I am a postdoctoral fellow at the MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research and MIT Sloan. I will join Columbia SIPA as an assistant professor in July 2017.

My research focuses on competition and market structure in energy markets. I received my Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago.

Curriculum Vitae

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Working Papers

Work in Progress

  • Vertical integration, contracts, and spot markets: The case of electric deregulation, with Alex MacKay



Contact:
mercadal@mit.edu
MIT Sloan
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