Duncan Austin is a Senior Economist in the World Resources Institute\'s Sustainable Enterprise Program. His principal research areas are the integration of environmental issues into the capital markets, the economic aspects of mitigating climate change and renewable energy.
He has authored, or co-authored, numerous publications at WRI on these issues, including, most recently \"Changing Oil: Emerging Environmental Risks and Shareholder Value.\"
Before joining WRI he was employed as an Economist in the United Kingdom Department of Environment in the Environment Protection Economics Division.
Mr. Austin has a MSc. Degree in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics from University College London and a B.A. (Hons) Degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from St. Hugh\'s College, Oxford University.