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June - July 2020/ EAERE Conference

The 25th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) takes place from June 23rd to July 3rd. Participation in the virtual conference is free, there is just a registration required. The following members of the chair present current work: 

Prof. Dr.
Katrin Rehdanz

See it? Sniff it? Stated preferences based on visual and olfactory appearance

25.06.2020,
5-7 pm

Dr. Jana Stöver

International Transfer of Climate Change Adaptation Technologies and
Intellectual Property Rights: An Empirical Investigation

27.06.2020,
5-7 pm

 Susann Adloff

 Individual Coastal Protection Preferences under Uncertainty

02.07.2020,
5-7 pm

The links to the respective sessions can be found in the detailed programme

 

April 2020/ New paper

Swantje Sundt, Prof. Rehdanz und Dr. Jürgen Meyerhoff published their new paper Consumers’ Willingness to Accept Time-of-Use Tariffs for Shifting Electricity Demand in the open access journal Energies doi: 10.3390/en13081895.
 

April 2020/ Project GoCoase

In the beginning of April we piloted our survey. We ask 2000 randomly selected persons throughout Germany about coastal adaptation to climate change in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. Results will be made available at the project's homepage from autumn 2020 onwards.
 

February 2020/ Presentation

Dr. Jana Stöver took part in the AURÖ-Workshop in Frankfurt (Oder), where she presented her research on the ”International transfer of climate-change adaptation technologies“ on February 17th.
 

November 2019/ Project GoCoase

In November, we conducted a first stakeholder workshop, discussing adaptation in coastal protection with stakeholders active in the areas coastal protection, tourism, environmental protection, forestry, and the maritime economy in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.
 

October 2019/ Project GoCoase

In October, we conducted four focus groups in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania. Residents from the cities of Stralsund, Greifswald, Rostock, and Schwerin were invited to discuss the topic of coastal protection.

Foto: Aufbau Fokusgruppen
 

August – September 2019/ Project DICES

Susann Adloff conducted Choice Experiments on Bougainville, Papua New Guinea for the DFG-funded project DICES, with the support of one of our research assistants.

Photo: Susann Adloff in Bougainville, Papua New Guinea.
 

February 2019/ Project DICES

Susann Adloff conducted Choice Experiments on Fuvahmulah, Maldives for the DFG-funded project DICES.

Photo: Beach on Fuvahmulah, Maldives.
 

June – August 2018/ Project DICES

Susann Adloff went to Papua New Guinea for a first set of data collection for the DFG-funded research project DICES.