Dr Ryan Rafaty
Senior Research Officer
Postdoctoral Researcher, Nuffield College, University of Oxford
Ryan's ongoing research investigates the design, sequencing, and comparative performance of climate change mitigation policies under varied political regimes and socio-economic circumstances. He is Postdoctoral Researcher with the Climate Econometrics project based at Nuffield College, Oxford, where he contributes to policy-focused knowledge exchange between climatology, econometrics, and political science. He received his PhD in the Department of Politics at University of Cambridge, and is a Fellow at the Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance. Previously, he was a consultant at the World Bank's Climate Action Peer Exchange for Finance Ministries, Deputy Research Director at Climate Leadership Council, and Postdoctoral Research Associate at University College London.
Revoking coal mining permits: an economic and legal analysis
18 Feb 20
Achieving mitigation targets under the Paris Agreement will depend on the early retirement of coal m...
Sensitive intervention points in the post-carbon transition
12 Apr 19
We propose to examine how to exploit similar sensitive intervention points (SIPs) and amplification ...
Perceptions of Corruption, Political Distrust, and the Weakening of Climate Policy
10 Aug 18
This article presents a theory of the relationship between public perceptions of political corruptio...