Matt Magnusson - Senior Research Scientist - CSNE
Matt Magnusson is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire's Whittemore School of Business and Economics with a Masters of Business Administration.
He currently is earning his Ph.D. in Natural Resources and Environmental Studies at the University.
has worked with Professor Gittell to provide analysis on the economic impacts of several different public policy initiatives in the state of New Hampshire, including the Renewal Portfolio Standard (RPS) and the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) for the New Hampshire Department of Environment and Services
Their analysis of these policies proposed by the NH DES
has been influential in the passage of NH state laws implementing those policies.
Research performed in the last year includes "New Hampshire's Green Economy and Industries: Current Employment and Future Opportunities" performed for the Rockingham Economic Development Committee
(REDC), "Economic Impact of Granite Reliable Power Wind Power Project in Coos County, New Hampshire" performed for Noble Environmental Power, LLC
and the economic analysis of policies proposed in "The New Hampshire Climate Action Plan" performed for the NH Climate Change Task Force
Matt is a member of the United States Association for Energy Economics and recently presented a paper on RGGI at their 28th annual conference.