Johannes Emmerling is a Senior Researcher at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, in the research programme on Climate Change and Sustainable Development. Johannes Emmerling holds a Ph.D. from the Toulouse School of Economics, 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.
Prior to joining FEEM where he working since 2013, he has been working amongst others at the Social Science Research Center (WZB) Berlin, as Consultant for the Organization of American States, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the German Institute of Metrology, and the World Bank, and as Lecturer at Université Toulouse 1 Capitole. He is co-leading the development of the integrated assessment model WITCH at FEEM. His main areas of research include Climate change and Energy economics, Risk and Uncertainty, Welfare Economics and Development.
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.