Professor Ben Groom
London School of Economics, Department of Geography and Environment
Ben Groom is Associate Professor of Environment and Development Economics at London School of Economics (Department of Geography and Environment). He joined the Department in 2012 from the University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), where he was a Senior Lecturer in Economics. He studied Economics at Sheffield University, Environmental and Resource Economics at UCL, and completed his PhD in Economics at UCL in 2005 on empirical and theoretical aspects of social discounting for distant time horizons.