Dr Frank Meissner

Function: 
Research Associate
Phone: 
+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 completed a PhD at the University of Potsdam in 2008 with a thesis on “Production subject to risk". Before coming to the IASS, Dr Meissner worked as a researcher and lecturer at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) and the University of Potsdam. He also worked as a policy consultant for seven years and was involved in a variety of projects focussing on the socioeconomic aspects of renewable energies, clean tech, energy efficiency, climate and environmental policy, and alternative traffic systems in Germany and Eastern Europe. He 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.