University of Oxford

Rick van der Ploeg

Research Web Site

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The risk-adjusted carbon price, 2018 (formerly Pricing carbon under economic and climatic risks: leading-order results from asymptotic analysis, 2017). With Ton van den Bremer. [oxcarrerp2018203.pdf] [cepr=12642]

Risk and the Point of No Return for Climate Action (2017). With Matthias Aengenheyster, Qing Yi Feng and Henk A. Dijkstra. [ ]

Climate policy and stranded assets: a financial perspective, presented at the pre-EARE conference on Climate Policy and Stranded Assets, 26-27 June, 2017, Athens. With Armon Rezai.

The agnostic’s response to climate sceptics: price carbon!, presented at the Paris Symposium on Carbon Pricing, 17 May 2017, ENS, Paris. With Armon Rezai. [oxcarrerp2017202.pdf ]

Should pollution taxes be targeted at income redistribution? (2017). With Bas Jacobs. [CESifoWP=19343444] revised [oxcarrerp2017191a.pdf]

The shifting natural wealth of nations: the role of market orientation (2017). [oxcarrerp2016180] Revised version of Shifting frontiers in global resource extraction: the role of policies and institutions, International Monetary Fund, Washington, D.C. (2016). With Rabah Arezki and Fred Toscanini. [ceprdp11553]

Climate policy with declining discount rates in a multi-region world – Back-on-the-envelope calculations, presented at the High Level Seminar ‘The Energy Transition, NDCs and the Post-COP21’, OCP Policy Centre and IMF, Marrakesh, 8-9 September (2016). With Armon Rezai.

Stranded assets, the social cost of carbon, and directed technical change: macro dynamics of optimal climate policy, CESifo Working Paper No. 5787 (2015). With Armon Rezai. CESifoWPwp_id=19195460 Updated version: [ oxcarrerp2016176 ]

Race to burn the last ton of carbon and the risk of stranded assets (2016, revised 2017).                [oxcarrerp2017201][wp-cesifo-2017-12/12012017006793.html]

Why do so many oil exporters peg their currency? Foreign reserves as a de-facto sovereign wealth fund, presented at the conference Macroeconomic Challenges facing Low-Income Countries- New Perspectives, IMF and UK Aid, Washington, D.C. (2014). With Sam Wills. [ ]

Partisan cycles and natural resource management (2016). With Alex Schmitt.

Why are carbon taxes put off? Political economy of dithering (2016).

From Dutch disease to Dutch prudence: natural resource rents and fiscal sustainability in the Netherlands (2012). With T.S. van den Bremer and G. Schotten.