Alexander Nishi Stevens

Alexander Nishi Stevens

Applied Econometrics, Environmental Economics, and Regional Economics
Phone: 530-321-0066

Professional Links

Job Market Paper


Ph.D., Agricultural and Applied Economics, Expected May 2019
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

B.A., Economics (Minor in Mathematics), May 2012
California State University at Chico

Teaching Experience

Instructor for Master's Math Camp, August 2018

Teaching Assistant at the University of Illinois
   -Environmental Economics (Spring 2018, Fall 2018)
   -Economic Statistics (Spring 2016)
   -Principles of Microeconomics (Fall 2015)

Teaching Assistant at the University of Wyoming 
   -Principles of Macroeconomics (Fall 2013)
   -Economics, Law and Government (Spring 2013, Fall 2012)

Publications and Working Papers


"Who Benefits from the Cleanup of Superfund Landfill Sites?" Evidence from New York State." Job Market Paper

"Estimating Heterogeneous Treatment Effects with Machine Learning Methods."

"Determinants of Superfund Cleanup Duration" with Peter Christensen.

Thesis Information

"The Socioeconomic Impact of the Superfund Program"
Advisor: Peter Christensen