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Dr. Andreas Gerster


Dr. Andreas Gerster

Andreas Gerster is researcher in the department "Environment and Resources" at RWI. His general fields of research are environment and energy economics, with a special emphasis on the empirical evaluation of climate policies.

He has studied in Tübingen, Aix-en-Provence and Münster prior to conducting his graduate studies at the Ruhr Graduate School in Economics in Essen. In May 2017, he received his PhD from Ruhr University Bochum for his dissertation (“Empirical Evaluations of Climate Policies”). His research has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Regulatory Economics.

Research Interests

Energy and Environmental Economics, Information and Behavioral Economics, Impact Evaluation

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Dr. Andreas Gerster

RWI - Leibniz-Institut für
Hohenzollernstraße 1-3
D - 45128 Essen

Phone: +49 (201) 8149-521
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