Senior Economist at The World Bank
Fan Zhang is a Senior Economist at the World Bank. She was previously an Assistant Professor of Energy Policy and Economics at Pennsylvania State University. Her research has been focused on climate change policy, investment behavior under uncertainty and the welfare implications of rate of return (ROR) regulation. She has studied on the impact of electricity price uncertainty on emission permits banking, the dynamic impact of ROR regulation on emission trading when permit prices are uncertain, the relationship between electricity deregulation and the production efficiency of nuclear industry, and the economic impact of China's land conversion program.