Executive Director, Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago in India
Kenneth Lee is the Executive Director of the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago in India (EPIC-India). Previously, he was a post-doctoral research fellow at the Energy Institute at Haas and the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) at the University of California, Berkeley.
He works on topics related to international development, environmental and energy economics. He holds a PhD and MSc from UC Berkeley, an MIA from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University and a BCom from McGill University. Prior to graduate school, he worked at an investment bank in London covering media and telecoms companies in Africa, Europe, and Canada.
Recent work by Kenneth Lee
Ensuring sufficient investment to establish reliable access to comprehensive basic services, beyond electricity, is needed for impacts to be achieved
Kenya's work connecting rural communities to the national electricity grid allows us to examine the impact of electrification on people's...