J. Steinbuks

Climate. Electricity. Real Estate.

Research


Journal Articles

L. Orea and J. Steinbuks. "Estimating Market Power Using a Composed Error Model: Application to the California Electricity Market." Economic Inquiry, forthcoming. Download Working Paper

J. Steinbuks, G. Satija and F. Zhao. 2017. "Sustainability of Solar Electricity: The Role of Endogenous Resource Substitution and Cross-Sectoral Responses", Resource and Energy Economics, 49, pp. 218–232. Download. Download Working Paper

G. Sharafutdinova and J. Steinbuks. 2017. "Governors Matter: A Comparative Study of State–business Relations in Russia's Regions," Economics of Transition, 25(3), pp. 471-493. Download. Download Supplementary Information.

Y. Cai, K. Judd, and J. Steinbuks. 2017. "A Nonlinear Certainty Equivalent Approximation Method for Dynamic Stochastic Problems," Quantitative Economics, 8(1), pp. 117–147. Download. Download Supplementary Information. Download GAMS Codes

A. Nikandrova and J. Steinbuks. 2017. "Contracting for Second-Best in Dysfunctional Electricity Markets," Journal of Regulatory Economics, 51(1), pp. 41-71. Download. Download Working Paper

P. Alexander, R. Prestele, P.H. Verburg, A. Arneth, C. Baranzelli, F. Batista e Silva, C. Brown, A. Butler, K. Calvin, N. Dendoncker, J. C. Doelman, R. Dunford, K. Engström, D. Eitelberg, S. Fujimori, P. A. Harrison, T. Hasegawa, P. Havlik, S. Holzhauer, F. Humpenöder, C. Jacobs-Crisioni, A. K. Jain, T. Krisztin, P. Kyle, C. Lavalle, T. Lenton, J. Liu, P. Meiyappan, A. Popp, T. Powell, R. D. Sands, R. Schaldach, E. Stehfest, J. Steinbuks, A. Tabeau, H. van Meijl, M. A. Wise and M. D.A. Rounsevell. 2017. "Assessing Uncertainties in Land Cover Projections," Global Change Biology, 23(1), pp. 767-781. Download

T.W. Hertel, J. Steinbuks and W. Tyner. 2016. "What is the Social Value of Second Generation Biofuels?" Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, 38(4), pp. 599-617. Download. Download Working Paper

J. Steinbuks and T.W. Hertel. 2016. "Confronting the Food-Energy-Environment Trilemma: Global Land Use in the Long Run," Environmental and Resource Economics, 63(3), pp 545-570. Download. Download Accepted Manuscript

J. Steinbuks. 2015. "Effects of Prepayment Regulations on Termination of Subprime Mortgages." Journal of Banking and Finance, 59, pp. 445–456. Download.

J. Steinbuks and B. Narayanan. 2015. "Fossil Fuel Producing Economies Have Greater Potential for Industrial Interfuel Substitution," Energy Economics, 47, pp. 168–177. Download. Download Working Paper

J. Steinbuks and K. Neuhoff. 2014. "Assessing Energy Price Induced Improvements in Efficiency of Capital in OECD Manufacturing Industries," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 68(2), pp. 340–356. Download. Download Working Paper

J. Steinbuks and G. Elliehausen. 2014. "The Economic Effects of Legal Restrictions on High-Cost Mortgages," Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 49(1), pp. 47-72. Download. Download Working Paper

T. Hertel, J.Steinbuks, and U. Baldos. 2013. "Competition for Land in the Global Bioeconomy," Agricultural Economics, 44(s1), pp. 129-138. Download. Download Working Paper

C. Desai, G. Elliehausen, and J. Steinbuks. 2013. "Effects of Bankruptcy Asset Exemptions and Foreclosure Laws on Mortgage Default and Foreclosure Rates," Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 47(3), pp. 391-415. Download. Download Working Paper

J. Steinbuks and T.W. Hertel. 2013. "Energy Prices Will Play an Important Role in Determining Global Land Use in the 21st Century," Environmental Research Letters 8(1), article 014014. Download.

J. Steinbuks. 2012. "Firms' Investment under Financial and Infrastructure Constraints: Evidence from In-House Generation in Sub-Saharan Africa," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Vol. 12: Iss. 1 (Topics), article 46. Download. Download Working Paper

J. Steinbuks. 2012. "Interfuel Substitution and Energy Use in the UK Manufacturing Sector," Energy Journal, 33(1), pp. 1-29. Download. Download Working Paper

J. Steinbuks and V. Foster. 2010. "When Do Firms Generate? Evidence on In-House Electricity Supply in Africa," Energy Economics, 32(3), pp. 505-514. Download. Download Working Paper

G. Elliehausen, M. Staten, and J. Steinbuks. 2008. "The Effect of Prepayment Penalties on the Pricing of Subprime Mortgages," Journal of Economics and Business, 60(1-2), pp. 33-46. Download

Chapters in Edited Volumes

J. Steinbuks and G. Timilsina. 2014. "Land-Use Change and Food Supply" in The Impacts of Biofuels on the Economy, Environment, and Poverty: A Global Perspective, edited by G. Timilsina and D. Zilberman, Springer

J. Steinbuks. 2011. "Review of Recent Developments in Economic Modelling of Energy Demand" in The Future of Electricity Demand: Customers, Citizens and Loads, edited by T. Jamasb and M. Pollitt, Cambridge University Press.

Working Papers Under Review (Most Recent Drafts)

J. Steinbuks. Assessing the Accuracy of Electricity Demand Forecasts in Developing Countries. World Bank Policy Research Paper 7974. Download

M. Hyland and J. Steinbuks. Capital Adjustment and the Optimal Fuel Choice. World Bank Policy Research Paper 7857. Download

Y. Cai, H. Selod, and J. Steinbuks. Urbanization and Property Rights. World Bank Policy Research Paper 7486. Download

Y. Cai, J. Steinbuks, J. Elliott and T. Hertel. "The Effect of Climate and Technological Uncertainty in Crop Yields on the Optimal Path of Global Land Use." World Bank Policy Research Paper 7009. Download

Permanent Working Papers

J. Steinbuks and T. Hertel. 2013. "Forest, Agriculture, and Biofuels in a Land use model with Environmental services (FABLE)." GTAP Working Paper No. 71. Download

J. Steinbuks and K. Neuhoff. 2010. "Operational and Investment Response to Energy Prices in the OECD Manufacturing Sector." Cambridge Working Paper in Economics 1015. Download

J. Steinbuks, A. Meshreky, and K. Neuhoff. 2009. "The Effect of Energy Prices on Operation and Investment in OECD Countries: Evidence from Vintage Capital Model." Cambridge Working Paper in Economics 0933. Download

G. Elliehausen, M. Staten, and J. Steinbuks. 2006. "The Effects of State Predatory Lending Laws on the Availability of Subprime Mortgage Credit." FSRP Monograph 38, George Washington University. Download

Work in Progress

A. Golub, Y. Cai, J. Steinbuks and T. Hertel. The Optimal Allocation of the World’s Land Resource Base in the Presence of Energy Price Uncertainty.

F. Perez-Sebastian and J. Steinbuks. Public Infrastructure, Firm Size, and the Structural Transformation.

G. Sharafutdinova and J. Steinbuks. Politics of Federal Transfers: Which Regions in Russia Win and Why?

J. Steinbuks. Economic and Environmental Impact of Large Scale Hydro Dams.

Y. Cai, H. Selod, and J. Steinbuks. Urbanization and Climate Change.

A. Golub, J. Steinbuks, and M. Toman. Capital Adjustment, Technology Choice, and the Optimal Timing of Climate Policy.

M. Blimpo, S. McRae, and J. Steinbuks. Structural Analysis of Electricity Access Charges in Sub-Saharan Africa.