Seminar Kleinman Center Event

Energy Economics and Finance Seminar


Brigitte Roth Tran
Economist, Sustainable Growth Research, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco


Kleinman Center Classroom
Fisher Fine Arts Building, Room 306
Getting Here

Event Summary

The seminar series in Energy Economics & Finance (EEF) is jointly organized by Wharton’s Business Economics and Public Policy Department, the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy, and Wharton’s Business, Climate and Environment Lab. The scope of the seminar includes regulation and policy papers. The scope of the seminar also includes environmental and transportation issues, as long as there is a connection with energy. Sessions are biweekly on Mondays from 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Snacks, beer, and wine will be served after the seminar!

For Fall 2023, the seminar will be held in-person in the Kleinman Center Classroom (Fisher Fine Arts Building Room 306). We have a strong preference for in-person seminar attendance***, but if you are unable to make a certain session or are not based on Penn’s campus, please reach out to Dhivya Kaushik (email below) to get access to the Zoom link.

Find and add a Google Calendar version of the schedule on the BEPP seminar page.

To sign up for the seminar, please send your name, email, and affiliation to Dhivya Kaushik:


Brigitte Roth Tran

Economist, SF Fed Reserve
Brigitte Roth Tran is an Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, where she studies economic impacts of climate risks.

Fall 2023 Seminar Schedule
  • 9/25: Brigitte Roth Tran, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • 10/16: Johannes Gessner, University of Pennsylvania
  • 10/23: Zack Miller, University of Missouri
  • 11/6: Thom Covert, University of Chicago
  • 12/4: Belinda Archibong, Columbia University