Myra Mohnen

Visiting Fellow

Myra will be working on better understanding the link between low-carbon innovation and green revenues. She will also be comparing knowledge spillovers created by clean and dirty technologies.


Myra holds a PhD from the University College London. She is an assistant professor at Economics Department of the University of Essex.

Research interests:

  • innovation
  • knowledge diffusion
  • labour economics
  • applied microeconomics
Working paper  18 February, 2020

Are financial markets aligned with climate action? New evidence from the Paris Agreement

This paper provides new evidence that financial markets value firms’ expansion into production of low carbon goods and services, but they remain cautious on divesting from the most polluting industries. read more »

Working paper  23 January, 2020

Green revenues, profitability and market valuation: Evidence from a global firm level dataset

This paper examines how diversifying and specialising production towards environmental goods and services is associated with the profitability and market valuation of firms. read more »

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