Xi Sun

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Xi
Sun
Country: 
China
Intake year: 
2019
Program: 
BSE
Affiliation: 
Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung
Research Interests: 
Climate Policy, Sustainable Finance, Environmental and Resource Economics, Sustainable Development
CV & Detailed Research Interests: 
Sun Xi joined the BSE as a Ph.D. student in 2019. Before joining BSE, she worked for the Sino-German cooperation on climate change at GIZ China in Beijing. She obtained her master degree in Economics at the University of Bonn and bachelor degrees respectively in International Business and Economics at the University of Magdeburg as well as in Public Finance at Xiamen University (China). Beyond study, she interned at the UN Climate Change Secretariat as a research assistant on preventive climate adaptation measures and their potential to reduce economic lost. Her master thesis modeled and analyzed solutions for the principal-agent problem in climate adaptation induced by the public bailout policy of central government which results in the underinvestment in preventive measures.
Degree: 
M.Sc. Economics
Former University: 
University of Bonn