Kick-off Conference

Dialogue on the Economics of Climate Change

12 - 14 Jun 2019
10117 Berlin
dbb forum, Friedrichstraße 169

The aim of the conference was to give the projects of the BMBF funding measure Economics of Climate Change II the opportunity to get to know each other, exchange ideas, define network activities, and discuss the challenges of climate economics research.

Aside from a panel discussion with Sylvia Kotting-Uhl (chairwoman Committee on the Environment), Sabine Nallinger (Stiftung 2°), Jakob Schlandt (Tagesspiegel) and Achim Wambach (ZEW) on the expectations of civil society, politics and industry towards science moderated by Karen Pittel (ifo institute), the projects were presented (posters can be downloaded here) and every theme held a workshop discussing project aims, research methods, and overarching goals.