Nicolas Schneider

Earth & Environment

  • Title Earth & Environment
  • Education Grenoble-Alpes University, B.A.
    Paris Sorbonne University, M.D.
    London School of Economics and Political Science, M.S.c.

Nicolas Schneider is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Earth & Environment at Boston University (BU). Native from France, he holds a B.A. in Economics from Grenoble-Alpes University (France) and a M.D. in Economics & Applied Econometrics at Paris Sorbonne University (France). In 2021, Nicolas obtained his M.S.c. in Environmental Economics and Climate Change from the London School of Economics and Political Science (U.K.), with a major in Resource Extraction Modelling, Energy Economics and Environmental Policy. Over time, Nicolas has grown passionate about the multiple interactions operating between the climate and the economy, and the range of policy insights that can be drawn from the analysis of time-series. As part of his Ph.D. Thesis, he seeks to employ Computable General Equilibrium frameworks and climate econometrics tools to model the effect of extreme weather shocks on various socio-economic outcomes, including energy consumption in the US. Outside his work, Nicolas enjoys reading, scuba diving, hiking, and looks forward to further discovering U.S. National Parks.

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