Maximilian Banning studied economics at the Westfälische Wilhelms-University Münster which he graduated as Master of Science in 2017. At the centre of his studies were econometrics and empirical economics as well as microeconomics.

In his master thesis, he examined the consequences of externalities and analysed the economic markets of digital platforms under competition economic criteria.

Since August 2017 Maximilian Banning is working at both, the GWS’s department for Economic and Social Affairs and at the department of Energy and Climate.

Research interests

Environmental Economics
Business Cycle, Economic Activities and International Trade
Renewable Energy Policy

Maximilian Banning


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