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Edson Severnini

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First Name:Edson
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Last Name:Severnini
RePEc Short-ID:pse663
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(95%) H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (United States)
RePEc:edi:jhscmus (more details at EDIRC)

(5%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
RePEc:edi:izaaade (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. David B. Adler & Edson R. Severnini, 2023. "Timing Matters: Intra-day Shifts of Economic Activity and Ambient Ozone Concentrations," NBER Working Papers 31069, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Karen Clay & Alex Hollingsworth & Edson R. Severnini, 2023. "The Impact of Lead Exposure on Fertility, Infant Mortality, and Infant Birth Outcomes," NBER Working Papers 31379, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Rodrigo Oliveira & Alei Santos & Edson R. Severnini, 2023. "Bridging the Gap: Mismatch Effects and Catch-Up Dynamics in a Brazilian College Affirmative Action," NBER Working Papers 31403, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Karen Clay & Joshua A. Lewis & Edson R. Severnini, 2023. "The Historical Impact of Coal on Cities," NBER Working Papers 31365, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Andrea La Nauze & Edson R. Severnini, 2021. "Air Pollution and Adult Cognition: Evidence from Brain Training," NBER Working Papers 28785, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Antonio Bento & Noah S. Miller & Mehreen Mookerjee & Edson R. Severnini, 2021. "Time is of the Essence: Climate Adaptation Induced by Existing Institutions," NBER Working Papers 28783, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Karen Clay & Edson R. Severnini & Xiaochen Sun, 2021. "Does LEED Certification Save Energy? Evidence from Retrofitted Federal Buildings," NBER Working Papers 28612, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Karen Clay & Akshaya Jha & Joshua A. Lewis & Edson R. Severnini, 2021. "Impacts of the Clean Air Act on the Power Sector from 1938-1994: Anticipation and Adaptation," NBER Working Papers 28962, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Clay, Karen & Lewis, Joshua & Severnini, Edson R. & Wang, Xiao, 2020. "The Value of Health Insurance during a Crisis: Effects of Medicaid Implementation on Pandemic Influenza Mortality," IZA Discussion Papers 13200, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  10. Bento, Antonio M. & Miller, Noah & Mookerjee, Mehreen & Severnini, Edson R., 2020. "A Unifying Approach to Measuring Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation," IZA Discussion Papers 13290, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  11. Guidetti, Bruna & Pereda, Paula & Severnini, Edson R., 2020. "Health Shocks under Hospital Capacity Constraint: Evidence from Air Pollution in Sao Paulo, Brazil," IZA Discussion Papers 13211, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  12. Adler, David & Severnini, Edson R., 2020. "Timing Matters: Shifting Economic Activity and Intra-Day Variation in Ambient Ozone Concentrations," IZA Discussion Papers 13428, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  13. Clay, Karen & Lewis, Joshua & Severnini, Edson R., 2019. "What Explains Cross-City Variation in Mortality During the 1918 Influenza Pandemic? Evidence from 438 U.S. Cities," IZA Discussion Papers 12177, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  14. Clay, Karen & Portnykh, Margarita & Severnini, Edson R., 2019. "The Legacy Lead Deposition in Soils and Its Impact on Cognitive Function in Preschool-Aged Children in the United States," IZA Discussion Papers 12178, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  15. Gerard, François & Lagos, Lorenzo & Severnini, Edson & Card, David, 2018. "Assortative Matching or Exclusionary Hiring? The Impact of Firm Policies on Racial Wage Differences in Brazil," CEPR Discussion Papers 13273, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  16. Clay, Karen & Portnykh, Margarita & Severnini, Edson R., 2018. "Toxic Truth: Lead and Fertility," IZA Discussion Papers 11541, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  17. Lewis, Joshua & Severnini, Edson R., 2017. "Short- and Long-Run Impacts of Rural Electrification: Evidence from the Historical Rollout of the U.S. Power Grid," IZA Discussion Papers 11243, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  18. Clay, Karen & Lewis, Joshua & Severnini, Edson R., 2016. "Canary in a Coal Mine: Infant Mortality, Property Values, and Tradeoffs Associated with Mid-20th Century Air Pollution," IZA Discussion Papers 9884, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  19. Clay, Karen & Lewis, Joshua & Severnini, Edson R., 2015. "Pollution, Infectious Disease, and Mortality: Evidence from the 1918 Spanish Influenza Pandemic," IZA Discussion Papers 9399, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  20. Severnini, Edson R., 2014. "The Power of Hydroelectric Dams: Agglomeration Spillovers," IZA Discussion Papers 8082, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  21. Roberto Severnini, Edson & Orellano, Verônica Inês Fernandez, 2010. "O efeito do ensino profissionalizante sobre a probabilidade de inserção no mercado de trabalho e sobre a renda no período pré-planfor," Textos para discussão 268, FGV EESP - Escola de Economia de São Paulo, Fundação Getulio Vargas (Brazil).
  22. Severnini, Edson & Firpo, Sergio Pinheiro, 2010. "The relationship between school violence and student proficiency," Textos para discussão 236, FGV EESP - Escola de Economia de São Paulo, Fundação Getulio Vargas (Brazil).


  1. Adler, David B. & Jha, Akshaya & Severnini, Edson, 2020. "Considering the nuclear option: Hidden benefits and social costs of nuclear power in the U.S. since 1970," Resource and Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 59(C).
  2. Lewis, Joshua & Severnini, Edson, 2020. "Short- and long-run impacts of rural electrification: Evidence from the historical rollout of the U.S. power grid," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 143(C).
  3. Clay, Karen & Portnykh, Margarita & Severnini, Edson, 2019. "The legacy lead deposition in soils and its impact on cognitive function in preschool-aged children in the United States," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 33(C), pages 181-192.
  4. Clay, Karen & Lewis, Joshua & Severnini, Edson, 2019. "What explains cross-city variation in mortality during the 1918 influenza pandemic? Evidence from 438 U.S. cities," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 35(C), pages 42-50.
  5. Francisco Ralston Fonseca & Paulina Jaramillo & Mario Bergés & Edson Severnini, 2019. "Seasonal effects of climate change on intra-day electricity demand patterns," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 154(3), pages 435-451, June.
  6. Craig, Michael T. & Jaramillo, Paulina & Hodge, Bri-Mathias & Williams, Nathaniel J. & Severnini, Edson, 2018. "A retrospective analysis of the market price response to distributed photovoltaic generation in California," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 121(C), pages 394-403.
  7. Clay, Karen & Lewis, Joshua & Severnini, Edson, 2018. "Pollution, Infectious Disease, and Mortality: Evidence from the 1918 Spanish Influenza Pandemic," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 78(4), pages 1179-1209, December.
  8. de Faria, Felipe A.M. & Davis, Alex & Severnini, Edson & Jaramillo, Paulina, 2017. "The local socio-economic impacts of large hydropower plant development in a developing country," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 67(C), pages 533-544.
  9. Edson Roberto Severnini & Verônica Inês Fernandez Orellano, 2010. "O Efeito do Ensino Profissionalizante sobre a Probabilidade de Inserção no Mercado de Trabalho e sobre a Renda no Período Pré-PLANFOR," Economia, ANPEC - Associação Nacional dos Centros de Pós-Graduação em Economia [Brazilian Association of Graduate Programs in Economics], vol. 11(1), pages 155-174.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 29 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (19) 2015-10-17 2015-11-07 2016-04-30 2016-05-08 2018-06-25 2018-06-25 2019-03-25 2020-06-08 2020-06-29 2020-07-13 2020-08-31 2021-04-12 2021-05-17 2021-05-17 2021-07-19 2023-05-08 2023-07-24 2023-07-31 2024-04-15. Author is listed
  2. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (13) 2014-04-11 2016-04-30 2016-05-08 2018-02-26 2018-06-25 2019-03-25 2020-06-08 2021-04-12 2021-05-17 2021-07-19 2023-05-08 2023-07-24 2024-04-15. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic and Financial History (13) 2014-04-11 2015-10-17 2015-11-07 2016-04-30 2016-05-08 2018-02-26 2018-06-25 2019-03-25 2019-03-25 2020-05-18 2020-06-08 2021-07-19 2023-07-24. Author is listed
  4. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (9) 2015-10-17 2015-11-07 2016-04-30 2019-03-25 2019-03-25 2020-05-18 2020-06-08 2020-06-08 2024-04-15. Author is listed
  5. NEP-URE: Urban and Real Estate Economics (9) 2010-07-10 2014-04-11 2016-04-30 2016-05-08 2018-11-05 2018-11-12 2018-12-10 2019-03-25 2023-07-31. Author is listed
  6. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (4) 2018-02-26 2020-06-29 2020-07-13 2021-05-17
  7. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (3) 2010-07-10 2018-11-05 2018-12-10
  8. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality and Poverty (3) 2018-11-05 2018-11-12 2018-12-10
  9. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2010-07-10 2023-07-31
  10. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (2) 2015-10-17 2018-02-26
  11. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (2) 2020-05-18 2020-06-08
  12. NEP-LAM: Central and South America (2) 2020-06-08 2023-07-31
  13. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, and Wages (2) 2016-04-30 2021-05-17
  14. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2018-11-05 2018-12-10
  15. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (2) 2020-05-18 2020-06-08
  16. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2020-05-18
  17. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (1) 2014-04-11
  18. NEP-GER: German Papers (1) 2014-04-11
  19. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (1) 2021-05-17
  20. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2016-05-08
  21. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2021-07-19
  22. NEP-RES: Resource Economics (1) 2020-06-08
  23. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2018-06-25


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