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Michael Jakob

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First Name:Michael
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Last Name:Jakob
RePEc Short-ID:pja316
Terminal Degree:2011 Economics of Climate Change (Climatecon); Institut für Landschaftsarchitektur und Umweltplanung; Technische Universität Berlin (from RePEc Genealogy)


(98%) Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change (MCC)

Berlin, Germany


Torgauer Str. 12-15, 10829 Berlin
RePEc:edi:mccbede (more details at EDIRC)

(2%) Potsdam Institut für Klimafolgenforschung (PIK) (Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research)
Potsdam, Germany

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Working papers

  1. Kalkuhl, Matthias & Fernandez Milan, Blanca & Schwerhoff, Gregor & Jakob, Michael & Hahnen, Maren & Creutzig, Felix, 2017. "Fiscal Instruments for Sustainable Development: The Case of Land Taxes," MPRA Paper 78652, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  2. Schwerhoff, Gregor & Dao, Nguyen Thang & Edenhofer, Ottmar & Grimalda, Gianluca & Jakob, Michael & Klenert, David & Siegmeier, Jan, 2017. "Policy options for a socially balanced climate policy," Economics Discussion Papers 2017-34, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW).
  3. Jakob, Michael & Kübler, Dorothea & Steckel, Jan Christoph & van Velduizen, Roel, 2016. "Clean up your own mess: An experimental study of moral responsibility and efficiency," Discussion Papers, Research Unit: Market Behavior SP II 2016-215, WZB Berlin Social Science Center.
  4. Michael Jakob & Claudine Chen & Sabine Fuss & Annika Marxen & Narasimha Rao & Ottmar Edenhofer, 2015. "Using Carbon Pricing Revenues to Finance Infrastructure Access," Working Papers 2015.94, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.
  5. Sabine Fuss & Claudine Chen & Michael Jakob & Annika Marxen & Narasimha D. Rao & Ottmar Edenhofer, 2015. "Could Resource Rents Finance Universal Access to Infrastructure? A First Exploration of Needs and Rents," Working Papers 2015.93, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.
  6. Brigitte Knopf & Nicolas Koch & Godefroy Grosjean & Sabine Fuss & Christian Flachsland & Michael Pahle & Michael Jakob & Ottmar Edenhofer, 2014. "The European Emissions Trading System (EU ETS): Ex-Post Analysis, the Market Stability Reserve and Options for a Comprehensive Reform," Working Papers 2014.79, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.
  7. Grunewald, Nicole & Jakob, Michael & Mouratiadou, Ioanna, 2013. "Decomposing Inequality in CO2 Emissions: the Role of Primary Energy Carriers and Economic Sectors," Annual Conference 2013 (Duesseldorf): Competition Policy and Regulation in a Global Economic Order 79779, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association.
  8. Gunnar Luderer & Valentina Bosetti & Michael Jakob & Henri Waisman & Jan Steckel & Ottmar Edenhofer, 2009. "Towards a Better Understanding of Disparities in Scenarios of Decarbonization: Sectorally Explicit Results from the RECIPE Project," Working Papers 2009.117, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.


  1. Schwerhoff, Gregor & Nguyen, Thang Dao & Edenhofer, Ottmar & Grimalda, Gianluca & Jakob, Michael & Klenert, David & Siegmeier, Jan, 2017. "Policy options for a socially balanced climate policy," Economics - The Open-Access, Open-Assessment E-Journal, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW), vol. 11, pages 1-11.
  2. Steckel, Jan Christoph & Rao, Narasimha D. & Jakob, Michael, 2017. "Access to infrastructure services: Global trends and drivers," Utilities Policy, Elsevier, vol. 45(C), pages 109-117.
  3. Jakob, Michael & Chen, Claudine & Fuss, Sabine & Marxen, Annika & Rao, Narasimha D. & Edenhofer, Ottmar, 2016. "Carbon Pricing Revenues Could Close Infrastructure Access Gaps," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 84(C), pages 254-265.
  4. Fuss, Sabine & Chen, Claudine & Jakob, Michael & Marxen, Annika & Rao, Narasimha D. & Edenhofer, Ottmar, 2016. "Could resource rents finance universal access to infrastructure? A first exploration of needs and rents," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 21(6), pages 691-712, December.
  5. Michael Jakob & Jérôme Hilaire, 2015. "Using importers’ windfall savings from oil subsidy reform to enhance international cooperation on climate policies," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 131(4), pages 465-472, August.
  6. Gabriel Felbermayr & Thomas Mayer & Gerhard Illing & Jürgen Pfister & Stephan Klasen & Michael Jakob & Heinz-Jürgen Axt & Harold James, 2015. "Globalisierung und regionale Integration: Ökonomische Entwicklungen, Perspektiven und Grenzen," ifo Schnelldienst, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 68(16), pages 03-30, August.
  7. Iris Staub-Kaminski & Anne Zimmer & Michael Jakob & Robert Marschinski, 2014. "Climate Policy In Practice: A Typology Of Obstacles And Implications For Integrated Assessment Modeling," Climate Change Economics (CCE), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 5(01), pages 1-30.
  8. Michael Jakob & Ottmar Edenhofer, 2014. "Green growth, degrowth, and the commons," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 30(3), pages 447-468.
  9. Creutzig, Felix & Goldschmidt, Jan Christoph & Lehmann, Paul & Schmid, Eva & von Blücher, Felix & Breyer, Christian & Fernandez, Blanca & Jakob, Michael & Knopf, Brigitte & Lohrey, Steffen & Susca, Ti, 2014. "Catching two European birds with one renewable stone: Mitigating climate change and Eurozone crisis by an energy transition," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 38(C), pages 1015-1028.
  10. Michael Jakob & Jan Christoph Steckel & Ottmar Edenhofer, 2014. "Consumption- Versus Production-Based Emission Policies," Annual Review of Resource Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 6(1), pages 297-318, October.
  11. Jakob, Michael & Brunner, Steffen, 2014. "Optimal Commitment Under Uncertainty: Adjustment Rules for Climate Policy," Strategic Behavior and the Environment, now publishers, vol. 4(3), pages 291-310, August.
  12. Grunewald, Nicole & Jakob, Michael & Mouratiadou, Ioanna, 2014. "Decomposing inequality in CO2 emissions: The role of primary energy carriers and economic sectors," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 100(C), pages 183-194.
  13. Ottmar Edenhofer & Jan Christoph Steckel & Michael Jakob, 2014. "Does Environmental Sustainability Contradict Prosperity?," Global Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 5, pages 15-20, October.
  14. Jakob, Michael & Lessmann, Kai & Wildgrube, Theresa, 2014. "The Role of Emissions Trading and Permit Allocation in International Climate Agreements with Asymmetric Countries," Strategic Behavior and the Environment, now publishers, vol. 4(4), pages 361-392, December.
  15. Kai Carstensen & Elisabeth Wieland & Gert G. Wagner & Bruno S. Frey & Martin Zeil & Ludger Wößmann & Edelgard Bulmahn & Ottmar Edenhofer & Michael Jakob & Jan Steckel & Carl Christian von Weizsäcker &, 2013. "Wohlstand und Wachstum," ifo Schnelldienst, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 66(15), pages 03-32, August.
  16. Steckel, Jan Christoph & Brecha, Robert J. & Jakob, Michael & Strefler, Jessica & Luderer, Gunnar, 2013. "Development without energy? Assessing future scenarios of energy consumption in developing countries," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 90(C), pages 53-67.
  17. Michael Jakob & Robert Marschinski & Michael Hübler, 2013. "Between a Rock and a Hard Place: A Trade-Theory Analysis of Leakage Under Production- and Consumption-Based Policies," Environmental & Resource Economics, Springer;European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 56(1), pages 47-72, September.
  18. Gunnar Luderer & Valentina Bosetti & Michael Jakob & Marian Leimbach & Jan Steckel & Henri Waisman & Ottmar Edenhofer, 2012. "The economics of decarbonizing the energy system—results and insights from the RECIPE model intercomparison," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 114(1), pages 9-37, September.
  19. Michael Jakob & Kai Lessmann, 2012. "Signaling in international environmental agreements: the case of early and delayed action," International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 12(4), pages 309-325, November.
  20. Jakob, Michael & Haller, Markus & Marschinski, Robert, 2012. "Will history repeat itself? Economic convergence and convergence in energy use patterns," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 34(1), pages 95-104.
  21. Marschinski, Robert & Flachsland, Christian & Jakob, Michael, 2012. "Sectoral linking of carbon markets: A trade-theory analysis," Resource and Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 34(4), pages 585-606.
  22. Michael Jakob & Gunnar Luderer & Jan Steckel & Massimo Tavoni & Stephanie Monjon, 2012. "Time to act now? Assessing the costs of delaying climate measures and benefits of early action," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 114(1), pages 79-99, September.
  23. Steckel, Jan Christoph & Jakob, Michael & Marschinski, Robert & Luderer, Gunnar, 2011. "From carbonization to decarbonization?--Past trends and future scenarios for China's CO2 emissions," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 39(6), pages 3443-3455, June.

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  1. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (7) 2010-01-16 2014-02-02 2014-11-22 2015-12-12 2015-12-12 2017-02-12 2017-07-09. Author is listed
  2. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (6) 2010-01-16 2014-02-02 2014-11-22 2015-12-12 2017-02-12 2017-07-09. Author is listed
  3. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (3) 2015-12-12 2017-02-12 2017-07-09
  4. NEP-REG: Regulation (3) 2014-11-22 2015-12-12 2017-07-09
  5. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2017-02-12
  6. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2010-01-16
  7. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2014-11-22
  8. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (1) 2017-02-12
  9. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2017-07-09
  10. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2015-12-12


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