Environmental Policy Lab

PRCEE-Duke Kunshan Joint Laboratory on Quantitative Environmental Policy Analysis

The Policy Research Center for Environment and Economy (PRCEE), Ministry of Environmental Protection, P. R. China and Duke Kunshan has established the “PRCEE-Duke Kunshan Joint Laboratory on Quantitative Environmental Policy Analysis” (“the Lab”). The Lab will facilitate collaboration in the field of cost-benefit analysis of environmental policy and feasible activities. Such cooperation may include:

  1. Information exchange and dialogue in the field of quantitative environmental policy analysis.
  2. Advancing analysis of the following three policy challenges:
    1. Design of cost-benefit analysis tools for environmental policy in the China context;
    2. Identification of key cases in Chinese environmental policy to conduct cost-benefit analysis;
    3. Reviewing the methods and practice of cost-benefit analysis and developing implementation guidance.
  3. Developing executive training programs in the field of quantitative environmental policy analysis at Duke Kunshan.
  4. Enhancing strategic cooperation in the field of quantitative environmental policy analysis.