Energy, Transportation, Environment

The department at a glance

Research profile

The department researches different strategies of sustainable development in energy, transportation and the environment in order to formulate sound policy recommendations. The transformation of the energy system and the effects of energy and climate policy on the resource and environmental markets are
of primary concern. Certain aspects of the transport markets are also examined. The department develops and employs quantitative economic optimization and equilibrium models as well as econometric methods in its research towards mobility and a climate-friendly, competitive, and secure energy supply.

Research Areas

Transformation of the Energy Economy
Resource and Environmental Markets
Transport Economics