Wanyi Dai Li 戴李婉嫕

Purisma Creek, CA 2019


I am a PhD candidate at Stanford University Management Science and Engineering Department. I study operations management and am co-advised by Itai Ashlagi and Irene Lo.

Research Summary

My research theme is market design for environmental conservation. My current work is to design contracts for natural capital, or the so-called "Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES)". Given that natural capital differs from conventional production goods, I consider how to balance the dynamics of conservation and consumption.

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You can email me at "first name" + "last name" AT stanford DOT edu.

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