policy recommendations
for the G7

David Collste

Post-Doctoral Researcher, Stockholm Resilience Centre


  • Postdoctoral researcher at the Planetary Boundaries group at Stockholm Resilience Centre, studying feedback between human development, the economy, and planetary boundaries.
  • Background in system dynamics, economics, and resilience thinking.
  • Co-leads the module on systems thinking at Stockholm Resilience Centre’s Master’s program and lectures on ecological economics and system dynamics modeling.
  • Supports the National Coordinator for the 2030 Agenda in Sweden.
  • Before joining Stockholm Resilience Centre, he worked at the United Nations on the 2030 Agenda and SDGs. He has also worked at the Swedish Society for Nature Conservation (Naturskyddsföreningen).
  • Collste holds a joint Ph.D. degree in Sustainability Science from Stockholm University and Economics from CERDI at Université Clermont Auvergne in France.