Off-Grid Solar in Developing Countries: Evidence from Solar Home Systems in Rwanda and Kenya

Forthcoming Energy
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Aug 2019
Ryan Kennedy, Sini Numminen, Joseph L. Sutherland and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Aalto University - School of Science, Columbia University and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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renewable energy, payment policies, economic development, solar home systems, Rwanda, Kenya

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State Policy and Lobbying in a Federal System: Evidence from the Production Tax Credit for Renewable Energy, 1998-2012

State Politics & Policy Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 07 May 2020
Sung Eun Kim, Johannes Urpelainen and Joonseok Yang
Korea University, Johns Hopkins SAIS and Sungkyunkwan University
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lobbying; federal and state policies; energy and environment

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Commercial and Industrial Consumers’ Perspectives on Electricity Pricing Reform: Evidence from India

Energy Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Apr 2019
Tom Moerenhout, Shruti Sharma and Johannes Urpelainen
Columbia University, International Institute for Sustainable Development and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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energy policy; energy subsidies; power sector; interest groups; India

92.

Narrowing Fossil Fuel Consumption in the Indian Road Transport Sector Towards Reaching Carbon Neutrality

JEPO-D-22-00998
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Apr 2022
Peking University, Peking University, Peking University, Peking University, Park University, Johns Hopkins SAIS, Johns Hopkins University and Peking University
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carbon neutrality, Co-benefits, Electricity, Hydrogen, Air pollutants, India

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Predicting Household Electricity Consumption in Data-Poor Environments with Machine Learning Algorithms

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Apr 2022
University of Pennsylvania, University of Pittsburgh - Department of Political Science, University of Houston, Columbia University, International Institute for Sustainable Development and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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electricity access, electricity consumption, missing data, machine learning, random trees

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Explaining Public Support for International Integration: How Do National Conditions and Treaty Characteristics Interact with Individual Beliefs?

Journal of Politics, Vol. 74, No. 4, pp. 1108–1124, 2012
Posted: 27 Jun 2013
Thomas Sattler and Johannes Urpelainen
University of Geneva - Department of Political Science and International Relations and Johns Hopkins SAIS

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Explaining the Schwarzenegger Phenomenon: Local Frontrunners in Climate Policy

Global Environmental Politics, Vol. 9, No. 3, 2009
Posted: 06 May 2010
Johannes Urpelainen
Johns Hopkins SAIS

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climate change, global warming, politics, regulation, public goods

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Political-Economic Problems in Trade Capacity Building

Review of International Organizations, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 329-359, 2009
Posted: 06 May 2010
Johannes Urpelainen
Johns Hopkins SAIS

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international trade, capacity building, development, game theory

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Enforcement and Capacity Building in International Cooperation

International Theory, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 32-49, 2010
Posted: 06 May 2010
Johannes Urpelainen
Johns Hopkins SAIS

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international cooperation, enforcement, capacity building, game theory