Past Funded Researchers

Christopher Knittel

Christopher Knittel

  • George P. Shultz Professor
  • Professor, Applied Economics
  • Sloan School of Management

Christopher Knittel is the George P. Shultz Professor of Applied Economics in the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is also the Director of MIT’s Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research which has served as the hub for social science research on energy and the environment since the late 1970s. Professor Knittel is also a co-director of the E2e Project, a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and the co-editor of the Journal of Public Economics. His research focuses on environmental economics, studying how firms and consumers respond to policies. Professor Knittel is the recipient of a 2016 J-WAFS seed grant for his project, “Estimating the Benefits to Strengthening Water Markets.”

J-WAFS-funded projects