Yanfei Li

Yanfei Li

Energy Economist


Energy and Environmental Economics, Energy Markets, Energy Policy, and Economics of Technological Change, Serving both Academic and Consulting Constituents



BSc in Economics,
Peking University (PKU), P.R.China


PhD in Economics,
Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore



Research Fellow, Energy Research Institute @ NTU (ERI@N),


Part-time Lecturer, Graduate course on Quantitative Methods,
Rajatranam Schoool of International Studies, NTU, Singapore


Part-time Lecturer, Undergraduate course on International Economics,
SIM University, Singapore


Part-time Teaching Assistant, Graduate course on Macroeconomics,
Nanyang Centre for Public Administration, NTU, Singapore


Part-time Teaching Assistant, Undergraduate course on Principle of Economics,
Economic Division,
School of Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU, Singapore

Selected Publications

"Renewable Energy and Policy Options in an Integrated ASEAN Electricity Market: Quantitative Assessments and Policy Implications", (Y. Chang and Y. Li) Energy Market Integration in East Asia: Renewable Energy and Its Deployment into the Power System, Edited by F. Kimura, H. Phoumin, and B. Jacobs, ERIA Research Project Report 2012, No. 26., Jakarta: 2013.

"Power Generation and Cross-border Grid Planning for the Integrated ASEAN Electricity Market: A Dynamic Linear Programming Model", (Y. Chang and Y. Li (2013))Energy Strategy Reviews, 2(2), pp. 153-160.)

"Rapid Growth at What Cost? Impact of Energy Efficiency Policies in Developing Economies", (Y. Chang and Y. Li) End of Electricity Demand Growth: How energy efficiently can put an end to the need for more power plants, Edited by F. P. Sioshansi, Elsevier, 2013.)

"The Singapore Electricity Market: From Partial to Full Competition", (Y. Chang and Y. Li) Evolution of Global Electricity Markets, Edited by F. P. Sioshansi, Elsevier, 2013.

"Information and Communication Technology and Economic Growth of Four Asian Industrialized Economies", (Y. Li and W.M. Chia)Innovation, clusters and economic growth in Asia, Edited by Sören Eriksson, Edward Elgar, 2013.

"An Integrated Asian Natural Gas Market: Potentials and Policy Implications", (Y. Chang and Y. Li) Energy Market Integration in East Asia: Deepen Understanding and Move Forward, Edited by Y. Wu, X. Shi and F. Kimura, Routledge, 2013.

"Demand Uncertainty, Information Processing Ability, and Endogenous Firm: Another Perspective on the Impact of ICT", (Y. Li, S.T. Yao, and W.M. Chia (2011)) Nankai Business Review International, 2(4), pp. 447-474.

Current Projects

Study on International Cooperation on Nuclear Safety Management in East Asia Countries

Study on Energy Efficiency Improvement in the Transport Sector through Transport Improvement and Smart Community Development in the Urban Area

Study on Effective Investment of Power Infrastructure in East Asia through Power Grid Interconnection

Sustainable Development of Natural Gas Market in EAS Region

Other Professional Activities

Opportunity Assessment of the South East Asian Market for LNG Shipping and Distribution. A joint-industry consultancy project with DNV, report accomplished in 2011

E-mobility Readiness for Passenger Vehicles in Singapore: Technology, Economics, Emissions, and Market Prospect. A joint research project between ERI@N and TUM CREATE, report accomplished in 2013

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