About Yishu Zhou

Education

  • University of Connecticut, Doctor of Philosophy, 2017

Professional links

Yishu Zhou

Prof, ast
Economics
101 Harris Hall

573-341-4800 | yishuz@mst.edu

Education

  • University of Connecticut, Doctor of Philosophy, 2017

Professional links

Biography

Dr. Zhou has broad theoretical and empirical research interests in applied microeconomics. His recent research focuses on environmental economics and energy economics with an emphasis on environmental policy studies. In particular, he is interested in empirically investigating the effectiveness of regional environmental policies in the U.S. electricity wholesale markets aiming to reduce CO2 emissions.

Research

Research interests

Environmental Economics, Energy Economics, Applied Econometrics

Publications

  • Huang, Ling and Yishu Zhou. 2019. "Carbon Prices and Fuel Switching: A Quasi-experiment in Electricity Markets" Environmental and Resource Economics, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10640-018-00309-4.
  • Zhou, Yishu and Ling Huang. 2016. "Have U.S. Power Plants Become Less Efficient? The Impact of Carbon Emission Regulation." Energy Economics 58 105-115.