Publication of Enduring Quality

Each year since 1989, AERE has recognized works that are of seminal nature and with enduring value in environmental and resource economics. Place and type of publication are unrestricted for the AERE Publication of Enduring Quality (PEQ) award.  Nomination Instructions >>

   

2017

Richard Newell, Adam Jaffe, and Robert Stavins. "The Induced Innovation Hypothesis and Energy-Saving Technological Change," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 114(3), 1999: 941-975.

David Popp. "Induced Innovation and Energy Prices," American Economic Review, 92(1), 2002: 160-180.


2016  
Due to a change in the timing of AERE's awards ceremonies, there was no PEQ awarded for the calendar year 2016.

2015

Scott Barrett. "Self Enforcing International Environmental Agreements," Oxford Economic Papers, 46, October, 1994: 878-894.

2014

John M. Hartwick. "Intergenerational Equity and the Investing of Rents from Exhaustible Resources," American Economic Review, 67, 5 (1977): 972-974.

2013

Lans Bovenberg and Ruud de Mooij. “Environmental Levies and Distortionary Taxation,” American Economic Review, 84, 4 (1994).

Lans Bovenberg  and Lawrence H. Goulder. “Optimal Environmental Taxation in the Presence of Other Taxes: General Equilibrium Analyses,” American Economic Review, 86, 4 (1996).

2012

Gene M. Grossman and Alan B. Krueger. "Economic Growth and the 
Environment," Quarterly Journal of Economics 110,2 (1995): 353-377.

Werner Antweiler, Brian Copeland, and M. Scott Taylor. "Is Free Trade Good for the Environment?," American Economic Review 91, 4 (2001): 877-908.

2011

Biological Diversity," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 24, 

1 (1993): 60-68. 

Martin Weitzman. "The Noah's Ark Problem," Econometrica 66, 6 (1998): 1279-98.

2010

Frances R. Homans and James E. Wilen. “A Model of Regulated Open Access Resource Use,” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 32, 1 (1997): 1-21.

2009

Kathleen Segerson. "Uncertainty and Incentives for Nonpoint Pollution Control," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 15, 1 (1988): 87-98.

      

2008

Karl-Göran MälerEnvironmental Economics: A Theoretical Inquiry(The John Hopkins University Press, 1974).

2007

Judd Hammack and Gardner Mallard Brown, Jr. Waterfowl and Wetlands: Toward Bioeconomic Analysis (Resources for the Future, 1974).

 

2006

H. Scott Gordon. "The Economic Theory of a Common-Property Resource: The Fishery," Journal of Political Economy 62, 2 (April 1954): 124-142.


    Anthony Scott. "The Fishery: The Objectives of Sole Ownership,"Journal of Political Economy 63, 2 (April 1955): 116-124.

    2005

    William Nordhaus. Managing the Global Commons: The Economics of Climate Change (MIT Press, 1994).

    2004

    David Montgomery. “Markets in Licenses and Efficient Pollution Control Programs,” Journal of Economic Theory 1972.

    A complete list of the Publication of Enduring Quality Awards since inception (1989) is available in the AERE Handbook.

    A list of previous awardees of the Publication of Enduring Quality Award may be found in the AERE Handbook.