Sebastian Rausch

ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich

Assistant Professor

Zürichbergstrasse 18

Zurich, 8092

Switzerland

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change

77 Massachusetts Ave, Bldg E40-474

Cambridge, MA 02139

United States

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The Economics of Renewable Energy Support

CER-ETH Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 18/286
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Mar 2018
Jan Abrell, Sebastian Rausch and Clemens Streitberger
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics
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Renewable Energy, Wind, Solar, Environmental Regulation, Climate Policy, Decarbonization, Renewable Subsidies, Carbon Pricing, Heterogeneity of Natural Resources, Feed-in tariffs, Green quota

The Economics of Renewable Energy Support

USAEE Working Paper No. 19-378
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Jan Abrell, Sebastian Rausch and Clemens Streitberger
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics
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Long-Run Energy Use and the Efficiency Paradox

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 01 May 2016
Sebastian Rausch and Hagen Schwerin
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Energy efficiency, energy rebound, energy-saving technological change, investment-specific technological change, household production, putty-clay

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Computation of Equilibria in OLG Models with Many Heterogeneous Households

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 15, CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 08/90
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Sep 2007
Sebastian Rausch and Thomas F. Rutherford
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Centre for Energy Policy and Economics
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Computable general equilibrium, overlapping generations, micro- simulation, sequential recalibration

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The Economic Cost of Carbon Abatement with Renewable Energy Policies

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper No. 17/273
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2017
Jan Abrell, Mirjam Kosch and Sebastian Rausch
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Decarbonization, Renewable Energy Policies, Wind, Solar, Electricity, Economic Cost, Distributional Impacts

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Knowledge Diffusion, Endogenous Growth, and the Costs of Global Climate Policy

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Dec 2015
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK)
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Technological Change, Choices and Consequences, Environment and Growth, Technological Innovation, Computable General Equilibrium Models

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Cap-and-Trade Climate Policy, Free Allowances, and Price-Regulated Firms

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper No. 13/178
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Apr 2013
Bruno Lanz and Sebastian Rausch
ETH Zürich - Department of Management, Technology, and Economics (D-MTEC) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Climate policy, Cap-and-trade, Allowance allocation, Cost-of-service regulation, Electricity generation

Higher Price, Lower Costs? Minimum Prices in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme

CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working paper 16/243
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2017
Jan Abrell, Sebastian Rausch and Hidemichi Yonezawa
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Statistics Norway
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Emissions Trading, Price Floors, EU ETS, Partitioned Environmental Regulation, General Equilibrium

Higher Price, Lower Costs? Minimum Prices in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 121, Issue 2, pp. 446-481, 2019
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Mar 2019
Jan Abrell, Sebastian Rausch and Hidemichi Yonezawa
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Statistics Norway
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Emissions trading, EU ETS, general equilibrium, partitioned regulation, price floors

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How Effective Was the UK Carbon Tax?—A Machine Learning Approach to Policy Evaluation

USAEE Working Paper No. 19-396
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Apr 2019
Jan Abrell, Mirjam Kosch and Sebastian Rausch
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Cross-Country Electricity Trade, Renewable Energy and European Transmission Infrastructure Policy

CER-ETH Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 16/229
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Jan 2016
Jan Abrell and Sebastian Rausch
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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F18, Q28, Q43, Q48, C68

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Combining Price and Quantity Controls Under Partitioned Environmental Regulation

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Mar 2016
Jan Abrell and Sebastian Rausch
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE) and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Emissions trading, Partitioned environmental regulation, Uncertainty, Prices, Quantities, EU ETS

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How Effective Was the UK Carbon Tax? - A Machine Learning Approach to Policy Evaluation

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich Working Paper 19/317
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 May 2019
Jan Abrell, Mirjam Kosch and Sebastian Rausch
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Climate Policy, Carbon Tax, Carbon Pricing, Electricity, Coal, Natural Gas, United Kingdom, Carbon Price Surcharge, Policy Evaluation, Causal Inference, Machine Learning

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Social Equity Concerns and Differentiated Environmental Taxes

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working paper 16/252
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Nov 2016
Jan Abrell, Sebastian Rausch and Schwarz Giacomo
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Differentiated environmental taxes, Carbon pricing, Industries, Heterogeneous households, Social inequality, Optimal taxation, General equilibrium

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Does Higher Energy Efficiency Lower Economy-Wide Energy Use?

CER-ETH Working Paper 18/299
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2019
Sebastian Rausch and Hagen Schwerin
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Energy Use, Energy Efficiency, Energy Rebound, Efficiency Paradox, Jevons Paradox, Energy-Saving Technological Change, Investment-Specific Technological Change, General Equilibrium, Putty Clay

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Household Heterogeneity, Aggregation, and the Distributional Impacts of Environmental Taxes

CER-ETH, Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper No. 16/230
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Jan 2016
Sebastian Rausch and Schwarz Giacomo
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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Environmental tax incidence, Heterogeneous households, General equilibrium, Aggregation bias, Distributional impacts

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Distributional Impacts of Carbon Pricing: A General Equilibrium Approach with Micro-Data for Households

NBER Working Paper No. w17087
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 26 May 2014
Sebastian Rausch, Gilbert E. Metcalf and John M. Reilly
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Tufts University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change
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Distributional Implications of Alternative U.S. Greenhouse Gas Control Measures

NBER Working Paper No. w16053
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2013
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Tufts University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Buffering Volatility: Storage Investments and Technology-Specific Renewable Energy Support

CER-ETH – Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper 19/310, January 2019
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Feb 2019
Jan Abrell, Sebastian Rausch and Clemens Streitberger
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics
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Renewable Energy, Electricity, Volatility, Intermittency, Storage, Technology-specific Regulation, Subsidies, Energy Policy, Climate Policy

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Carbon Abatement with Renewables: Evaluating Wind and Solar Subsidies in Germany and Spain

USAEE Working Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Jan Abrell, Mirjam Kosch and Sebastian Rausch
ETH Zürich - Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH Zürich and ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich
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The Intergenerational Incidence of Green Tax Reform

CER-ETH Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich, Working Paper NO. 18/287
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Mar 2018
Sebastian Rausch and Hidemichi Yonezawa
ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and Statistics Norway
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Carbon tax, Green Tax Reform, Intergenerational Incidence, Distributional Impacts, Overlapping Generations, Climate Policy