I am currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at California State University, East Bay. My research covers topics in environmental economics, industrial organization, and applied microeconomics.

Contact: wesley.blundell@csueastbay.edu

Working Papers:

Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains from Dynamic Enforcement of Environmental Regulations with Gautam Gowrisankaran and Ashley Langer. Revise and Resubmit at the American Economic Review.

 When Threats Become Credible: A Natural Experiment of Environmental Enforcement from Florida Conditionally Accepted at the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 

Natural Gas Flaring, Respiratory Health, and Distributional Effects with Anatolii Kokoza