Felicitas Beier

PhD student
Beier

Felicitas Beier works on the implementation of policy measures with regards to freshwater resources in land-use modeling (MAgPIE model) and welfare dynamics of heterogenous farmers (ABCDE model).

Department

Working Group

Contact

Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
beier@pik-potsdam.de[at]pik-potsdam.de
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam

Felicitas Beier studied...

  • International Economics (B.Sc.) at Eberhard-Karls University in Tübingen and Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario (Canada) and
  • International Economics (M.A.) at Georg-August University in Göttingen and Fudan University in Shanghai, China.

She worked (internships) at:

  • CESifo Institute, Munich
  • Deutsche Bundesbank (German Central Bank), Frankfurt am Main

  • MAgPIE model development (git@github.com:magpiemodel/magpie.git)
  • Global irrigation patterns
  • Welfare dynamics of heterogeneous farmers (ABCDE model: git@gitlab.pik-potsdam.de:beier/abcde-model.git)
  • Resource Economics
  • Adoption of technologies
  • Water scarcity and Water Economics

Teaching assistant positions:

  • 10/2015-04/2016: 

    Teaching assistant at the Chair of Macroeconomics and Development (Prof. Dr. Strulik), Göttingen

  • 04/2016-08/2016: 

    Teaching assistant at the Chair of Statistics and Econometrics (Prof. Dr. Herwartz), Göttingen

  • Humboldt University(HU), Berlin (PhD student in Agricultural Economics)
  • Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU) PhD scholarship

  • since 01/2019: DBU (Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt) PhD scholarship
  • 10/2016-01/2017: DAAD Exchange Student Scholarship
  • 10/2015-09/2016: Deutschlandstipendium Student Scholarship
  • 05/2011: School Award in Economics at JMF Secondary School for paper on "The effects of the German economic stimulus packages"