Jonathan Kadish
Job Market Paper:
Transportation, Market Access, and Urban Development: Evidence from speed limits and Uber
Fields of research:
  • Energy & Environmental Economics
  • Urban Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Development Economics
Publications / Working Papers:
  • “Ground Control to Major Tom: the importance of field surveys in remotely sensed data analysis," (with I. W. Bollinger, T. Carleton, S. Hsiang, J. Proctor, B. Recht, E. Rolf, and V. Shankar), Working Paper. 

  • “The Impact of Wind Generation on Wholesale Electricity Prices in the Hydro-Rich Pacific Northwest,” (with C.K. Woo, J. Zarnikau, I. Horowitz, J. Wang, and A. Olson), IEEE Power Systems, 28.4 (2013), 4245-4253.

  • “Valuing Vegetation in an Urban Watershed,” (with N. R. Netusil), Landscape and Urban Planning, 104.1 (2012), 59-65. 

  • Ph.D. – Agricultural and Resource Economics; UC Berkeley, 2018 (expected)
  • M.S. – Agricultural and Resource Economics; UC Berkeley, 2016
  • B.A. - Economics, Environmental Analysis (summa cum laude); Pomona College, 2010
Honors and Awards:
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship ($136,000).

    Giannini Foundation Grant ($26,120).

    IRLE Research Grant ($15,141).

    Fisher Center for Real Estate & Urban Economics Research Grant ($12,000). 

    Pomona College: Phi Beta Kappa (1 of 3 Junior Inductees); Pendleton Prize in Economics; Backstrand Economics Award; Schultz Environmental Award (2008 & 2009); Pomona Scholar (2006 - 2010). 

  • Spatial Data and Analysis (MPP), Graduate Student Instructor, Fall 2016
  • Solomon Hsiang
    Chancellor's Associate Professor of Public Policy, UC Berkeley
    (510) 643-5751

    Meredith Fowlie
    Associate Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley
    (510) 642-4820

    Victor Couture
    Assistant Professor, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
    (510) 642-7826

Contact Information:

Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley
(503) 957-1904

Placement Directors:

Professor Maximilian Auffhammer
(510) 643-5472

Professor Peter Berck
(510) 642-7238

Professor Sofia Villas-Boas
(510) 643-6359

Placement Officer:

Diana Lazo
(510) 642-3345

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Jonathan Kadish