Anshuman (Ansu) Sahoo is a Research Associate at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford. He is also a Research Fellow of the Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance. His research focuses on the economics of renewable energy and energy efficiency. His recent contributions in the first area study the dynamics and cost competitiveness of solar photovoltaic (PV) technology. In the latter, his work has applied concepts from behavioral and experimental economics to study consumers' energy consumption decisions. Across both domains, his research combines the development of analytical models and empirical econometric analyses.
Ansu was previously a management consultant with the Boston Consulting Group, where his clients included companies in the private equity, industrial goods, and energy sectors, and an intern and consulting energy economist for the Asian Development Bank. He recently completed the requirements for his Ph.D. in Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University, from which he holds an M.S. in Statistics. He also earned a B.S.E. in Chemical Engineering from Princeton University.