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Our figure of the month 07/2019: Chile's importance for e-mobility

In order to meet the conditions of sustainability, the mobility of the future will have to be climate and environmentally friendly. Electromobility is currently the means for the transport sector. The shift towards electrified mobility…

Project meeting of GWS and Chilean partners for training and handover of the COFORCE model

As part of the project "Development of Sustainable Mining Strategies in Chile with a Regionalized National Model", GWS developed the macro-econometric IO model COFORCE for Chile.

The aim is to analyse the dependence of the Chilean economy…

GWS at the IIOA Conference in Glasgow

From July 2nd to 5th, the 27th IIOA Conference takes place in Gloasgow (Scotland). The GWS participates with several contributions:

Anett Großmann presents results from the meetPASS project, which analyses the implications of the Paris…

Socio-economic scenarios as a basis for vulnerability analyses for Germany

Sub-report of the project "Policy instruments for climate adaptation" published on behalf of the Federal Environment Agency. The three developed socio-economic scenarios Trend, Stability and Dynamics for Germany represent probable futures…

Our figure of the month 05/2019: Living in Bavaria becomes more expensive

In Germany, average earners have to spend a constantly rising share of their income on the dream of a detached house as a family home. Although the positive situation on the German labour market is leading to a steady rise in wages, the…

GWS at the conference "Transport Economics and Policy"

On May 23rd and 24th 2019, the sixth conference "Transport Economics and Politics" will take place at the TU Berlin. Lisa Becker will participate with a contribution on the topic "Cost structure of the fuel market as an argument for…

GWS at workshop on sustainability assessment of energy systems

On May 16th 2019, a workshop on "Integrated sustainability assessment and optimization of energy systems" of the InNOSys project will be organized with the participation of GWS. The workshop will take place at the Karlsruhe Institute of…

Project on macroeconomic effects and distributive aspects of the energy transition completed

The findings of this study provide an important basis for an assessment of the energy transition in terms of economic policy.
Results are published by the German Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy: www.bmwi.de/Redaktion/EN/Artikel/Ene…

Our figure of the month 05/2019: The triangularity of world export flows

The dominance of advanced economies persists

Since the Second World War, world trade has continued to grow, encouraged by the reduction of trade barriers, for example within the framework of GATT/WTO, the integration of Europe or due to…

Our figure of the month 04/2019: Rapid increase in the need for long-term care in Germany

The current figures for the nursing care statistics show more than 3.4 million people in need of nursing care in Germany in 2017, which represents a significant increase over previous years. Persons who receive benefits from the social…

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