Postdoctoral Research Associate
Francis Dennig is an economist working on climate and welfare economics. His research program reevaluates standard tenets of welfare economics in light of the particular demands of climate policy. In particular, he examines the effect of uncertainty on optimal emission abatement policy and the effect of policy on the intergenerational distribution of welfare. Francis holds an M.Phil and D.Phil in economics from the University of Oxford, and a bachelor's degree in mathematics from ETH, Zürich. Dennig is affiliated with the Science, Technology and Environmental Policy (STEP) program in the Woodrow Wilson School and the University Center for Human Values (UCHV).