Team Kassel

Dr. Simone Claar (Junior research group leader): She is in charge of the research group GLOCALPOWER at Kassel University. Research focus: Comparative capitalism, International Political Economy, Green and African Capitalism, Trade  and Development, Political Economy of South Africa, Zambia. More here.

Carsten Elsner: Research Associate. Research areas: Political Economy of Energy Transition, Green Finance and Standardization Processes, EU Taxonomy, Narrative Discourse Analysis and Discourse Coalitions. More here.

Manuel Neumann: Research Associate. Research areas: Critical Political Economy, Energy Markets in the global South, Global Energy Governance, Emerging Markets. More here.


Ellie Gunesch: Project Administration; coordinates various processes in the GLOCALPOWER-Project and is responsible for finances, publication management, personnel administration and travel planning, a.o. More here.

Nomaswazi Mthombeni: Research Assistance, more t.b.a.


Team Hamburg

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