Griffin Carpenter is economic modeller specialising in environmental policy and natural resource management. His current work focuses on the socio-economics of European fishing fleets. Other work areas include energy, climate change, agriculture, food systems, and health.
Griffin has made media appearances on Al Jazeera, the BBC, Nieuwuur and is frequently interviewed for print publications. He has published in the peer-reviewed journals Marine Policy, Fish and Fisheries, and Nature.
Landing the blame: overfishing in the Atlantic 2018
Uncovering the EU Member States most responsible for setting fishing quotas above scientific advice
Forget Hard vs Soft Brexit, the new division in government is between trade liberals and protectionists
And nowhere is this more obvious than in farming
Price caps are a plaster on our broken energy market
Competitive markets are only a means to an end. It’s now clear that real alternatives are needed.
Cold truths about our cold homes
We can’t continue with this annual ritual of concern – Government needs to take action
What is the public good anyway?
For farming subsidies to create a resilient food system we need to direct our attention to local economies.
Landing the blame: overfishing in the Baltic 2018
Which member states are setting quotas above scientific advice?
Don’t treat fishing in isolation
How Michael Gove’s proposal could give us less control of fisheries, not more
A Fair Fishing Deal
It’s time to start treating overfishing in European waters with the seriousness it deserves.