Simran Singh is a Ph.D. student in international relations with a focus on international political economy. She is interested in the politics of climate change, focusing on international cooperation, the role of private sector firms as political and economic actors, and the determinants of preferences for climate policy.
Ms. Singh received her B.A. as a double major in honors political science and economics from Swarthmore College, where she was a McCabe Scholar. Prior to starting graduate school at Columbia, she was a consultant at Oliver Wyman in New York City, focusing on financial regulation and climate investment. She also previously served as a Fellow at the World Economic Forum as part of the Financing the Transition to a Net-Zero Future Initiative.