This project studies China’s establishment of a national cap and trade system for carbon. We will survey the existing literature on emissions trading markets around the world, and clean and analyze large-scale administrative datasets on firm emissions, environmental quality, and carbon emissions trading in China.

Proficiency in Stata is required. Experience with Python and ability to read Chinese highly preferred.

This internship is available to Harris School of Public Policy graduate students. Application closes April 19, 2021.