Timothy James

  • Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Institute of Sustainability
  • Research Professor, Department of Economics, W.P. Carey School of Business

Arizona State University
W.P. Carey School of Business
PO Box 873806
Tempe, AZ 85287-3806
USA
480-965-2895
Email: Timothy.James@asu.edu

Biography

Dr. Timothy James has extensive experience in consulting and research for both the public and private sectors, with a particular emphasis upon transportation issues. A small selection of clients he has advised include the U.K. Prime Minister, the European Commission, the UK Rail Passenger Council, the state of New Jersey, the Texas Department of Transport, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, UBS, the Pew Center on the States, and the Arizona Investment Council. Dr. James has wide-spread radio, TV and written media experience including advising and making TV programs for the BBC. Prior to joining ASU, Dr. James was Director of Economics and Business Consulting at Halcrow Group, a global infrastructure consultancy. He has also worked with Oxford Economic Research Associates (Oxera) and Maxwell Stamp PLC upon a variety of transportation initiatives.


Expertise

urban infrastructure; energy economics; energy policy; environmental economics; environmental policy; climate change impacts; data mining; data analysis; decisionmaking; econometrics; economic adaptation and climate change; economic valuation

Education

    Ph.D., University of Southampton, 1992

    M.A., University of Warwick, 1984

    B.A., University of Warwick, 1983