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Sven Kunze

Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
Alfred-Weber-Institute for Economics
Chair of International and Development Politics
 
Tel. +49 - 6221 - 54 38 54 
Fax +49 - 6221 - 54 36 49
 
 
Room: AWI 01.023
Office hours: upon appointment by email
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Research Interests

Economics of Climate Change

Environmental Economics

Development Economics

Applied Econometrics

Spatial Data Analysis

 


Working Papers

Unraveling the Effects of Tropical Cyclones on Economic Sectors Worldwide, Heidelberg University Discussion Paper No. 653, 2018

 


Work in progress

Analyzing the Effectiveness of Emergency Aid from Outer Space (with Vera Z. Eichenauer and Andreas Fuchs)

The Effects of the 2015 Nepal Earthquake on Local Welfare (with Vera Z. Eichenauer, Andreas Fuchs, and Eric Strobl)

Living on the Stormy Side? Tropical Cyclones and Human Settlements (with Eric Strobl)

Sectoral Flood Impacts in Europe - Insights from a new Spatial Sectoral GDP Dataset (with Aurélien Saussay).

The Political-Economic Determinants of Disaster Relief Provision - Evidence from Hurricane Impacts in the United States (with Stephan A. Schneider).

 


Conference and Workshop Organization

Workshop, Geospatial Analysis of Disasters: Measuring Welfare Impacts of Emergency Relief, sponsored by AidData (July 2016)

 


Conferences and Summer Schools

2018

CSAE Conference 2018: Economic Development in Africa, University of Oxford

8th Annual Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Workshop in Sustainable Development, Columbia University

Summer Course: Spatial Analysis in Economics and the Environment, University of Gothenburg

6th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists, University of Gothenburg

Beyond Basic Questions Workshop, University of Hanover

 

2017

AURÖ Young Researcher Workshop on Environmental & Resource Economics, University of Basel

Columbia’s Alliance Graduate Summer School - Research Methods in Sustainable Development, Columbia Global Center,

Conference of the Research Group on Development Economics of the German Economic Association, University of Göttingen

Conference on Econometric Models of Climate Change, Nuffield College, University of Oxford

Impacts World Conference 2017, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

 

2016

AURÖ Young Researcher Workshop on Environmental & Resource Economics, UFZ Leipzig

Conference of the Research Group on Development Economics of the German Economic Association, Heidelberg University

Summer Conference of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE), Breckenridge

22nd Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE), ETH Zurich

Beyond Basic Questions Workshop, University of Salzburg

Geospatial Analysis of Disasters: Measuring Welfare Impacts of Emergency Relief, Heidelberg University

15th International Swiss Climate Summer School - "Climate Risks - Coping with Uncertainty", Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research, Grindelwald

 


Teaching

 

Summer term 2018

Research Seminar Development Economics (Master seminar)

 

Winter term 2017/2018

Macroeconomics (Bachelor tutorial)

 

Summer term 2017

Research Seminar Development Economics (Master seminar)

Empirical Public Choice (Bachelor Tutorial)

 

Winter term 2016/2017

Macroeconomics (Bachelor tutorial)

Research Seminar Development Economics (Master seminar)

 

Summer term 2016

Research Seminar Development Economics (Master seminar)

 


Education

Graduate program in Economics at Graduate School of Economic & Social Sciences (CDSE) at the University of Mannheim (2015-2016)

Master of Science in Economics at Heidelberg University (2012-2015)

Exchange Semester at the Universidade Federal Fluminense, Rio de Janeiro (2009-2010)

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Economics at the University of Tübingen (2007-2011)

 


Awards, Fellowships, and Scholarships

PROMOS Scholarship of the DAAD (2016)

Add-on Fellowship for Interdisciplinary Economics of the Joachim Herz Stiftung (2018-2019)

Zukunftskolleg of the Heidelberg Center for the Environment (2018-2019)

 


Refeering

Environmental and Resource Economics, Spring Meeting of Young Economists, Journal of Peace Research

 


Visiting Positions

University of Bern (2018): Visiting PhD student, invited by Eric Strobl

 


Professional Experience

Since September 2015: PhD under supervision of Prof. Dr. Axel Dreher, Heidelberg University

Student research assistant at the Chair of International and Development Politics of Prof. Dr. Axel Dreher, Heidelberg University (2013-2015)

Internship at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Potsdam (2012)

Internship at the Ramboll Management Consulting GmbH, Hamburg (2012)

Participation in the ASA-program for development cooperation with project phase in Nepal (3 months) (2011)

Internship at the Institute for Applied Economic Research (IAW), Tübingen (2010)

Internship at the German Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), Wiesbaden (2009)

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