Dr. Johanna Cludius
Dr. Johanna Cludius
Dr. Johanna Cludius

Dr. Johanna Cludius

Senior Researcher
Energy & Climate

Special Expertise

  • Market-based climate policy instruments, in particular emissions trading
  • Distributional effects of energy and climate policy
  • Econometric analysis of time-series data and micro-economic data on households and firms

Key Projects

  • Evaluation and future design of the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS)
  • Distributional implications of energy saving and efficiency measures for German households
  • European Topic Centre on Air and Climate Change (ETC/ACM)


  • Since 2011: Oeko-Institut, Researcher, Energy & Climate Division
  • 2014 - 2016: Post-doctoral researcher (part-time) at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW), Winterthur, as part of the Swiss Competence Center for Research in Energy, Society and Transition (SCCER CREST)
  • 2007 - 2011: Oeko-Institut, Research Assistant, Energy & Climate Division
  • 2009 - 2010: Centre for Energy and Environmental Markets (CEEM), Research Assistant, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney

Professional Training

  • 2011 - 2015: PhD “Distributional Effects of Energy and Climate Policy”, Economics, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney
  • 2006 - 2011: German Diplom, Economics, Free University, Berlin

Language Skills

  • German (native speaker), English (proficient), French, Spanish, Russian