Taschini, Luca

Luca Taschini
Former Visiting Scholar, CEEPR


London School of Economics


Luca is a Research Associate at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics.  Luca Taschini holds a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Zurich.  His research interests are in environmental economics, investment under uncertainty and mathematical finance. He was a visiting research fellow with CEEPR and the Joint Program (9/2009-1/2010) conducting research on CO2 modelling, and investigating the economic and financial responses to environmental policy under uncertainty.

Research Interests:
Luca's research interests are in pricing, hedging and market design issues for marketable permit schemes, and investment decisions under uncertainty

Education + Credentials
Diploma in Economics, Mathematics and Statistics Department, University of Bergamo (Italy), 2003
Ph.D. in Finance, Swiss Finance Institute, University of Zurich (Switzerland), 2009

Recent Publications

Joint Program Reprint, Journal Article
Parsons, J.E. and L. Taschini (2012). Environmental and Resource Economics, 55(May 2013): 71-86 (doi: 10.1007/s10640-012-9614-y) [PDF]