Alice Tianbo Zhang graduated from Columbia in 2019 (current website).
Focus areas: environmental and energy economics, development economics, China, public policy, data science
Alice is an economist passionate about environmental and social justice issues. Her research seeks to improve our understanding of how large-scale natural and social processes, such as anthropogenic climate change, natural disasters, and forced migration, affect economic development and human welfare. She is especially interested in using cutting-edge data and economic models to address the distributional implications of government policies and provide practical solutions for the challenges of sustainability.