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Meir Alkon

Fordham University

Based in

United States
North America

Meir Alkon is an assistant professor of environmental politics at Fordham University. He is also a non-resident fellow at Boston University’s Global Development Policy Center. Previously, he was Harvard Environmental Fellow and China and the World Program Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University, and a Wilson China Fellow. He received his PhD jointly from Princeton’s Department of Politics and School of Public and International Affairs, and was also a Princeton Energy and Climate Scholar. His research bridges political economy and interdisciplinary approaches to public policy to analyze the behavioral and institutional foundations of environmental and economic governance.

Country(ies) of Specialty

United States China India

Focus areas of expertise

Climate policy and politics Climate Justice Renewable energy Public opinion

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