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Research Interests

Industrial organization, energy & environmental economics, applied microeconomics

Recent Publications

Published Papers

Newbery, D. M., Reiner, D. M. and Ritz, R. A. The political economy of a carbon price floor for power generation, (2019) Energy Journal
Newbery, D., Pollitt, M.G., Ritz, R.A. and Strielkowski, W. Market design for a high-renewables European electricity system, (2018) Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
Behar, A. and Ritz, R. OPEC vs US shale: Analyzing the shift to a market-share strategy, (2017) Energy economics
Ritz, R. and Hahn, R. Does the social cost of carbon matter?, (2016) Journal of Legal Studies
Ritz, R. A. and Walther, A. How do banks respond to increased funding uncertainty?, (2015) Journal of Financial Intermediation

Cambridge Working Papers in Economics

Mehling, M., and Ritz, R. Going beyond default intensities in an EU carbon border adjustment mechanism, (2020) CWPE2087
Genakos, C., Grey, F., and Ritz, R. Generalized linear competition: From pass-through to policy, (2020) CWPE2078
Evans, S., Mehling, M., Ritz, R., Sammon, P. Border Carbon Adjustments and Industrial Competitiveness in a European Green Deal, (2020) CWPE2036
Neuhoff, K., Ritz, R. Carbon cost pass-through in industrial sectors, (2019) CWPE1988
Ritz, R. Does competition increase pass-through?, (2019) CWPE1974

Recent Activities

Appointment to Ofgem's Academic Panel - Publication Date: 2018-06-26
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Robert Ritz, Assistant Director of the Energy Policy Research Group (EPRG) at Cambridge, has been appointed as a member of the Academic Panel at Ofgem, the regulator for electricity and natural gas markets in Great Britain.

Dr Robert Ritz

Senior Teaching Associate

Research Group:
Microeconomic Theory

CV: Curriculum Vitae

Contact Details
College: Peterhouse