Fellow, Resources for the Future
Zhongmin Wang’s research focuses primarily on energy-related economic issues. He has studied pricing, competition, regulatory, and environmental issues related to oil, gasoline, natural gas, and alternative transport fuels. He has estimated gasoline demand, examined the competitive impact of supermarkets’ entry into gasoline retailing, and studied the evolution of the natural gas industry in the United States, as well as the pricing of liquefied petroleum gas in Australia. Wang has started to research China’s energy and environmental issues, and is also interested in the economics of online markets. His work has appeared in the Journal of Political Economy.