Erin Mansur



Erin Mansur is the Revers Professor of Business Administration at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. He is also a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, the Faculty Director of the Revers Center for Energy at Tuck, an adjunct professor (by courtesy) in the Economics Department at Dartmouth, an associate editor at the Journal of Industrial Economics, and a member of the board of editors for the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. His interests are in the fields of industrial organization and environmental economics, focusing primarily on questions regarding energy markets and energy policy. Recent papers examine how hydrofracking affects local employment and wages, how low natural gas prices affect power plants' emissions, how mergers of vertically integrated firms affect electricity market outcomes, and how charging electric cars affects power plants' emissions. Professor Mansur's research has appeared in journals including American Economic Review, Review of Economics and Statistics, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Law and Economics, Journal of Industrial Economics, and Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. Prior to joining Tuck, he taught the Department of Economics at Dartmouth College, the School of Management at Yale University, and the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies at Yale University. He holds a B.A. from Colby College and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley.

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Dartmouth Winter IO Conference //

The event brings together researchers working in empirical industrial organization to present work in progress. Visit the website

Are Electric Cars Greener? Depends on Where You Live. //

Erin Mansur writes that electric vehicles result in more carbon dioxide emissions than gas vehicles in regions where electricity is produced from coal. Read the article




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  • Ph.D. (Economics), University of California at Berkeley, 2002
  • B.A. (Biology, minors in Economics and Philosophy), Colby College, 1995