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Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE)

The Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE) was established in 1999 to enlarge the natural science and technically oriented disciplinary spectrum of the ETH domain by contributing to research and teaching in energy policy and economics.

Latest News

12.05.2017 | Cooperations, People

New visiting researcher: Sébastien Houde

CEPE is pleased to welcome Sébastien Houde as a visiting researcher to Zürich. Sébastien is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Department of Agricultural and Resources Economics at University of Maryland (UMD). His areas of research interest are: Energy and Environmental Economics, Empirical Industrial Organization, Field Experiments, and Behavioral Economics. Read more 


Swiss households could save energy

Energy efficiency is a pillar of Energy Strategy 2050. In the Zukunftsblog, Nina Boogen explains how to estimate household electricity-saving potential and how great it is. Read more 

06.03.2017 | International, Events

Call for Papers for the 10th International EMEE Workshop (EMEE 2017)

The 10th International Workshop on Empirical Methods in Energy Economics (EMEE) will be held in Los Angeles, USA, on 22-23 June 2017. The deadline for submitting the extended abstracts is March 31st, 2017. This year's local organizer is Antonio Bento from the Sol Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California. Read more 

About our Research

For an overview of recent research, consult the pages of our reseach groups

Lunch Seminar

Joint CER-ETH & CEPE Lunch Seminar in Energy, Environmental & Resource Economics on Friday


CEPE publications overview

Working Papers

CEPE working paper series (1999 - 2012)

CER-ETH working papers (2013 onwards)


Courses offered through CEPE are primarily intended to introduce ETH 
students to energy economics: courses overview

Information about our Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral program can be found on our education overview

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