Center Fellow, by Courtesy - Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment; Assistant Professor of Earth System Science
Earth, Energy, and Environmental Sciences
Marshall Burke is assistant professor in the Department of Earth System Science and Center Fellow at the Center on Food Security and the Environment at Stanford. 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 Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics from U.C. Berkeley, and a BA in International Relations from Stanford.
Selected Publications by this Author
Data Science for Food Security (PDF/1.96 MB) »
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Experts from around the world are gathering in Bonn, Germany for the 23rd annual United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 23) to discuss a path to implementation of the historic Paris Climate Change Agreement.
Marshall Burke is quoted discussing research similar to his on the contributing factors that climate change may have in suicide rates in India
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Marshall Burke is quoted on research done to improve agricultural in the places needed most
By Joseph Bennington-Castro,
Introduces estimates by Marshall Burke on the monetary cost of pulling out of the Paris Agreement.
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