University of Nevada, Reno
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Dr. Dilek Uz is a research assistant professor at the Economics Department of the University of Nevada, Reno. She is an applied microeconomist who specializes in the economics of renewable energy resources particularly solar energy. Her area of interests include the interconnection of economics, politics, and the regulatory landscape of distributed generation in the United States as well as how the storage technology and using state of the art machine learning methods for solar forecasting can affect the economics of solar. Dilek has graduated with a PhD from UC Berkeley in the field of Environmental and Resource Economics in May 2016.