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Dana Andersen, PhD

Assistant Professor



About Me

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Alberta. I received my PhD in 2014 from the University of Maryland. 


Primary Fields: 

Environmental and Resource Economics, Sustainable Development, Public Economics 


"Do Tax Cuts Encourage Rent Seeking by Top Corporate Executives? Theory and Evidence." Contemporary Economic Policy, forthcoming (with Ramón López)

The Role of Adolescent Health in Adult SES Outcomes.” B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2018, vol. 18 (2) (with Pinar Mine Gunes)

"Accounting for Loss of Variety and Factor Reallocations in the Welfare Cost of Regulations." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2018, vol. 88: 69-94 

"Do Credit Constraints Favor Dirty Production? Theory and Plant-level Evidence." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2017, vol. 84: 189-208

"Credit Constraints, Technology Upgrading, and the Environment." Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, 2016, vol 3 (2): 283-319 


ECON 566: Environmental Economics

ECON 467: Environmental and Resource Policy

ECON 366: Energy Economics

Graduate Mathematics and Statistics Review