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Dr. Franziska Schütze

Dr. Franziska Schütze

Research Associate of the

Climate Policy Department

Research Topics and Working Areas

Dr. Franziska Schütze is a Research Associate in the climate policy department at DIW Berlin and coordinator of the project "sustainable finance research platform". Prior to DIW, she worked at the Global Climate Forum e.V. and obtained her Ph.D. at the University of Potsdam. Her research aims at understanding economic implications of climate and energy policies and the role of the financial sector. This includes the assessment of climate-related risks and opportunities and the assessment of green fiscal policies and financial market regulation. She holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. in International Economics and Business from Utrecht School of Economics. During her Master she studied one semester at Lund University and Copenhagen Business School. After her studies, she worked as an analyst for a venture capital fund for sustainable businesses in the area of renewable energy, e-mobility, natural resources and green IT.


Diskussionspapiere 2083 / 2024

Sustainable Finance Taxonomies – Enabling the Transition towards Net Zero? A Transition Score for International Frameworks

2024| Catherine Marchewitz, Fernanda Ballesteros, Franziska Schütze, Nesrine Hadj Arab
Diskussionspapiere 2048 / 2023

Scenario Analysis for Net Zero: The Applicability of Climate Neutrality Studies for Transitioning Firms in the German Building Sector and Energy-Intensive Industry

2023| Fernanda Ballesteros, Franziska Schütze, Catherine Marchewitz, Alexandra Hüttel
DIW Weekly Report 42/43/44 / 2022

Heat Monitor 2020 and 2021: Heating Energy Consumption down Slightly but Climate Targets Still Not Met

2022| Till Köveker, Mats Kröger, Franziska Schütze
DIW Wochenbericht 43 / 2022

Wichtig ist es, energetische Sanierungen und Heizungswechsel voranzubringen: Interview

2022| Franziska Schütze, Erich Wittenberg
DIW Wochenbericht 43 / 2022

Wärmemonitor 2020 und 2021: Heizenergiebedarf leicht gesunken, Klimaziele aber verfehlt

2022| Till Köveker, Mats Kröger, Franziska Schütze
Refereed essays Web of Science

The EU Sustainable Finance Taxonomy and Its Contribution to Climate Neutrality

In: Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment 14 (2024), 1, S. 128–160 | Franziska Schütze, Jan Stede
Externe Monographien

Climate Transition Plans: State of Play in EU Legislation and Policy Recommendations

WPSF, 2023, 23 S.
(Policy Brief / Wissenschaftsplattform Sustainable Finance ; 3/2023)
| Fernanda Ballesteros, Malte Hessenius, Alexandra Hüttel, Catherine Marchewitz, Karsten Neuhoff, Franziska Schütze, Leon Stolle
Externe Monographien

Der Finanzsektor als Klimaschützer? Das Potenzial von Sustainable Finance

Berlin: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, 2023, 27 S.
(Hintergrundpapier zum 11. Forum Klimaökonomie)
| Kai Lessmann, Franziska Schütze, Kai Dombrowski, Daniel Engler,Gunnar Gutsche, Achim Hagen, Christian Klein,Gunnar Gutsche, Achim Hagen, Christian Klein, Matthias Kopp, Andrew McConnell, Karsten Neuhoff, Menglu Neupert-Zuang, Thomas Pioch, Oliver Schenker,Marie-Theres von Schickfus, Frank Schiemann, Hendrik Schuldt, Angelika Vogt, Boyan Yanovski
Refereed essays Web of Science

The Price of Natural Gas Dependency: Price Shocks, Inequality, and Public Policy

In: Energy Policy 175 (2023), 113472, 17 S. | Mats Kröger, Maximlian Longmuir, Karsten Neuhoff, Franziska Schütze
Externe Monographien

The First ECB Bottom-up Climate Stress Test: Dealing with Data Gaps and Methodological Challenges

2022, 13 S.
(Policy Brief / Wissenschaftsplattform Sustainable Finance ; 6/2022)
| Pia Hüttl, Oliver Schenker, Franziska Schütze, Ashish Tyagi



Sustainable Finance Taxonomies – Enabling the Transition towards Carbon Neutrality? A Multi-Criteria Assessment of International Frameworks

Catherine Marchewitz, Fernanda Ballesteros, Franziska Schütze
Neapel, Italien, 23.06.2023
| 1st Conference on Sustainable Banking & Finance: CSBF 2023

Klimaziele und Transitionspläne – Schlüsselinstrumente zur Finanzierung einer nachhaltigen und resilienten Wirtschaft?

Franziska Schütze, Fernanda Ballesteros
Berlin, 12.01.2023
| STM23: Bridging the Worlds – Sustainability Transformation Monitor

Designing Auctions for Renewable Energy: The Economic of the Reference Yield Model

Mats Kröger, Maximilian Longmuir, Karsten Neuhoff, Franziska Schütze
Potsdam, 08.06.2022
| DIW Berlin Graduate Center 2022 Summer Workshop

The Impact of ECB Corporate Sector Purchases on European Green Bonds

Franziska Bremus, Franziska Schütze, Aleksandar Zaklan
[Online], 26.09.2021 - 29.09.2021
| Climate Economics: Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2021; Online-Konferenz

The Impact of the ECB Corporate Sector Purchase Programme on the European Green Bond Market

Franziska Bremus, Franziska Schütze, Aleksandar Zaklan
[Online], 21.06.2021 - 25.06.2021
| 26th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists: EAERE 2021; Online

Research Projects