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13.10.2016 | International, Cooperations, Events

Kick-Off Meeting for PENNY

As of September 1st, we have commenced the project Psychological, social and financial barriers to energy efficiency (PENNY) together with five partner universities. PENNY is funded by the European Commission, Horizon 2020 Programme. Read more 

01.10.2016 | Administration and infrastructure, People, Executive Board

Prof. Massimo Filippini chairs the CER-ETH's board of directors

Prof. Massimo Filippini replaces Prof. Antoine Bommier as the head of the board of directors of the Center of Economic Research (CER-ETH) from 1st of October 2016. Read more 

30.09.2016 | Honours and prizes, People

Prof. Filippini features in 2016's influential economists ranking

Prof. Filippini was ranked 16 among 48 most influential economists in Switzerland in the 2016's «Ökonomen-Einfluss-Ranking» by NZZ. The ranking, led by Prof. Ernst Fehr, includes economists working at institutions in Switzerland, Germany and Austria and is based on three sub-rankings: media, politics and science. Read more 

27.09.2016 | International

EEPE's researcher Adán L. Martínez-Cruz writes for the IGC

Adán L. Martínez-Cruz (postdoc at the chair of Energy and Public Economics) and Carlos Rodríguez-Castelán (Senior Economist, World Bank) describe in a recent blog for the International Growth Centre (IGC) on how Geographic chronic poverty may drive violent crime levels. Read more 

26.09.2016 | People

Welcome to our new postdocs: Dr. Eva Ranehill and Dr. Claudio Daminato

EEPE welcomes two new postdocs to join the research group at the ZUE building from 1st of October, 2016. Eva and Claudio will join the  EEPE team on the new European Commission project on "Psychological, social and financial barriers to energy efficiency" (PENNY). We wish them a great start in Zurich! Read more 


Recent Publications

Blasch, Julia, Massimo Filippini, and Nilkanth Kumar. Boundedly rational consumers, energy and investment literacy, and the display of information on household appliances. Economics Working Paper Series 16.249 (2016)
Filippini, Massimo, Thomas Geissmann, and William H. Greene. Persistent and Transient Cost Efficiency - An Application to the Swiss Hydropower Sector. CEPE Working Papers 16.251 (2016)
Filippini, Massimo, and Lester C. Hunt. Measuring persistent and transient energy efficiency in the US. Energy Efficiency 9.3 (2016): 663-675.
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