Massimo Tavoni is the Director of EIEE.
He is also associate professor at the School of Management of Politecnico di Milano. He coordinated the Climate Change Mitigation programme at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) between 2015 and 2018.He has been fellow at the Center for Advanced Studies in Behavioural Sciences at Stanford University, and post doctoral fellow at Princeton University. His research is about climate change mitigation policies, and has appeared in major scientific journals.
He is a lead author of the IPCC (5th and 6th assessment reports), co-directs of the International Energy Workshop and was deputy editor for the journal ‘Climatic Change’. He is a recipient of a grant from the European Research Council (ERC). He has advised several international institutions on climate change matters, including the OECD, the Asian Development Bank, the World Bank.
- The role of the discount rate for emission pathways and negative emissions
- Connecting climate action with other Sustainable Development Goals
- An inter-model assessment of the role of direct air capture in deep mitigation pathways
- Bearing the Cost of Stored Carbon Leakage
- Exploration of the Interactions between Mitigation and Solar Radiation Management in Cooperative and Non-Cooperative International Governance Settings
- Country-level Social Cost of Carbon
- Residual fossil CO2 emissions in 1.5-2°C pathways
- Scenarios towards limiting global-mean temperature increase below 1.5°C
- Directed Technological Change and Energy Efficiency Improvements
- Limited climate benefits from fuel subsidy removal except in energy exporting regions