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Susanna Berkouwer Earns Phd and Accepts Faculty Position at Wharton

May 19, 2020

Energy Institute graduate student Susanna Berkouwer completed their PhD in agricultural and resource economics in May and will join the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School as an Assistant Professor in Business Economics and Public Policy in July.

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Koichiro Ito Awarded Japanese Economic Association’s Prestigious Ishikawa Prize

November 26, 2019

Energy Institute alum and UC Berkeley Resource Econ PhD (2011) Koichiro Ito awarded Japanese Economic Association’s 2020 Ishikawa Prize for contributions to help solve economic and social problems in Japan.

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Some Suggestions for Getting Through a Power Shutoff

October 8, 2019

It will still be a headache, but doing a few simple things now can help.

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Matt Woerman Accepts Prestigious Research Appointment

June 18, 2019

Energy Institute graduate student Matt Woerman will begin an assistant professor position in the Department of Resource Economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

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Energy Institute's Blog Reaches 1M Views

April 30, 2019

Today we are celebrating the Energy Institute Blog reaching 1 million total views. Our blog has come a long way since its early days in 2012. Thank you for your support!

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Severin Borenstein Appointed to CAISO Board by Governor Newsom

January 23, 2019

Governor Gavin Newsom has appointed Severin Borenstein as a member of the California Independent System Operator (ISO) Board of Governors.

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Faculty Affiliate Joseph Shapiro Joins the Energy Institute

August 21, 2018

We are delighted to welcome Professor Joseph Shapiro to U.C. Berkeley’s Agricultural & Resource Economics Department and as a Research Affiliate at the Energy Institute.

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