Benjamin Goldstein

Postdoctoral Fellow

Erb Institute | Business for Sustainability



Benjamin Goldstein is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Erb Institute. He researches the supply chains that bring products to final consumers, and the uneven environmental and socioeconomic impacts these supply chains produce. Benjamin received his Ph.D. in Management Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark, where he studied the environmental impacts of urban food consumption and urban farming. His dissertation work received coverage in popular science outlets, including Bloomberg and Seeker.

Ben’s Previous Work:

Urban farming won’t save us from climate change – Bloomberg

Urban farming isn’t a game changer when it comes to carbon emissions – Seeker

Potential to curb the environmental burdens of American beef consumption using a novel plant-based beef substitute