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Åsa Löfgren

Senior lecturer

Åsa Löfgren
Senior lecturer
+46 31 786 1375

Postal Address: Box 640, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg

Department of Economics (More Information)
Box 640
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 411 24 Göteborg

About Åsa Löfgren

Åsa Löfgren is Associate Professor at the Department of Economics, University of Gothenburg. Löfgren is an international expert in the area of climate economics; in particular she has focused on climate change and behavioral economics. She is particularly interested in the effect and design of policy instruments, fairness, and industrial investment behavior, such as firms' carbon-reduction investment behavior in response to climate strategies. Löfgren has published numerous articles in international peer-reviewed journals, as well as book chapters, policy papers and reports.

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Research areas

  • Environmental economics; Economics of climate change; Behavioural economics; Industrial investment behaviour.

Teaching areas

  • Environmental Economics; Applied micro economics; Behavioural economics

Selected publications

A fair share: Burden-sharing preferences in the United States and China
Carlsson, Fredrik, Kataria, Mitesh, Krupnick, Alan, Lampi, Elina, Löfgren, Åsa et al.
Resource and Energy Economics, 35:1, s. 1-17, 2013

The truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth - A multiple country test of an oath script
Carlsson, Fredrik, Kataria, Mitesh, Krupnick, Alan, Lampi, Elina, Löfgren, Åsa et al.
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 89, s. 105-121, 2013

Discrimination in scientific review - A natural field experiment on blind versus non-blind review
Carlsson, Fredrik, Löfgren, Åsa, Sterner, Thomas
Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 114:2, s. 500-519, 2012

Are experienced people affected by a pre-set default option: Results from a field experiment
Löfgren, Åsa, Martinsson, Peter, Hennlock, Magnus, Sterner, Thomas
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 63:1, s. 66-72, 2012

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Treatment Effects of Climate Change Risk on Mitigation and Adaptation Behavior in an Experimental Setting
R Hasson, Åsa Löfgren, Martine Visser
South African Journal of Economics, Journal article 2012
Journal article

What Have We Learnt from the European Union’s Emissions Trading System?
Markus Wråke, D Burtraw, Åsa Löfgren, Lars Zetterberg
Ambio, Journal article 2012
Journal article

Paying for Mitigation: A Multiple Country Study
Fredrik Carlsson, M. Kataria, A. Krupnick, Elina Lampi, Åsa Löfgren et al.
Land Economics, Journal article 2012
Journal article


Attitudes to Personal Carbon Allowances
David Andersson, Åsa Löfgren, Anna Widerberg
WORKING PAPERS IN ECONOMICS , Magazine article 2011
Magazine article


The Progress of GHG Markets: Opportunities and Risks
Jessica Coria, Magnus Hennlock, Åsa Löfgren, U. Martin Persson, Patrik Söderholm et al.
Göteborg, University of Gothenburg, Report 2010

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