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Luciane Lenz

Researcher, Research Group "Climate Change in Developing Countries"

Luciane Lenz

Luciane Lenz joined the research group “Climate Change in Developing Countries” within the research department “Environment and Resources” at RWI in April 2015. She works on impact evaluations of development interventions, which aim at improving access to modern energy. Her research relies on sound quantitative methods and their application to self-designed household surveys.

Luciane holds a Bachelor of Science in International Management from the University of Flensburg, Germany and a Master of Arts in Development Economics from the Georg-August University of Göttingen, Germany. In the course of her studies she acquired international experience in Mexico, Kyrgyzstan and Thailand. Moreover, she supervised a four-month data collection in Rwanda in her former role as RWI student assistant.

Research Interests

Development economics, energy economics, applied econometrics

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Luciane Lenz

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