Dr Frank Meissner

Funktion: 
Research Associate
Telefon: 
+49 331 28822-455

About

IASS Project

  • Towards a Sustainable Financial System

Research Interests

  • Sustainable business models and Green Finance

Curriculum Vitae

  • Frank Meissner joined the IASS as a research associate in May 2016. He has completed a Ph.D. Thesis on “Production subject to risk” and earned a doctoral degree at the University of Potsdam in 2008. Mr. Meissner has gathered working experience at the Potsdam Institute of Climate Impact Research (PIK) and as a researcher at University of Potsdam`s finance chair. He has worked as a policy consultant for seven years and was involved in a variety of projects focussing on socioeconomic aspects of renewable energies, clean tech, energy efficiency, climate and environmental policy and alternative traffic systems in Germany and Eastern Europe. Mr. Meissner is a member of the Global Climate Forum (GCF).

Selected Publications prior to joining the IASS

  • Meissner F., Hollmichel N., Krüger S. (2016), “Cost optimal market penetration of FCEV in Germany till 2030 – Scenario Analyses”, Final Report in WP 1.2 of the HyTrustPlus for the National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology Innovation Programme (NIP) of the German Federal Government
  • Mangalagiu D., Meissner F., Mielke J., Jaeger C. (2016), “A Green Corridor for Europe: Connecting the EU and the Balkans”, Background Paper No 1: the Western Balkans
  • Jaeger C., Schuetze F., Mielke J., Steudle G., Wolf S., Fuerst S.,Mangalagiu D., Meissner F., Paroussos L. (2015), “Investment-oriented climate policy: An opportunity for Europe - Analysis of growth and employment effects of an EU climate target of 50% in 2030”, Commissioned by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
  • Meissner F., Mangalgiu D., Paroussos L., Jaeger C. (2014), „New Member States - Climate Protection and Economic Growth: Case Study Bulgaria and Romania“, Project Report, Commissioned by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
  • Meissner F., Krause, J. (2013), “Monetary Support Schemes for Hydrogen Cars in Germany”, Project Report
  • Krause, J., Meissner, F., Jaeger, C. (2012): „Perspectives of Wind Energy in Bulgaria, Rumania and Poland“, Commissioned by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
  • Meissner, F.,  Radeke,  J., Kirchner, R. (2012): „Economical Potentials for Bioenergy in Ukraine“, Commissioned by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
  • Meissner, F. , Naumenko, D., Radeke, J. (2012): „Towards higher energy efficiency in Ukraine: Reducing regulation and promoting energy efficiency improvements“,  Policy Paper Series [PP/01/2012], German Advisory Group Ukraine
  • Meissner, F. (2011): „Belarus as Transit Country“ Policy Paper [PP/05/2011], German  Economic Team Belarus
  • Jaeger, C.C., Paroussos, L., Mangalagiu, D., Kupers, R., Mandel, A., Tàbara, J.D., Meissner, F., Lass, W. (2011): „A new growth path for Europe. Generating prosperity and jobs in the low-carbon economy“, Commissioned by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
  • Zimmer, R., Lüdi-Geoffroy, N., Krüger, S., Krause, J. , Hollmichel, N., Meissner, F. (2011), System Electro-vehicle, Evaluation
  • Meissner, F., Schenk, J. (2010): „Renewable Energy Tariffs in Belarus“ Policy Paper [PP/04/2010],  German Economic Team
  • Meissner, F. m,  Ueckerdt,  F. (2010): „Development of Renewable Energy in Ukraine, Potentials, Barriers and Recommendations“, Project Report for the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
  • Meissner, F., Betliy, O. (2010):  Financing instruments in the traffic sector in Germany and recommendations  for  Ukraine. Policy  Briefing  Series  [PB/07/2010], German  Advisory Group
  • Jochem, E., Jaeger, C., Battaglini, A., Bradke, H., Cremer, C., Eichhammer, W., Foerster, H., Haas, A., Henning, E., Idrissova, F., Kasper, B., Köhler, J., Koewener, D., Krause, J., Lass, W., Lilliestam, J., Mannsbart, W., Müller, M., Meißner, F., Pflüger, B., Radgen, P., Ragwitz, M., Rauschen, M., Reitze, R., Riffeser, L., Saure, K., Schade, W., Sensfuß, F., Toro, F., Walz, R., Wietschel, M. (2008): „Investitionen für ein klimafreundliches Deutschland – Synthesis Report“, Commissioned by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
  • Jochem, E., Jaeger, C., Battaglini, A., Bradke, H., Cremer, C., Eichhammer, W., Foerster, H., Haas, A., Henning, E., Idrissova, F., Kasper, B., Köhler, J., Koewener, D., Krause, J., Lass, W., Lilliestam, J., Mannsbart, W., Müller, M., Meissner, F., Pflüger, B., Radgen, P., Ragwitz, M., Rauschen, M., Reitze, R., Riffeser, L., Saure, K., Schade, W., Sensfuß, F., Toro, F., Walz, R., Wietschel, M. (2008): „Investitionen für ein klimafreundliches Deutschland“, Commissioned by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety 

Selected Lectures and Speeches

  • 2009 – 2011 Environmental Economics, University Potsdam