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August 27, 2018

Sustainable Finance

2nd Research Meeting on Sustainable Finance


August 27, 2018
11:00 - 16:00


DIW Berlin
Room 2.3.001
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin

The aim of the research meeting is an open, informal exchange in order to promote the discourse on "sustainable finance" from a research perspective and to cooperate constructively on the basis of our different fields of research and experience. The informal discussion in a small group allows interactive and open discussions.


11:00-11:20 Short introduction, summary of the last meeting

11:20-12:00 Tour de table - short personal introduction of the participants, additions to the agenda


  • The European Commission's Technical Expert Group and the EU Member States' Expert Group on Sustainable Finance
  • Relevant research questions from the BMF perspective (Simon Kramer, BMF)
  • How can we support the expert groups on which topics / in which form / along which time axis?
  • How do we cooperate with the expert groups?


  • Detailed discussion of specific research contributions, including: Taxonomy and disclosure - which specific aspects and research questions should be addressed?
  • Science-based goals and future-oriented approaches for climate risk and climate protection strategies at corporate and public level
  • Disclosure: existing national policies, voluntary schemes, links to taxonomy work

Workshop Summary (PDF, 240.98 KB)