Cosbey, Aaron
Associate and Senior Advisor
Trade and Investment Program
International Institute on Sustainable Development (IISD)
Phone +1 250 362-2275

Visiting address
Rossland, British Columbia, Canada

Rossland, British Columbia, Canada

Aaron Cosbey, is Associate and Senior Advisor at the Trade and Investment Program, International Institute on Sustainable Development (IISD). Aaron is a development economist specializing in the areas of trade, investment and sustainable development; international environmental governance; and climate change.

He has published widely for 20 years in the area of trade and sustainable development, and for more than 12 years in the area of climate change and energy, and has consulted to governments, research institutes, academia, UN agencies, NGO’s and IGO’s. His current work focuses on the intersection of trade, investment and climate policy, with particular emphasis on issues surrounding competitiveness and leakage, green industrial policy, and investment policy for climate friendly foreign direct investment (FDI).

Updated: 2013-04-10