Meir Alkon

Harvard University

MA 02138

United States

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Authoritarian Energy Transitions Undermined? Environmental Governance Cycles in China’s Power Sector

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 06 May 2020
Meir Alkon and Audrye Wong
Harvard University and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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environmental governance, political economy, subnational actors, China, coal, renewable energy, central-local relations

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Pollution Lowers Support for China's Regime: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Beijing

Forthcoming, Journal of Politics
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 03 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2017
Meir Alkon and Erik Wang
Harvard University and Princeton University, Department of Politics, Students
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authoritarian regimes; causal inference; China; environmental politics; public opinion

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Do Special Economic Zones Induce Developmental Spillovers? Evidence from India's States

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 02 Mar 2018
Meir Alkon
Harvard University
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international political economy, India, export policy, place-based economic policies, special economic zones

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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
Harvard University, College of William & Mary and Johns Hopkins SAIS
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energy access, energy poverty, sustainable development, India, survey analysis

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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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Local Sociotropism: How Community Variation in Trade Exposure Affects Voter Demands

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Jan 2018
Meir Alkon
Harvard University
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Trade, Voting, Elections, Policy Preferences, China Shock, Trump

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Water Security Implications of Coal-Fired Power Plants Financed Through China’s Belt and Road Initiative

Energy Policy, 2019
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Jul 2019
Harvard University, Princeton University, Princeton University, Princeton University, Princeton University, Utrecht University and Ohio State University (OSU)
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sustainability, Belt and Road Initiative, water-energy nexus, water resources, water security, coal, CPEC, energy

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FDI, Poverty, and the Politics of Potable Water Access

Economics & Politics, Vol. 30, Issue 3, pp. 366-393, 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Oct 2018
Nita Rudra, Meir Alkon and Siddharth Joshi
Georgetown University, Harvard University and Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore, Students
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distributive effects, environment, foreign direct investment, globalization, India, inequality, integration, international political economy, Kerala, natural resources, poor, potable water, Rajasthan, regulatory capture