Economics serving society
Katrin Millock

Katrin Millock

PSE Professor

Senior Research Fellow CNRS

Campus Jourdan – 48 Boulevard Jourdan 75014 Paris

4th floor, office 20

Phone +33(0)1 80 52 17 86

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  • Environmental Economics & Natural resources in developing countries
  • Trade/Migration and development
  • Climate Change Economics
  • Energy Transition
  • Green Taxation

Research projects and grants




"Flood risk and information policy", Paris School of Economics seed grant,

with Edwige Dubos-Paillard and Emmanuelle Lavaine.


Participant in the GREEN-WIN project, financed by the European Commission Horizon 2020 Programme (PI for PSE: Antoine Mandel), 2015-2018.

Related publication (own publications only):

"Accelerating Diffusion of Climate-Friendly Technologies: A Network Approach" (with Solmaria Halleck Vega and Antoine Mandel), Ecological Economics 152, 235-245, 2018.


"Household Behaviour and Environmental Policy", OECD, 2012-2013.

Related publications:

"Greening Household Behaviour and Food", OECD Environment Working Papers No. 75, OECD Publishing 2014.

"Household Behaviour and Food Consumption", In Greening Household Behaviour: Overview from the 2011 Survey, OECD Studies on Environmental Policy and Household Behaviour, OECD Publishing, 2013, pp. 183-217 (with Céline Nauges).


"Migration and Environment", ANR (The French National Research Agency: contract ANR-09-JCJC-0127 ), Principal Investigator,

with Denis Claude, Fabio Mariani, Mathilde Maurel, Eric Strobl and Marie-Anne Valfort, 2010-2013.

Related publications (own publications only):

"Migration and Environment", Annual Review of Resource Economics 7, 35-60, 2015.

"Climate Variability and Inter-State Migration in India", CESifo Economic Studies 63(4), 560-594, 2017 (with Ingrid Dallmann).

"Migration as an Adaptation Strategy to Weather Variability: An Instrumental Variables Probit Analysis", with Yonas Alem and Mathilde Maurel. In Adaptation to Climate Change in Sub Saharan Africa, edited by P. Berck and S. Di Falco, Environment for Development and RFF Press, 2018.


"Etude relative à la comparaison d’instruments économiques en vue de réduire les émissions de NOx et de SO2 - Comparison of Economic Instruments to Reduce NOx and SO2 Emissions", Final Report prepared for the French Ministry of Environment, 157 p.

(with SOGREAH, Adamas and LERNA), December 2010.


"Analyse des déterminants des émissions atmosphériques d’oxydes d’azote et des facteurs d’investissement en dépollution dans le secteur de la cimenterie en France – An Analysis of the Determinants of Atmospheric NOx Emissions and Abatement Investments in the French Cement Industry", Final Report prepared for INERIS

(with Céline Nauges and Alban Thomas), February 2010.


"Household Behaviour and Environmental Policy", OECD

 (PI for the CNRS, with LERNA and University of Rouen), 2008-2009.

Related publications:

"What are Households Willing to Pay for Better Tap Water Quality? A Cross-Country Valuation Study", FEEM Working Paper 24.2014 (with Olivier Beaumais, Anne Briand and Céline Nauges). 

"Household Adoption of Water-Efficient Equipment: The Role of Socio-economic Factors, Environmental Attitudes and Policy", Environmental and Resource Economics 46(4), 539-565, 2010 (with Céline Nauges).

Greening Household Behaviour: the Role of Public Policy, OECD Publishing, 2011. Co-author with O. Beaumais, A. Briand and C. Nauges of one of the technical reports that served as main input.


"Régulation de la pollution atmosphérique : Analyse théorique des instruments économiques et expériences empiriques comparées", Aide à Projet Nouveau, CNRS, France

(Principal Investigator, with CIRED, INERIS, LERNA and Gothenburg University), 2001-2003.

Related publications:

"Ex Post Evaluation of an Earmarked Tax on Air Pollution", Land Economics 82(1), 68-84, 2006 (with Céline Nauges).

"Environmental Taxes: A Comparison of French and Swedish Experience from Taxes on Industrial Air Pollution". CESifo DICE Report - Journal for Institutional Comparisons 2(1), 30-34, Spring 2004 (with Céline Nauges and Thomas Sterner).

"NOx Emissions in France and Sweden: Advanced Fee Schemes versus Regulation", In Choosing Environmental Policy: Comparing Instruments and Outcomes in the United States and Europe, edited by W. Harrington, R.D. Morgenstern and T. Sterner, RFF Press, 2004, pp. 117-132 (with Thomas Sterner).


"Consumer Demand for Organic Foods: Domestic and Foreign Market Perspectives", financed by the Danish Agricultural Research Center for Organic Farming - DARCOF

(with AKF and the University of Copenhagen, Principal Investigator: Mette Wier), 2000-2004.

Related publications:

"The Character of Demand in Mature Organic Food Markets: Great Britain and Denmark Compared", Food Policy 33(5), 406-421, 2008 (with Mette Wier, Katherine O’Doherty Jensen and Laura M. Andersen).

"Information Provision, Consumer Perceptions and Values – the Case of Organic Foods", In Environment, Information and Consumer Behaviour, edited by C. Russell and S. Krarup, New Horizons in Environmental Economics series, Edward Elgar, 2005, pp. 161-178 (with Mette Wier and Laura M. Andersen).

"Consumer Preferences for Organic Foods", In Organic Agriculture: Sustainability, Markets and Policies, OECD and CABI Publishing, 2003, pp. 257-271 (with Mette Wier, Lars G. Hansen and Laura M. Andersen).