Dr Simon Dietz is an expert in environmental economics and policy.
He has over ten years of experience, with a particular focus on climate change. He has advised government departments, political parties, and business from the oil and gas sector to aviation on their environmental strategies.
He is currently acting as Co-Director of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics (LSE), where he is also Senior Lecturer in Environmental Policy. He built his reputation as an economic advisor to the Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change.
He holds a Ph.D. and an M.Sc. (with distinction) from the LSE, a starred first class degree in Environmental Science from the University of East Anglia, and also attended the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich.