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Elke Weber
2017
Elke Weber June, 2017 With Yoeli, E., Budescu, D.V., Carrico, A.R., Delmas, M.A., DeShazo, J.R., Ferraro, P.J., Forster, H.A., Kunreuther,H., Larrick, R.P., Lubell, M., Markowitz, E.M., Tonn, T., Vandenbergh, M.P. Behavioral Science and Policy. (in press) ...
Elke Weber
2017
As humans, our decision-making process is biased towards maintaining the status quo, even if an alternative choice has substantial long-term benefits. This cognitive myopia and present bias, when applied to decisions that affect sustainability, could be ...
Christopher Chyba
2016
Christopher Chyba July, 2016 With Kevin P. Hand; Physical Review Applied, Vol. 6, Issue 1 Energy Science Environment and Energy Energy Research Geophysics Magnetism External Link ...
Elke Weber
2016
Would you follow advice about personal energy conservation from a climate specialist with a large carbon footprint? Many climate researchers report anecdotes in which their sincerity was challenged based on their alleged failure to reduce carbon emissions ...
2015
Sander van der Linden November, 2015 Perspectives on Psychological Science, 10(6), 758-763. Education Energy Environment Politics Psychology Science Domestic and Social Policy Environment and Energy Social and Behavioral Psychology Download File External ...
2015
Sander van der Linden June, 2015 Nature Climate Change, 5(7), 612-613. Education Energy Environment Politics Psychology Science Statistics Environment and Energy Social and Behavioral Psychology Download File External Link ...
2015
Sander van der Linden April, 2015 Energy Environment Politics Psychology Science Environment and Energy Science and Technology Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
2015
ABSTRACT: Do the wet savannahs and shrublands of Africa provide a large reserve of potential croplands to produce food staples or bioenergy with low carbon and biodiversity costs? We find that only small percentages of these lands have meaningful ...
2015
Sander van der Linden January, 2015 Journal of Environmental Psychology, 41, 112-124. Energy Environment Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
Christopher Chyba
2015
Most familiar applications of Poynting's theorem concern stationary circuits or circuit elements. Here, we apply Poynting's theorem to the homopolar generator, a conductor moving in a background magnetic field. We show that the electrical power ...
Christopher Chyba
2014
The correct calculation of and values for the critical mass of uranium or plutonium necessary for a nuclear fission weapon have long been understood and publicly available. The calculation requires solving the radial component in spherical coordinates of ...
Denise Mauzerall
2014
China’s fast socioeconomic growth increasingly strains national water resources, notably through rising urbanization and meat demand. Agriculture is located mainly in the dry north, where irrigation largely relies on groundwater reserves. This paper ...
Robert Keohane
2013
Creating effective energy policy is hard, in part because it often requires effective international coordination. For most salient energy-related issues – such as control of the emissions that cause global climate change or the building of stockpiles to ...
2013
Sander van der Linden December, 2013 Environment and Behavior Energy Environment Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
Denise Mauzerall
2013
Annual Reviews Energy use is central to human society and provides many health benefits. But each source of energy entails some health risks. This article reviews the health impacts of each major source of energy, focusing on those with major implications ...
Alexander Glaser
2012
Shortly after the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, Germany’s government started preparing legislation that would close the country’s last nuclear power plant by 2022. But this wasn’t an entirely new development: Germany had been ...
Alexander Glaser
2012
Converting research reactors from highly enriched uranium (HEU) fuel to more proliferation-resistant low-enriched fuel is critical for achieving the objective of ending the use of directly weapon-usable materials in the civilian nuclear fuel cycle. The ...
Robert Keohane
2012
The concept of a regime complex has proved fruitful to a burgeoning literature in international relations, but it has also opened up new questions about how and why they develop over time. This article describes the history of the energy regime complex as ...
Harold Feiveson
2012
Commercial nuclear power plants in the United States could be targets for terrorists attempting to release radioactive materials to the environment. According to the 9/11 Commission, nuclear power plants were among the targets considered in the original ...
Harold Feiveson
2011
There has been sustained interest in the possibility of multinational spent fuel storage facilities or geological repositories. Thus far, however, there has been only very limited progress in proceeding towards implementation. A few proposals have failed, ...

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