Charles Mason

Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. "Dave" True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming

Charles Mason is the H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics in the Department of Economics and Finance at the University of Wyoming. He is an internationally known scholar who specializes in Environmental and Resource Economics with over 60 publications in peer-reviewed journals. He served as the managing editor of the top international journal in the field of Environmental and Resource Economics, the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, from 2006 to 2011. He is currently an associate editor of the European Economic Review, co-editor of Economic Inquiry, co-editor of the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists and joint editor-in-chief of Strategic Behavior in the Environment. He earned a double B.A. in Economics and Mathematics in 1977 and a Ph.D. in Economics in 1983, all at the University of California at Berkeley. He is a non-resident fellow at Resources for the Future, and has been a visiting academic at the University of Cambridge (2003); the London School of Economics (2014); the University of Oxford (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012); the Venice International University, Ca’ Foscari (2013); and the Toulouse School of Economics (2013). He has been on the faculty at the University of Wyoming since 1982.

Past Appearances

Knowledge@Wharton: December 5, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Jason Farman (Associate Professor; Director of the Design Cultures & Creativity Program, University of Maryland, College Park), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), Jacqueline Weaver (A.A. White Professor of Law, University of Houston Law Center), Kent Smetters, William Black (Associate Professor of Economics and Law, The University of Missouri– Kansas City), and Eric Orts (Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics and Management; Director, Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership, Wharton) on the Wednesday, December 5, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Knowledge@Wharton: July 16, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Alissa Quart (Executive Editor; Author of “Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America”, The Economic Hardship Reporting Project), Edwin Melendez (Professor of Urban Affairs and Planning; Director of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College), Carla Minet (Jounralist and Executive Director, Center for Investigative Journalism, Puerto Rico), Victor Matheson (Sports Economist; Professor of Economics, Holy Cross), Robert Boland J.D. (Athletics Integrity Officer; CEO and Principal, Penn State University; Boland Sports Practice), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), and Robert Meyer (Professor, Co-Director of Wharton’s Risk Management and Decision Processes Center, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania) on the Monday, July 16, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Monday, July 16, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: May 8, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Divyansh Agarwal (MD/PhD Student, University of Pennsylvania), Prateek Agarwal (MD/MBA Student, The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania), Daniel Zhang (MD/PhD Student, University of Pennsylvania), Jeanne Bliss (Former Chief Consumer Officer), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), Brenda Shaffer (Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Energy Center), John Paul MacDuffie (Professor of Management; Director of the Program on Vehicle and Mobility Innovation (PVMI), the Wharton School; Wharton’s Mack Institute for Innovation Management), and Paul Eisenstein (Publisher and Editor) on the Tuesday, May 8, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Knowledge @Wharton: September 7, 2017

Host Dan Loney is joined by Robin Dreeke (Co-Author of “The Code of Trust: An American Counterintelligence Expert’s Five Rules to Lead and Succeed”; Former Director of the Counterintelligence Behavioral Analysis Program in the FBI), Cameron Stauth (Co-Author of “The Code of Trust: An American Counterintelligence Expert’s Five Rules to Lead and Succeed”), Ed Hirs (Energy Fellow, University of Houston), Patricia O’Connell (President, Aerten Consulting), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), Peter Conti-Brown (Assistant Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics, Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania), Sebastian Mallaby (Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics; Author of More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite, The Council of Foreign Relations), Krista Schwarz (Assistant Professor of Finance, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania), and Denise Dahlhoff (Research Director, Baker Retailing Center at the Wharton School) on the Thursday, September 7, 2017 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017

Knowledge @Wharton: May 16, 2017

Host Dan Loney is joined by Jesper Damberg (Junior, high school; Member of United World Capital Team, United World College RCN, Norway), Eric Barker (Author of “Barking up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success is (Mostly) Wrong”), Anne Trumbore (Senior Director, Wharton Online, Wharton), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), Matt Sigelman (CEO, Burning Glass Technologies), Diana Drake (Managing Editor, Knowledge@Wharton High School), and Jim Krane (Fellow for Energy Studies, James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Rice University) on the Tuesday, May 16, 2017 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Knowledge @Wharton: January 25, 2017

Host Dan Loney is joined by Leonard Sherman (Executive in Residence, Adjunct Professor of Marketing and Management, Columbia Business School), Catherine Moore (Adjunct Professor, Music Technology & Digital Media Program, University of Toronto Faculty of Music), Larry Miller (Clinical Associate Professor and Director, Music Business Program, NYU’s Steinhardt School of Music), Michelle Egan (Professor, School of International Service; Global Fellow, Wilson Center, American University), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), and Brendan O’Leary (The Lauder Professor of Political Science, The University of Pennsylvania) on the Wednesday, January 25, 2017 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Knowledge @Wharton: December 5, 2016

Host Dan Loney is joined by Bruce Hardy (Assistant Professor, School of Media and Communication, Temple University), Gemma Dipoppa (Italian Ph.D. Student, Comparative Politics, University of Pennsylvania), Andres Resendez (Professor; Historian; Author of “The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America”, University of California, Davis), Patrick DeHaan (Senior Petroleum Analyst – National, GasBuddy), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), and Brendan O’Leary (The Lauder Professor of Political Science, The University of Pennsylvania) on the Monday, December 5, 2016 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Monday, December 5, 2016

Knowledge @Wharton: October 31, 2016

Host Dan Loney is joined by Jonathan Zimmerman (Professor, Penn Graduate School of Education), Marc Levine (Chairman, Illinois State Board of Investment), Linda Black Elk (Secondary Science Ed Instructor; Ethnobotanist; Member of the Catawba Nation, Sitting Bull College), Philip Moeller (Financial Journalist; Author of “Get What’s Yours for Medicare: Maximize Your Coverage, Minimize Your Costs”), James Grijalva (Director, Northern Plains Indian Law Center and Tribal Environmental Law Project, University of North Dakota School of Law’), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), and Shaun Harper (Executive Director, Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education; Higher Education Professor, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education) on the Monday, October 31, 2016 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Monday, October 31, 2016

Knowledge @Wharton: October 4, 2016

Host Dan Loney is joined by Michelle Egan (Professor, School of International Service; Global Fellow, Wilson Center, American University), James Sudakow (Author “Picking the Low-Hanging Fruit: And Other Stupid Stuff We Say in the Corporate World”), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), Brenda Shaffer (Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Energy Center), and Jennifer Golbeck (Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab and Associate Professor of Information Studies, University of Maryland) on the Tuesday, October 4, 2016 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Knowledge @Wharton: April 13, 2016

Host Dan Loney is joined by Catherine Hayes (Author of “Beyond Advertising”; Former Executive Director, Wharton Future Advertising Program), Kristina Durante (Associate Professor, Rutgers Business School (Newark and New Brunswick Campuses)), Polina Vlasenko (Senior Research Fellow, American Institute for Economic Research), Charles Mason (Associate Dean in College of Business; H. A. “Dave” True, Jr. Chair in Petroleum and Natural Gas Economics , The Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming), Brenda Shaffer (Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Energy Center), Yoram (Jerry) Wind (Marketing Professor, The Wharton School, The University of Pennsylvania), Americus Reed (Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School), and Luke Delorme (Research Fellow, American Institute for Economic Research) on the Wednesday, April 13, 2016 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2016

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