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February 11, 2013
Energy and Environmental Policy Economics Expert Gilbert Metcalf is Brattle's Newest Academic Advisor

The Brattle Group is pleased to announce that Dr. Gilbert Metcalf has joined the firm's growing network of internationally renowned experts as an academic advisor. Dr. Metcalf is a Professor of Economics as Tufts University and a Research Associate at both the National Bureau of Economic Research and MIT's Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change. He specializes in applied public finance, with particular interests in taxation, energy, and environmental economics. His most recent research has focused on policy evaluation and design in the areas of energy and climate change. During 2011 and 2012, Professor Metcalf served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Environment and Energy at the U.S. Department of Treasury. He has frequently testified before Congress, served on expert panels including a recent National Academies of Sciences panel on energy externalities, and consulted to various organizations. Professor Metcalf has previously held teaching positions at Princeton University, the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and MIT. Professor Metcalf is a frequent speaker at well-known conferences around the world and has been widely published in numerous academic journals. He has also edited three books and contributed chapters to several books on energy, environmental policy, and tax policy. Professor Metcalf holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University and an M.S. in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Gilbert E. Metcalf
Academic Advisor
Tufts University
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