David Anthoff, an environmental economist who studies climate change and environmental policy, is an Assistant Professor in the Energy and Resources Group at the University of California, Berkeley. He co-develops the integrated assessment model, FUND, that is used widely in academic research and policy analysis. His research has appeared in Science, the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Environmental and Resource Economics, the Oxford Review of Economic Policy, and other academic journals. He contributed a background research paper to the Stern Review and has advised numerous organizations (including US EPA and the Canadian National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy) on the economics of climate change.
He holds a Ph.D. (Dr. rer. pol.) in Economics from the University of Hamburg (Germany) and the International Max Planck Research School on Earth System Modelling, an M.Sc. in Environmental Change and Management from the University of Oxford (UK) and an M.Phil. in Philosophy, Logic, and Theory of Science from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Germany).