Nongchao Guo

Nongchao Guo

Researcher III-Economic/Financial Analysis


Nongchao Guo is a member of the Capacity Expansion & Electricity Markets Group in the Grid Planning and Analysis Center.

Research Interests

Energy system modeling

Electricity market design

Mathematical programming


Ph.D., Energy Management and Policy, Pennsylvania State University

Professional Experience

Associate Economist, New York Independent System Operator (2018–2020)

Featured Work

Cross-Product Manipulation with Intertemporal Constraints: An Equilibrium ModelEnergy Policy (2019)

Weather or Not? Welfare Impacts of Natural Gas Pipeline Expansion In The Northeastern U.S.Energy Systems (2019)

Virtual Bidding and Financial Transmission Rights: An Equilibrium Model for Cross-Product Manipulation in Electricity Markets, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2018)