Jiaxin Zhao

Pre-Doctoral Student

Blavatnik School of Government

Jiaxin Zhao


Jiaxin is a Master student in the Blavatnik School of Government. He has completed an MSc in the School of Geography and Environment and a dissertation on climate policy instruments and their impacts on inequality, supervised by Dr Linus Mattauch. He is currently working with Dr Mattauch on further publications and research projects. His research interests include the economic effects of environmental policy and wealth inequality.

Jiaxin holds an engineering degree in renewable energy from Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Previously, he worked on consulting projects for private and public organisations such as the Ministry of Ecology and the Environment (China), the Shanghai and Shenzhen City governments, CDP, and MSCI Inc, with topics covering green finance and natural resource management.