Meera Fickling was a research analyst at the Peterson Institute from 2008 to 2011 and worked with Senior Fellows Gary Clyde Hufbauer and Jeffrey J. Schott. Her areas of research included climate change and trade issues, particularly in North America. She is coauthor with Jeffrey J. Schott of NAFTA and Climate Change (2011). Her other publications include "Setting the NAFTA Agenda on Climate Change," "US and Canadian Climate Legislation by State and Province," and "Controlling Emissions in the Developing World: A Dissenting View." She has a BA in economics from the College of William and Mary.