Dimanchev, Emil

Emil Dimanchev
Former Research Assistant, MIT Selin Group and MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change
Former graduate student, MIT Technology and Policy Program


Emil analyzed U.S. climate policy and its impacts on air pollution and human health. His focus was on state-level electricity sector climate regulations and general equilibrium modeling. Emil completed a Master’s in Technology and Policy at MIT. Previously, he consulted developing country officials on carbon pricing policy and spent five years as a climate policy analyst at Thomson Reuters where he authored policy analyses on European and global carbon pricing legislation for lawmakers and Fortune Global 500 companies.

Education + Credentials
B.A. Mathematical Economics, Colorado College
M.S. Technology and Policy Program, MIT

Recent Publications

Journal Article
Dimanchev, E. and C.R. Knittel (2023). Energy Economics, 122, 106697 (doi: 10.1016/j.eneco.2023.106697)
Joint Program Reprint, Journal Article
Dimanchev, E., S. Paltsev, M. Yuan, D. Rothenberg, C.Tessum, J.D. Marshall and N.E. Selin (2019). Environmental Research Letters, 14(8) (doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab31d9) [PDF]
Joint Program Report
Dimanchev, E., S. Paltsev, M. Yuan, D. Rothenberg, C. Tessum, J.D. Marshall and N.E. Selin (2019). Joint Program Report Series Report 337, June, 15 p. [PDF]
Student Dissertation or Thesis
Dimanchev, E. (2018). MS Thesis, MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society [PDF]

News + Media

Around Campus
Mar 05, 2020
In The News
Energy Futures | 
Dec 04, 2019
In The News
Axios | 
Aug 13, 2019
News Release
MIT News | 
Aug 12, 2019
Akron Beacon Journal  | 
Jun 30, 2019
News Release
Joint Program News | 
Jun 18, 2018
News Release
MIT News | 
Nov 17, 2017