Energy and Environment Economist Joins NERA Economic Consulting

28 January 2014

New York -- NERA Economic Consulting, a leading global provider of economic advice and analysis in business, legal, and regulatory matters, announced today that Jeanne Lubek has joined the firm's Energy, Environment, and Network Industries Practice as an Associate Director. She is based in NERA's Paris office.

"Environmental issues are critical to NERA's clients in Europe and around the world," said NERA President Dr. Lawrence Wu. "Jeanne's deep expertise in environmental and regulatory economics, especially European carbon emissions regulation, balanced with extensive experience in a range of key areas and industries, will be an invaluable addition to NERA's exceptional environmental economics team."

Ms. Lubek is an experienced consultant with expertise in environmental, telecommunications, competition, transport, and international regulation. She has advised clients in a range of sectors, including energy, financial services, telecommunications, the building materials industry, media, and construction. In European carbon emissions regulation, she has helped the European Commission as well as large industries in analyzing their status regarding the risk of carbon leakage.
 
Ms. Lubek holds a postgraduate degree (DEA) from EHESS in economics, and an Engineer Diploma in statistics and economics from ENSAE ParisTech.

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