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Justin Caron

Associate Professor,  Department of Applied Economics

Justin Caron

Contact information

HEC Montréal
3000, chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
Montréal (Québec)
Canada H3T 2A7

Email : justin.caron@hec.ca
Phone : 514 340-6293
Secretary: 514 340-6463
Fax : 514 340-6469
Office : 4.157

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Other title(s)

  • Forthcoming


  • Ph.D. (Economics), ETH Zürich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)
  • M.Sc. (Economics), University of Lausanne (HEC Lausanne)


  • Energy and environmental economics
  • International trade economics

Current research

  • Forthcoming

This publication selection covers the last five years.


Journal articles (7)

BA, Aïssatou, CARON, Justin, PINEAU, Pierre-Olivier; « More transmission or more storage? Decarbonization in the context of hydro-rich Northeastern North America », The Electricity Journal, vol. 37, no 2, 2024, p. 1-17.

CARON, Justin, FALLY, Thibault; « Per Capita Income, Consumption Patterns, and CO2 Emissions », Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 9, no 2, 2022, p. 235-271.

JAKOB, Michael, AFIONIS, Stavros, ÅHMAN, Max, ANTOCI, Angelo, ARENS, Marlene, ASCENSÃO, Fernando, VAN ASSELT, Harro, BAUMERT, Nicolai, BORGHESI, Simone, BRUNEL, Claire, CARON, Justin, COSBEY, Aaron, DRÖGE, Susanne, EVANS, Alecia, IANNUCCI, Gianluca, JIBORN, Magnus, KANDER, Astrid, KULIONIS, Viktoras, LEVINSON, Arik, DE MELO, Jaime, MOERENHOUT, Tom, MONTI, Alessandro, PANEZI, Maria, QUIRION, Philippe, SAGER, Lutz, SAKAI, Marco, SESMERO, Juan, SOLLEDER, Jean-Marc, SODINI, Mauro, VERKUIJL, Cleo, VOGL, Valentin, WENZ, Leonie, WILLNER, Sven; « How trade policy can support the climate agenda: Ensure open markets for clean technologies and products », Science, vol. 376, no 6600, 2022, p. 1401-1403.

CARON, Justin, FALLY, Thibault, MARKUSEN, James R.; « Per Capita Income and the Demand for Skills », Journal of International Economics, vol. 123, 2020, p. 1-18.

ZHANG, Da, CARON, Justin, WINCHESTER, Niven; « Sectoral Aggregation Error in the Accounting of Energy and Emissions Embodied in Trade and Consumption », Journal of Industrial Ecology, vol. 23, no 2, 2019, p. 402-411.

COHEN, Stuart, CARON, Justin; « The economic impacts of high wind penetration scenarios in the United States », Energy Economics, vol. 76, 2018, p. 558-573.

HODSON, Elke, BROWN, Maxwell, COHEN, Stuart, SHOWALTER, Sharon, WISE, Marshall, WOOD, Frances, CARON, Justin, FEIJOO, Felipe, IYER, Gokul, CLEARY, Kathryne; « U.S. energy sector impacts of technology innovation, fuel price, and electric sector CO2 policy: Results from the EMF 32 model intercomparison study », Energy Economics, vol. 73, 2018, p. 352-370.


Book chapters (1)

CARON, Justin; « Empirical evidence and projections of carbon leakage: some, but not too much, probably », Handbook on Trade Policy and Climate Change, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2022, p. 58-74.

This selection of supervision activities covers the last five years.


Supervised project supervision – MSc in Management (1)

Étude du risque de l'impact financier des changements climatiques sur un échantillon du portefeuille d'un investisseur institutionnel , by Kim Bérard
September 2020