David G. Loomis is Executive Director of the Institute for Regulatory Policy Studies and Professor of Economics at Illinois State University where he teaches in the Master’s Degree program in electricity, natural gas and telecommunications economics. He earned his Ph.D. in economics at Temple University.
Prior to joining the faculty at Illinois State University, Dr. Loomis worked at Bell Atlantic (Verizon) for 11 years. He has published articles in Energy Policy, Electricity Journal, Review of Industrial Organization, Utilities Policy, Information Economics and Policy, International Journal of Forecasting, International Journal of Business Research, Business Economics and the Journal of Economics Education. He has co-edited two books with Lester Taylor, The Future of the Telecommunications Industry: Forecasting and Demand Analysis and Forecasting the Internet: Understanding the Explosive Growth of Data Communications. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Dr. Adrienne Ohler is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Illinois State University. Her research examines the interaction between natural resource use, environmental degradation, and public policy. Dr. Ohler's work at Illinois State University focuses on the renewable energy sector in Illinois and the United States. Her research analyzes the impact of policies designed to encourage the growth of wind, solar, and biomass industries, such as Renewable Energy Portfolios. Email: email@example.com