Zhenxuan Wang | 王振轩

Ph.D. Student in Environmental Economics & Policy
James B. Duke Fellow
Duke University

I am Zhenxuan Wang, a second-year Ph.D. student at Duke University. I study in the University Program in Environmental Policy, jointly supported by Nicholas School of the Environment and Sanford School of Public Policy.

I am broadly interested in environmental and energy economics,  public economics, and applied econometrics. My research topics cover air pollution, climate change, innovation and development, and environmental regulation. My recent research focuses on:

  • information, risk perception, and belief updating
  • the impact of climate change and human capital acclimitization
  • welfare impact of houshold’s adoption of new technology
  • environmental regulation, firms’ innovation, and their competitiveness;