Department of Economics


Oskar Lecuyer


Postdoctoral fellow in resource and environmental economics

Curriculum Vitae

Google Scholar page

Personal page on the Oeschger Centre website



Contact Details

Department of Economics, Schanzeneckstrasse 1,

3012 Bern, Switzerland

Office: A225

Phone: 031 631 80 76

Email: oskar.lecuyer@vwi.unibe.ch



Research Interests

Economics of the transition to clean energy systems

Overlapping climate and energy policy instruments



Publications in Refereed Journals

Can Uncertainty Justify Overlapping Policy Instruments to Mitigate Emissions?, 2013, Ecological Economics 93, 177-191 (with Philippe Quirion)

Le système européen de quotas de CO2: faut-il jeter le "navire-amiral" avec l'eau du bain ?, 2013, Economies et sociétés XVLII, 2, 299-318 (with Fréderic Branger and Philippe Quirion)

The European Union Emissions Trading System: should we throw the flagship out with the bathwater?, 2014, WIREs Climate Change, DOI: 10.1002/wcc.326 (with Fréderic Branger and Philippe Quirion)



Working Papers

Can a tariff for renewable energy financed by a consumer tax reduce electricity prices? Analysing interactions with an emission cap, 2015

Optimal Transition from Coal to Gas and Renewable Power under Capacity Constraints and Adjustment Costs, 2014, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 6985 (with A. Vogt-Schilb)

Combining Climate and Energy Policies: Synergies or Antagonism?, 2011, FEEM Nota di Lavoro 98.2011 (with R. Bibas)