Deforestation uptick raises questions about sustainable intensification
Marian Swain was a Senior Analyst at Breakthrough Institute. Marian joined Breakthrough after completing a Generation Fellowship in 2013. Her work focused on land-use issues related to energy and agriculture. She has written on environmental topics for Vox, Slate, and the San Francisco Chronicle.
Marian studied International Relations and German at Tufts University, researching and comparing US and German energy policy, especially the Energiewende and the shale gas revolution. Prior to joining Breakthrough, she worked in Berlin doing sustainability consulting on German government projects.