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Dr. Anne E. Smith

Senior Vice President

Co-Chair, Environment Practice

Contact

Washington, DC
Tel: +1 202 466 9229
Fax: +1 202 466 3605

Email: anne.smith@nera.com
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Education

PhD in economics (minor in engineering economic systems), Stanford University
MA in economics, Stanford University
BA in economics, summa cum laude, Duke University

Experience

Dr. Smith is a Senior Vice President and Co-Chair of NERA's Global Environment Practice. She is an expert in environmental policy assessment and corporate compliance strategy planning, specializing in market impact analysis, risk management, integrated policy assessment, and especially the design and performance of emissions trading programs. Dr. Smith has analyzed most major air quality policy issues, including global climate change, multi-pollutant policy, particulate matter ambient standards, regional haze, mercury, and acid deposition. She has served as an expert witness in several major environmental proceedings, including in US District Court, before regulatory commissions, and in international arbitration under the auspices of the Permanent Court of Arbitration.

Prior to joining NERA, Dr. Smith was Practice Leader of Climate & Sustainability at Charles River Associates. She was also a Vice President and policy analysis practice leader at Decision Focus Incorporated, and served as an economist in the Office of Policy Planning and Evaluation at the US Environmental Protection Agency.

Title Type Author
Potential Impacts of the EPA Clean Power Plan Report By Dr. David Harrison, Dr. Anne E. Smith, Dr. Paul Bernstein, Scott Bloomberg, Andrew Foss, Andrew Stuntz, and Dr. Sugandha Tuladhar
Assessing Economic Impacts of a Stricter National Ambient Air Quality Standard for Oz... Report By Dr. David Harrison, Dr. Anne E. Smith, Dr. Paul Bernstein, Scott Bloomberg, Dr. Sugandha Tuladhar, Andrew Foss, and Andrew Stuntz
Estimating Employment Impacts of Regulations: A Review of EPA's Methods for Its Air R... Report By Dr. Anne E. Smith and Dr. Mei Yuan, et al.
Economic Outcomes of a US Carbon Tax Report By Dr. Anne E. Smith, Dr. David Harrison, Dr. W. David Montgomery, Dr. Paul Bernstein, Scott Bloomberg, Dr. Sugandha Tuladhar, Dr. Mei Yuan, Dr. Noah Kaufman, and Sebastian Mankowski
A Comprehensive Financial and Economic Assessment of Future Iowa Baseload Generation... Report By Scott Bloomberg, Dr. Anne E. Smith, Sebastian Mankowski, Dr. W. David Montgomery, Edward Kee, and Andrew Foss, et al.
Economic Implications of Recent and Anticipated EPA Regulations Affecting the Electri... Report By Dr. David Harrison, Dr. Anne E. Smith, Scott Bloomberg, Andrew Foss, Andrew Locke, Sebastian Mankowski, Meredith McPhail, Reshma Patel, and Dr. Sugandha Tuladhar
NERA Testimony on The American Energy Initiative -- A Focus on EPA's New Proposal to ... Testimony By Dr. Anne E. Smith
An Economic Impact Analysis of EPA’s Mercury and Air Toxics Standards Rule Working Paper By Dr. Anne E. Smith, Dr. Paul Bernstein, Scott Bloomberg, Sebastian Mankowski, and Dr. Sugandha Tuladhar
NERA Testimony on 'The American Energy Initiative – A Focus on What EPA’s Utility MAC... Testimony By Dr. Anne E. Smith
An Evaluation of the PM2.5 Health Benefits Estimates in Regulatory Impact Analyses fo... Report By Dr. Anne E. Smith