Antoine Dechezlepretre
I am an Associate Professorial Research Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics. I am also a Research Economist at LSE's Centre for Economic Performance and a Research Associate at CERNA, Mines ParisTech.
I am currently on leave at the OECD where I am a Senior economist on Green growth in the Economics Department and the Environment Directorate.
Research interests
  • Econometric policy evaluation
  • Climate change policies
  • Directed technical change
  • International technology diffusion
  • Intellectual Property Rights
Current projects
  • The economic cost of air pollution: Evidence from Europe (with Nicholas Rivers and Balazs Stadler)
  • Does climate change pose a risk to competitiveness? - Global firm level evidence (with Stefania Lovo, Ralf Martin and Misato Sato)
  • Environmental regulatory first-movers and technological leadership (with Matthieu Glachant and Connie Lee)
  • Automating Labor: Evidence from Firm-level Patent Data (with David Hemous, Morten Olsen and Carlo Zanella)
  • Renewable energy policy, local content requirements and technology transfer: Evidence from South Africa (with Benedict Probst)
  • The competitiveness effects of the EU ETS (with Raphael Calel and Frank Venmans)
  • Compliance and enforcement in the EU ETS (with Raphael Calel and Frank Venmans)
  • Additionality in carbon offsets: Evidence from Clean Development Mechanism projects in India (with Jonathan Colmer, Caterina Gennaioli, Matthieu Glachant and Anna Schröeder)
  • Offshoring origin and firm innovation (with Damien Dussaux, David Hémous and Mirabelle Muûls)
Working papers
Book chapters
  • Climate Change Policy, Innovation and Growth (2017), with Ralf Martin and Samuela Bassi. Chapter 10, in Roger Fouquet, Editor, Handbook on Green Growth, Edward Elgar Publications. Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, MA, USA., 2018.
  • Fiscal and Regulatory Instruments for Clean Technology Development in the European Union (2017), with David Popp. Chapter 6, in Karen Pittel, Ian Parry and Herman Vollebergh, Eds, Energy Tax and Regulatory Policy in Europe: Reform Priorities, CESifo Seminar Series, MIT Press, Cambridge, 2017.
Reports and policy papers
Non academic publications
Contact me
Email: A Dechezlepretre    lse ac uk
Phone: +33 (0)663 921 803
Last updated: September 2019