Fouquet, Roger

Dr Roger Fouquet  


Position held

Experience keywords:

Long run economic transformations; energy consumption and climate change

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

Energy; Environment


French [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Spanish [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]

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Fouquet, Roger (2018) Consumer surplus from energy transitions Energy Journal, 39 (3). ISSN 0195-6574


Fouquet, Roger (2017) From knowledge comes power Nature, 551 (S141). ISSN 0028-0836

Fouquet, Roger (2017) Make low-carbon energy an integral part of the knowledge economy Nature, 551 (7682). ISSN 0028-0836

van de Ven, Dirk Jan and Fouquet, Roger (2017) Historical energy price shocks and their changing effects on the economy Energy Economics, 62. 204-216. ISSN 0140-9883


Fouquet, Roger (2016) Path dependence in energy systems and economic development Nature Energy, 1. 16098. ISSN 2058-7546

Fouquet, Roger (2016) Energy services In: Durlauf, Steven N. and Blume, Lawrence E., (eds.) The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics. Palgrave Macmillan.

Fouquet, Roger (2016) Historical energy transitions: speed, prices and system transformation Energy Research and Social Science, 22. 7-12. ISSN 2214-6296

Fouquet, Roger (2016) Lessons from energy history for climate policy: technological change, demand and economic development Energy Research and Social Science, 22. 79-93. ISSN 2214-6296


Fouquet, Roger and Broadberry, Stephen (2015) Seven centuries of European economic growth and decline Journal of Economic Perspectives, 29 (4). ISSN 0895-3309

Fouquet, Roger (2015) The allocation of energy resources in the very long run Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research, 7 (2-3). 147-156. ISSN 1939-0459


Fouquet, Roger (2014) Long run demand for energy services: income and price elasticities over two hundred years Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 8 (2). 186-207. ISSN 1750-6824


Fouquet, Roger, ed (2013) Handbook on energy and climate change Edward Elgar, Northampton, USA. ISBN 9780857933683


Fouquet, Roger and Pearson, Peter (2012) Past and prospective energy transitions: insights from history Energy Policy, 50. 1-7. ISSN 0301-4215

Fouquet, Roger (2012) The demand for environmental quality in driving transitions to low-polluting energy sources Energy Policy, 50. 138-149. ISSN 0301-4215

Fouquet, Roger (2012) Trends in income and price elasticities of transport demand (1850–2010) Energy Policy, 50. 62-71. ISSN 0301-4215

Fouquet, Roger and Pearson, Peter (2012) The long run demand for lighting: elasticities and rebound effects in different phases of economic development Economics of Energy and Environmental Policy, 1 (1). 83-100. ISSN 2160-5882

Yeager, Kurt and Dayo, Felix and Fisher, Brian and Fouquet, Roger and Gilau, Asmerom and Rogner, Hans-Holger and Haug, Marianne and Hosier, Richard and Miller, Alan and Schnitteger, Sabine and Lustig, Nora and Johansson, Thomas B. and Nakicenovic, Nebojsa and Patwardhan, Anand and Gomez-Echeverri, Luis (2012) Energy and economy In: Global Energy Assessment (Gea). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 385-422. ISBN 9780511793677


Fouquet, Roger (2011) Long run trends in energy-related external costs Ecological Economics, 70 (12). 2380-2389. ISSN 0921-8009

Fouquet, Roger (2011) Divergences in long-run trends in the prices of energy and energy services Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 5 (2). 196-218. ISSN 1750-6824

Fouquet, Roger (2011) The sustainability of ‘sustainable’ energy use: historical evidence on the relationship between economic growth and renewable energy In: Handbook of Sustainable Energy. Edward Elgar Publishing, Gloucester, UK, 1-12. ISBN 9780857936387


Fouquet, Roger (2010) The slow search for solutions: lessons from historical energy transitions by sector and service Energy Policy, 38 (11). 6586-6596. ISSN 0301-4215


Fouquet, Roger (2009) A brief history of energy In: Evans, Joanne and Hunt, Lester C., (eds.) International Handbook on the Economics of Energy. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham. ISBN 9781847203526

Fouquet, Roger (2009) Heat, power and light: revolutions in energy services Edward Elgar, Cheltenham. ISBN 9781845426606


Fouquet, Roger (2006) Seven centuries of energy services: the price and use of light in the United Kingdom (1300-2000) Energy Journal, 27 (1). 139-177. ISSN 0195-6574


Pearson, Peter J. G. and Fouquet, Roger (2003) Long run carbon dioxide emissions and Kuznets curves: pathways to development In: Hunt, Lester C., (ed.) Energy in a Competitive Market: Essays in Honour of Colin Robinson. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham. ISBN 9781840647983

Fouquet, Roger and Pearson, Peter J. G. (2003) Five centuries of energy prices World Economics, 4 (3). 93-119. ISSN 1468-1838

Fouquet, Roger (2003) The carbon trading game Climate Policy, 3 (supp 2). S143-S155. ISSN 1469-3062


Grubb, Michael J. and Hope, Chris and Fouquet, Roger (2002) Climatic implications of the Kyoto Protocol: the contribution of international spillover Climatic Change, 54 (1/2). 11-28. ISSN 0165-0009


Grimston, M. C. and Karakoussis, V. and Fouquet, R. and van der Vorst, R. and Pearson, P. and Leach, M. (2001) The European and global potential of carbon dioxide sequestration in tackling climate change Climate Policy, 1 (2). 155-171. ISSN 1469-3062

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BIEE/Financial Times Andrew Holmes Memorial Award (1999) Campbell Watkins Award for Best Paper in The Energy Journal (2006) Outstanding Academic Titles (2010) by Choice Magazine, the official publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries, for his book Heat, Power and Light: Revolutions in Energy Services.

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