Prof. Ulrich J. Wagner, Ph.D.

Project: B10

University of Mannheim
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D-68161 Mannheim

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Ulrich J. Wagner is Professor of Economics at the University of Mannheim. His research interests are in environmental economics, industrial organization and public economics.
Ulrich Wagner is a co-editor of the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, a co-editor of Economics: the E-Journal and an editorial board member of the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. He is a co-winner of the 2015 Erik Kempe Award in Environmental and Resource Economics.
Ulrich Wagner received his doctoral degree in 2006 from Yale University and subsequently worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the Earth Institute at Columbia University. Before joining the University of Mannheim in 2015, he worked as an Associate Professor of Economics at Universidad Carlos III in Madrid.

Selected Publications:

Wagner, U.J. (2016). Estimating Strategic Models of International Treaty Formation. Review of Economic Studies, 83(4): 1741-1778. 

Martin, R., L.B. de Preux, and U.J. Wagner (2014). The Impact of a Carbon Tax on Manufacturing: Evidence from Microdata. Journal of Public Economics, 117:1-14.

Martin, R., M. Muûls, L.B. de Preux, and U.J. Wagner (2014). Industry Compensation Under Relocation Risk: A Firm-level Analysis of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme.  American Economic Review, 104(8): 2482-2508.

Martin, R., M. Muûls, L.B. de Preux, and U.J. Wagner (2012). Anatomy of a Paradox: Management Practices, Organizational Structure and Energy Efficiency.  Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 63(2): 208-223.