White Papers


Indian Muslims in the Crosshairs: The BJP and Its Anti-Beef Crusade

Harrison Akins, September 2018

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Using Agent-Based Computational Economics to Understand the Evolution of the Electric Grid in Response to Increased Penetration of Distributed Solar Generation

Charles Sims, Islam El-adaway, Mohamed S. Eid, Yinan Liu, February 2018

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Reconciling Methods for Measuring U.S. Oil Dependence Costs

Charles Sims, February 2018

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The Impact of Increased Fuel Economy for Light-Duty Vehicles on the Distribution of Income in the U.S.: A Retrospective and Prospective Analysis

David L. Greene, Jilleah G. Welch, March 2017

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Estimating the Benefits of Fuel Economy Information: An Analysis, Update and Recommendations for Enhancing ORNL’s Methodology

David L. Greene, Jilleah G. Welch, March 2017

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Why Is Energy Efficiency Such a Hard Sell

October 31, 2016, Bongkyun Kim and Charles Sims

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*Economic Potential of South Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness

19 June 2015, Charles Sims, Rebecca J. Davis, Bongkyun Kim

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U.S. Oil Dependence 2014: Is Energy Independence in Sight?

11 June 2015, David L. Greene, Changzheng Liu

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Alternative Transportation Refueling Infrastructure in the U.S. 2014: Status and Challenges

2 April 2015, David L. Greene

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Transitioning to Electric Vehicles: Public Policy Implications of Uncertainty, Network Externalities, Tipping Points and Imperfect Markets

23 January 2014, David L. Greene, Sangsoo Park, Changzheng Liu

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Technical Review of Clean Cities’ Electric Vehicle Community Readiness Projects

6 November 2013, Brian C. Langford, Christopher R. Cherry

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Analyzing the Transition to Electric Drive in California

12 June 2013, David L. Greene, Sangsoo Park, Changzheng Liu

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The Water Energy Nexus in East Tennessee

1 May 2013, Carol Harden

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Base-load Electricity from Natural Gas and Nuclear Power: The Role of Federal and State Policy

5 March 2013, Mary R. English

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OPEC and the Costs to the U.S. Economy of Oil Dependence: 1970-2010

14 February 2013, David L. Greene, Roderick S. Lee, Janet L. Hopson

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