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Staff Biography

[Photo: Ulrich WAGNER] Professor Ulrich WAGNER
Research Associate - Growth
Mannheim University
Tel: +49 (0) 621 181-1420
Email: Ulrich.wagner@uni-mannheim.de

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Expertise: Environmental economics, public economics, industrial organization


Ulrich J. Wagner is Professor of Economics at the University of Mannheim. He is a co-editor of the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, a co-editor of Economics: the E-Journal and an editorial board member of the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. He is a co-winner of the 2015 Erik Kempe Award in Environmental and Resource Economics. Ulrich Wagner received his doctoral degree in 2006 from Yale University and subsequently worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the Earth Institute at Columbia University. Before joining the University of Mannheim in 2015, he worked as an Associate Professor of Economics at Universidad Carlos III in Madrid.

Current Areas of Research:

Evaluation of climate change mitigation policies

Economic impacts of air pollution

Empirical analysis of international environmental agreements


  • Ph.D. Economics, Yale University, 2006.
  • Diplom Economics, University of Kiel, 2001.
  • Vordiplom Economics, University of Hamburg, 1998.


  • Erik Kempe Award in Environmental and Resource Economics, 2015.
  • Joseph L. Fisher Dissertation Fellowship, 2005.

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