About Lauren Beatty

Lauren Beatty

High Meadows Postdoctoral Economics Fellow


Areas of expertise:

Energy and environmental policy, energy modeling, oil and gas economics


Lauren is postdoctoral fellow on the Economics team at EDF. At EDF she conducts data analysis and research to support oil and gas policy work and power system modelling. Her academic work lies at the intersection of environmental economics and industrial organization, with a particular interest in studying policy options to reduce emissions from oil and gas production. Learn more about Lauren's past academic research.


Lauren received her PhD in agricultural and resource economics from the University of Maryland where she was an NBER pre-doctoral fellow in energy economics. 


PhD, Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Maryland 

B.A., Economics and Math, Macalester College