Dr. C. Anna Spurlock is an environmental and behavioral economist conducting research at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Anna co-founded the Behavior Analytics research initiative at LBNL, in which advanced data science and machine learning are coupled with rigorous statistical and econometric techniques to generate insights from high resolution smart meters data regarding consumer behavior and decision-making. In addition, Anna leads the Economics Research sub-team within the Energy Efficiency Standards Group. This team advises and supports the minimum efficiency standards program, and conducts primary research on the market impacts of minimum efficiency standards policy. Anna has a leadership role in the LBNL Sustainable Transportation Initiative, is PI for the SMART Mobility Consortium work being conducted at LBNL for the Department of Energy Vehicle Technologies Office Energy Efficient Mobility Systems (EEMS) program, and is PI of the Geo-Economic Multi-Modal Systems (GEMS) Model being developed for the Federal Highway Administration Office of Transportation Policy Studies.
C. Anna Spurlock
Energy/Environmental Policy Research Scientist/Engineer
Confronting Regulatory Cost and Quality Expectations: An Exploration of Technical Change in Minimum Efficiency Performance Standards