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Kyle Wilson

Kyle Wilson

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Kyle joined the Energy Policy and Economics group at PNNL in 2020. He is currently working on projects involving ecosystems services valuation and nonmarket valuation. Prior to joining PNNL, Kyle completed his PhD at the University of Oregon, and then worked at Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment as a visiting assistant professor. His research has examined the social impacts of drought and water shortages using econometric modelling.

Research Interests

  • Environmental Economics
  • Econometric modelling
  • Non-market valuation
  • Cost-benefit analysis

Education and Credentials

  • PhD, Economics, University of Oregon
  • M.S., Economics, University of Oregon
  • B.S., Physics, University of California, Davis

PNNL Publications


  • Macmillan M., K.D. Wilson, S. Baik, J.P. Carvallo, A. Dubey, and C. Holland. 2023. "Shedding light on the economic costs of long-duration power outages: A review of resilience assessment methods and strategies." Energy Research & Social Science 99. PNNL-SA-182947. doi:10.1016/j.erss.2023.103055
  • Wan H., S. Ganguli, M. Jain, D.M. Anderson, N. Mohankumar, and K.D. Wilson. 2023. "Areal interpolation of population projections consistent with different SSPs from 1-km resolution to block level based on USA Structures dataset." Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 105. PNNL-SA-182505. doi:10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2023.102024

Energy and Environment

Core Research Areas