Svenja Fluhrer

Doctoral Researcher

Doctoral researcher, Assisting Households to Adapt to Climate Change

Svenja Fluhrer is a development economist and member of the FutureLab Inequality, Human Well-Being and Development.


Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam

Svenja studied Economics at the University of Erfurt and International Development Studies at Philipps University Marburg. Before starting her PhD at PIK, she worked as an intern at the African Climate and Development Initative at the University of Cape Town. Her research focuses on the impact of extreme weather events on human well-being. The geographical focus is Mongolia.

  • Development Economics
  • Socio-economic implications of climate change
  • Applied Micro-Economics & Econometrics