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Associate Professor of Earth System Science

Marshall Burke

Senior Fellow
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

Associate Professor
Earth System Science

Center Fellow
Freeman Spogli Institute (FSI)

Center Fellow
Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Marshall Burke is associate professor in the Department of Earth System Science, and Center Fellow at the Center on Food Security and the Environment at Stanford University. His research focuses on social and economic impacts of environmental change, and on the economics of rural development in Africa. His work has appeared in both economics and scientific journals, including recent publications in Science, the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and the Review of Economics and Statistics. He holds a PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics from UC Berkeley, and a BA in International Relations from Stanford.

Focal Areas: Energy and Environment, Global Development and Trade, Health, Housing and Infrastructure, Inequality, Innovation and Technology, Work

Education

BA, International Relations, Stanford University, 2003
PhD, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, 2014