Samuel Fischer

Research Unit Environment and Society
Department of Economics

Helmholtz Centre
for Environmental Research − UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

phone: +49 341 6025 1680

S. Fischer

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Research Interests

  • Economic valuation, esp. (deliberative) choice modelling
  • Climate change adaptation & mitigation
  • Biodiversity economics & ecosystem services
  • Environmental & resource economics
  • Sustainable development

Curriculum Vitae

since 2022

Researcher at the Department of Economics, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ), Leipzig


Semester abroad at Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest

2019 – 2022

Master’s degree program Empirical Economics and Policy Advice (M.Sc.) at Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, focus: empirical economics (Master thesis: “The economic and ecological impact of student semester tickets for public transportation”)

2019 – 2022

Research assistant at the Biodiversity Economics working group, German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv), Leipzig


Internship at the German Environment Agency (UBA), Dessau-Roßlau

2016 – 2019

Bachelor’s degree program Economics and Business Administration (B.Sc.) at Leipzig University