Christy Zhou

John E. Walker Department of Economics, Clemson University


I am Yìchén Christy Zhōu, an Assistant Professor of Economics at Clemson University. My work focuses on environmental regulations, energy policies, and market incentives of technological change. I received my Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland at College Park in 2016. Before joining Clemson, I was on leave as a Postdoctoral Fellow at Resources for the Future (RFF) from 2016 and 2017. I grew up in Wuhan and graduated in 2010 from the University of Virginia at Charlottesville with a B.A. in mathematics. 


Fields of Interest

  • Environmental and Energy Economics, Empirical Industrial Organization


Contact Information

  • Mandarin Name: 周逸尘
  • Email: yichen2 [at] clemson [dot] edu
  • Phone (o): (864) 656-4342 
  • Address: Clemson University, 223 Sirrine Hall, Clemson, SC, 29634