Tatyana Deryugina (Twitter: @TDeryugina)

Working Papers

Firm-Level Financial Resources and Environmental Spills (with Jonathan Cohn). Under review.

Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina (with David Molitor, NBER Working Paper 24822). Under review.

The Effect of Pollution on Health and Health Care Utilization: Evidence from Changes in Wind Direction (with Garth Heutel, Nolan Miller, David Molitor, and Julian Reif, NBER Working Paper 22796). Revision requested, American Economic Review. Online Appendix

The Long-Run Dynamics of Electricity Demand: Evidence from Municipal Aggregation (with Alex MacKay and Julian Reif, NBER Working Paper 23483). Revision requested, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

The Marginal Product of Climate (with Solomon Hsiang, NBER Working Paper 24072).

Press coverage (including earlier version): Associated Press, Bangor Daily News, Boston Globe, CBS Boston, The Cheat Sheet,International Business Times, Vox, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post



Accepted and published articles

The Distributional Effects of Building Energy Codes (with Chris Bruegge and Erica Myers, NBER Working Paper 24211). Accepted, Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.

The Economic Impact of Hurricane Katrina on Its Victims: Evidence from Individual Tax Returns (with Laura Kawano and Steven Levitt). 2018. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 10(2). Online Appendix. Published version.

Press coverage: Atlantic, Bloomberg, The New Orleans Advocate, Washington Post

Does the Samaritan's Dilemma Matter? Evidence from U.S. Agriculture (with Barrett Kirwan). 2018. Economic Inquiry, 56(2).

Impacts of Crop Insurance on Water Withdrawals for Irrigation (with Megan Konar). 2017. Advances in Water Resources, 110. (top-ranked journal in water resources).

The Fiscal Cost of Hurricanes: Disaster Aid Versus Social Insurance. 2017. American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 9(3).

Press coverage: AEA Highlights, The Atlantic, The Gainsville Sun, Washington Post

The Effect of Information Provision on Public Consensus About Climate Change (with Olga Shurchkov). 2016. PLoS ONE.

Now You See It, Now You Don't: the Vanishing Beauty Premium (with Olga Shurchkov). 2015. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 116:331-345.  Online Appendix. Published version.

Does Beauty Matter in Undergraduate Education?  (with Olga Shurchkov). 2015.  Economic Inquiry, 53(2): 940-961. Online AppendixPublished version.

How Do People Update? The Effects of Local Weather Fluctuations on Beliefs About Global Warming. 2013. Climatic Change, 118(2): 397-416. Online Appendix. Published version.

Press coverage: Washington Post.


Non peer-reviewed publications

Crop insurance is good for farmers, but not always for the environment (with Don Fullerton, Megan Konar, and Julian Reif). 2018. The Conversation.

Does crop insurance impact water use? (with Don Fullerton, Megan Konar, and Julian Reif). 2018. Institute of Government & Public Affairs Report.

Preparing for Climate Change in Illinois: An Overview of Anticipated Impacts (with Kathy Baylis, Don Fullerton, Megan Konar, and Julian Reif). 2015. Institute of Government & Public Affairs Report.


Work in progress

The Wind's Fatal Blow: the Effect of Transported Air Pollution on Infant and Adult Mortality (with Julian Reif, Nicole Riemer, and Matthew West, preliminary draft available upon request)

Do Causes Crowd Each Other Out? Evidence From Tornado Strikes (with Benjamin Marx)

How Easy is it to Adapt? Evidence from Peru (with Jonathan Colmer)