Decarbonization Seminar – Presentation by Marshall Burke

Marshall Burke (Standford University)


The Decarbonization Seminar hosts speakers and participants from academia and industry to discuss latest advances and challenges associated with the transition towards a decarbonized energy economy.

On 5 December, from 5:15 to 6:30 pm,  the presentation by Marshall Burke (Stanford University) will take place online and in English. The event is open to the public.

You can find more information on the Decarbonization Seminar here. For more details on this talk and for the application, please visitthis website.

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Speaker Bio: Marshall Burke
Marshall Burke is associate professor in the Department of Earth System Science and Deputy Director at the Center on Food Security and the Environment at Stanford University, and Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. His research focuses on social and economic impacts of environmental change, and on measuring and understanding economic livelihoods across the developing world. His work regularly appears in both economics and scientific journals, including recent publications in NatureScience, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, and The Lancet.  He holds a PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics from UC Berkeley, and a BA in International Relations from Stanford. He is also co-founder of AtlasAI, a start-up using satellites and machine learning to measure livelihoods.