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Prof. Dr. Karen Pittel

Prof. Dr. Karen Pittel

Prof. Karen Pittel is director of the Ifo Center for Energy, Climate and Exhaustible Resources. Since October 2010 she also is Professor of Economics at the University of Munich. Pittels main research subjects are energy, exhaustible resources, growth and sustainability.

 

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since 2010

Professor of Economics at LMU Munich, Germany

since 2010

Head of the Energy, Environment and Exhaustible Resources section at the Ifo Institute for Economic Research

2003-2010

Senior lecturer in the Department of Economics/Resource Economics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Switzerland

2010

Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification) in the field of economics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich

2001-2003

Research Assistant, Chemnitz University of Technology

2000

Doctorate in economics from Chemnitz University of Technology: Dr. rer. pol. in Economics (Technische Universität, Chemnitz): "Endogenous Growth and Sustainable Development", summa cum laude

1995-2000

Research Assistant, Chemnitz University of Technology

1995

Dip. Volkswirt, University of Hamburg. Topic: „Endogenous Growth and Sustainable Development“, summa cum laude

1992-1995

University of Göttingen (Major in economics)

1991-1992

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Major in Volkswirtschaftslehre)

1989-1991

University of Göttingen (Studying economics and business)

Research Projects (selection)

  • Assessing the Green Paradox
  • Integrated Assessment of the Instruments and the Fiscal and Market-Based Incentives of International Climate Change Policies and their Impacts (IACCP)
  • The Future of Energy Markets - Economic Analysis and Assessment of Potentials and Options
  • Growth and Productivity

 

Publications

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Publications Prof. Dr. Karen Pittel

  • Chairman

    Prof. Dr. Martin Visbeck

  • Member

    Prof. Dr. Dr. Francois Buscot

  • Member

    Prof. Dr. Anita Engels

  • Member

    Prof. Dr. Armin Grunwald

  • Member

    Prof. Dr. Patrick Hostert

  • Mitglied

    Prof. Dr. Daniela Jacob

  • Member

    Prof. Dr. Karen Pittel

  • Ex-Officio

    Dr. Bettina Schmalzbauer

  • Ex-Officio

    Dr. Christiane Joerk