NOTE: Unfortunately, this event is cancelled.

Work with administrative data on a micro-level is becoming evermore important in the field of environmental economics. Such data enable diverse research questions to be addressed, concerning not only the ex-post evaluation of various environmental and energy policies but also the analysis of drivers of productivity growth and energy efficiency. The primary focus of this scientific workshop is the presentation and discussion of new research findings from the field of environmental economics made using official firm data for Germany (AFiD) from the research data centres of the statistical offices of the Länder. In addition, the workshop shall facilitate the exchange of information between data users and data providers.

The workshop will be held in German.

Researchers are invited to submit an abstract of 600 to 1000 words (including bibliography) via e-mail to Researchers are explicitly encouraged to submit work-in-progress reports. Project outlines may also be submitted.

15 January 2020: deadline for submission
15 February 2020: notification of acceptance

The participation fee is EUR 100. This includes conference material, snacks and coffee, drinks and the conference dinner. Participants who are presenting a paper are not required to pay the conference fee.

A number of hotel rooms have been reserved. Participants are asked to book their own accommodation. Please contact the event organisers for more detailed information:


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26.03.2020 - 27.03.2020

Event Location

ZEW – Leibniz-Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung

L 7, 1 68161 Mannheim

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