Ongoing Projects

Development of Recommendations for the Use of Economic Instruments in Order to Icrease Ressource Efficiency in Germany and the EU

In light of the increasing scarcity of resources and the resulting consequences the need to improve resource efficiency and to reduce resource consumption grows. So far, regulatory instruments are the main means to control resource consumption. Economic instruments are being used only in the areas of energy and transport. The research project aims at developing specific suggestions for the use of economic instruments or combinations of economic instruments for the improvement of resource ...

Ongoing Projects — finished

CLIP-IN: Climate Policy Integration in Federal States

Dr. Klaus Jacob

Sep 01, 2011 — Aug 31, 2013

Project partners: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna: Institute of Forest, Environmental and Natural Resource Policy

Lead Market-Strategies

Dr. Klaus Jacob

Oct 01, 2010 — Sep 30, 2013

Projektpartner:Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW), Fraunhofer-Institut für System- und Innovationsforschung (ISI)

Network of Excellence - Linking Impact Assessment Instruments to Sustainability Expertise (LIAISE)

Dr. Klaus Jacob

Nov 02, 2009 — Apr 30, 2014

Project partners: ALTERRA, AUTH, NERC, FEEM, AU, SEIT, SYKE, TECNALIA-LAB, UBO, UEA, UFZ, WU, ZALF, ZEW

Resource Policy - PolRess

Dr. Klaus Jacob

Jan 15, 2012 — May 31, 2015

Project partners: Ecologic; European School of Governance (EuSG); Gesellschaft für Wirtschaftliche Strukturforschung (GWS); Institut für Ökologische Wirtschaftsforschung (IÖW); Öko-Institut; Wuppertal-Institut