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Prof. Dr. Sonja Peterson

Prof. Dr Sonja Peterson is Scientific Director of the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. She studied mathematical economics and economics at Universität Hamburg and the University of Colorado at Boulder and completed her PhD at Kiel University. Her current research topics include international and European environment and climate policy, bioenergy and land use, and environmental policy instruments. She is an expert on climate-economy modeling and computable general equilibrium (CGE) modeling.


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