Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions



Created in 2005, The Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke University seeks to address some of the world’s most pressing environmental problems through scientifically grounded, rigorous, balanced nonpartisan policy analysis and broad-based dissemination of the Institute’s work. With the Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, the Institute draws on the unparalleled resources of the Duke University community, from the nationally ranked Fuqua School of Business and the Duke Law School to the renowned Duke University Medical Center, the policy and engineering schools and other Duke resources, as well as on the considerable expertise of partners in industry, government, environmental organizations, and other academic institutions.