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.