Jenya Kahn-Lang
Job Market Paper:
Competing for Inattention: Price Discrimination in Residential Electricity Markets
Essays on Electricity Markets
Fields of research:
  • Energy and Environmental Economics
  • Industrial Organization
Publications / Working Papers:
  • Publications

  • Kahn-Lang, Jenya (2016). "The effects of electric utility decoupling on energy efficiency." The Energy Journal, 37(4): 297-314.

  • Li, Michael, Ren Orans, Jenya Kahn-Lang, and Chi Keung Woo (2014). "Are residential customers price-responsive to an inclining block rate? Evidence from British Columbia." The Electricity Journal, 27(1): 85-92.


  • Working Papers

  • Price Discrimination in Residential Electricity Markets (Job Market Paper)

  • Local Government vs. Competitive Provision of Residential Electricity:
    Pricing and Pass Through

  • B.A. Economics and Mathematical Environmental Analysis, Pomona College, 2012
Honors and Awards:
  • Fellowships

  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2019-2023

  • Berkeley Fellowship for Graduate Study, 2017-2019


  • Research Grants

  • National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant in Economics, 2022

  • Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) North America Travel/Proposal Development Grant, 2022

  • UC Berkeley Xlab Research Grant, 2022

  • Agricultural and Resource Economics Department Travel Grant, 2020

  • Microeconomic Analysis for Business Decisions - Todd Fitch - Graduate Student Instructor - UC Berkeley - Fall 2021
  • Energy and Environmental Markets - Lucas Davis - Reader - UC Berkeley - Spring 2020
  • Meredith Fowlie
    Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley
    Tel: (510) 642-4820

  • Severin Borenstein
    Professor, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
    Tel: (510) 642-3689

  • James Sallee
    Associate Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley
    Tel: (773) 316-3480

  • Kei Kawai
    Assistant Professor, Economics, UC Berkeley

Contact Information:

Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley
Giannini Hall 318
Berkeley, California 94720-3310


Placement Directors:

Professor Maximilian Auffhammer
Tel: 510-643-5472

Professor Sofia Villas-Boas

Placement Officer:

Diana Lazo
Tel: 510-642-3345

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