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Vanshika Fotedar

Vanshika Fotedar

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352


Vanshika joined the Energy Policy & Economics Group at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) based in Portland in 2018. She is currently a Post-Graduate Research Associate and contributes to projects focused on demand response programs in the energy market. She graduated with honors from Panjab University with a BA in Economics and summa cum laude from University of California, Santa Cruz with an MS in Applied Economics and Finance.

Research Interests

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Investment Analysis
  • Financial and Economic Valuation
  • Renewable Energy

Education and Credentials

  • B.A., Economics with Honors, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India, 2017
  • M.S., Applied Economics and Finance, summa cum laude, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2018

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