Chris Martenson

About the Author

Chris Martenson trained as a scientist, and completed both a PhD and a post-doctoral program at Duke University, where he specialised in neurotoxicology. He has an MBA in Finance from Cornell, and has extensive experience in corporate finance and strategic consulting. He is also the author of The Crash Course: The Unsustainable Future Of Our Economy, Energy, And Environmentand host of the website Peak Prosperity, where this article first appeared.