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Lynne Kiesling

Lynne Kiesling

Lynne Kiesling

Director of the Institute for Regulatory Law & Economics at Northwestern Pritzker's Center on Law, Business, and Economics; Research Professor at the University of Colorado, Denver



ISEN 409 Energy and Sustainability Market Foundations (0.5 credit)

Lynne Kiesling is an adjunct professor within Northwestern's Master of Science in Energy and Sustainability (MSES) Program.

She is a Research Professor in the College of Engineering, Design, and Computing at the University of Colorado-Denver and Director of the Institute for Regulatory Law & Economics at the Northwestern Pritzker's Center for Law, Business and Economics.  She also provides advisory and analytical services as the President of Knowledge Problem LLC.

Her research in grid modernization and transactive energy uses transaction cost economics to examine regulation, market design, and technology in the development of retail markets, products and services and the economics of smart grid technologies in the electricity industry. She served as a member of the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Smart Grid Advisory Committee, and is an emerita member of the GridWise Architecture Council. Her academic background includes a B.S. in Economics from Miami University (Ohio) and a Ph.D. in Economics from Northwestern University.