Dr. Oliver Richters

Postdoctoral Researcher

Oliver Richters is a postdoctoral researcher in the Energy Systems Group. His work is focused on climate risk management in the financial sector.

He received a M.Sc. in Physics and a Ph.D. in Economics at Carl von Ossietzky University in Oldenburg. He worked on dynamical system theory, out-of-equilibrium models (Stock-Flow Consistent Models, General Constrained Dynamics Models) and the role of justice and economic growth for the sustainability transformation.


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


  • B.Sc. in Physics, Technical University Darmstadt, 2010
  • M.Sc. in Physics, Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, 2015
  • Dr. rer. pol. in Economics, Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, 2020

For more information, see www.oliver-richters.de.

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