Stefano Verde‘s primary research interests cover climate policy, the economics of climate change and economic modelling.
Stefano graduated from Università Tor Vergata (Rome) in 2006 with a first class honours in Economics. The following year he got his MSc in Economics from Trinity College Dublin (TCD), where he stayed to continue his studies as PhD student.The focus of his thesis is on the distributional effects of carbon pricing in Ireland.
At TCD, he worked both as research assistant and teaching assistant. He joined the Climate Policy Research Unit in April 2012.
Stefano completed his PhD in March 2012. He holds an MSc in Economics from Trinity College Dublin and a BA from Università Tor Vergata (Rome).