Oliver Lah

Address Neue Promenade 6
10178 Berlin
Telephone +49 (0)30 2887458-16
Email oliver.lah@wupperinst.org

Oliver Lah is part of the research group Policy Assessment under the direction of Dr. Klaus Jacob and coordinates the FP7 project SUSTAIN EU-ASEAN at the Environmental Policy Research Centre (FFU). The project facilitates research collaboration on climate and resource issues between Europe and Southeast Asia. He also works as a project coordinator at the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy.  His research focus is on political structures, sustainable development and climate change mitigation strategies in Europe and emerging countries. Oliver is a Lead Author in Working Group III of the Fifth IPCC Assessment Report and previously worked for the New Zealand government, the University of Munich and the Minister of State to the German Federal Chancellor. 

Lah, O., (2015) The Barriers to Low-carbon Land-transport and Policies to overcome them, European Transport Research Review, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12544-014-0151-3.

Figueroa, M. Lah, O., Fulton, L., McKinnon, A. Tiwari G. (2014) Energy for Transport, Annual Review of Environment and Resources, Vol. 39: 393-418 http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev-environ-031913-100450.

Hüging, H., Glensor, K. and Lah, O. 2014. Need for a Holistic Assessment of Urban Mobility measures–Review of Existing Methods and Design of a Simplified Approach. Transportation Research Procedia 4: 3–13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trpro.2014.11.001

Fulton, L. Lah, O., Cuenot, F. (2013) Transport Pathways towards a 2 Degree Scenario, Sustainability (Special Issue: Sustainable Cities) www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/5/5/1863 

Sims R., R. Schaeffer,  F. Creutzig,  X. Cruz-Núñez,  M. D’Agosto,  D. Dimitriu,  M.J. Figueroa Meza,  L. Fulton,  S. Kobayashi,  O. Lah,  A. McKinnon,  P. Newman,  M. Ouyang,  J.J. Schauer,  D. Sperling,  and G. Tiwari,  2014: Transport. In: Climate Change 2014: Mitigation of Climate Change. Contribution of Working Group III to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovern- mental Panel on Climate Change [Edenhofer,  O.,  R. Pichs-Madruga,  Y. Sokona,  E. Farahani,  S. Kadner,  K. Seyboth,  A. Adler,  I. Baum,  S. Brunner,  P. Eickemeier,  B. Kriemann,  J. Savolainen,  S. Schlömer, C. von Stechow,  T. Zwickel and J. C. Minx (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, NY, USA. http://report.mitigation2014.org/report/ipcc_wg3_ar5_chapter8.pdf