Robert O. Mendelsohn

Edwin Weyerhaeuser Davis Professor of Forest Policy; Professor of Economics; and Professor, School of Management

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Tel: 203-432-5128

Faculty Support

Julie Cohen


B.A., Harvard University
Ph.D., Yale University



Robert Mendelsohn's research has focused on the valuation of the environment. He has developed methods to value natural ecosystems and pollution. His most recent work values the impacts of climate change around the world. He has also contributed to studies of nonrenewable resources, forest management, carbon sequestration in forests, and climate adaptation.