Johannes Emmerling


Johannes Emmerling is a senior scientist at European Institute on Economics and the Environment. He was a Senior Researcher at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) between 2012 and 2018. Johannes holds a Ph.D. from the Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), a M.A. in Economics from the Free University Berlin and a B.Sc. in Economics from the University of Heidelberg. He was a postgraduate fellow in Development Cooperation at the German Development Institute, Bonn. He has been working amongst others at the Social Science Research Center (WZB) Berlin, the Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), as Lecturer at Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, and as Consultant for the Organization of American States (OAS), the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the German Institute of Metrology (PTB), the Asian Development Bank (ADB), and the World Bank. He is co-leading the development of the integrated assessment model WITCH. His main areas of research include Climate Change and Energy economics, Risk and Uncertainty, Welfare Economics and Development. He is a passionate cyclist and plays keyboards in various formations.

Within COBHAM, he was studying in the role of behavioral traits on energy consumption decisions, the resulting welfare effects, and implementing these in Integrated Assessment Models.

He is a passionate cyclist and plays keyboards and piano in various formations.

Post Published by Johannes Emmerling

May 11

Are subsidies enough?

This month, Germany started to subsidize electric drive vehicles up to 4,000 EUR for the [...]
Mar 31

Tesla acts rationale

Today, the presentation of the new Tesla model once more reveals a great interest of [...]
Feb 23

The evolution of biases

Trying to explain why people often seem to act against their own (long-term) interest can be a [...]
May 5

Physics explain Tesla

The innovative company reveals a new product. While very expensive, it yields economic benefits [...]