Renaud Coulomb

Research Officer

Renaud joined the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment in October 2013 . His work focuses on fossil fuels extraction, carbon capture and storage technology, and on the impacts of carbon taxation on the profits of fossil fuels owners.

Renaud also works at Ecole Centrale Paris on green growth.


Renaud completed his PhD in Economics at Paris School of Economics in 2013.

Renaud also has a Master degree in Economics from ENS Cachan and PSE, and a Master degree in International Relations from Sciences-Po Paris.

 Research interests

  • Fossil fuels extraction and Hotelling-like models
  • Carbon capture and storage technology
  • Credibility of long-term carbon taxation
  • Political majorities, social networks and finance


Grantham Workshop 30 Oct 2013

The Grey Paradox: how owners of carbon-emitting resources can benefit from carbon regulation

Part of the Grantham Workshop seminar series Speaker: Renaud Coulomb Download Seminar paper

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