Emanuele Massetti, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Member Of:
  • School of Public Policy
  • Climate and Energy Policy Laboratory
Office Location:
DM Smith 202

Emanuele Massetti is Assistant Professor at the School of Public Policy of the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he teaches Introduction to Statistics (undergraduate), Environmental Economics (graduate) and Cost-Benefit Analysis (graduate and undergraduate).

Emanuele is a CESifo Research Network Affiliate, an Associate REsearcher at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) and Affiliate Researcher at the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC).

Before joining Georgia Tech Emanuele was Senior Researcher at the Sustainable Development Unit of Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM).

He holds a PhD in Economics from Catholic University of Milan, a MSc in Economics from University College London and a MA in Economics from Brown University. In 2011-2013 Emanuele was Postdoctoral Fellow at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.

His main research interests are in Environmental, Energy and Agricultural Economics and he is one of the authors of WITCH, an Integrated Assessment Model to study optimal climate mitigation policies. His research work now focuses on methods to estimate impacts of and adaptation to climate change.

Emanuele has worked as consultant for the EBRD, the OECD, the UNDP and the UNEP. In 2011-2014 he was Lead Author for the Working Group III of the Fifth Assessment Report of the IPCC.


  • PhD, Catholic University of Milan, Economics