Researcher Profile

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Jhih-Shyang Shih


Topics of Interest

Jhih-Shyang Shih's research interests lie in quantitative analysis of environmental and resource policy and decisionmaking. He has extensive experience with modeling to study air quality, risk, surface water and solid waste management, and has studied the costs of environmental protection, technology adoption, and renewable energy. Shih's recent research has focused on ozone and PM control, recycling, small water systems and space solar power. His articles have appeared in such publications as the Review of Economics and Statistics, the Journal of Hazardous Materials, the Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, and the European Journal of Operational Research
Shih has received fellowships from the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Carnegie Mellon University.

Shih is in RFF’s Energy and Climate Program.


PhD in system analysis and economics for public decision making, The Johns Hopkins University, 1991
MS in environmental engineering, National Cheng-Kung University, 1983
BS in environmental engineering, National Cheng-Kung University, 1981

Recent Work

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