October 13th, 2014
Jean Tirole (TSE) was awarded the “Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel”, thanks to his works on the regulation of imperfectly competitive markets (oligopolies, network effects, two-sided markets), and to the development of a rigorous analysis of competition acknowledging the complexity of these markets. In a very clear report, the committee detailed the extent of our colleague’s contribution in these fields and in other ones, but it curiously did not mention at all his contribution to environmental economics… more (in French)…
November 18th, 2013
Lucas Bretschger (ETH-Zürich) was elected as EAERE President with 52.50% of votes. His two-year presidential term will begin in January 2016. He will serve as President-Elect in 2014 and 2015 and for other two years as Past-President, at the end of the presidential term.