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    • Explaining Long-Run Changes in the Energy Intensity of the U.S. Economy 

      Sue Wing, Ian.; Eckaus, Richard S. (MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, 2004-09)
      Recent events have revived interest in explaining the long-run changes in the energy intensity of the U.S. economy. We use a KLEM dataset for 35 industries over 39 years to decompose changes in the aggregate energy-GDP ...
    • Greenhouse Gas Mitigation as a Structural Change and Policies that Offset Its Depressing Effects 

      Babiker, Mustafa H.M.; Eckaus, Richard S. (MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, 2006-07)
      The current economic modeling of emissions limitations does not embody economic features that are likely to be particularly important in the short term, yet the politics of limiting greenhouse gas emissions are often ...
    • The MIT Emissions Prediction and Policy Analysis (EPPA) Model: Version 4 

      Paltsev, Sergey.; Reilly, John M.; Jacoby, Henry D.; Eckaus, Richard S.; McFarland, James R.; e.a. (MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, 2005-08)
      The Emissions Prediction and Policy Analysis (EPPA) model is the part of the MIT Integrated Global Systems Model (IGSM) that represents the human systems. EPPA is a recursive-dynamic multi-regional general equilibrium model ...
    • Modeling Climate Feedbacks to Energy Demand: The Case of China 

      Asadoorian, Malcolm O.; Eckaus, Richard S.; Schlosser, C. Adam. (MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, 2006-06)
      This paper is an empirical investigation of the effects of climate on the use of electricity by consumers and producers in urban and rural areas within China. It takes advantage of an unusual combination of temporal and ...