Dr. Daniel Engler

Post-doctoral Researcher

Dr. Daniel Engler
Henschelstr. 4
34127 Kassel
Building: K33
Room: 1110
Telephone: +49 561 804-2792
E-Mail: daniel.engler[at]uni-kassel[dot]de
Office Hours: Only with an appointment



Scientific Career

  • November 2023 – Present
    Post-doctoral researcher, Chair of Sustainable Finance, Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Kassel
  • May 2017 – Present
    Post-doctoral researcher, Unit Empirical Economic Research, Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Kassel
  • April 2016 – April 2017
    Student assistant, Unit Empirical Economic Research, Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Kassel


  • April 2017
    M.Sc. Business Studies (Information, Innovation and Management), University of Kassel
    Main focus: Econometrics, and Supply Chain Management
    Master's Thesis: "Mixed logit estimation of the willingness to pay for green electricity: The influence of religious identity priming on climate protection activities"
  • October 2015
    B.A. Business, University of Kassel
    Main focus: Business Informatics, Corporate Accounting, Taxation and Controlling
    Bachelor's Thesis: Tax optimization in internationally active groups by means of controlling systems, in particular transfer prices
  • Applied Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Behavioral Finance
  • Empirical Economic Research
  • Sustainable Finance

Current Research Projects

  • Erasmus+
  • Impact Preference Survey of Retail Investors
  • Sustainable Finance Research Platform (WPSF)


Dannenberg, A., Gutsche, G., Batzke, M.C.L., Christens, S., Engler, D., Mankat, F., Möller, S., Weingärtner, E., Ernst, A., Lumkowsky, M., von Wangenheim, G., Hornung, G., Ziegler, A., 2024. The Effects of Norms on Environmental Behavior. Review of Environmental Economics and Policy NN. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1086/727588
Engler, D., Gutsche, G., Simixhiu, A., Ziegler, A., 2023. On the relationship between corporate CO2 offsetting and pro-environmental activities in small- and medium-sized firms in Germany. Energy Economics 118, 106487. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eneco.2022.106487
Engler, D., Groh, E.D., Gutsche, G., Ziegler, A., 2021. Acceptance of climate-oriented policy measures under the COVID-19 crisis: an empirical analysis for Germany. Climate Policy 21, 1281–1297. https://doi.org/10.1080/14693062.2020.1864269