Research Director For Economics
REF lead for Economics
Leader of the Environment, Trade and Energy Research Group
Co-Editor of the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
Associate Editor of Environmental and Resource Economics, the official journal of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
My Google Scholar profile.
Globalisation and the environment. More specifically, the impact of trade, economic growth and investment flows on the environment and the role played by differences in environmental regulations. Of particular interest are firm and industry level studies of economy-environment interactions, often in developing countries.
MY LINKS: Full Publication List
Cole, M.A., Elliott, R.J.R., Okubo, T. and Zhou, Y. (forthcoming). The Carbon Dioxide Emissions of Firms: A Spatial Analysis. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.
Cole, M.A., Elliott, R.J.R. and Zhang, J. (forthcoming).Growth, Foreign Direct Investment and the Environment: Evidence fromChinese Cities. Journal of Regional Science.
Cole, M.A., Elliott, R.J.R. and Lindley, J. (2009). Dirty Money: Is There a Wage Premium for Working in a Pollution IntensiveIndustry? Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 39, 2, pp. 161-80.
Cole, M.A. (2006). Does Trade Liberalisation Increase National Energy Use? Economics Letters, 92, pp. 108-12.
Cole, M.A., Elliott, R.J.R. and Fredriksson, P. (2006).Endogenous Pollution Havens: Does FDI Influence EnvironmentalRegulations? Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 108, 1, pp. 157-78.
Cole, M.A., Elliott, R.J.R and Shimamoto, K. (2005).Industrial Characteristics, Environmental Regulations and AirPollution: An Analysis of the UK Manufacturing Sector. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 50, 1, pp.121-43.