Researchers

Coal Exit Group

  • Pao-Yu Oei

    Background: Industrial Engineering, Economics

    Focus topics: Global coal phase-out, Political economy of coal: carbon lock-in/deep incumbency, Socio-ecological transformation, Renewables

    Email: pyo@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-75846

  • Hanna Brauers

    Background: Industrial Engineering

    Focus topics: Coal phase-outs, natural gas phase-outs, political economy of energy transformations

    Email: hbr@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-21651

  • Isabell Braunger

    Background: Political Science and Social Studies

    Focus topics: Transformation research, Coal and gas phase-out in Germany, Gender and energy policy

    Email: ib@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-21651

  • Thorsten Burandt

    Background: Industrial Engineering

    Focus topics: Energy system modeling, Sector-coupling, (Global) Decarbonization pathways

    Email: thb@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-25196

  • Karlo Hainsch

    Background: Industrial Engineering (Energy and Resources)

    Focus topics: Energy system modelling, Transition of the transportation sector, Role of sector-coupling in energy transitions

    Email: kh@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-21488

  • Christian Hauenstein

    Background: Renewable Energy Engineering and Management, Environmental Sciences and International Forestry

    Focus topics: Global coal phase-out, Political economy of coal: carbon lock-in/deep incumbency, Socio-ecological transformation

    Email: ch@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-21753

  • Konstantin Löffler

    Background: Industrial and Network Engineering

    Focus topics: Energy system modelling, Energy- and environmental economics, Renewable energies

    Email: kl@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-25139

  • Pao-Yu Oei

    Background: Industrial Engineering, Economics

    Focus topics: Global coal phase-out, Political economy of coal: carbon lock-in/deep incumbency, Socio-ecological transformation, Renewables

    Email: pyo@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-75846

External Researchers

  • Jan Baran

    Background: Economics

    Focus topics: Labour economics, Pension schemes, Innovation and intellectual property, Social networks in economics

  • Jesse Burton

    Background: Energy Studies

    Focus topics: South African and global coal markets, Fossil fuel subsidies and finance, Political economy of the South African coal sector

  • Ben Caldecott

    Background: Economic Geography

    Focus topics: Environment, nergy, and sustainability issues, Intersection between finance, government, civil society, and academe

  • Andrea Cardoso

    Background: Ecological Economist, Environmentalism, Political Ecology

    Focus topics: Sustainable Development, Climate Change, Environmental Studies

  • Steve Fothergill

    Background: Economics

    Focus topics: Urban and regional economic analysis, Regional policy, business and industry, Europe, Labour markets, Joblessness, Local area studies, Energy policy, Benefits system, Regeneration, Tourism

  • Ben Gales

    Background: Economics, History

    Focus topics: Economic, Social History

  • Christian von Hirschhausen

    Background: Economics and Industrial Engineering

    Focus topics: Applied industrial economics, Infrastructure and network economics, Environmental, energy and resource economics

    Email: cvh@wip.tu-berlin.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-314-25048

  • Franziska Holz

    Background: Economics

    Focus topics: Modeling of international and European energy resource markets, Coal, oil, and natural gas markets, Climate policy and energy resource markets

    Email: fholz@diw.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-89789-337

  • Frank Jotzo

    Background: Economics

    Focus topics: Economics and policy of climate change and energy, Political economy of policy reform, Environment and development, Global issues: Australia, China, Indonesia, Asia-Pacific

  • Claudia Kemfert

    Background: Economics

    Focus topics: Energy economics, Environmental economics, Climate protection

    Email: ckemfert@diw.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-89789-663

  • Irem Kok

    Background: Nature, Society and Environmental Policy, Philosophy, Economics, Political Science and International Relations

    Focus topics: Quantitative and qualitative research on stranded assets, Focusing on the financial and environmental risks of investing in the thermal coal sector, Coal-fired power stations, Climate finance and the political economy of energy transitions

  • Bryce McCall

    Background: Sustainable Energy Engineering

    Focus topics: Energy systems modelling

  • Roman Mendelevitch

    Background: Industrial Engineering and Management

    Focus topics: Energy resource and electricity markets, Transformation of energy systems, Food-water-energy nexus

    Email: r.mendelevitch@oeko.de

    Telephone: +49-(0)30-2093-46372

  • Dominika Rečková

    Background: Economics

    Focus topics: Applied microeconometrics, Efficiency analysis, Energy economics, Meta-analysis

  • Pablo del Río

    Background: Economics and Business Administration

    Focus topics: Environmental economics, Management, Energy economics and Innovation economics

  • Oliver Sartor

    Background: Economics, Arts, Commerce

    Focus topics: European climate and energy policy, climate and energy policy governance, coal transitions, decarbonisation policy for energy-intensive industries

  • Aleksander Szpor

    Background: Political Science

    Focus topics: Public policy instruments and design, National innovation systems, Energy security, Low-emission transition

  • Fei Teng

    Background: Management Science

    Focus topics: Sustainable Development, Climate Change, Environmental Management, Climate Change Economics

  • Saritha S. Vishwanathan

    Background: Environmental Engineering

    Focus topics: Environmental economics, GHG emissions, Organic pollutants