Thomas Stoerk

High Meadows Post-Doctoral Economist

Work

Areas of expertise:
Environmental and energy economics, economics of climate change, applied econometrics, program evaluation

Thomas works on the control of air pollutants, especially in China, and on greenhouse gas mitigation. Further interests include energy economics and empirical policy evaluation more widely.

Background

Thomas Stoerk is a High Meadows Post-Doctoral Economist with a PhD in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra. His expertise is on the control of air pollutants, especially in China, and on greenhouse gas mitigation. Further interests include energy economics and empirical policy evaluation more widely.

Education

  • PhD in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • Research Student at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Master of Research in Economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • Master of Science in Economics from the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
  • Bachelor of Science in International Economics from Universitaet Tuebingen, Germany

Publications

Stoerk, T. (2016): “Statistical corruption in Beijing’s air quality data has likely ended in 2012”, Atmospheric Environment, 127 (February 2016), 365-371.

Momsen, K, and T. Stoerk (2014): “From intention to action: Can nudges help consumers choose renewable energy?”, Energy Policy, 74 (2014), 376-382.