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Gregory Nemet


College of Letters and Science | La Follette School of Public Affairs

Hometown: Montreal, Quebec

Gregory Nemet is a Professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the La Follette School of Public Affairs. He teaches courses in policy analysis, energy systems, and international environmental policy. Nemet’s research focuses on understanding the process of technological change and the ways in which public policy can affect it.


How Solar Energy Became Cheap: A Model for Low-carbon Innovation

Solar energy’s path to widespread adoption provides a successful model that can be applied to other technologies we will need to address climate change.