Oak Foundation Environmental and Energy Policy Professor
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Pattanayak studies the causes and consequences of human behaviors related to the natural environment to help design and evaluate policy interventions in low income tropical countries.
Subhrendu K. Pattanayak is Professor at the Sanford School of Public Policy, and has secondary appointment in the Duke Global Health Institute, the Nicholas School of the Environment, and the Department of Economics.
He studies the causes and consequences of human behaviors related to the natural environment to help design and evaluate policy interventions in low income tropical countries. He has collaborated closely with multi-lateral agencies, NGOs, governments, and local academics in Brazil, Costa Rica, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Nepal, Sri Lanka and the U.S. Currently, Professor Pattanayak leads the Sustainable Energy Transitions Initiative (SETI) and is a faculty fellow of the South Asian Network of Development and Environmental Economists.
Recent work by Pattanayak includes:
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The 4th Annual Meeting of the Sustainable Energy Transitions Initiative took place on May 15-17, 2019 in Santiago, Chile. The three-day workshop convened researchers, policymakers, and practitioners working in the field of energy access to discuss a range of topics from clean and improved cooking, renewable, air pollution, and electricity.
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Evaluating tariff reform, private sector participation, energy audits and smart meters
A systematic review
Variation in successful microhydro microgrid projects
Cataloguing the variables that affect solar dissemination