Contributor

Seth Baum

Executive Director, Global Catastrophic Risk Institute

<a href="http://sethbaum.com" target="_hplink">Seth Baum </a>is Executive Director of the think tank <a href="http://www.gcrinstitute.org/" target="_hplink">Global Catastrophic Risk Institute</a>. He recently completed a Ph.D. in Geography at Pennsylvania State University and a Post-Doctoral Fellowship with the Columbia University Center for Research on Environmental Decisions. Based in New York City, Baum's research covers a variety of topics including ethics, economics, climate change, nuclear war, and life in the universe.