(Last updated: June 2018)

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Oliver, Matthew E., and Charles F. Mason (2018). "Natural Gas Pipeline Regulation in the United States: Past, Present, and Future."  Foundations & Trends in Microeconomics 11(4): 227-288. Link

Cifci, Eren, & Matthew E. Oliver (2018). "Reassessing the Links Between Economic Growth, GHG Emissions, and the UNFCCC: A Difference-in-Differences Approach." Sustainability 10(2): 334. Link

Kim, Byung-Cheol, and Matthew E. Oliver (2017). “Taming Drillers through Legislative Action: Evidence from Pennsylvania’s Shale Gas Industry.”  Resource and Energy Economics 50: 15-35. Link

Oliver, Matthew E. (2015). “Economies of Scale and Scope in Expansion of the U.S. Natural Gas Pipeline Network.” Energy Economics 52 (Part B), pp. 265-276. Link

Oliver, Matthew E., and Jason F. Shogren (2015). “Common Agency, Contests, and Corruption: Why the Green Candidate Seldom Wins.” Strategic Behavior and the Environment 5(2), pp. 87-109. Link

Oliver, Matthew E., Charles F. Mason, and David Finnoff (2014). “Pipeline Congestion and Basis Differentials.” Journal of Regulatory Economics 46(3), pp. 261-291. Link

Oliver, Matthew E. (2014). “Linking Zebra Mussel Invasion and Interstate Waterborne Commerce in the U.S.A.”  Water Policy 16(3), pp. 536-556. Link

Strong, Aaron, and Matthew E. Oliver (2014). “General Equilibrium Ecosystem Modeling with Alternative Preference Specifications.” Natural Resource Modeling 27(2), pp. 197-215Link

Chapters in Edited Volumes

Oliver, Matthew E., & Charles F. Mason (2017). “An Overview of Interstate Gas Pipeline Regulation in the United States.” Ch. 4 in Progress in Economics Research, Vol. 39.  A. Tavidze (Ed.), Nova Science Publishers.

Oliver, Matthew E., Jamison Pike, Shanshan Huang, and Jason F. Shogren (2014). “Climate policy coordination through institutional design: An experimental examination.” Ch. 8, pp. 108-127, in Toward a New Climate Agreement: Conflict, Resolution, and Governance, edited by Todd L. Cherry, John Hovi, and David McEvoy. Routledge Books, London.

Other Publications

Johnson, Erik Paul, and Matthew E. Oliver (2016). “Renewable Energy and Wholesale Electricity Price Variability.” IAEE Energy Forum (1st Quarter 2016), pp. 25-26.

Oliver, Matthew E., Charles F. Mason, and David Finnoff (2014). “Natural gas expansion and the cost of congestion.” IAEE Energy Forum (1st Quarter 2014), pp. 31-32.

Working Papers

Oliver, Matthew E. “Price Regulation and Pipeline Transmission Capacity.”  (under review at Economic Modelling, second round of revisions requested Aug. 2018). Earlier version available as: USAEE Working Paper No. 17-295. Link

Kennedy, Chris J., Shana McDermott, Matthew E. Oliver, and Jason F. Shogren. “Declining discount rates, investment-based mitigation, and climate policy.” (under review at Environmental & Resource Economics, submitted Dec. 2017)

Johnson, Erik Paul, and Matthew E. Oliver. “Renewable Generation Capacity and Wholesale Electricity Price Risk.” (under review at The Energy Journal, submitted June 2018)

Toroghi, Shahaboddin “Sean” H., Matthew E. Oliver. "Framework for Assessment of the Rebound Effect for Residential Photovoltaic Systems."  (under review at Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, submitted June 2018)

Oliver, Matthew E. "The Solar Rebound, Household Income, and Subsidization of Residential Photovoltaic Systems" (draft in progress)

Ongoing Research Projects

Corruption and Energy Development (with Gregory B. Upton)