Joel Darmstadter

Senior Fellow, Resources For the Future


Joel Darmstadter is a senior fellow with Resources for the Future, which he joined in 1966. He specializes in energy and related economic-development and environmental issues—topics on which his publication record includes numerous books and articles. He has been a professorial lecturer at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies; member of a number of National Research Council panels; consultant to several Federal agencies; and on the editorial committee of Environment magazine and the Annual Review of Energy and the Environment. He holds economics degrees from George Washington University and the New School for Social Research.