Jun.-Prof. Dr. Paul Lehmann

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since 2018Assistant professor for Environmental and Energy Economics at the Faculty of Economics and Management Science at the University of Leipzig in cooperation with the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, Leipzig (Germany)
since 2017Head of the Junior Research Group "Sustainable Deployment of Renewable Energies with Multiple Environmental Impacts - Policy Strategies to mitigate Ecological Trade-offs of the Energy Transition", University Leipzig (Germany)
2009-2017Research Fellow, Department of Economics, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig (Germany) (2013-2017: Spokesman of the interdisciplinary Working Group Energy cross-cutting UFZ social science departments)
2016Visiting Researcher, Institute for New Economic Thinking, University of Oxford (UK)
2010Dr. rer. pol. (equiv. Ph.D. in Economics), Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg (Germany)
Grade: Summa cum laude
Thesis: “Using a Policy Mix to Combat Climate Change – An Economic Evaluation of Policies in the German Electricity Sector”
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hansjürgens; Second Referee: Prof. Dr. Ahlert
2006-2009Scholarship candidate of the Foundation of German Business (Stiftung der Deutschen Wirtschaft), Department of Economics, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig (Germany)
2005Visiting Researcher, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC (USA)
2004-2005Research Assistant, Department of Economics, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig (Germany)
1998-2004Diplom-Betriebswirt (equiv. MBA), University of Leipzig (Germany)
Grade: 1.3 (1.0 maximum)
Thesis: "An Economic Evaluation of the U.S. Conservation Reserve Program"
Erasmus student at Universidad de Deusto, San Sebastian (Spain), 10/2000 – 08/2001

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Fields of Research

  • Environmental and Resource Economics, Energy Economics
  • Institutional Economics and Political Economy
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Applied to the analysis of energy, climate and water policy

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