ZEW Mannheim is pleased to announce the 9th Mannheim Conference on Energy and the Environment on 20 and 21 May 2021. Leading experts as well as researchers at all career levels are invited to present and discuss innovative current research in the fields of energy and environmental economics. The conference will cover a broad range of aspects concerning the relationship between energy use and supply, environmental issues, economic prosperity, and regulation and policy. Contributions with different methodological backgrounds (theoretical, empirical, and behavioural research) are welcome.

Keynote Speakers

Christiane Baumeister

University of Notre Dame, USA

Kenneth Gillingham

Yale University, USA

Ashley Langer

University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

Erik T. Verhoef

VU Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Scientific Committee

Christoph Böhringer

Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg and ZEW

Antoine Dechezleprêtre

London School of Economics and Political Science and OECD

Natalia Fabra

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain

Gautam Gowrisankaran

University of Arizona, USA

Luigi Grossi

University of Verona, Italy

Andreas Lange

University of Hamburg and ZEW

Andreas Löschel

University of Münster and ZEW

Ulrich Wagner

University of Mannheim and ZEW

Michael Waterson

University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom and ZEW

Frank Wolak

Stanford University, USA

  • Environmental economics
  • Energy economics
  • Climate economics
  • Public economics
  • Industrial organisation
  • Behavioural economics
  • Transportation economics

Interested researchers are invited to submit preferably an academic paper, or an extended abstract of at least three pages. Submissions should be sent in PDF format to energy2021@zew.de no later than 31 January 2021.

  • Submission deadline: 31 January 2021
  • Notification of acceptance: 16 March 2021
  • Registration: 10 April 2021

Presenters are asked to discuss a paper. Authors shall send their paper to the discussant at least two weeks before the start of the conference.

To participate, use this zoom registration link.

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20.05.2021 - 21.05.2021

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