Sahan Yildiz

Sahan Yildiz

PhD Candidate 2021-2022

Wyman Park Building 544E
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Main Advisor: Elena Krasnokutskaya and Benjamin F. Hobbs (co-chair)

Thesis Title: "Three Essays on Power Markets"

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Fields: Applied Industrial Organization, Energy and Environmental Economics


"Investment in Wind Power: An Application to the German Electricity Generation System" (job market paper) 

"Comparing Wind Energy Supply Policies: An application to Germany" 


Carl Christ Award, JHU; Baltimore, USA, 2020

Departmental Fellowship, JHU; Baltimore, USA, 2015 - 2022

Graduate Course Performance Award, Middle East Technical University; Ankara, Turkey, 2014

First Place in INFORMS Case and Teaching Materials Competition; Phoenix, USA, October 2012

Scientists Support Fellowship, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey; Ankara, Turkey, 2012 - 2014

Other Activity:

Referee for Energy Economics, International Economic Review, Journal of Econometrics, Economic Inquiry


Corporate Finance (Undergraduate), Spring 2021 - TAEconomics of Poverty and Inequality (Undergraduate), Fall 2020 -TAFinancial Markets and Institutions (Undergraduate), Fall 2018 - TAElements of Microeconomics (Undergraduate), Spring 2018 & 2019 & 2020 - TAEconomics of Health (Undergraduate), Fall 2017 - TAInternational Monetary Economics (Undergraduate), Spring 2017 - TAMicroeconomic Theory (Undergraduate), Fall 2016 & 2019 - TA 


Professor Elena Krasnokutskaya - 

Professor Benjamin F. Hobbs - 

Professor Yingyao Hu -