Mathias Weidinger is a full-time research assistant in climate compatible growth at the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford. He received his B.A. in european studies from the Maastricht University in 2018, an M.Sc. in public policy and human development jointly awarded by UNU-MERIT and Maastricht University in 2021, and a research M.Sc. in economics from Maastricht University in 2023. His research focuses on environmental and ressource economics, development economics, and inferential methods for spatial data.