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Welcome to Professor Bernauer's group «International Political Economy».

We are based at the Center for Comparative and International Studies (CIS) and the Institute for Environmental Decisions (IED). Our research and teaching focuses on political and other conditions under which environmental and economic problems that extend beyond national borders can be solved.



New Publication in Environmental Politics

Zorzeta Bakaki and Thomas Bernauer's new publication in Environmental Politics asks: do global climate summits influence public awareness and policy preferences concerning climate change? Read more 


New Publication in Environmental Research Letters

An new article from Zorzeta Bakaki and Thomas Bernauer published in Environmental Research Letters ask to what extent the Brazilian public supports forest conservation and what factors influence support levels Read more 


New Publication in Politics and Governance

A new article in Politics and Governance by Thomas Bernauer, Liang Dong, Liam McGrath, Irina Shaymerdenova and Haibin Zhang examines how Chinese citizens view the shift in climate policy from the reciprocal approach characteristic of Kyoto to the Paris agreement’s internationally coordinated and monitored unilateralist approach. Read more 

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