Alumni-Pre-Doctoral Fellows

Arturo Aguilar

Ph.D. Economics 2012
Assistant Professor of Economics at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
Arturo's research interests are in development, labor, and applied econometrics (including the influence of environmental components). In his most recent work... Read more about Arturo Aguilar

Hunt Allcott

Ph.D. Public Policy 2009
Associate Professor, Department of Economics at New York University

Hunt's environmental research interests include technological change in the energy industry, tradable allowance markets, and automotive fuel economy. In...

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Lori S. Bennear

Ph.D. Public Policy 2004
Associate Professor of Environmental Economics and Policy, Nicholas School of Environment at Duke University

Lori S. Bennear's research interests include environmental and natural resource economics, applied microeconomics, and empirical methods. Her research...

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Jonathan Borck

Ph.D. Public Policy 2008
Vice President, Analysis Group

Dr. Borck specializes in the application of economics and statistics in the areas of finance, antitrust economics, and energy and environment. His work in...

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Jing Cao

Ph.D. Public Policy 2007
Associate Professor, Department of Economics at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China

Jing Cao is an associate professor at the Department of Economics, School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University. Her research interests are in...

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Rohit Chandra

Ph.D. Public Policy 2018
HEEP Pre-Doctoral Fellow Alumni
Rohit's research focuses on the history, evolution and dynamics of energy markets in South Asia, particularly in India. He has looked primarily at coal,... Read more about Rohit Chandra

Cuicui Chen

PhD Public Policy 2018
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany

Cuicui is interested in applying and developing tools in industrial organization and microeconomic theory to the study of environment and energy. She...

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Steve Cicala

Ph.D. Economics 2013
Assistant Professor, The Harris School of Public Policy at The University of Chicago
Steve's research focuses on the economics of environmental regulation. His current work studies the role that clean firms play in extending more stringent... Read more about Steve Cicala

J.R. Deshazo

Ph.D. Urban Planning, with Economics Concentration 1997
Luskin Center Director, Professor of Public Policy and Urban Planning at the UCLA School of Public Affairs
J.R. DeShazo is the Director of the Luskin Center for Innovation at the University of California at Los Angeles. He also is a Professor and Vice Chair of the... Read more about J.R. Deshazo

Wenhua Di

Ph.D. Public Policy 2004
Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Wenhua Di is a senior economist in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Her current research interests include housing...

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