Stefano’s research focuses on the political economy and effectiveness of environmental policy. He has worked on waste and carbon taxation as well as more broadly on cooperation in the climate commons and the diffusion of climate policy.
Stefano has a PhD in Economics from the University of Barcelona. He previously studied economics at the University of Lausanne and socio-economics at the University of Geneva. He is also a researcher at the Haute école de gestion in Geneva.
Key research interests
- Environmental and climate change economics
- Political economy
- Environmental taxes
- Policy evaluation
- Effectiveness, earmarking and labeling: testing the acceptability of carbon taxes with survey data
1 Jan 2017. Andrea Baranzini, Stefano Carattini
- How green are green economists?
30 Nov 2016. Stefano Carattini, Alessandro Tavoni