Placement: PhD Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Berkeley
Simon Greenhill was a Pre-Doctoral Fellow at the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago, where he was a member of the Climate Impact Lab (CIL), a multi-institution collaboration seeking to measure the social cost of carbon. At CIL, Simon primarily studied how climate change will affect human migration. He earned his bachelor’s degrees in economics and Arabic from the University of California, Berkeley. While at Berkeley, Simon contributed to research on the labor market effects of the Syrian refugee crisis in neighboring countries and spent a semester studying in Amman, Jordan. He is broadly interested in economic questions at the intersection of energy, climate change and development.