Dr. Anne E. Smith

Managing Director

Co-Chair, Environment Practice


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

Email: anne.smith@nera.com
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PhD in economics (minor in engineering economic systems), Stanford University
MA in economics, Stanford University
BA in economics, summa cum laude, Duke University


Dr. Smith is a Managing Director 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
NERA Electricity Insights | Q1 2018 Report Scott J. Bloomberg
NERA Electricity Insights | Q4 2017 Report By Scott J. Bloomberg
NERA Electricity Insights | Q3 2017 Report By Scott J. Bloomberg
Uncertainty in the Estimated Risk of Lung Function Decrements Owing to Ozone Exposure Published Article By Dr. Garrett Glasgow and Dr. Anne E. Smith
Integrated Uncertainty Analysis for Ambient Pollutant Health Risk Assessment: A Case ... Published Article By Dr. Anne E. Smith and Dr. Garrett Glasgow
Inconsistencies in Risk Analyses for Ambient Air Pollutant Regulations Published Article By Dr. Anne E. Smith
EPA’s Particulate Matter Co-Benefits: A Case of Ever-Declining Credibility Published Article By Scott J. Bloomberg
Potential Electricity and Energy Price Outcomes under EPA’s Federal Plan Alternatives... Report By Dr. David Harrison Jr., Dr. Anne E. Smith, Scott Bloomberg, Dr. Sugandha D. Tuladhar, Dr. Elizabeth Walker, and Preston White
Technical Comments on the Social Cost of Methane As Used in the Regulatory Impact Ana... Report By Dr. Anne Smith, Dr. Sugandha Tuladhar, and Scott Bloomberg
Testimony Before US House Science Committee on EPA’s Final CPP Rule Testimony By Dr. Anne Smith