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Braeton J. Smith

  • Economics and Business
  • Colorado School of Mines
    Golden, CO 80401
    USA

Education

  • PhD, Mineral & Energy Economics, Colorado School of Mines (2018)
  • MS, Mineral & Energy Economics, Colorado School of Mines (2014)
  • MS, Applied Economics, Oregon State University (2012)
  • BA, Economics & Spanish, University of New Mexico (2009)

Research

  • Electricity markets and fuel switching
  • Material substitution in clean energy technology
  • Critical materials and rare earth elements
  • Economic impacts of natural disasters
  • More generally: Natural Resource and Environmental Economics, Energy (natural gas, electricity, etc.), Minerals, Econometrics, Operations Research

Interests

Publications

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