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Prof. Dr. Astrid Dannenberg

Chairholder
Address University of Kassel
Department of Environmental and Behavioral Economics
Untere Königsstraße 71
34117 Kassel

Postal address:
Nora-Platiel-Straße 4
34109 Kassel
Room 3110
Telephone +49 561 804-3758
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Curriculum Vitae

Astrid Dannenberg is Professor of Environmental and Behavioral Economics at the University of Kassel. Her research focuses on human decision making, the drivers and barriers of cooperation, and how institutions can be designed to promote cooperation. Astrid received her MA in economics at the University of Mannheim and her PhD at the Otto-von-Guericke-University of Magdeburg. She previously was a Research Fellow at the Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim, the University of Gothenburg, and Columbia University in New York City. In 2014, she was awarded an ERC Starting Grant by the European Research Council for her research project “Human Cooperation to Protect the Global Commons” (HUCO). Astrid has served as Council Member of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economics (EAERE) from 2016 to 2019 and is an Editorial Board Member of the journals Economic Inquiry and Environmental and Resource Economics. She has been appointed as a Visiting Professor at the University of Gothenburg from 2020 to 2022.