Julian Röckert

Doctoral Researcher

Julian is a development economist. He is a PhD student at PIK´s Research Department II (Climate Resilience) and member of the FutureLab Inequality, Human Well-Being and Development. His research interests include long-term socio-economic consequences of climate change as well as climate adaptation strategies on the household and community level.




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

Julian completed a BSc in International Economics at the Eberhard Karl University of Tübingen and a MSc in Economics from Freie University Berlin. Additionally, he holds an MA in Art and Politics from Goldsmiths College, London. Before starting his PhD at PIK, he worked as an intern at the Mexican office of the KfW Development Bank. He also worked as a research assistant at the University of Tübingen and the Leibniz Institute for Economic Research (RWI) in the Department for Sustainability and Governance.

Roeckert, J. & Kraehnert, K. (2021) Extreme weather events and internal migration: Evidence from Mongolia. Economics of Disasters and Climate Change.

PhD scholarship awarded by the German Academic Foundation Cusanuswerk (since 2020)