Stanford Experts

James Sweeney

Professor of Management Science and Engineering; director, Precourt Energy Efficiency Center

[email protected]

(650) 723-2847



James L. Sweeney is director of the Precourt Energy Efficiency Center; professor of Management Science and Engineering; and a senior fellow of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research,  Hoover Institution, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and the Precourt Institute for Energy. His professional activities focus on economic policy and analysis, particularly in energy, natural resources, and the environment. His research includes depletable and renewable resource use, electricity market analysis, environmental economics, global climate change policy, gasoline market dynamics, energy demand, energy price dynamics, and housing market dynamics.