Julius Andersson

Former Research student

Julius’ research focuses on the link between food production/consumption and climate change, specifically the environmental and welfare effects of greenhouse gas taxation of food products.


Julius has an MSc in Environmental Economics and Climate Change from LSE and an MSc in Economics from UCL. He studied philosophy, psychology and economics as an undergraduate and has a BSc in Economics from Lund University, Sweden.

Research interests

  • Climate Change Economics
  • Ethics in Welfare Economics
  • Public Economics
  • Agriculture and Food Security


Working paper  21 March, 2017

Cars, carbon taxes and CO2 emissions

Is a carbon tax effective in reducing emissions of greenhouse gases, and thereby mitigating climate change? This paper is one of the first empirical analyses of this question and the … read more »


Working paper  15 October, 2015

Cars, carbon taxes and CO2 emissions

This paper looks at whether carbon taxes imposed in Sweden were effective in reducing CO2 emissions. read more »

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Grantham Workshop 26 Feb 2020

Giles Atkinson and Julius Andersson | Grantham Workshop

Details of this workshop by Giles Atkinson and Julius Andersson will be published here nearer the date.

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