Dr. Zhou holds Ph.D in Economics from the University of Connecticut, M.S. in Economics from the University of Illinois, and B.S. in Economics from Nanjing University, China. 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.
Applied Econometrics, Environmental Economics, Energy Economics