Prof. Dr. Christoph Böhringer is Professor of Economic Policy at the University of Oldenburg. He studied Economic Engineering at the University of Karlsruhe and received his PhD in economics from the University of Stuttgart in 1995. Between 1995-1998 he supervised the research group "Energy Economics" at IER (Institute of Energy Economics), University of Stuttgart. Subsequently, he was Head of the research department "Environmental and Resource Economics, Environmental Management" at the Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim (1999-2007). In 2002, he received his habilitation and venia legendi in economics from the University of Regensburg. In 2004, he has been appointed as a Full Professor at the University of Heidelberg. His research focuses on the impact analysis of environmental, energy, and trade policies. He has widely published in peer-reviewed international journals on these topics.