Current Research

Energy Conservation and Efficiency

Delmas, M. and Lessem, N. Forthcoming . Saving Power to Conserve Your Reputation? The effectiveness of private versus Public Information. Journal of Environmental Economics & Management

Chen, V., Delmas, M., & Kaiser W.J. 2013. Real-Time, Appliance-Level Electricity Use Feedback System: How to Engage Users? Energy and Buildings See UCLA Today article

UCLA Engage website

Blass, V., Corbett, C., Delmas, M., and Muthulingam, S. ForthcomingTop Management Involvement in the Adoption of Energy Efficiency Projects. Energy

Delmas, M. and Pekovic, S. Forthcoming. Sustainability and Market Conditions: The Resource Efficiency Paradox. Long Range Planning.

Delmas, M., Fischlein, M & Asensio, O. 2013. Information Strategies and Energy Conservation Behavior: A Meta-Analysis of Experimental Studies from 1975 to 2012. Energy Policy See database here


Delmas, M and Lessem, N. 2012. Eco-Premium or Eco-Penalty? Eco-labels and quality in the organic wine market.

Delmas, M., Nairn-Birch, N and Balzarova, M. 2013. Choosing the Right Eco-label for Your Product. Sloan Management Review

Delmas, M and Gergaud, O. 2012. Sustainable Certification for Future Generations: The Case of the Wine Industry.

Environmental and Corporate Performance Socially Responsible Investing

Delmas, M. & Pekovic, S. 2013. Environmental Standards and Labor Productivity. Journal of Organizational Behavior. 34(2): 230-252.

Chen, C-M. and Delmas, M. 2012. Measuring Eco-inefficiency: A New Frontier Approach.

Delmas, M. and Nairn-Birch, N. 2010.  Is the Tail Wagging the Dog: An Empirical Analysis of Corporate Carbon Footprint and Financial Performance.

Delmas, M., Etzion, D and Nairn-Birch, N. 2013. Triangulating Environmental performance: What Do Environmental Ratings Really Capture? Academy of Management Perspectives.