Trevor Houser


Trevor Houser is a partner with the Rhodium Group (RHG) and leads the firm’s energy and natural resources practice. RHG combines policy experience, quantitative economic tools and on-the-ground research to analyze disruptive global trends. Trevor’s work supports the investment management, strategic planning and policy analysis needs of RHG clients in the financial, corporate, philanthropic and government sectors. He also co-directs the Climate Impact Lab, a collaboration of leading research institutions combining climate, economic and data science to quantify the risks climate change presents.

During 2009, Trevor left RHG temporarily to serve as a senior advisor at the US State Department where he worked on international energy, natural resource and environmental policy issues. He serves on the finance committee of the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at the City College of New York, his alma mater. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the National Committee on US-China Relations and serves on the Advisory Board of Center for US-China Relations at the Asia Society.



Economic Risks of Climate Change: An American Prospectus

Economic Risks of Climate Change: An American Prospectus

Trevor Houser, Robert Kopp, Solomon Hsiang, Kate Larsen, Michael Delgado, Amir Jina, Michael Mastrandrea, Shashank Mohan, Robert Muir-Wood, DJ Rasmussen, James Rising, and Paul Wilson

An interdisciplinary RHG-led team crafts a game-changing assessment of the economic risks of climate change in the United States.