Incubator 2020-2021: The Global Energy Challenge



The Incubator is supporting major research conferences related to the Global Energy Challenge. In doing so, it will inspire new research endeavors through faculty and researcher visits to Hyde Park and support those endeavors with critical seed funding.

  • The Economics of Energy Markets and Energy Access: April 8, 2022. More here >

  • Socioeconomic Effects of Air Pollution: April 15, 2022. More here >
  • Counting the Costs & Addressing the Impacts of Climate Change: May 6, 2022

Each conference will take place in Chicago, unless federal, state, local, or University guidelines on COVID safety necessitate a change. They are being organized by Michael Greenstone (Milton Friedman Distinguished Service Professor in Economics), Ryan Kellogg (Professor, Deputy Dean for Academic Programs, Harris School of Public Policy), and Koichiro Ito (Associate Professor, Harris School of Public Policy).