Susanna Berkouwer is an assistant professor of Business Economics & Public Policy at the Wharton School at Penn. She studies the economics of energy and the environment in developing countries. Berkouwer teaches Microeconomics for Managers (MGEC 611) in the Wharton MBA program.

Berkouwer is affiliated with Wharton’s Business, Climate, and Environment Lab and the Penn Development Research Initiative. She is also a fellow at the Energy for Growth Hub

She has a Ph.D. from U.C. Berkeley, where she was affiliated with the Energy Institute at the Haas School of Business.

Before that, she was an EPoD Research Fellow at Harvard University and worked in international trade finance in London, Johannesburg, and Nairobi. She has an MA in International and Development Economics from Yale University and a BSc Statistics from the University College London.