Gernot Wagner


Environmental Defense Fund

Gernot Wagner is an economist at the Environmental Defense Fund, where he works on market-based solutions to a wide range of environmental problems.

He teaches energy economics as adjunct faculty at Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs.

Wagner served on the editorial board of the Financial Times as a Peter Martin Fellow, where he covered economics, energy, and the environment. He also worked for the Boston Consulting Group, advising clients on clean technology and carbon market strategies.

Wagner is the author of But Will the Planet Notice? How Smart Economics Can Save the World (Hill & Wang/Farrar Strauss & Giroux, 2011).

Focus: Business, Economy, Energy, Environment, Technology, United States, Americas


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Last Updated: May 14, 2012