C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell in the news

  • Professor Lin Lawell and #Cornell students examine possible consequences of incentive-based programs for agricultural groundwater conservation. #EconTwitter #CornellDyson, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 15 September 2019.
  • Years of drought have parched #California's vast agricultural lands, prompting higher water costs. #CornellDyson researchers have a solution to coordinate water use @CornellNews, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 13 September 2019.
  • Four #CornellDyson faculty members received @AtkinsonCenter Academic Venture Fund Awards to support their studies that address global sustainability challenges, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 25 August 2019.
  • Get to know Associate Professor Cynthia Lin Lawell!, The Dyson School on Instagram @thedysonschool, 26 July 2019.
  • "I am the most proud when my students and former students are happy and successful." Learn more about Associate Professor Cynthia Lin Lawell, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 26 July 2019.
  • Professor Lin Lawell and #Cornell students examine possible consequences of incentive-based programs for agricultural groundwater conservation, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 21 July 2019.
  • Years of drought have parched #California's vast agricultural lands, prompting higher water costs. #CornellDyson researchers have a solution to coordinate water use. @CornellNews, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 6 July 2019.
  • Atkinson Academic Venture Fund awards $1.3M to 10 projects, Cornell Chronicle, 31 May 2019.
  • Does investment in public transit decrease traffic congestion? Professor Lawell estimates the effect of public transit investment on the demand for automobile #transportation, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 31 May 2019.
  • A study from #CornellDyson's Shuyang Si and Professor Lawell took all of #China's #energy policies into account and estimated the overall effect of the policies together, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 19 May 2019.
  • Years of drought have parched #California's vast agricultural lands, prompting higher water costs. #CornellDyson researchers have a solution to coordinate water use, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 17 May 2019.
  • Professor Lin Lawell and #Cornell students examine possible perverse consequences of incentive-based programs for agricultural groundwater conservation. #EconTwitter #CornellDyson, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 15 May 2019.
  • Research Recap: Can groundwater conservation policies have unintended consequences?, Dyson Business Feed, 9 May 2019.
  • A fresh look at #China’s energy policy shows mixed results?http://bit.ly/2tscuWc New Study from #CornellDyson doctoral student Shuyang Si, and Associate Professor C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 15 April 2019.
  • Years of drought have parched #California's vast agricultural lands, prompting higher water costs. #CornellDyson researchers have a solution to coordinate water use, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 31 March 2019.
  • A study from #CornellDyson's Shuyang Si and Professor C. Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell finds that not all Chinese energy policies are effective, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 9 March 2019.
  • In honor of #InternationalWomensDay, #CornellDyson women reflected on their careers and shared some lessons they learned along the way, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 8 March 2019.
  • Celebrating International Women’s Day: Career advice and lessons learned along the way, Dyson Business Feed, 7 March 2019.
  • Not all China energy policies are effective, study finds, The Cornell Daily Sun, 5 March 2019.
  • A fresh look at #China’s energy policy shows mixed results ... New Study from doctoral student Shuyang Si, and Associate Professor C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 19 February 2019.
  • A fresh look at China’s energy policy shows mixed results, Cornell Chronicle, 14 February 2019.
  • Cynthia Lawell's new paper tackles an important question-Does investment in public transit decrease traffic congestion? Most empirical evidence suggests the answer in NO. A related important question is whether investments in public transit should be coupled with pricing of roads, Antonio M. Bento on Twitter @amb396, 18 January 2019.
  • Years of drought have parched California's vast agricultural lands, prompting higher water costs. #CornellDyson researchers have a solution to coordinate water use, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 14 January 2019.
  • Coordinated water management offers farms a significant payoff when crop prices are high, according to a new study co-authored by Atkinson Fellow C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell, Atkinson at Cornell on Twitter @AtkinsonCenter, 10 January 2019.
  • The shape of #water: When agricultural water management pays off, Cornell Chronicle on Twitter @CornellNews, 9 January 2019.
  • The shape of water: When ag water management pays off, Newswise, 9 January 2019.
  • Does investment in public transit decrease traffic congestion?, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 9 January 2019.
  • The shape of water: When ag water management pays off, Cornell Chronicle, 8 January 2019.
  • Professor Lawell estimates the effect of past public transit investment on the demand for automobile #transportation, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 8 November 2018.
  • In a recent paper, co-author Professor Cynthia Lin Lawell estimates the effect of past public transit investment on the demand for automobile transportation, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 10 September 2018.
  • Research Recap: Does investment in public transit decrease traffic congestion?, Dyson Business Feed, 15 August 2018.
  • Knowledge Matters fellow and Associate Professor, C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell, produced a video that highlights research in a paper she wrote about the effects of driving restrictions on air quality, Cornell Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management on LinkedIn, 31 May 2018.
  • Faculty uses new formats to convey research, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 31 May 2018.
  • @CornellDyson Prof Cynthia Lin Lawell produced a video highlighting research about the effects of driving restrictions on air quality, Janice Endresen on Twitter @JSEditor, 24 May 2018.
  • Faculty uses new formats -- including comics -- to convey research, Cornell Chronicle, 22 May 2018.
  • Small grants fire up new research in the social sciences, Cornell Chronicle, 18 May 2018.
  • Now Cynthia Lin Lawell, with a structural model of actors in the petroleum market. Simulation results include that expanding OPEC helps producers and hurts consumers, and that banning mergers hurts non-OPEC firms, Sarah Jacobson on Twitter @SarahJacobsonEc, 18 May 2018.
  • Research with Impact: Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, 2017 Edition, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, April 2018.
  • Congratulations to the 22 @cornell faculty members, spanning across 14 departments, who recently received an ISS Small Grant!, ISS Cornell on Twitter @isscornell, 5 April 2018.
  • Research finds evidence that energy efficiency improvements in #China are being offset by increased consumption, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 24 March 2018.
  • How is Cornell’s Dyson School celebrating International Women’s Day?, 14850 Magazine, 9 March 2018.
  • We're not just breaking the glass ceiling. We're shattering it. #InternationalWomensDay, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 8 March 2018.
  • “#CornellDyson associate professor C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell critically examines the @EPA's Renewable Fuel Standard (#RFS) and makes recommendations for future policy, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 5 March 2018.
  • Research Recap: Funding research rather than mandating consumption might be a more effective method for renewable fuel policy, Dyson Business Feed, 20 February 2018.
  • Biofuels, the Renewable Fuel Standard, and the farm bill, American Enterprise Institute, 6 December 2017.
  • Forget RFS, Pollution Tax or Cap-and-Trade Key to Tackling Air Pollution, Department of Energy (DOE) Science News Source, 17 November 2017.
  • Meet the newest #CornellDyson faculty members, David Wooten and Cynthia Lin Lawell?http://bit.ly/2yG35i6, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 14 November 2017.
  • Forget RFS, pollution tax or cap-and-trade key to tackling air pollution, Cornell University Media Relations Office, 17 November 2017.
  • What’s the latest in development economics research?, World Bank Development Impact Blog, 8 November 2017.
  • Research Recap: Possible unintended consequences of energy efficiency improvements, Dyson Business Feed, 20 October 2017.
  • Join us Friday @coschoolofmines for a #MinesEB seminar with Cynthia Lin Lawell. Free and open to the public; food and drinks served, Mines Econ/Business on Twitter @MinesEconBus, 18 October 2017.
  • MEET THE FACULTY -> Cynthia Lin Lawell is an associate professor & environmental, energy, & resource economics chair: http://bit.ly/2wlUIWZ, Cornell Dyson on Twitter @DysonSchool, 6 September 2017.
  • Meet the faculty: C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, August 2017.
  • Meet the faculty: C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell, Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, 23 August 2017.
  • Cynthia Lin Lawell awarded Bacon Lectureship Honorable Mention, Cornell University Think-tank for Resources, Energy, and the Environment: Science and Policy-related Economic Analysis and Research (TREESPEAR), August 2017.
  • People Section: Cornell University, The Exchange, 39 (17), 3. Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA), August 2017.
  • Cynthia Lin Lawell awarded Harvard University Stone Fellow Award, Cornell University Dynamics, Economics, Econometrics, Policy, and Games: Rigorous Environmental, Energy, Natural Resource, Agriculture, and Development Analysis and Research (DEEP-GREEN-RADAR), August 2017.
  • Cynthia Lin Lawell to join faculty at Cornell University, Harvard Environmental Economics Program, 26 May 2017.
  • Cynthia Lin Lawell to join Dyson faculty, Inside Dyson, April 2017.
  • Commentary: Underground overwatering no assurance of security, The Porterville Recorder, 17 April 2017.
  • Ag at large: Underground overwatering no security assurance, Western Farm Press, 24 March 2017.
  • C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell wins award for economics of groundwater management, UC-Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics, 17 February 2017.
  • For more on this study, see Cynthia Lin Lawell's News & Views article: http://go.nature.com/2i9Faez, Nature Energy on Twitter @NatureEnergyJnl, 9 January 2017.
  • Bringing back the jobs, National Affairs, 26 August 2016.
  • Ferraro: Water conservation efforts may backfire, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 13 August 2016.
  • When conservation efforts end up using more water, Bloomberg View, 2 August 2016.
  • The jam in Delhi’s traffic experiment, The Hindu, 28 December 2015.
  • Volkswagen’s punishment: Fix our infrastructure, The Century Foundation, 25 September 2015.
  • Parisians will try car-free Sunday as run-up to hosting climate talks, ClimateWire, 9 September 2015.
  • The unintended consequences of subsidized irrigation conservation, Chicago Policy Review, 25 June 2015.
  • Students present food security research, Davis Enterprise, 5 December 2014.
  • Five myths about California’s drought, Washington Post, 29 August 2014.
  • Name droppers, Davis Enterprise, 4 July 2014.
  • UC Davis research assistant awarded Chevron Energy Fellowship, UC-Davis Institute of Transportation Studies, June 2014.
  • Odd odd-number experiment has odd consequences. What are the odds?, Institute for Research in Economic and Fiscal Issues, 27 March 2014.
  • A report on the economics of California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard and cost containment mechanisms, Resources for the Future Library Blog, 2 January 2014.
  • UC Davis report finds LCFS compliance costs may rise rapidly; recommends offsetting measures, Green Car Congress, 30 December 2013.
  • UC Davis report addresses compliance costs of California's LCFS, Biodiesel Magazine, 30 December 2013.
  • Report addresses compliance costs of California's LCFS, Biomass Magazine, 27 December 2013.
  • Report addresses compliance costs of California's LCFS, Ethanol Producer Magazine, 27 December 2013.
  • Big changes in California LCFS are called for in a new report, The Barrel, Platts, 19 November 2013.
  • UC Davis report examines economics of LCFS, cost containment mechanisms, UC-Davis Institute of Transportation Studies, November 2013.
  • Whiskey is for drinking; water is for fighting, AgChallenge2050, Farm Foundation, 26 July 2013.
  • Farmers are exploiting conservation subsidies to use more water, not less, ThinkProgress, 10 June 2013.
  • Farm subsidies leading to more water use, New York Times, 6 June 2013.
  • Programs to reduce ag's water use must be strengthened, not cut, AgMag BLOG, Environmental Working Group, 28 May 2013.
  • Wells dry, fertile plains turn to dust, New York Times, 19 May 2013.
  • Profile: C.-Y. Cynthia Lin, 2011 Hellman Fellow, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis, Hellman Fellows Program 2011 Annual Report, Dec. 2012.
  • Sex, lies and natural disasters, The Guardian, 27 Jan. 2012.
  • Climbing gas prices, Insight, Capital Public Radio, 5 March 2012.
  • Research leader focus, STEPS Newsletter, Nov. 2009, p.4.
  • ARE Faculty Profile: C.-Y. Cynthia Lin, Agricultural and Resource Economics Update, 12 (4), Mar./Apr. 2009.
  • Chiang names new economic advisory council, Press release, 27 Apr. 2007.
  • Dutch energy company opens American branch in West Sacramento, The California Aggie, 9 Feb. 2007.
  • Academia boot camp, The Sacramento Bee, 3 Dec. 2006.
  • KSG faculty groups select recipients for Stone Prizes, Harvard University Gazette, 25 May 2006.
  • 64 seniors win top thesis honors, Harvard Crimson, 17 May 2000.
  • Phi Beta Kappa Junior 25 of the class of 2000 announced, Harvard University Gazette, 22 April 1999.
  • Phi Beta Kappa names class of 2000 honorees, Harvard Crimson, 20 April 1999.
  • New ways to look for work, Harvard Magazine, May-June 1998.