Leonie Wenz

Climate economics
Year 2022

Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung

Komplexitätsforschung

Telegrafenberg A56
14471 Potsdam

Portrait of Leonie Wenz. She has long, brown hair and green eyes.
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Research areas

  • Environmental and Climate Economics

  • Social and Economic Consequences of Climate Change

  • Sustainable Development and Climate Resilience

  • Global Trade and Supply Networks

  • Statistical Methods and Causal Inference

Research Groups

Resume

  • since 01/2020
    Deputy head of research department Complexity Science at Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

  • since 09/2019
    Head of working group Data-based Analysis of Climate Decisions at Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

  • since 09/2018
    Principal investigator of Impactee project (funded by Volkswagen foundation)

  • since 09/2012
    Fellow at Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change (MCC) in Berlin

  • 09/18-08/19
    Postdoc at Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) at University of California (UC), Berkeley

  • 05/16-08/18
    Postdoc in working group Global Adaptation Strategies at Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

  • 2016
    Ph.D. in Climate Physics/Economics

  • 02-05/2015
    Research stay at Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) at University of California (UC), Berkeley

  • 2012
    M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Mathematics at Philipps University of Marburg, Germany

Publications