Lara Ahmann holds a Bachelor's degree in Cultural and Economic Sciences from the University of Halle-Wittenberg and a Master's degree in Environmental Systems and Resource Management from the University of Osnabrück. Since October 2017 she is a researcher at GWS in the division of Energy and Climate.
She was already involved in projects on climate change adaptation, bioeconomy and energy efficiency and contributed her systems science expertise. In interdisciplinary teams she evaluated different policy options and instruments. With the models PANTA RHEI and GINFORS-E she works on macroeconometric modelling and future projections.
Projects of Lara Ahmann
Publications of Lara Ahmann
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Our figure of the month 08/2022: A development against the trend: growth in the number of apprentices for the occupation of plant mechanic for sanitary, heating, and air-conditioning technology in the last decade
Both the German government's heat pump offensive and the sharp rise in energy prices due to Russia's war against Ukraine are currently boosting demand for heat pumps and solar thermal systems…
Our figure of the month 05/2022: Strong increase in timber prices due to rising global demand, supply bottlenecks and trade embargoes
Forestry and sawmills benefit
After both raw wood prices and industrial producer prices for wood in Germany stagnated for years or declined from mid-2018 to the end of 2020, they have since…