Ian Partridge is interested in the policy implications of climate change, particularly as it affects the energy industry. His research focuses on the use of financial incentives to cut greenhouse gas emissions – examples include emissions trading, cap and trade schemes and offset mechanisms such as the UN’s Clean Development Mechanism. Prior to joining the LBJ School, Ian worked for more than twenty years in the oil and gas industry and in investment banking. He currently works as a Research Associate in the Center for International Energy and Environmental Policy (CIEEP).
Research Interests: Climate Change Policy, Climate Mitigation Finance, Offset Schemes