Hendrik Mahlkow

Topics: Climate, Emerging Markets & Developing Countries


Main research interests

  • International climate policy
  • Environmental policy instruments
  • International development
  • International trade policy

Hendrik Mahlkow is PhD researcher at the Kiel Institute. He is part of the project ROCHADE - The Role of Structural Change and Distributional Effects. His research focuses on climate change impacts in the agricultural sector (e.g., crop failures). Developing countries are particularly vulnerable to such impacts. He investigates whether international trade increases the economic impacts of climate change or help to adapt to them.

Hendrik holds Master's degree in Agricultural Economics from the Humboldt University of Berlin.

  1. Policy Article

    Decoupling Europe

    Kiel Policy Brief
    Gabriel Felbermayr, Steffen Gans, Hendrik Mahlkow ...

    Kiel Policy Brief No. 153: The COVID-19 pandemic revealed the vulnerability of international value chains in the face of global shocks.


Twitter @HMahlkow

  1. Hendrik Mahlkow


    @Biokraftstoff Das Argument man braucht den Biokraftstoffanbau um Eiweißfuttermittel nicht importieren zu müssen und dadurch gäbe es keinen TANK oder TELLER Gegensatz ist falsch. Man kann genau so viele Eiweißfuttermittel durch den Anbau von Feldfrüchten für die menschliche Ernährung erzeugen.