One of the most joyful moments of my life was when I was led by listening to E.B. Wilsons exposition of Gibbsian thermodynamics to infer an eternal truth that was independent of its physics or economics exemplification. A student who studied only one science would be less likely to recognize what belongs to logic rather than to the nature of things.
--Paul A. Samuelson (1915-2009)
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
--John von Neumann (1903-1957)
Unpublished and Work in Progress
Needed: Robustness in Climate Economics, prepared for the Energy Transition, INDCs, and the Post-COP21 Agenda, organized by the IMF, Columbia University, and the OCP Policy Center, and supported by the COP22 Scientific Committee
Renewable Technology Adoption and the Macroeconomy, with Bernardino Adao and Borghan Narajabad