Ignacia Mercadal

I am an assistant professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Florida. My research focuses on  industrial organization and energy economics. Before joining UF, I was an assistant professor at Columbia University and a postdoctoral fellow at MIT. I received my Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago. Here is my CV.

Working Papers

Do Markets Reduce Prices?  Evidence from the U.S. Electricity , with Alexander MacKay (SSRN, MIT CEPR Working Paper) (Previously circulated as "Shades of Integration: The Restructuring of the U.S. Electricity Markets")


ignaciamercadal@gmail.com, imercadal@ufl.edu

University of Florida 

Department of Economics

PO Box 117140, 332 MAT 

Gainesville, FL 32611