Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Ralph holds a MSc of Physics and MSc and PhD in Economics from the University of Heidelberg (Germany). He completed a 2 year post-doctoral Marie Curie Fellowship at Keele University (UK) and a post-doctoral position at ETH Zurich. Since 2013 Ralph has been an Associate Professor at the University of Bern (having previously been an Assistant Professor from 2009 until 2013).
International environmental agreements and non-cooperative climate policy Technological and structural change in the mitigation of climate change Adaptation to extreme weather events Discounting in long-run decisions Natural resource management and development Endogenous lifetime and growth